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Meghalaya government, World Bank ink agreement for Rs 100-crore project

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 26, 2018

Chief Minister of Meghalaya Conrad K. Sangma on Saturday said that Government will soon ink an agreement with the World Bank for funding to the tune of over 100 crore aimed at protecting and preserving the catchment areas of the state. ...

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Trai plans 40% reduction in carbon emission by 2022-23

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 24, 2017

To make the telecom sector greener, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) has recommended 40 per cent reduction in carbon emission in telecom networks by 2022-23 considering 2011-12...

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International Solar Alliance to become legal entity by next month: MNRE Secy

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 27, 2017

International Solar Alliance (ISA), the India-headquartered grouping of 121 nations for promotion of solar energy, is set to become an international legal body by end October with at least 15...

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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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Shell plans to spend $1billion a year on clean energy by 2020

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 11, 2017

Royal Dutch Shell plans to spend as much as $1 billion a year on its New Energies division as the transition toward renewable power and electric cars accelerates.


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DBS to reduce carbon footprint in 3-year partnership with DHL

By : sustainabilityo..., May 10, 2017

DBS Bank will partner logistics company DHL Express Singapore to reduce its carbon footprint, according to a joint press release by the two firms 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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Adani Ports will go green, focus on logistics business

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 5, 2017

Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone chief Karan Adani is charting the next growth phase for his company which entails usage of greener energy sources as well as a sharper focus on the...

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TRAI extends deadline for views on sustainable telecom till March 28

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 14, 2017

Indian telecom regulator has extended the deadline for views on approach towards sustainable telecommunications, till March 28, which includes time limit for counter-views.

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Telecom Regulatory Authority of India seeks views on carbon footprint reduction

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 17, 2017

The telecom regulator has floated a consultation paper seeking industry feedback on ways to compute carbon footprint in telecom networks, and the need to involve third-party auditors for running...

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