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NGT’s action plan will ‘dilute’ Graded Response Plan: EPCA

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 28, 2017

The Supreme Court-mandated EPCA today said the latest measures announced by the National Green Tribunal (NGT) to clean the city’s toxic air may “dilute” the Centre-notified Graded Response...

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No new landfill site: NGT slams agencies

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 15, 2017

National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Thursday rapped Delhi Development Authority (DDA), DSIIDC and other local authorities including the corporations for failing to identify alternative landfill...

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NGT directs Delhi Jal Board to submit info on Phase-II of Yamuna cleaning

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 13, 2017

The National Green Tribunal on Tuesday directed the Delhi Jal Board (DJB) to state the total number of drains falling in the second phase of the Yamuna cleaning project and quality of waste...

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Art of Living festival damaged Yamuna floodplains, rules NGT

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 8, 2017

Sri Sri Ravishankar’s Art of Living Foundation (AoL) is “responsible” for “causing damage and environmental degradation” to the Yamuna floodplains due to its three-day World Culture Festival (...

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NGT asks states to prepare and submit an action plan to combat air pollution

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 20, 2017

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has once again cracked the whip on the governments of Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana and Rajasthan.

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How much crop residue can be used as fuel in power plants: NGT asks NTPC

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 17, 2017

The National Green Tribunal today directed the National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) to inform it how much agricultural residue, in "pellet" form, it can use as raw material along with coal...

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Delhi air pollution: NGT directs AAP govt to seize 10-year old diesel taxis

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 16, 2017
The National Green Tribunal has voiced concern over 10-year-old diesel taxis operating in the national capital and directed the AAP government to seize them without any delay as they cause air...
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Delhi pollution: NGT bans construction, industrial activities till 14 November

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 10, 2017

With deadly smog blanketing Delhi and the neighbouring states for the third day, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Thursday banned construction and industrial activities and entry of trucks,...

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Subject Tags: NGT , pollution

NGT pulls up Delhi, UP, Haryana over air pollution

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 8, 2017

As the national capital reeled under heavy smog, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) today took the the governments of Delhi, Uttar Pradesh and Haryana to task and asked them to explain why...

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Subject Tags: air pollution , NGT

Green court raps AAP govt over Ghazipur landfill site

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 31, 2017

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Monday came down heavily on the Delhi government for not taking immediate and appropriate steps to take preventive measures to stop fires at the Ghazipur...

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Subject Tags: NGT , waste management