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Plastic waste used for laying roads in Tirupati

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 30, 2017

Four major roads in the temple city have earned a distinction of being the first thoroughfares built with plastic as one of the components in its construction.

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TPDDL sets up solar microgrid project in Bihar village

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 25, 2017

In a step towards expanding rural electrification, Tata Power Delhi today implemented a solar microgrid project at a village in Vaishali district of Bihar.

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Goldstone to make electric buses

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 23, 2017

City-based silicon rubber insulator manufacturer Goldstone Infratech is in talks with Chinese automobiles and rechargeable batteries maker, BYD Company to make electric buses in India to meet...

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Unilever commits to 100 per cent recyclable plastic by 2025

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 20, 2017

Unilever, the maker of ubiquitous food, personal care and home brands such as Knorr soups, Dove soap and Domex on Saturday committed to ensuring that 100 per cent of the plastic packaging in its...

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Environment ministry’s expert panel to ignore ‘anti-development’ groups

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 17, 2017

An expert panel of the Union environment ministry will no longer consider representations made by “anti-development” civil society groups against projects which are under the final stage of...

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Tata Power Renewable Energy commissions 2 projects in Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 13, 2017

Tata Power Renewable Energy Ltd on Thursday announced commissioning of 36 mw wind power plant at Nimbagallu in Andhra Pradesh and 49 mw solar plant at Kayathar, Tamil Nadu. 

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On-road emission tests to be mandatory from 2020

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 13, 2017

On-road emission tests for vehicles plying on Indian roads will be mandatory once the Bharat Stage VI norm kicks in from 2020, for which testing agency ARAI is developing a unified test cycle....

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Sustainable clothing conversation starting in Bengaluru

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 11, 2017

Muslin, a typically light weave of cotton fabric, is said to have originated in Bengal (present day Bangladesh). Traditionally handwoven from incredibly thin handspun yarns, it became famous...

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Kolkata To Get India's First Set Of Buses Running On Biogas

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 5, 2017

Kolkata is all set to roll out eco-friendly buses running on biogas as fuel. As many as 12 buses running on biogas will start plying on 12 routes in the city from March, Hindustan Times has...

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Allahabad police lines to run on solar power

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 4, 2017

The district's reserve police lines will run on solar power following state government nod to the 'Green Police Line' project of the city police. State government has already sanctioned Rs 1...

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