The Minister for New and Renewable Energy, Dr. Farooq Abdullah, launched the ‘Suzlon Earth – an Environment Diary’ a digital application for Apple iOS and Android platform today.
Dr. Farooq Abdullah, Minister for New and Renewable Energy, said on the launch: “I am very happy to launch this digital application on the occasion of World Environment Day. The Suzlon Earth app is a fantastic digital tool to empower people with knowledge and information making them part of the revolution towards environmental responsibility. I applaud Suzlon for this engaging and thoughtful tool on modern communication devices like tablet computers, allowing enthusiastic audiences to stay connected with just a click.
“I personally believe that smart use of technology is the key to reaching out and engaging with people. Suzlon is India’s leading wind energy company and has constantly demonstrated thought leadership in taking issues of climate change and renewable energy to larger audiences with Pure Air Lovers Society and now with this app. I look forward to using this app on my iPad to keep updated on what’s happening in the world of green.”
The app is a social news application for friends of the environment. It aggregates news, events, actions, governmental decisions, tools and blogs from top environmental sites from around the world. Another feature also includes news about Suzlon, its products, stock price, videos, photo gallery, publications, Twitter feeds and Mr. Tulsi Tanti's blog. This app is available for free download at the Apple and Android app stores or this link; http://www.suzlon.com/application/index.html
Speaking on the development, Mr. Tulsi Tanti, Chairman – Suzlon Group, said: “We are delighted to launch this app. I believe it is a powerful way to empower people with knowledge and information about the environment and how we impact it. Through this app we are now able to reach out to the opinion and decision makers of the next generation.”