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Indian builders pledge "green" homes in race to meet climate goals

By : SustainabilityO..., Jul 20, 2017

(Thomson Reuters Foundation) - India's top builders have pledged to make at least a fifth of their new housing developments sustainable by 2022, as the country looks to tap sectors other than...

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Indian Oil Corporation to set up bio-ethanol plant

By : SustainabilityO..., Jul 11, 2017

India’s largest fuel retailer Indian Oil Corporation and carbon recycling company LanzaTech will jointly construct the world’s first refinery off gas-to-bioethanol production facility at IOC’s...

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"Mining companies need to earn a social license to operate and make the industry sustainable"

By : SustainabilityO..., Jul 3, 2017

In conversation with Sustainability Outlook, Mr. Rajeev Singhal, Vice President (Raw Materials), Tata Steel ...

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Tamil Nadu invites firms to build, operate and maintain 500-Mw solar park

By : SustainabilityO..., Jun 30, 2017

The Tamil Nadu government has issued a request for proposal (RFP) for the development of a 500-Mw solar park in the state through solar power park developers (SSPDs).


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Apple Plans to Move to 100 Percent Renewable Energy in India

By : SustainabilityO..., Jun 27, 2017

Apple plans to run all its business in India on 100 percent renewable energy in the next six months, Gadgets 360 has learned. According to sources, this was one of the things that the company...

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Government eyes Rs 35,000 crore savings by making buildings green

By : SustainabilityO..., Jun 22, 2017

The power ministry has set its sights on achieving an estimated Rs 35,000 crore annual savings by making all existing and future government as well as commercial buildings in the country energy...

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L’Oréal leads the pack on sustainability in the Cosmetics Industry, Brazilian Natura not far behind: Sustainability Outlook’s latest research

By : SustainabilityO..., Jun 20, 2017

Sustainability Outlook has released...

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Dell Says ‘Ocean Plastic’ Packaging Is Cost-Effective, Scalable

By : SustainabilityO..., Jun 20, 2017

Dell has begun shipping its XPS 13 in materials made in part from plastic pollution from the ocean. The company spent about 18 months doing a detailed assessment and validation, followed by a...

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Researchers Announce Sustainable Metals Processing, Electrodes From Scrap Metal

By : SustainabilityO..., Jun 14, 2017

Metals are critical to virtually all of the products that form the basis of the global economy. Whether they are automobiles, electronics, or structural items, few would exist without metals....

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Interface Unveils World's First Carbon-Negative Carpet Tile

By : SustainabilityO..., Jun 13, 2017

Carpet manufacturer Interface has uncovered a new way to mitigate the negative impact of carpet production — a process that traditionally relies on petroleum-based fibers and adhesives and...

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