Tags: IIT Delhi

IIT Delhi is now greener than ever reducing carbon footprint by 50 percent

IIT Delhi, an Institution of Eminence has achieved another milestone by becoming the first Central Government funded Technical Institute to reduce its carbon footprint by more than 50%. The institute recently signed bilateral power purchase contract with a hydro power generator in the state of Himachal Pradesh for 2 MW through PTC India Ltd., as […]

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Geliose Mobility an IIT Delhi incubated startup’s electric scooter has running cost of 20 paise per km

Geliose Mobility, an IIT Delhi incubated startup, has launched ‘HOPE’, an electric scooter.With running cost around 20 Paisa/km, HOPE is a perfect fit for cost effective delivery and local commute. The vehicle falls under exemption category with a top speed of 25 km/hr and does not require driving license or registration for driving on the […]

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WATCH: CERCA retrofitted Volkswagen Beetle (1948 model) into an electric car

Centre of Excellence for Research on Clean Air (CERCA), an academic think tank and research centre at IIT Delhi for clean air, last year in November launched its maiden initiative on electric mobility with the retrofitting of an old vintage Beetle car of 1948 model into an electric vehicle. Now CERCA has shared the video […]

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IIT Delhi researchers generate clean fuel hydrogen fuel at low cost

A steep rise in global energy demand in the 21st century, combined with the necessity to curb greenhouse gas emissions, have driven researchers to look for cleaner and greener energy sources as alternatives. An IIT Delhi research group under the supervision of Prof. Sreedevi Upadhyayula, Prof. Ashok N. Bhaskarwar and Prof. Anupam Shukla from the […]

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CERCA launches initiative to convert all old cars into electric vehicles

Centre of Excellence for Research on Clean Air has been established at IIT Delhi to promote research and actions to reduce Air pollution. Centre of Excellence for Research on Clean Air (CERCA), an academic think tank and research centre at IIT Delhi for clean air, launched its maiden initiative on electric mobility with the retrofitting […]

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IIT-Delhi is looking for international experts in EV to boost CART

IIT-Delhi is reportedly looking out for international electric vehicle experts to boost its Centre for Automotive Research and Tribology (CART). IIT-Delhi’s director V Ramgopal Rao speaking to TOI said that the institute is looking to recruit professionals from the US in the newly-formed department along with industry experts. He said “We will be sending a […]

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ReNew Power Awards Winners of EnvironmenD at Tryst 2018, IIT Delhi

ReNew Power Ventures Pvt. Ltd. one of India’s leading renewable energy companies, announced the winners of the EnvironmenD: Cleaning our Air & Water contest at Tryst 2018, the Annual Technical Festival of Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Delhi. This ReNew Power-led initiative invited participants to submit disruptive technology-based solutions on ‘Avoiding or mitigating emissions that […]

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India Hosts Mission Innovation Smart Grids Workshop

The Mission Innovation (MI) Smart Grid Challenge is holding the Second MI Smart Grid Innovation Workshop at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) – Delhi on 16 -19 November 2017. In order to combat the growth of green house gas emission, the world is fast moving to the increased use of renewable energy sources.  However, there is increased […]

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