Draft policy on rooftop solar power generation favours Delhi’s private discoms, say experts

Delhi’s power regulator has called for public feedback on a policy that will allow consumers to use solar panels to generate electricity at their homes and also sell excess power if any. The draft proposal on net metering, posted on the Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission’s (DERC) website, is open for

A greenhouse gas 7,100 times more harmful than CO2 discovered

It is a manmade chemical used in electronic equipment industry Scientists from University of Toronto claim to have discovered a greenhouse gas that is 7,100 times more potent than carbon dioxide (CO2). “Perfluorotributylamine or PFTBA stays in the atmosphere for a very long time and has a very high radiative

Testing cervical cancer made easy

New device called AV Magnivisualizer will assist initial screening; can operate on battery in remote areas The device, named AV Magnivisualizer, will cost Rs. 10,000 and is equipped to work on a 12-volt portable rechargeable battery, requiring no electricity, making it suitable for nearly any remote setting. (Photo: ICMR) The