The amount of energy consumed by the world’s data centres – the repositories for billions of gigabytes of information – will treble in the next decade, putting an enormous strain on energy supplies and dealing a hefty blow to efforts to contain global warming, experts say.
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In the Chinese tradition, 2015-2016 is the year of the ram or sheep. In a Hindu calendar, it is called Manmada. But, I would like to call the coming year 2016 as the Year of the Elephant, in honour of what all we have learnt about elephants up until the end of the year 2015.
The federal government was already deeply involved. It took the efforts of private citizens to expose the threat to public health, as it had in Washington, D.C., when that city suffered a major water lead crisis a decade ago.
World leaders at the UN climate talks have just set a landmark goal that can save everything we love! This is what we marched for, what we signed, called, donated, messaged, and hoped for: a brilliant and massive turning point in human history.
Contribution by balipara foundation
Developed Naturenomics™ framework that relates to capital formation for a region or an organization through the creation of ecologically 'compliant' assets in a sustainable manner.
Published over 8 books on Naturenomics, with over 20 contributors and partners.
Financed environment projects worth 2 million INR and Recognised over 25 Nature Heroes with Balipara Foundation Awards since 2013.
Initiative with 1000 farmers across 50 villages from 8 diverse communities in partnership with Morarka Foundation & OneCert Asia.
Endemic Nursery Project for 1 million saplings initiated in 2014.
Training Center for Organic Cultivation, Solar & Biogas Applications, Water Harvesting & Solid Waste Management.
Engaged in wildlife protection at Kaziranga National Park since 1988.
Facilitated grants & donation worth 10 million INR to Kazriranga National Park.
Created & collated taxonomical database of 1,100 species of endemic plants of Assam, including 400 medicinal plants and 247 wild edible plants.