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Beijing removes 180,000 old, polluting cars from roads from Jan-Apr

By : sustainabilityo..., May 5, 2017

Beijing removed 180,000 old and polluting vehicles from its roads in the first four months of 2017, the Chinese capital's environmental bureau has said, as part of its efforts to tackle...

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Current PUC ineffective in testing diesel vehicles: EPCA

By : sustainabilityo..., May 4, 2017

While cities like London are gearing up to impose a vehicle pollution charge on older and more polluting vehicles later this year, India’s capital is still grappling with a Pollution Under...

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Emission standards soon for Railways

By : sustainabilityo..., May 3, 2017

 Indian Railways will soon come under emission standards, with the Engine Development Directorate of the Research Designs and Standards Organisation drawing up the draft norms for diesel locos...

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India admits it will miss coal emissions targets

By : sustainabilityo..., May 3, 2017

India’s ageing power stations will miss a government deadline to slash their emissions, the country’s power minister has admitted, as he reiterated the country’s longstanding position that the...

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First in India: Tamil Nadu foundries monitor emissions real-time

By : sustainabilityo..., May 2, 2017

Tamil Nadu has been recognised by the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) as being the first state to use Internet of Things (IoT) for real time monitoring of emissions in the foundry...

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DHL plans to invest € 45 million in India to support growth

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 25, 2017

To further support growth in India, the global logistics company, Deutsche Post DHL (DPDHL) Group, plans to invest € 45 million (about Rs 315 crore) in the country over the next three years in...

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Renault accused of emission fraud

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 16, 2017

Dust hasn't even begun settling on the massive Volkswagen emission scandal and Renault is already under the radar for following in the footsteps of its German competitor. French newspaper...

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Storing solar power increases energy consumption, emissions

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 1, 2017

Storing solar power for nighttime use actually increases both energy consumption and emissions compared with sending excess solar energy directly to the utility grid, according to a new study....

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Air pollution level in Kolkata among country's highest

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 4, 2017

New Delhi may be reeling under severe air pollution, but Kolkata has not only touched the country's capital city but have also surpassed the city quite a few days in terms of air pollution....

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Subject Tags: air pollution , Emissions

Indian firm makes carbon capture breakthrough

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 3, 2017

A breakthrough in the race to make useful products out of planet-heating CO2 emissions has been made in southern India.


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