Clean Technology & India

Joseph, Nelvin
February 2011
Siliconindia;Feb2011, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p28
The article focuses on the emergence of clean technology in India. It mentions that a technology cell within the Information Technology (IT) department or Industries department in the country should setup a technology cell in the country as an approach to provide data on clean technologies, which is an emerging sector in India. It adds that 300 million dollars was guaranteed by the International Finance Corporation (IFC) for the developments of renewable energy project.


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