January 18, 2019 / Air, Pollution

National Clean Air Programme : All you need to know

National Clean Air Programme was launched as a mid term, 5 year plan. Issues arising directly or indirectly from air...
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March 27, 2018 / greenStories, Plastic

State Wide Plastic Ban : All you need to know

Maharashtra State put a ban on Plastic and Thermocol Products on 23rd March 2018. In its efforts to tackle growing...
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March 19, 2018 / Pollution

Enforce strict Environmental Rules says Supreme Court on Mumbai’s Dumping Ground Problems

Construction and Demolition Debris are Mumbai's dumping ground problem. The Bombay High Court had imposed a ban on Mumbai's Construction...
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February 13, 2018 / Climate Change

Climate Change threatens Nilgiri Biosphere

Fauna and Flaura face endangerment at Nilgiri Biosphere. The Nilgiri Biosphere was first constituted by UNESCO in the year 1986....
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December 5, 2017 / Electricity, Renewable Power

Net Metering : Benefits and Policies

Net Metering Systems area important to achieve Energy Security. A lot of people are adopting or moving closer to alternate...
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November 24, 2017 / Artificail Glaciers, Glaciers

The Ice Stupa Project : Indias Artificial Glaciers 2.0

The Ice Stupa Project (Artificial Glaciers) is an innovative way to manage water shortage crisis in Northern India. Most villages...
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October 8, 2017 / Segregation, Waste

Start Waste Segregation at Source

Waste segregation at source reduces 250-tonne of garbage dump. On 18 July 2017, MCGM (Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai) in...
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August 31, 2017 / Recycling

Plastic Recycling Codes: What do these numbers mean?

Plastic Recycling Codes group plastics in 7 Major Categories based on the raw materials used. The use of Recycling Codes...
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August 12, 2017 / Air, Climate Change, Global Warming, greenStories, India, Plastic, Pollution, Wastage

Pollution by Plastic Waste

India recycles about 60% of plastic waste, compared to world's average of 22%. Approximately 40,000 Tonnes of Plastic Waste is...
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July 20, 2017 / Climate Change, Emissions, Global Warming, Green Practice, greenStories, Water

Giant Iceberg Broke off from Antarctica

Iceberg 4 times the size of the state of Delhi breaks off from Antarctica's Ice Shelf. Credit: NASA/USGS LandsatOn  12th...
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July 11, 2017 / Climate Change, Global Warming

The Climate Accord

153 Parties have ratified to the Paris Climate Accord of 2016. On 8th July 2017, United States of America won...
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May 22, 2017 / Electricity, Global Warming, Green Practice, greenStories, India, Power, Renewable Power, Solar

Focus on Renewable Power: Plans to drop Coal Based UMPP

Plans for 4000 MW coal based power plants dropped to focus on Renewable Power. In a first of its...
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April 14, 2017 / Global Warming, India, Wastage, Water

Water Wastage : Most Common Causes

Ignorance and Negligence are the root causes of water wastage all over the globe. 1 person wastes somewhere between 0-45L water everyday.
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April 6, 2017 / Green Practice, India, Standards, Water

What are Standard Water Requirements?

Standard Water Requirements are important sustainable development indicator for every society. There is a growing demand on the existing water...
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April 2, 2017 / Air, Emissions, Global Warming, Green Practice, India, Ozone, Pollution, Supreme Court

Supreme Court Bans BS III Vehicles

Supreme Court Bans BS III Vehicles with effect from 1st April 2017. On 29th March 2017, the Supreme Court of India...
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March 2, 2017 / Air, Global Warming, Green Practice, India, Ozone, Pollution

Ozone Pollution : India Ranks Highest

Most recent studies have shown that India ranks the Highest, beating China, in Ozone Pollution. People wake up to a...
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February 3, 2017 / Extinction, Global Warming, Green Practice, Pollution, Water

1st Mammal Species goes Extinct courtesy of Climate Change

Bramble Cay Melomys - 1st Mammal Species Goes Extinct Increasing Global Warming is the root cause of all climate changes....
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January 23, 2017 / Artificail Glaciers, Glaciers, Global Warming, Green Practice, India, Water

Iceman of India

Chewang Norphel is responsible for making 15 Artificial Glaciers earning him the title, 'Iceman of India'.   Ladakh,a cold mountain...
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January 12, 2017 / Air, Global Warming, India, Pollution

Air Pollution Kills Nearly 1.2 Million

With frightening rates at which air pollution is increasing in Indian Cities, lives claimed by it are also increasing.  As...
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December 26, 2016 / Green Practice, Photovoltaics, Solar

Solar Roads : Are they a thing of the future?

    Solar Roads: Are they a thing of the future? Well, the future of Solar Roads is upon us. France has...
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