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Breakthrough Technologies of 2013 from MIT Tech Review

via @MIT Tech Review This brilliant post from MIT’s technology review describes ten new technologies that are designed to address some of the most frustrating, intractable problems we face. Here are introductions to just a few: 1. Deep Learning: This … Continue reading

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Dreaming Up Solutions for a Post-Grid World

We know that there is a looming power crisis. We know that there is an environmental crisis. We know that there is a world of remarkable new innovations and technologies that can solve both. And yet, we know the uptake … Continue reading

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Revolutionize Agriculture with Solar Power

Greenpeace came up with a brilliant initiative of the installations of solar based irrigation system at Purnea & Vaishali districts of Bihar. Looking at the poor irrigation facilities due to unavailability of electric supply and availability of abundant sunshine in … Continue reading

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An Innovation that Changed People’s Life

An innovative idea changed many lives in the country of Bangladesh where people did not have access to electricity or telephone, and the nearest health-care facility was hours away. Education in such a situation remained a dream. Shidhulai Swanirvar Sangstha, … Continue reading

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Sustainable Power Generation

Despite a sea change in rural connectivity and the dramatic unfolding of a mobile revolution in India over this past decade, the number of households with access to electricity remains dismally low. The conventional grid is unable to meet the … Continue reading

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Ahmedabad Public Buildings Go Solar

Three public buildings in Ahmedabad have decided to lead by example by turning to solar power for their daily energy needs. Times of India reports: Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation will have its south zone office in Maninagar, Memco sports complex and … Continue reading

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