Current News: Volume VII, Issue 6, June 2022

Fri, 01/07/2022 - 09:30

Highlights

  • “Terms and conditions” that electricity consumers need to understand 
  • Floating solar plant and its technology - (Part 2)
  • Tangedco mulls exclusive electricity lines for agricultural connections 
  • India’s electricity shortages ease as wind and hydro output rises
  • Covid-19 slows progress toward universal energy access 
  • Consumer Focus - Electricity Ombudsman Order 
  • ECC Voice - Success story

Plus Publications/Regulations:

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Climate Change - Risks of pregnant women

Thu, 30/06/2022 - 12:55
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According to a paper published in The BMJ, for every #ClimateChange induced 1º C in temperature rise, pregnant women are exposed to a higher risk of suffering complications leading to the number of stillbirths and premature deliveries increasing by about 5% #ActOnClimate 

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Terracotta tiles for your roof

Wed, 29/06/2022 - 11:59
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Have you considered white reflective tiles instead of terracotta tiles for your roof. They’re a great way to keep cool!

#Summer #HeatWave #Temperature #EnergyEfficiency #SolarEnergy 

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Sustainable Transport - Metro Information System

Tue, 28/06/2022 - 12:33
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Have you found it difficult to choose the correct exit when using the Chennai Metro? Imagine then, how these difficulties are amplified in the case of persons with disabilities, those with poor literacy skills or those new to the city. Public transport information needs to be available in different mediums to serve our diverse communities.

#SustainableMobility #UrbanMobilityIndia #OneCityForAll #InclusiveCities #Accessibility #ChennaiMetro

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Road Safety - Road Crashes in India

Mon, 27/06/2022 - 11:46
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India saw a 2% increase in the number of road crashes involving two-wheelers despite the lower traffic volumes on roads in 2020. This highlights the vulnerability of two-wheeler riders, calls for better enforcement and road discipline.

#RoadSafety #RoadAccidents #StreetsforKids #SadakSurakshaJeevanRaksha #Responsibility #Driving #Transportation #SaferRoadsTamilNadu #SaferDrivers #ImplementMVAA

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