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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 kind, the state of Gujarat has announced to drop plans of a 4000 MW Coal based UMPP (Ultra Mega Power… Continue Reading →

Water Wastage : Most Common Causes

On an average, 1 person wastes somewhere between 0 to 45L of water everyday. Water is used in every aspect of life. With this being said, water is also the most thoughtlessly used natural resource on this planet. Everyday water… Continue Reading →

What are Standard Water Requirements?

Standard Water Requirements are important sustainable development indicator for every society. This figure represents the Hierarchy of Water Requirements based on Maslow’s hierarchy of needs. There is a growing demand on the existing water resources which includes River Water Sources,… Continue Reading →

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 put a Ban on the sales and registration of BS III norms compliant vehicles from 1st April 2017. It is… Continue Reading →

Ozone Pollution : India Ranks Highest

Most recent studies have shown that India ranks the Highest, beating China, in Ozone Pollution. Ozone Concentrations World Wide, 2015 People wake up to a smoggy morning everyday in India. This smog mainly comprises of Ozone, an airborne pollutant. Increase… Continue Reading →

Iceman of India

Chewang Norphel is responsible for making 15 Artificial Glaciers earning him the title, ‘Iceman of India’.   Ladakh,a cold mountain desert, sees a low average rainfall of 50 mm annually making people dependent upon glaciers as their primary water source…. Continue Reading →

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 many as 1.2 Million deaths take place every year says a Greenpeace India report says. Information obtained through online reports… Continue Reading →

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