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Dec 25, 2018
Delhi pollution: EPCA shuts industries, bans construction activities for 3 days as national capital's air quality remains 'severe'The Supreme Court-appointed Environment Pollution Control Authority (EPCA) on Monday imposed a three-day ban on industrial activities in pollution hotspots and construction work across Delhi-NCR in view of the national capital's 'severe' air quality.
Dec 09, 2018
Less than two percent of Yamuna river accounts for 76 percent of pollution level, reports monitoring committeeThe committee has also recommended a mechanism to be worked out jointly with DPCC and CPCB to install an online system for quality testing of water in Yamuna at Palla and Wazirabad.
Nov 09, 2018
Delhi-NCR should crowdsource air quality monitoring like Beijing; weeding out inconsistencies in data crucial to tackle pollutionExperts believe that unless there is a fair and reasonable monitoring of Delhi's air quality, the government won’t be able to tackle air pollution in the national capital
Oct 16, 2018
NGT imposes Rs 50 crore fine on Delhi govt for failing to take action against steel pickling units in residential areasA bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice Adarsh Kumar Goel rapped the Aam Aadmi Party government for not closing the industrial units despite its specific directions.
Oct 09, 2018
NGT orders closure of industries in Rohini's residential areas, slaps Rs 50,000 fine on Delhi govtNGT asked the chief secretary to send the compliance report by 30 November by e-mail.
Aug 08, 2018
National Green Tribunal defers hearing on tree felling in south Delhi colonies, says HC already proceeded on same issueA bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice Adarsh Kumar Goel said that it would look into the issue once the Delhi High Court decides the matter.
Jun 14, 2018
Delhi air pollution has risen beyond 'severe' level due to dust storms in western IndiaThe CPCB data showed that the PM10 (particles with a diameter less than 10mm) level was beyond "severe" at 778 in Delhi-NCR area and 824 in Delhi particularly, leading to hazy conditions and limiting visibility.
Apr 24, 2018
NGT directs Madhya Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Mizoram and Goa to submit ambient air quality dataThe National Green Tribunal has directed the governments of Madhya Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Mizoram and Goa to submit ambient air quality analysis data and inform it about the levels of pollution in the states.
Feb 22, 2018
NGT directs Delhi govt to submit action plan identifying alternative landfill sites in two weeksThe National Green Tribunal has directed the Delhi government and the civic bodies to submit within two weeks an action plan for identifying alternative landfill sites and setting up waste-to-energy plants in the city.
Feb 09, 2018
SC questions AAP government, DDA over proposed amendments to Delhi Master Plan 2021The Supreme Court directed the Delhi government and Delhi Development Authority (DDA) to apprise it whether an environmental impact assessment was conducted before proposing amendments in the Delhi master plan, 2021