Washigton, D.C. (PRWEB) October 9, 2009
The LED based solar lanterns that MIC Electronics Ltd. (NSE: MIC) built in partnership with TERI for its Lighting A Billion Lives (Labl) program were endorsed by the luminaries attending the Indo-US Energy summit hosted by TERI and Yale University. The participants at the summit included Honorable Al Gore, 45th Vice President of Unites States, Honorable Dr. Farooq Abdullah, Union Minister for New and Renewable Energy, India, Honorable Steven Chu, Secretary, United States Department of Energy, Honorable Jairam Ramesh, Minister of State for Environment and Forests, India, Richard Levin, President of Yale University, Dr. R K Pachauri, Director General, The Energy and Resources Institute and others.
Mr. Sagar Anisingaraju, Mr. Venkata Atluri, Directors and Mr. K V Prasad, Sr. Vice President represented MIC Electronics at the Energy Summit. Describing the value of MIC LED lanterns, Mr. Atluri said "we are glad to be part of this exciting program. Each of our lanterns in their life span will replace 500 to 600 liters of Kerosene, thus mitigating about 1.5 tons of Carbon Dioxide emissions". Dr. Pachauri, Director General, TERI commented "..this is an example of public private partnerships. Our goal is to Light a Billion Lives using such game changing and innovative technologies".
About MIC Electronics:
MIC Electronics is a global leader in the design, development & manufacturing of LED Video Displays and LED Lighting Products. MIC's LED Video Display products are in use today at Sports Stadiums, Transportation Hubs, Digital Theatres, Advertisements and Public Information Displays. Its LED Lighting Products are used in Commercial, Railways, Solar and rural applications. The company is headquartered at Hyderabad, India with subsidiaries in USA and Australia. Further information is available at http://www.micelectronics.com
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