Electricity(Search results - 53)
India14, Dec 2019, 11:51 AM IST
Energy Conservation Day: Former ISRO employee recommends solar energy substitution for electricity in houses
Manjunath Gangadhar, a former ISRO employee and video journalist of a reputed media house, has come up with an initiative to convert solar energy into electricity. On World Energy Conservation Day, we take a look at his ideas and struggles he faced while coming up with the concept of Smart Sustain.
India6, Dec 2019, 7:22 PM IST
Going green: KSRTC sets up plastic bottle shredder at Bengaluru’s Majestic bus station
Fed up with the pile of used plastic bottles that are left behind by passengers at the Bengaluru city bus station (Majestic), Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) along with private firms, installed recycling plastic bottle crushing machine to tackle the plastic menace. In a day, the machine can shred 4,500 bottles per day
India22, Nov 2019, 5:51 PM IST
Bengaluru: Private companies caught wired up on trees, BBMP yet to pull them down
The NGT order to remove hanging high tension wires on trees and buildings seems to have been taken lightly and the BBMP is yet to take action against private companies who have shown a lackadaisical attitude
India4, Nov 2019, 10:57 AM IST
West Bengal: Researchers develop technology to source electricity from clothes in IIT Kharagpur
Researchers at IIT Kharagpur have developed a technology that sources electricity from clothes
NEWS1, Jul 2019, 4:53 PM IST
Residents protest over pending work in Bengaluru apartment; go powerless for 24 hours
Women in the apartment complex developed by Bengaluru Development Authority protested the placement of a transformer in the area where children play. The contractor cut electricity supply to the flats in the building, reports said.
NEWS24, Jun 2019, 2:03 PM IST
Bengaluru Traffic Police report: 341 pedestrian infrastructure interventions needed to ensure safety
Bengaluru Traffic Police have suggested measures that should be taken to eliminate the black spots identified in the city. This will have to be done with the help of agencies like the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike, Bengaluru Electricity Supply Company and Bengaluru Metropolitan Transport Corporation.
NEWS1, Jun 2019, 6:44 PM IST
Illegal power connection: BESCOM, BBMP, KPTCL disconnect power supply to 114 buildings in Bengaluru
Seven people have been electrocuted in the last four months in Bengaluru. BESCOM has decided to lay cables underground henceforth and have begun a drive to remove illegal power connections in the city
NEWS2, May 2019, 7:26 PM IST
No new solar energy projects in Karnataka until further notice
The Karnataka Electricity Regulatory Commission wants to restrict procurement from high-cost energy sources as Karnataka by itself is a power-surplus state.
NEWS27, Apr 2019, 11:50 AM IST
9-year-old boy critical after he comes in contact with live wire; residents blame BESCOM
Nine-year-old Sai Charan was out playing with his friends when he came in contact with a live wire. The boy is now in hospital battling for life. Residents blame Bangalore Electricity Supply Company Ltd (BESCOM)
Karnataka12, Jul 2018, 9:01 AM IST
Lineman electrocuted due to BESCOM's negligence
Mohammed Junaid, a 25-year-old lineman, died while on duty, because of BESCOM's negligence. Junaid was not informed that electricity was passing through the tower and unknowingly Junaid started to repair the electric lines.
Karnataka27, Jun 2018, 9:58 AM IST
Karnataka: With no electricity for over a week, this Vijayapura village is living in the dark
A village in Karnataka's Vijayapura has been living without electricity for over a week.
3, May 2018, 6:28 PM IST
Rain Havoc: 90 electricity poles uprooted, Bengaluru in darkness
- Trees have fallen down in various places due to heavy rains
- A house and a car left damaged in Vidyaranyapuram
- Temperature in the city has come down by 3 degrees