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KP planes to shift over 4000 mosques to solar energy

KP planes shifting over 4000 mosques to solar energy

Provincial govt aims to resolve load-shedding issue through renewable energy Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pervez Khattak has  approved his government’s proposal of converting 4000 mosques on solar energy throughout the province. Pakhtunkhwa government aims to resolve the problem of load-shedding  through converting mosques to renewable energy across the province. KP government has allocated appropriate amount of annual budget 2017-18 for solarizing ... Read More »

Get ready to view 2017 total Solar eclipse online

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Watch America’s total solar eclipse move for the first time in nearly a century via live stream The August 21 total solar eclipse is a rare event as it will be the first total solar eclipse in the contiguous United States since 1979. The eclipse will be visible in the US for the first time after almost a century. It’s the ... Read More »

Pakistan’s visionary entrepreneur to introduce rechargeable Batteries for Cars and Phones

Pakistan's visionary entrepreneur to introduce rechargeable Batteries for Cars and Phones

Waseem Ashraf Qureshi first time in Pakistan introduced UPS in 1984 A visionary Pakistani electronics engineer and entrepreneur has now come up with the innovative idea to launch rechargeable Batteries for electric cars, rickshaws and mobile phones. This inventor and entrepreneur is Waseem Ashraf Qureshi who is continually researching to develop innovative solutions for tomorrow’s complex problems. Waseem Ashraf has ... Read More »

China now powered by world’s largest floating solar plant

China now powered by world’s largest floating solar plant

China’s floating solar plant left behind floating farms in India and Australia The largest floating solar power plant in the world just officially went operational in China. The floating termed as the Chinese government’s latest achievement in its ongoing effort to lead the world in renewable energy adoption. Floating plant is Located in the city of Huainan, Chinese province Anhui, an area ... Read More »

Pakistan’s Engineering University shifts to environment-friendly solar energy

Pakistan’s Engineering University moved to environment-friendly energy

Usman Institute of Technology, Karachi has installed about 198 solar panels of 320 Watts producing a total of 60kW A private sector higher education institute ‘Usman Institute of Technology Karachi’ became Pakistan’s premium technology institution, shifted to solar power to effectively meet the institute’s increasing electricity needs. UIT kicked off energy conservation drive in August of last year. About 198 solar ... Read More »

Sky Electric brings smart energy system to Pakistan

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Sky Electric unveils the first environment-friendly Smart Energy System in Pakistan SkyElectric, a US-based company, has launched its smart energy system in Pakistan with an aim to provide affordable and sustainable clean solar energy. Sky Electric aims to addresses the power challenges faced by the country through the renewable source of energy. The Smart Energy System (SES) combines the technology with ... Read More »

Pakistan gets $325 million from ADB for Hydro and Solar Power Projects

Pakistan gets $325 million from ADB for Hydro and Solar Power Projects

Pakistan and Asian Development Bank sign $325 million loan agreement for clean energy. The Asian Development Bank (ADB) will provide 325 million dollars to Pakistan for micro hydro power projects in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and solar power projects in the Punjab. Pakistan government and Asian Development Bank (ADB) have signed a loan agreement of $325 million to target off-grid areas of ... Read More »

Tesla is powering an entire island in American Samoa with solar energy

Tesla is powering an entire island in American Samoa with solar energy

The island of Ta’u, located more than 400 miles off the coast of the Western U.S., is now entirely powered by solar energy, thanks to Tesla and SolarCity. Tesla and SolarCity, the recently merged companies announced a major solar project without taking more time, where they will be powering an entire island with solar energy. The island of Ta’u in ... Read More »

World’s first solar panel road opens in France

World's first 'solar panel road' opens in France

France unveils world’s first solar panel road in Normandy village The village of Tourouvre-au-Perche in Normandy, France, changed the trend of solar paneling from the roof to the street by inaugurating the world’s first solar panel road. French State minister Ecology Ségolène Royal inaugurated 1km or 0.6-mile road in the small village of Normandy. Road is covered with solar panels ... Read More »

Electric Company Tesla officially merges with SolarCity

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Tesla officially acquires SolarCity as shareholders of both Musk’s companies approved the deal last week by wide margins Tesla Motors Inc. completed its $2.6 billion acquisition of SolarCity, a company spokesperson confirmed. The deal unites two of Elon Musk’s companies, enabling the billionaire to sell both electric cars and solar roofs to his customers under one corporate brand. The company ... Read More »

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