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Environment Ministry Asks States And UTs To Avoid Single-Use Plastic Material During 2019 Elections

By : editor_2, Jan 23, 2019
In order to curb pollution during preparations for Lok Sabha elections, the Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change (MoEFCC) has asked states and the Union Territories to avoid...
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Gujarat signs six MoUs with Netherlands including in wind, solar energy sectors

By : editor_2, Jan 21, 2019

Gujarat chief minister Vijay Rupani welcomed the representatives of Netherlands on Friday and talked of fostering ties in the field of technology to ...

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Norwegian PM inaugurates unique Green Embassy building in Delhi

By : editor_2, Jan 9, 2019

 In a unique move a new green compound at the Royal Norwegian Embassy here was inaugurated by the Prime Minister of Norway, Erna Solberg. She is in the capital for a 2- day official visit. ...

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EBRD Releases Green Bonds worth €600 Million

By : editor_2, Jan 8, 2019

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has announced that it has released a 600 million euro ($685 million) green bond with a tenure of fie-year.

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All water supply schemes to run on solar power

By : editor_2, Jan 7, 2019

Chief minister Devendra Fadnavis has announced that all rural water supply schemes will be supplied solar energy so that Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Co Ltd (MSEDCL) doesn’t...

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Cabinet's ex-post facto approval for India's stand at COP24

By : editor_2, Jan 3, 2019

The Union Cabinet on Wednesday gave its ex post facto approval to India's negotiating stand at COP24 where it reiterated its commitment to Paris Agreement, but added that the actions of...

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Brussels urges “carbon neutral” EU by 2050

By : editor_2, Nov 29, 2018

The EU should be “carbon neutral” by the middle of this century, the European Commission said ahead of presenting its long-term strategy against climate change on Wednesday.
“Let’s be the...

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Nagaland's 'Hornbill Night Carnival' to be plastic-free

By : editor_2, Nov 15, 2018

The Kohima Chamber of Commerce and Industries (KCCI) has said the stretch showcasing Nagaland's 'Hornbill Night Carnival' from December 1-10 will be a "plastic-free zone".

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ADB to grant EESL $13 million for energy efficiency revolving fund

By : editor_2, Nov 12, 2018

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) would grant $13 million to the government-owned Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL) to set up an energy efficiency revolving fund (EERF) under a tie-up announced here on Sunday.

“Towards supporting investments in new, innovative and...

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International Solar Alliance gets major push with EIB funds

By : editor_2, Sep 27, 2018

 In a major push to India's International Solar Alliance (ISA), European Investment Bank (EIB) President Werner Hoyer on Wednesday announced a major progress on tackling climate change globally...

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