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Pune’s First Energy offers a biofuel thats 30% cheaper than LPG

The Business Standard has an article about Pune-based company First Energy, whose product, a stove that called “Oorja” that uses biomass based fuel, is marketed to restaurants as an alternative to LPG that is more environmentally friendly and is claimed … Continue reading

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UK’s largest bio-ethanol plant opens – using cleantech from Pune’s Praj

According to a press release by Pune’s Praj Industries, UK’s Vivergo Fuels Ltd, a joint venture between AB Sugar, BP, & DuPont, has officially opens the UK’s largest bioethanol plant, which is designed to use 1.1 million tonnes of feed-grade … Continue reading

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GE to expand its $200M wind turbines / aircraft engines plant in Chakan #Pune

GE Vice Chairman John Rice spoke to the media on Friday about their plans to expand their manufacturing facilities in Chakan near Pune. Excerpt: Rice said the company has been very successful in manufacturing engineering products at Chakan. Therefore, it … Continue reading

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KPIT Cummins gets Wall Street Journal Technology Innovation award

According to this website, Pune’s KPIT Cummins has won a prestigious award from Wall Street Journal for its green technology: KPIT Cummins has been awarded the prestigious Wall Street Journal Technology Innovation Award for their commitment in incorporating green and … Continue reading

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General Electric (GE) Opens New Wind Turbine Manufacturing Facility in Pune

GE, one of the worlds largest companies, has opened a new wind turbine manufacturing plant in Pune, reports the Economic Times Excerpts: There are around 5,000 people in [GE] India who would create products that are meant for the Indian … Continue reading

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Tata Power to develop a floating solar power plant in Pune

Tata Power, in association with an Australian power company, is planning on developing a floating solar power station in one of the lakes near Pune. This will be the first such power plant in India, reports DNA Why water? Floating … Continue reading

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