‘Energy’ Archive

InEnCy – The Energy Efficiency Business Plan Contest

IndiaCo Advisors, a Pune-based investment management firm has announced InEnCy, a business plan competition focusing on energy efficiency. Here is the pitch: Energy efficiency, a prime factor in India’s economic growth and sustenance, requires innovative ideas converging into practice. For the purpose of promoting Energy Efficiency ideas into viable business, IndiaCo Advisors Pvt. Ltd. is […]

Grass to Electricity: Talk by Santosh Gondhalekar

Next PuneCleanTech event is a talk by Mr. Santosh Gondhalekar, Director of Gangotri Eco Technologies, based in Pune.  Gangotri has developed a technology to get energy from elephant grass, which they believe is the answer to India’s energy needs. As always, the talk will be interesting and informative.  We will meet on 29th Jan at […]

Meet the BIG VC: Dr. Ajit Nazre from Kleiner Perkins

Hello Friends, I am very excited to invite you to a very rare opportunity to listen to Dr. Ajit Nazre, Partner at the most respected VC firm in the world: Kleiner Perkins Caufeld Byers (or KPCB for short).  This legendary VC firm has funded the likes of Google and boast of people such as General […]

New Talk: Solar Thermal Technologies: October 16th

Solar Thermal Technologies and Their Applications in Energy Generation and Industrial Process Heat. This is an enlightening talk organized by PuneCleanTech and delivered by one of the most renowned experts in this field: Dr. Shireesh B. Kedare

Solar House Decathlon in Europe

A bunch of universities and other organizations across the globe participated in 2010 Solar Decathlon in Europe, coming up with some stunning designs for solar-powered houses.  For all you architecture buffs (and the CleanTechies, of course), check out the innovative designs, shapes etc.  I remember that some team(s) from India had also participated but don’t […]

World Energy Statistics

“Did they, did they not?” “Will they, will they not?” “Should they, should they not?” You can’t really trust BP these days but on this one, i think we should. BP just published a statistical review of world energy (mostly conventional).  A few highlights (or lowlights, depending on your outlook): – Energy consumption in emerging […]