Solar: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
Indian Railways to become Net Zero Carbon Emission Mass Transportation Network by 2030
Published: July 6, 2020
Indian Railways is to utilize solar energy and become a complete “Green Mode of Transportation” by 2030. Highlights The present demand of the Indian Railways is to be fulfilled by the solar projects being deployed. In order to achieve this, the Indian Railways have already floated tenders for 2 GW of solar projects on unutilized ..
Month: Current Affairs - July, 2020
Category: India Nation & States Current Affairs
New Code by Indian Scientists to study magnetosphere of the earth
Published: May 2, 2020
The Indian Scientists at the Indian Institute of Geomagnetism has developed fluid simulation code to study electric field structure in the magnetosphere of the earth. Significance The study will help to plan the future space missions. The study will also lead to control fusion experiments to fulfill ever-expanding energy demands of humanity. Highlights The scientists ..
Month: Current Affairs - May, 2020
Category: Science & Technology Current Affairs
Pranav R Mehta becomes first Indian to head Global Solar Council (GSC)
Published: January 10, 2019
Pranav R Mehta has become the first Indian to head the Global Solar Council (GSC) on 01 January 2019. He is a visionary in the field of Solar Energy and the chairman of National Solar Energy Federation of India (NSEFI). The GSC, founded in 2015, is an international non-profit association of the national, regional and ..