India passes world’s first corporate responsibility law

August 20, 2013 by  
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The law requires large Indian firms to spend a portion of their profits on sustainability initiatives, such as solar panels.

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How to navigate the maze of materiality definitions

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With three reporting initiatives talking about materiality in different ways, what's a company to do?

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Ceramatec’s new battery could power your house for pennies per KWh

April 12, 2010 by  
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Eco Factor: Inexpensive battery developed for use with on-site power generators. One of the major reasons we don’t see people opting for off-grid systems such as solar and wind generators is the high cost of batteries that are required to store all that power for low wind or sun periods. Scientists at Ceramatec have developed a new kind of deep-storage battery that when coupled with solar and wind generators can power your entire home at the rate of pennies per KWh.

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Rice Husks & Biomass Gasification Provide Power for Rural Indians

November 20, 2009 by  
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Rice = food and electricity at the same time… photo: ya po guille via flickr. One solution for getting clean electricity to the 440-some million people in rural India who currently don’t have grid power (or any power…) is to build wind farms, solar power plants, or use some decentralized but still tech-heavy option such as solar panels

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