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Brazil Gov Releases Auction Dates for Electricity and Wind Power [01 Apr 2009]  
As part of the strategy to move away from the conventional energy dependence, Brazil will hold its first auction for wind-power projects on November 25 this year. According to sources, the first ever  ...More
Tags: brazil     wind power     electricity    
Sandstorms Shrink UAE’s Solar Power Generation [10 Aug 2009]  
The solar power production at the first and largest solar power plant of the UAE and the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region has been hit badly due to last week’s extreme sandstorm conditions.  ...More
Tags: UAE     solar power     PV     MENA    
Biomass Power Plants Feared to Create Deserts [08 Oct 2009]  
Hundreds of biomass power plants, those operational and under construction, are exponentially increasing the demand for wood, and are likely to trigger industrialized plantation of trees. A sudden inc  ...More
Tags: Biomass Power Plant     Latin America     natural gas    
Unproductive Rubber Tree Rejuvenation a Success in Liberia [25 Jun 2010]  
An initiative to make use of old rubber trees by a Canadian renewable energy firm in Liberia is reaping rich dividends to the country’s economy. The project is reported to have helped the farmers to g  ...More
Tags: Liberia     Renewable Power     Wood     Electricity    
Indo-Bhutan Power Trade to Reciprocally Obviate Dearth [09 Jul 2010]  
India's plan to create over $1bn sovereign-backed fund to boost trade and investment for domestic power utilities in South Asia will largely benefit Bhutan to fund its power distribution projects to i  ...More
Tags: Bhutan     Renewable     Power Generation     India    
SMEs seek GST implementation, uniform VAT rates [07 Feb 2011]  
IIA an apex body of Micro, small and medium enterprises has sought GST implementation and uniform VAT rates across all states.

Here are the key demands:

Government proposes to introdu  ...More
Tags: IIA    Empowered Committee    SAT    Turn over tax    Surcharge    Additional Surcharge