Monthly Archives: October 2014

Maxximo Electric – Van, School Bus & Truck

The year 2014 is coming to and end and pretty soon the Electric variant of the Mahindra Maxximo Van, School Bus and Truck is expected to make its entry. It’s been too long in the waiting and I was expecting it to be released around Diwali 2014. Do note that the Diesel variant had already been running around since 2010 but now I expect it to, finally, make landfall within the next 6 months…bole tho…by December 2014 or maximum by March 2015.

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Solar Panels… pumping life back

Water water everywhere not a drop to drink” is a quote that fits perfectly on India. With an average rainfall of 1,083mm and 306 rivers… India has enough freshwater to fulfill all its needs.
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जीवन वापस पंप करे… सोलर पैनलों

This is my attempt to translate in Hindi using Google Translate…wonder how far it succeeded?
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“हर जगह जल पानी पीने के लिए नहीं” एक उद्धरण है जो पूरी तरह से भारत पर फिट बैठता है 1,083 मिमी और 306 नदियों की औसत वर्षा के साथ … भारत में सभी जरूरतों को पूरा करने के लिए पर्याप्त मीठे पानी है।

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Solar Energy and Solar Thermal Cooking

Thursday, January 15, 2015: (Bhayander): The Bhayander based NGO, Keshav Srushti, in a bid to spread awareness on solar cooking, will be gathering students from 500 schools across Mumbai to cook solar-powered dishes. Keshav Srushti has been accredited by the Guinness Book of World Records for having conducted the largest solar oven cooking class in January 2014 with 3,639 participants from 62 schools. Invigorated by the success, the NGO has announced an annual Maha Suryakumbh on January 15, 2015. This coming workshop is aiming to reach 25,000, and possibly even more, school students. More information…

Most significant solar cooking projects

Worlds Largest Solar Cooking Class08:33

Worlds Largest Solar Cooking Class

2,044 middle school students learn to prepare lunch with solar cooking.

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Recharge 70 % in two minutes and last more than 20 years..

Recharge 70 % in two minutes and last more than 20 years… almost the lifetime of your car!!!

Now that is life time Guarantee…

Researchers at Nanyang Technology University recently created a new kind of battery that charges super fast and has a shelf life of 20 years.

The ultra-fast batteries can charge 70 percent in only two minutes and don’t need to be replaced every few years. The batteries will work for more than 20 years, a timeframe that’s nearly 10 times longer than the typical lithium-ion battery.

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Upcoming Battery Technology

A broad range of different electrochemical systems and battery technologies exist today.

There are currently four battery families dominating the automotive and industrial battery market:

The selection of one of these technologies depends on application requirements regarding performance, life, safety and cost.

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