BENGALURU: In its efforts to move green, Bangalore University has installation a 495 KW of sun power undertaking on its Jnana Bharathi campus.
In collaboration with Think Energy University, the solar undertaking became inaugurated by the vice-chancellor Prof Venugopal K R.
With this, 790 tonnes of carbon dioxide is expected to sink every 12 months, therefore lowering the carbon footprint.
“BU calls for about 500 KW energy. The present solar installation will supply the output of 495 KW. This University will lessen the burden on government power delivery. At gift, the university is paying Rs. 7.15 in line with the unit to BESCOM, while this facility will reduce it to Rs. 3.83 inline with unit strength, consequently saving 50% of the price,” stated a press launch from the University.
The solar panels are installed on six buildings of the college covering 50000 square ft.
The generated solar strength may be uploaded to the BESCOM grid and received lower back by way of the University. University has enough roof pinnacle area to generate 2MW ability solar power, which can be utilized in destiny.
Kalamahostav held in PunePUNE: Close to 500 students from 20 one-of-a-kind government colleges throughout the city positioned their satisfactory foot ahead as they rendered more than a few performances in dance, song, and theatre. NGO Salaam Bombay Foundation organized a special occasion aptly named ‘Kalamahostav’ at Jyotsna Bhole Sabhagruha, a testimony to the power of the acting art and its big difference make to the lifestyles of a young adolescent; an announcement issued through the organizers stated.
A highlight of the event changed into that participants of the 8 satisfactory colleges had been selected to be receivers of an 18-month free of value training at the Salaam Bombay Academy of the Arts. The training could offer the young college students a hazard to enhance their creative expression, expand existence capabilities, and open doors to new career options for them. They would study by specialists from their selected discipline, giving them an opportunity to experience professional-stage training, brought the statement.
The precise attempt turned into supported employing officers of the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) joint director of primary education, Dinkar Temkar, training officer of the secondary training branch at PMC, Deepak Mali, and Ganpat More, amongst others.
Kalamahotsav is an inter-school theatre, dance, and tune competition that began in 2018 in Mumbai to offer a platform to build self-expression, self-self belief, and shallowness to teenagers who are students of the presidency faculties. After two successful variants in Mumbai and Kolkata, this year, Salaam Bombay Foundation multiplied the scope of the program and replicated it in Pune as nicely, stated the statement.