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Jul 20, 2018
Mumbai realises gravity of plastic menace during monsoon, says BMC; for ban to succeed, civic body needs to ensure people accept lawThe plastic ban undoubtedly has promise, and effective waste management, disposal and recycling can take us a step closer to bringing down pollution levels.
Jun 26, 2018
Cities get awards for cleanliness, but lack systems for processing, disposal and recycling of waste, says Centre for Science and EnvironmentCities were awarded under the Swachh Survekshan-2018 for their work on cleaning the city but not on how to process and recycle the waste, says CSE.
Jun 23, 2018
India fast-tracks clearance of industrial projects; activists worry speed may compromise quality of evaluationEnvironmental group Greenpeace says that construction sector, coal-fired power plant of India are contributors to rising levels of particulate matter in air.
Jun 18, 2018
Smaller indian cities better at managing waste than larger ones; East Delhi, South Delhi and Gurugram worstSome of India’s smallest cities, such as Vengurla and Panchgani in Maharashtra, and mid-level cities, such as Alappuzha and Thiruvananthapuram in Kerala, are more efficient in managing waste compared to similarly populated or larger cities
Jun 07, 2018
Ozone pollution spikes in Delhi-NCR: Study by Centre for Science and Environment finds green areas to be more vulnerableSpike in ozone pollution has emerged as a rising threat for the already polluted Delhi and NCR with a new study finding "green areas more vulnerable".
May 31, 2018
Delhi government's plan to install carbon cutters gathers dust; project was aimed at curbing air pollutionA pilot project initiated by the Delhi government to control air pollution has failed to make any headway three months after its inception.
Mar 25, 2018
Yagya in Meerut against polluted air: Pollution control boards need empowering, selective disdain won't clean up environmentThe yagna in Meerut against air pollution has evoked strong reactions. However, for a lasting solution, a structural framework and implementation of laws is needed.
Mar 15, 2018
India needs a smart strategy to outdo Chinese domination and become global leader in solar energyOutmuscled from the beginning by their Chinese counterparts, Indian manufacturers are now facing a serious crisis with Chinese units, subjected to tariffs by the US, flooding the global market.
Dec 12, 2017
DTC buses lost 17 lakh commuters in last four years; environment body says fleet may get defunct by 2025Warning that DTC may not have any working buses left in 2025 if no new vehicles are added to its fleet, a CSE report said that it has lost about 17 lakh daily passengers
Dec 07, 2017
Amazon Web Services can now deliver public cloud services to Indian government organisations and state-run banksGovernment organisations and state-run banks can now use Amazon Web service and use its pay-as-you-go Cloud services.