Surat becomes first district to have 100% solar powered health centres
All 52 PHCs in the district are now solar-powered. This will bring down the electricity bill by 40 percent, also helping fight global warming.
We are here to complete each other: Peer to Peer Learning in Creativity Adda
“When people appreciate each other and they start exchanging and sharing, real magic starts to happen.”
PM sees in Chhattisgarh’s Radio Bultoo an example worth emulating for farmers
"Radio Bultoo", Chhattisgarh's version of disseminating information through bluetooth-enabled mobile phones in local languages, fascinated the PM
The power-full people you don’t know about
For the past seven months, N K Bhat hasn't paid a penny to the Mangaluru Electricity Supply Company. "Instead I get paid about Rs 2,000 a month,"
The Miracle of 'Bluetooth' Radio
All messages and songs recorded in the district over the day, in local languages such as Kuduk, reach every villager in this manner, free of charge.
रेडियो 'ब्लूटूथ' कर रहा है कमाल (in Hindi)
हर गाँव से एक व्यक्ति हर सुबह अपने ग्राम पंचायत के दफ़्तर में आकर अपने ब्लूटूथ वाले मोबाइल फ़ोन में 'कुडुक' भाषा में बने रेडियो कार्यक्रम को डाउनलोड करता है.
Is solar power the real solution to India's energy crisis?
The bulk of India's energy will be generated using hydrocarbon and nuclear. A healthy energy mix is pre-requisite for long-term energy independence.
Rooftop farmers reap rich harvests
These urban farmers educate people about the benefits of organic farming and also do their bit to make the city a cleaner, greener place to live.