Kitty Hawk Flyer (Backed By Google’s Larry Page) Takes Flight

Autonomous Vehicles Published on April 29th, 2017 by Nicolas Zart 0 April 29th, 2017 by Nicolas Zart  And another vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) aircraft takes to the sky, this one being Silicon Valley’s much lauded Kitty Hawk, which is backed by Google’s Larry Page. But this VTOL likes to tag along the “flying car” moniker … Read more

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If India meets renewables target, no more coal power needed after 2027 - Economic Times

Economic Times If India meets renewables target, no more coal power needed after 2027Economic TimesOn the other hand, investing in renewables brings environmental benefits like reduced pollution while creating employment opportunities. Therefore, renewable energy has the potential to solve the energy trilemma of ensuring energy security, energy … and more …read more

Musk Talks About Tesla Semi, More Gigafactories, and Electric Roller Skates

Autonomous Vehicles Published on April 29th, 2017 by Steve Hanley 0 April 29th, 2017 by Steve Hanley  It’s not easy following the Pope on stage, but if anyone can pull it off, it’s Elon Musk. He was in Vancouver on Friday to participate in the annual international TED conference and took advantage of the occasion … Read more

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If India meets renewable energy target, no additional coal power will be needed till 2027

By Mukta Patil As the prospects for coal-generated electricity recede globally, India is one of the last bastions of the world’s oldest, dirtiest energy source–coal–although construction of new coal-fired power plants is faltering. Representational image. Agencies From January 2016 to January 2017, development of coal-fired power capacity fell around the world–pre-construction activity dropped 48%, start … Read more

Andhra Pradesh refrains from setting up new thermal power plants till 2022

CHENNAI: In a bid to generate clean energy, the state government has decided to stop permitting new thermal power plants in Andhra Pradesh until 2022, said principal secretary for energy Ajay Jain. Addressing a press conference here on Friday, he said: “Central Electricity Authority (CEA) has directed the states to encourage renewable energy rather than … Read more

If India meets renewable energy target, no additional coal power will be needed till 2027 - Firstpost

Firstpost If India meets renewable energy target, no additional coal power will be needed till 2027FirstpostIn India, as of February 2017, at least 15 coal-based thermal power projects with an aggregate capacity of 18,420 MW (18.42 GW) were stalled due to financial reasons, the power ministry told the Lok Sabha (lower house of Parliament) on … Read more

Andhra Pradesh refrains from setting up new thermal power plants till 2022 - The New Indian Express

The New Indian Express Andhra Pradesh refrains from setting up new thermal power plants till 2022The New Indian ExpressIndia’s renewable energy target by 2022 is 175 gigawatts of which 1 lakh MW should be generated from solar and 60,000 MW from wind energy and the balance is from biomass, he explained. Following the same, AP … Read more