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New catalyst paves way for carbon neutral fuel

By : SustainabilityO..., Jun 23, 2017

Australian scientists have developed an efficient catalyst that converts carbon dioxide into synthetic natural gas in a clean process using solar energy, paving the way for carbon neutral fuel....

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Electric vehicles project FAME moved to Niti Aayog from Dept of Heavy Industries

By : SustainabilityO..., Jun 20, 2017

The cabinet secretariat has shifted the electric vehicles programme to Niti Ayog from the department of heavy industries as most ministries wanted to have a say in the high-profile mission....

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Tamil Nadu interested on low floor electric vehicle buses: Ashok Leyland

By : SustainabilityO..., Jun 16, 2017

Tamil Nadu Government has shown interest to purchase low floor, air conditioned electric vehicle CIRCUIT provided by Hinduja Group flagship Ashok Leyland, a top official said today....

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Cummins to make electric powertrains for city buses in 2019

By : SustainabilityO..., Jun 16, 2017

Engine maker Cummins Inc plans to start production of electric powertrains for transit buses in cities around the world in 2019, executives said on a conference call on Wednesday. ...

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Railways to reduce emission by 33 per cent by 2030

By : SustainabilityO..., Jun 5, 2017

Going green, the Indian Railways is stepping up efforts to reduce emission by 33 per cent in the next 10-12 years through sustained energy efficiency measures and and maximum use of clean fuel...

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Oil marketing companies shut biodiesel joint ventures due to lack of commercial viability

By : SustainabilityO..., Aug 26, 2016

Once touted as the fuel of the future, biodiesel, extracted from jatropha seeds, has lost its sheen for oil marketing companies.

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Hyderabad’s deadly PM10 pollutant particles level still high

By : SustainabilityO..., Aug 22, 2016

A decade of measures to reduce pollution by building flyovers to ease traffic congestion, introducing MMTS services to take vehicles off the road and ensuring supply of clean fuel have failed to...

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Few households use clean fuel for cooking in Assam: National Family Health Survey

By : SustainabilityO..., Aug 3, 2016

The number of households in the state using clean fuel to meet their cooking needs has seen a mere three per cent rise in the last decade, a National Family Health Survey 4 (2015-16) revealed....

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