No doubt that CFL bulbs will save you money on your electricity bills in the long run, but they cost 10 times more than a regular bulb. The government should promote CFL’s by giving a heavy subsidy on it and thus make it cheaper to buy for the common man. Ad’s like the below will [...]
Yesterday was Earth Day and there was a article in the newspaper urging everyone to switch of their lights in the evening for 1 hour. Believe it or not, I did it for 3 hours! Well… here’s the catch, i did not do it myself… actually i had nothing to do with it at all. [...]
WWF has designated tomorrow as the Earth Hour (28th of March). Tomorrow between 8:30 and 9:30 PM people from over 1500 cities will turn off their lights as a statement against Global Warming. Check out EarthHour.in for more info. Also have a look at the Official Earth Hour 2009 video below.
For once the Indian Railways is taking an environmentally friendly initiative. The Integral Coach Factory (ICF) in Chennai will be powered by Windmills. Suzlon Energy which has been awarded the project will be manufacturing 7 Windmills at the cost of Rs. 60 Cr. The most fertile paces for harvesting the wind energy have been short [...]
Correct me if i am wrong, if i use electricity units as per the guideline i get a whopping discount of Rs. 1 wow.. i am already saving money! Subsidy of Rs. 1 will be provide to those domestic consumers who are using 150 units/month (September, October, November, February, March and April) and upto 200 [...]
If rising electricity bills are bothering you, Switch to electrical appliances with BEE (Bureau of Energy Efficiency) label. You can reduce your electricity bills and help India to increase the availability of electivity for more people, simply by buying Refrigerators, ACs & Tubelights that bear BEE’s Star-Rated Energy Efficiency Labels. – The BEE Star Energy [...]
India, no doubt would have the highest number of beggars in the country, no wonder our politicians and bureaucrats are taking a tip from them… or is it the other way round? Check out MLA Mukesh Sharma in action… i wonder how much would he have collected for the day
Delhi had a power shortage every year in the summer, this has been a tradition for decades so much so that i could quite easily call it a summer festival Hindustan Times came out with a full page information section on electricity situation, what to do, what not to do and how to save electricity. [...]