What is cleantech and why should you care

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Cleantech, which stands for clean technology, comprises a whole range of tools, processes and concepts that can make our world more clean, green and sustainable. Cleantech touches every aspects of our lives be it the energy we use, the water and air around us, or a variety of materials that are of use to us. Cleantech is not a specialized science or engineering that should be of interest to a few. Rather, it is a broad and diverse set of tools and methodologies, many of which should be of interest to all of us.

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  • 1. What is cleantech and why should you care?
    Cleantech, which stands for clean technology, comprises a whole range of tools, processes and concepts that can make our world more clean, green and sustainable. Cleantech touches every aspects of our lives be it the energy we use, the water and air around us, or a variety of materials that are of use to us.
    Cleantech is not a specialized science or engineering that should be of interest to a few. Rather, it is a broad and diverse set of tools and methodologies, many of which should be of interest to all of us.

2. Please spend a minute on the broad categories that make cleantech
Energy

  • Renewable Energy Generation

3. Energy Efficiency (Conservation; Monitoring and Control) 4. Energy Infrastructure and Carriers (Management and Transmission) 5. Energy StorageAir & Environment Management

  • Air Pollution

6. Global Warming and Climate ChangeWater & Wastewater Management

  • Water Recycling and Reuse

Sustainable Materials (Domestic, residential, industrial)

  • Sustainable Building Materials

7. Sustainable Chemicals