Organizations

World Wind Energy Association

Why and When was it founded? Wind Energy Associations across the world got together and established a World Wind Energy Association in 2001, in Denmark. They aimed for the worldwide promotion of wind energy and be an international platform for knowledge and information sharing among its members. The headquarter is situated in Bonn, Germany. Membership… Continue reading World Wind Energy Association

Organizations

International Hydropower Association

Foundation of IHA The International Hydropower Association (IHA) is a non-profit membership organization committed to advancing sustainable hydropower. It was formed under the auspices of UNESCO in 1995 as a forum to promote and disseminate good practices and further knowledge about hydropower. IHA employed its first full-time member of staff in 2001. It now consists… Continue reading International Hydropower Association

Organizations

International Solar Alliance

Year of foundation: 2015 Headquarters: Gurugram The International Solar Alliance is an alliance of 121 countries initiated by India, most of them being sunshine countries, which lie either completely or partly between the Tropic of Cancer and the Tropic of Capricorn. Objectives: Parties hereby establish an International Solar Alliance (hereinafter referred to as the ISA),… Continue reading International Solar Alliance

Thougths

The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows

This quote by Sydney J. Harris seems very puzzling and worth giving a second and deeper thought. The reason is very obvious. Education, as we have been hearing of, always relates to things like books, schools, colleges, degrees, jobs, etc. Thus, glancing at this quote on education which talks about education as a means to… Continue reading The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows