Sat, Mar

The funding challenge for energy efficiency

To escalate the energy efficiency movement, sector experts believe there is need for a separate funding mechanism in the country. This could possibly be in the form of a specialised bank or platform.

There was discussion during a recent CII meet on...

Read more: Green bucks to the rescue

Name of the company: Vivaan Solar

Set up in: August 2012

Based in: Gwalior, Haridwar and Bengaluru.

Founder: Amit Bansal (Director, Finance) and Mudit Garg (Director, Operations)

Funding received: Self funded, but open to venture capital funding.

What it does: Offers PV installation and...

Read more: The roof as focus

The gains through energy-efficient lights and appliances are showing

Energy efficiency is the new mantra when it comes to saving operational costs. This is because energy optimally used leads to cost reduction in the long run on inputs required to generate power. Ask Saurabh Kumar, Managing...

Read more: Let there be LED and more!

Biodegradable cards make a foray

To work towards combating climate change and promote sustainability, banks around the globe have been exploring various alternatives. Over the years they have come up with several possibilities that will green finance in the long run, with green bonds the most...

Read more: Greening plastic money

More Articles ...

Sign up via our free email subscription service to receive notifications when new information is available.