Fiat 500e: The bosses don’t love it, but you will
May 11, 2013 at 20:08 | Source:
Recently, capitalists were scandalized when Fiat and Chrysler Group LLC Chairman Sergio Marchionne revealed that his company loses $10,000 apiece on the Fiat 500e, an electric retrofit of the wee-posh 500 built solely to satisfy California’s zero-...
DNA special: New project to tap country�s minerals
Sep 09, 2012 at 12:46 | Source:
The Geological Survey of India has set in motion an ambitious geo-chemical mapping project to identify reserves of Rare Earth s and other strategic minerals across India. The project is going to cover India s Obvious Geological Potential (OGP) area a...
Maine Takes Tidal Power to Next Level
Apr 30, 2012 at 04:21 | Source:
Maine’s Public Utilities Commission approved the first long-term deals for purchasing power from grid-connected a tidal energy plant for with ratepayer funds in the United States last week. The PUC’s approval will allow Bangor Hydro, CMP and Mai...
Hitachi unveils electric motor without 'rare earths'
Apr 11, 2012 at 20:07 | Source:
TOKYO: Japanese high-tech firm Hitachi Wednesday unveiled an electric motor that does not use "rare earths", aiming to cut costs and reduce dependence on imports of the scarce minerals from China. The prototype 11 kilowatt motor does not use magnets...
JSW group head Sajjan Jindal counting on Nirmal K Jain
Apr 10, 2012 at 12:02 | Source:
MUMBAI: He has helped the JSW Group set up a large steel company, a medium-scale power unit, and small infrastructure and cement entities. He nurtures his owner's personal wealth in stocks and real estate; and is a part of a council that is dividing...
Suzlon, Enercon, Regen Powertech lead the market
Apr 04, 2012 at 23:22 | Source:
The Hindu BusinessLine
Chennai, April 4: In 2011-12, which saw the addition of 3,163.43 MW of wind power capacity to the country, two home-grown companies — Suzlon and Regen Powertech — came among the top five suppliers, occupying No.1 and No.3 slots, accordin...
Regen Powertech bags Rs 468-cr Torrent order
Mar 23, 2012 at 01:26 | Source:
The Hindu BusinessLine
Chennai, March 22: Regen Powertech has won an order worth Rs 468 crore from Torrent Power for the supply of windmills for 75 MW. The Chennai-based company manufactures wind power turbines under a licence from the German company Vensys. A notable fea...
Outdoor Power Equipment Goes Gas-Free: Makes Way To Wind Energy
Feb 10, 2012 at 05:36 | Source:
You know the drill. The familiar buzzing sound of a weed wacker combined with either the smell of gasoline or that super long power cable that’s covered in grass shavings. Not any more. A father and son team, Matt Jore and Lincoln Jore, Core O...
Markets end lower third day, RIL down 3.5% - Rediff.com Business
Dec 29, 2011 at 18:03 | Source:
Money Rediff News Report
Shares ended lower amid a volatile trading session on Thursday, weighed down by weak global cues and a depreciating rupee, with index heavyweights Reliance Industries [ Get Quote ] and Infosys [ Get Quote ] leading the fall.The Sensex which touched a...
Siemens Digs Deeper into Distributed Power
Dec 16, 2011 at 15:01 | Source:
Siemens, the German industrial giant, is partnering with Boston, MA-based Eastern Wind Power on a pilot project exploring several small to micro-scale power generation systems. The pilot project will take place over the course of about six months at...