Power demand-supply position of the state of Maharashtra

Maharashtra is the largest power generating state in India with installed electricity generation capacity of 26,838 MW (As on 31st August 2012). Maharashtra constitutes 13% of the total installed electricity generation capacity in India which is mainly from  fossil fuels such as coal and natural30

5 Wacky Alternative Forms of Energy

We all know that alternative energy is a hot topic for the future. Fossil fuels won’t last forever, so what new options does the world of science and technology have lined up for us? Here is a look at five of the wackier forms of30

Green Building

Green Home: Make your Home Environment Friendly

Global warming has become such a sensitive issue that  awareness for the same has spread rapdily all over the word. In order to save the planet, there are several measures also being taken which will definitely be beneficial in spreading the message further. Of all30

Why I’m in favour of GM crops…

Let me confess beforehand. I am completely in favour of GM (genetically modified) crops so if anybody feels this article is a bit biased and one sided, then so be it. You are free to write a counterview and I will publish it without edits.30

CBD – COP 11 at Hyderabad

The road to Hyderabad was marred by economic recessions but it nevertheless ended on a positive note. It is imperative that nations do not follow the excuse of economic strains in reducing their commitments towards protection of biodiversity and mitigation of climate change issues. India30

Solar technologies- way forward

Continued from part 8 (This is a series of articles on the various technologies that can be employed to trap the sun’s energy. This is the 9th and final part of the series.) Concentrated solar power has the inherent advantage that comes with solar power30

Solar Pond

Continued from part 7 (This is a series of articles on the various technologies that can be employed to trap the sun’s energy. This is the 8th part of the series.) A solar pond is also another type of solar collector which is used for30

Eco tourism destinations- Telineelapuram, Andhra Pradesh

It is a very well maintained bird sanctuary in Andhra Pradesh. No direct buses are available from Visakhapatnam so it is a good idea to start early in the morning in order to have sufficient time with you. The nearest zila headquarters is Srikakulam. It30