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A four year global collaboration to develop industrial solutions and new technologies for textile recycling


Today it is possible to mechanically recycle single fibre fabrics such as denim jeans and wool sweaters. However garments are very often made from a blend of different fibres to improve fit, style, comfort and longevity.  Used apparel of blended or unknown materials are either discarded in landfills, or downcycled into insulation, carpeting, and other low value applications. H&M Foundation is working with HKRITA to develop a series of research projects with a contribution of Euro 5.8 million. HKRITA will conduct the research and work to ... Read More »

Tata Elxsi’s FalconEye suite for integrated test automation and monitoring now incorporates artificial intelligence


FalconEye CPE is among the first in the market to support R4FCE / Bluetooth, addressing the needs of the point anywhere remote based CPEs, as well as 4K video resolution for UHD content. FalconEye Multiscreen addresses the need for OTT and multiscreen testing in today’s trending usage of TV, anywhere and everywhere. With FalconEye Multiscreen, Tata Elxsi also offers OTT Test Lab-as-a-Service that combines the option of setting up a remote lab for OTT / IPTV and other mobile applications that need to be tested on a few hundred devices for eve... Read More »

Sony Achieves Approximately 40%* Reduction in Global Greenhouse Gas Emissions


Sony Corporation ("Sony") today announced that it successfully achieved almost all of the 27 "Green Management 2015" group environmental mid-term targets which it set for the period spanning from fiscal 2011 through fiscal 2015. This includes an approximately 40% reduction in absolute greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions across its sites worldwide, compared to fiscal 2000 levels.Green Management 2015 is a set of environmental targets based on the Sony Group's "Road to Zero" environmental plan which aims for a zero environmental footprint by 2050. The... Read More »

Tata Power undertakes school infrastructure development initiative in Maval, Maharashtra


The objective of the initiative was to promote quality education and help enrich the learning environment of the children. The local schools of Maval were deprived of basic essentials which impacted the attendance of students and quality education in the schools. To correct this limitation, Tata Power took up the responsibility of building classrooms, toilet blocks and construction of drinking water tank. This initiative benefitted more than 2,875 school students, providing them a safer environment to learn and grow. Commenting on this initi... Read More »

TCS recognized as a leader in worldwide oil and gas professional services by IDC MarketScape


Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), (BSE: 532540, NSE: TCS) a leading global IT services, consulting and business solutions organization, today announced that it has been recognized as a ‘leader’ in the IDC MarketScape, Worldwide Oil and Gas Professional Services 2016 Vendor Assessment, (Doc # US40842116, August 2016) report. TCS was recognized for demonstrating strong capability in the upstream and downstream segment, bringing together its engineering, oil and gas, and IT and digital competencies. The report highlights TCS’ commitment to R&... Read More »

Alexey Miller holds conference call marking Oil and Gas Industry Workers Day


The meeting was broadcast live to 66 companies of Gazprom Group. The heads of Gazprom Dobycha Nadym, Gazprom Dobycha Yamburg, Gazprom Transgaz Nizhny Novgorod, and Gazprom Transgaz Tchaikovsky made operational performance reports at the meeting. Message delivered by Alexey Miller at conference call marking Oil and Gas Industry Workers Day Dear colleagues, Let me wish you a happy Oil and Gas Industry Workers Day. Gas and oil workers perform important duties with a high degree of responsibility. The gas and oil sectors affect Russia's ene... Read More »

Tata Power’s consumer base crosses the two-million mark


The increase in the consumer base in Mumbai was aided by the addition of 18,511 direct consumers to the company’s network and 42,157 changeover consumers in FY16 adding up to a total of 6,64,407 consumers. In FY16 Tata Power Delhi Distribution registered a consumer base of 15.15 lakh spanning an area of 510 sq km in northern and northwestern parts of Delhi. Speaking on this accomplishment, Anil Sardana, MD and CEO, Tata Power, stated, "The Tata Power family is humbled by the trust placed in us by our consumers. Our growing consumer base spea... Read More »

Tata Power’s generation capacity up by close to 9 percent in Q1 FY17 from Q1 FY16; achieves generation of 11,122 MU


Overall in Q1 FY17, company continued its robust operations with Maithon Power station generating 1,845 MU. Standalone generation for the quarter stood at 3,163 MU. Trombay Thermal Power generated 1,789 MU. Jojobera Thermal Power Station generated 698 MU and Haldia reported generation of 184 MU. Industrial Energy reported generation of 546 MU and TPREL, the renewable energy arm of Tata Power, generated 144 MU in Q1 that includes clean and green energy sources (wind and solar). Total consolidated generation stood at 11,122 MU. Commenting on t... Read More »

The Agua Machine Indiegogo Campaign is live


Clean water should be a right for every living person, yet water scarcity is increasingly becoming a problem due to population growth, poor management, and climate change. We want to be part of the solution to bring clean water to off grid areas. We have developed a solar powered water-from-air machine, the Agua Machine, and we are running an Indiegogo campaign to build some prototype units. Rapid industrialization, increasing agricultural use, and climate change have contributed to worldwide water shortages. From a WHO report in 2015, 1 in ... Read More »

Tata Power organises awareness session on government schemes for destitute women in Dherand and Shahapur villages in Maharashtra


The objective of this initiative was to sensitise the women in the villages, especially the widows about their rights, and enable them to enroll in government beneficiary schemes. A total of 42 self help group (SHG) members participated in the session which was followed by a form filling exercise. The attendees were informed about various schemes including National Assistance Schemes and pension schemes. Speaking on the initiative, Ashok Sethi, COO and ED, Tata Power, said “We, at Tata Power have always been committed to the well-being of ou... Read More »

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