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Over 10k green houses built in 8 yrs

By : Sustainability ..., Aug 12, 2019

As many as 10,933 green houses have been constructed in Madurai district from the year 2011 to 2019 for the people living below the poverty line under the chief minister’s solar powered green...

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Public transport to reduce Bhubaneswar’s carbon footprint

By : Sustainability ..., Jul 22, 2019

The Smart City’s public transport system will soon have a Low Carbon Mobility (LCM) component. A German agency — German Corporation for International Cooperation or GIZ — will provide technical...

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80% of 1.5 lakh metric tonne daily garbage remains exposed, untreated

By : Sustainability ..., Jul 22, 2019

India is getting buried under mounds of garbage as the country has been generating more than 1.50 lakh metric tonne (MT) of solid waste every day. Worse - approximately 90 per cent (1,35,000 MT...

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Housing societies to host charging stations for electric vehicles

By : Sustainability ..., Jul 22, 2019

The State government will formulate a policy to allow large housing societies to offer their premises for construction of electric vehicle (EV) charging stations. A team of senior officials at...

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India considers mass rollout of smart meters to revive utilities

By : Sustainability ..., Jul 1, 2019

India is considering a plan to install smart meters in every home and business as part of its ongoing effort to turn around the country’s ailing power sector, according to officials with...

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Subject Tags: Smart Cities

Chandigarh admin to install smart meters seek report on smart grid

By : Sustainability ..., Jun 13, 2019

The Joint Electricity Regulatory Commission (JERC) has sought a progress report on Smart Grid project from the UT electricity department. Under the Smart Grid project, the UT administration has...

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Swachh Bharat has led to reduced ground water contamination

By : Sustainability ..., Jun 6, 2019

Union Minister for Jal Shakti Shri Gajendra Singh Shekhawat has said that Swachhata affects all aspects of the environment – be it groundwater, surface water, soil or air – as well as health and...

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Kerala paves the way for recycling plastic

By : Sustainability ..., Jun 4, 2019

Whenever you enter a city or a town in India, mountains of burning waste is a common sight. Bhalswa in Delhi and Deonar in Mumbai are quite infamous all over the world. It is a known fact that...

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Activists in Tripura raise alarm over rising plastic pollution in villages

By : Sustainability ..., May 28, 2019

Ahead of the World Environment Day on June 6, several social organizations in Tripura participated in the ‘Himalayan cleanup’ initiative in a bid to discourage the use of plastics. The...

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Smart planning & development key to creating Smart Cities

By : Sustainability ..., May 24, 2019

The 5th Smart Cities India 2019 expo, which opened on May 22, 2019, at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi, kicked off a three-day long exhibition and conference that will see 400+ exhibitors and over 250...

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