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  • Airtel-launches-mobile-services-in-Rwanda

    30.03.2012

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  • Bharti-Airtel-makes-progress-towards-building-a-Green-Network-in-Africa

    13.03.2012

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  • Airtel Africa extends partnership with Google

    29.02.2012

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  • Airtel Nigeria Deepens Coverage with Launch of 3.75G Service

    28.02.2012

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  • Bharti Foundation wins the Global CSR Awards 2011-2012

    23.02.2012

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  • Bharti Airtel announces the appointment of Gopal Vittal as Group Director - Special Projects

    02.02.2012

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  • Airtel launches first 3.75 G service in Zambia

    17.01.2012

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  • Airtel crosses 50 million customers mark in Africa

    30.11.2011

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  • Bharti airtel expands managed services partnership with ericsson

    28.11.2011

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  • Termination of negotiations between AXA, Bharti and Reliance Industries

    25.11.2011

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  • Airtel deploys E-site management solution in Nigeria

    10.11.2011

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  • Bharti Walmart Enters J&K State Opens First Wholesale Cash and Carry Store in Jammu

    9.11.2011

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  • Bharti Enterprises and SOFTBANK CORP. Announce Mobile Internet Joint Venture

    20.10.2011

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  • Bharti Enterprises announces the appointment of Sarvjit Singh Dhillon as Group CFO

    19.10.2011

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  • Bharti Walmart Enters South India

    15.9.2011

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  • Bharti Walmart launches Women’s Economic Empowerment Initiative in India

    15.9.2011

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  • Airtel, Standard Chartered and MasterCard – roll out World’s First Virtual Card on Mobile Phone

    14.9.2011

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  • Bharti Airtel awarded license to operate 2G and 3G mobile services in Rwanda

    09.9.2011

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  • Sunil Bharti Mittal conferred Degree of Doctor of Science (Honoris Causa) by IIT - Kharagpur

    22.8.2011

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  • Bharti Airtel signs five year managed services agreement with Ericsson for its Africa operations

    21.07.2011

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  • HUL and Bharti Retail partner to promote consumer awareness on plastic recycling

    12.07.2011

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  • Bharti Airtel announces agreement with IBM for comprehensive IT solutions to employees across 16 African countries

    12.07.2011

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  • Bharti decides to exit from its Financial Services JVs with AXA

    10.06.2011

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  • Airtel Africa inks network expansion and management contract with Huawei

    1.06.2011

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  • Airtel Africa signs landmark deal for Managed VAS services with Comviva

    25.05.2011

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How our Mobile towers are reducing carbon footprint

Mobile towers are the lifeline of any cellular network. A smooth network depends on uninterrupted and adequate supply of power. In many parts of India, power supply is erratic. Most towers have a diesel generator backup. The telecom industry, with nearly 6,00,000 towers, is the largest consumer of diesel today.

Bharti Infratel, one of India’s top tower companies, has taken a pioneering step towards replacing diesel generators with solar energy, reducing Co2 emissions by 2.5 tonnes per tower every year.

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