‘events’ 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 […]

Unique Biodiversity Walk with Dr. Erach Bharucha

A unique bio-diversity walk in the Western Ghats, exclusively for PuneCleanTech enthusiasts by one of the most renowned experts on Indian Biodiversity!

Probiotics in CleanTech

Dr. Pillai, a highly renowned authority on Probiotics, has graciously agreed to enlighten us on ‘Probiotics in Cleantech’.  We all know Probiotics: these are helpful micro-organisms that help various animal processes.  Our knowledge and awareness (OK, mine!  Let me just speak for myself here) of probiotics has been limited to the supplements and other health […]

PuneCleanTech Workshop: Pune Mirror Coverage

Shweta Kapur, a Pune Mirror reporter, was gracious enough to attend the recently concluded PuneCleanTech workshop on June 25th and wrote an interesting piece on it.  And yes, Prashant Savardekar from Cleantech systems has really developed a cow-washing machine!

“What The Heck is CleanTech?” with Dr. Balu Sarma, CTO Praj Matrix – April 17

We’re happy to announce that the kickoff presentation of PuneCleanTech will be by Dr. Balu Sarma (President and CTO of Praj Matrix, the world-class R&D initiative of Praj Industries) on Saturday, 17th April at 10am. We are indeed very fortunate to have an eminent technocrat like Dr. Sarma kickoff this new forum, enlightening us about […]