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Hero Future's stake buy by Abu Dhabi Future Energy gets CCI nod

By : Sustainability ..., Oct 31, 2019

The Competition Commission of India (CCI) has given nod under the green channel route to Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company for acquiring equity stake in Hero Future Energies Global Ltd. Besides, the transaction involves acquisition of non-voting compulsorily convertible...

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India ranks third among Asian countries for environmental sustainability

By : Sustainability ..., Oct 31, 2019

Indian companies have ranked third in Asia's overall environmental sustainability out of eight markets studied, with an average score of 63.12, which is slightly exceeded the regional average of 62.34 points, according to a survey. Companies in Hong Kong recorded the best...

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Cabinet approves administrative arrangement on Cooperation in the field of Railways between the Ministry of Railways, India and the Directorate General for Mobility and Transport of the European Commission

By : Sustainability ..., Oct 24, 2019

The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved administrative arrangement on Cooperation in the field of Railways between the Ministry of Railways, India and the Directorate General for Mobility and Transport of the European Commission to strengthen...

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‘Smart Asia 2019’ Comes to Mumbai With Focus on Smart Cities Development

By : Sustainability ..., Oct 9, 2019

After a resounding success in Bengaluru in 2017 and 2018, the Smart Asia – Expo & Summit 2019, organized by The Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA), in association with Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI), is being held in...

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Largest assembly of solar lamps: Students create world record on Gandhi's birth anniversary

By : Sustainability ..., Oct 3, 2019

On Mahatma Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary, students from the National Capital Region on Wednesday created two new records in an event which had officials from the Guinness Book of World Records in attendance. They include the largest assembly and lighting of solar lamps and...

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Nagpur: Mitsubishi Electric pledges for a greener tomorrow

By : Sustainability ..., Sep 30, 2019

Mitsubishi Electric is consistently delivering pioneering technology & innovation to make positive contribution towards the society. Mitsubishi Electric has recently launched its Environmental Sustainability Vision 2050. The company provides an Environmental declaration...

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India supports UN initiative to eliminate single-use plastic

By : Sustainability ..., Jun 6, 2019

United Nations: India has joined efforts by the UN to eliminate single-use plastic in the world body’s headquarters here and promote healthy lifestyle by marking the World Bicycle Day, weaving...

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Commitment to Appropriate Waste Disposal is Need of the Hour: CII

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 28, 2019

CII Uttarakhand State Council with its Centre of Excellence CESD (CII–ITC Centre for Excellence and Sustainable Development) organised a One Day Training Programme on Waste Management Rules and...

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Vice President asks scientists to step up research on ocean and marine energy

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 25, 2019

The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has called for fully tapping the enormous potential of the Blue Economy for the country to achieve higher economic growth. ...

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Young environmental activists across the world skip school in a call to action

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 18, 2019

The movement, inspired by the actions of 16-year-old Swedish environmental activist Greta Thunberg, spanned more than 100 countries and 1,500 cities, where students gathered in the streets and...

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