Hi folks,

Nikhil took part in the TED/Lexus 2010 Green Idea competition recently.  I liked his quick thinking as also the concept! A brilliant idea to spread awareness on reduction or offset of greenhouse gas emissions. Each participant was given 60 seconds to come up with their

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idea.  Nikhil has made it to the top 10 short list.  The site above below reveals his concept.  Good wishes to him to win the prize.

Please view http://bit.ly/NikhilCarbonOffset

An extract from Wikipedia for your ready reference – Carbon credits and markets are key components of national and international attempts to mitigate the growth in concentrations of greenhouse gases (GHGs). One carbon credit is equal to one ton of carbon dioxide, or in some markets, carbon dioxide equivalent gases. Carbon trading is an application of an emissions trading approach.



About dilipnaidu

An open mind! Love to share my thoughts and a keenness to learn. An engineer and a MBA I had a wonderful innings in the Army and later moved to consultancy and teaching. My current interests are music and growing culinary herbs. Love to play golf and do yoga regularly. I am serious on "Living life less seriously". A warm welcome to you be well and be cheerful always.

4 responses »

  1. Gaurav R Arora says:

    A very good idea .All the best to Nikhil.



  2. Dilip Naidu says:

    Hi Geetha. A good friend had sent me Nikhil’s link. Great creativity. One extra click may make the difference between winning and losing. Thanks and regards.


  3. Geetha says:

    What a fantastic idea and so crisply presented by Nikhil in a mere sixty seconds! The analogy is so simple too. Good luck to Nikhil to emerge as the winner.

    Thanks and regards,



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