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NGT slaps 25 crore fine on Delhi government

By : editor_2, Dec 5, 2018

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Monday asked the Delhi government to deposit Rs 25 crore with the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) for their failure to curb the problem of pollution...

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At Climate Change Summit, Germany to Seek Private Funds for Projects in India, Africa

By : editor_2, Dec 4, 2018

Expectations are muted for this week's meetings given divisions within Europe, and tension between the United States and China.

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BRICS bank approves $600 million loans for South African, Chinese projects

By : editor_2, Jul 24, 2018

The New Development Bank, set up by the BRICS group of emerging economies, has approved loans of $300 million for energy projects in South Africa and $300 million for a transportation project in...

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Despite the surge in renewables, emission levels almost unchanged

By : sustainabilityo..., May 11, 2018

The rise of renewable sources of energy and their gallant victories over fossil fuels — particularly coal — is now legendary.

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No need for EV policy as action plan ready: NITI CEO

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 16, 2018

Asserting that there is no need for a policy for electric vehicles (EVs) as an action plan has been prepared, NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant today said technology should not be trapped by rules and...

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Tata Power Solar to install 2.67 MW solar carport at Cochin Airport

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 26, 2017

Tata Power Solar on Tuesday announced the commissioning of 2.67 MW solar carport at Cochin International Airport.

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Petrol, diesel vehicles have been banned within 500 metre of Taj Mahal: Union minister

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 20, 2017

The Taj Trapezium Zone (TTZ) Authority has banned petrol and diesel vehicles within 500 metre of Taj Mahal, the government said in the Lok Sabha on Tuesday. 

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Tata Power’s Kalinganagar plant Aspires Carbon Neutrality in FY 18

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 12, 2017

Tata Power, India’s largest integrated power Company, has always been at the forefront in adopting sustainable practices in its business. In line with this philosophy, Tata Power’s Industrial...

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LEDs to cut carbon-dioxide by 80 million tonnes a year, save Rs 40,000 crore in power bills: Piyush Goyal

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 28, 2017

The government's promotion of light emitting diodes (LED) will help reduce carbon dioxide emissions by 80 million tonnes per annum and save around Rs 40,000 crore in power bills annually, Power...

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33 lighthouses solarized in A&N Islands in a bid to reduce CO2 emission

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 14, 2016

Almost all the Light Houses, except one of the 33 light houses in A&N Islands, have been solarized.  The move is in line with the GoI’s initiative to maximize use of green energy....

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