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Friday, September 17, 2021



Bitcoin uses more electricity than many countries. How is that possible?

September 14, 2021 12:23 pm

For the foreseeable future, Bitcoin’s energy consumption is likely to remain volatile for as long as its price does.

Easing the electricity distributor’s burden

July 15, 2021 7:00 pm

Allowing discoms to leave end-of-tenure PPAs will accelerate retirement of ageing coal plants

A new device could turn your sweat into electricity

July 15, 2021 1:53 pm

The team found that when worn for 10 hours of sleep, the device was able to collect 400 millijoules of energy.

After acing learning outcomes, Nagaur now brings electricity to all rural schools

March 16, 2021 10:18 am

Almost a given in most urban schools, the luxury of electricity had eluded almost half the total 2,167 rural primary and upper primary (up to Class 5 and 8) schools in Nagaur, a central district in Rajasthan, for several decades.

Electricity dept disconnects street lights in Chandigarh villages

September 30, 2020 11:52 am

“I have asked the executive engineer concerned to check if the bills were pending before we took over the villages. If not, he has been asked to take necessary action,” said the civic body chief engineer, Shailender.

Protect your home from electrical mishaps with these tips

September 03, 2020 3:50 pm

Make sure that timely maintenance of household electrical wiring is done along with those of the appliances

Amid coronavirus pandemic, Earth Hour today from 8.30pm to 9.30pm; all you need to know

March 28, 2020 11:56 am

People from across the world have been urged to join the climate movement from their homes via a digital livestream.

India's annual electricity demand grows at slowest pace in 6 years

January 15, 2020 10:22 am

Electricity demand is seen as an important indicator of industrial output in the country and a sustained decline could mean a further slowdown in the economy.

Spiders can fly hundreds of miles with the help of the electric fields on Earth

October 01, 2019 6:16 pm

Scientists at the University of Bristol have shown that spiders can sense the electric field of the Earth, and use it for launching themselves into the air.

Novel device creates electricity from snowfall

April 16, 2019 3:49 pm

The device called snow-based triboelectric nanogenerator, or snow TENG, generates charge through static electricity, produces energy from the exchange of electrons.