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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

NGT pulls up Centre for failing to clean Ganga, call for monitoring of funds

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 30, 2017

National Green Tribunal (NGT) pulled up Centre and the state government for failing to clean Ganga's stretch from Gaumukh to Haridwar and called for strict monitoring of funds allotted to the...

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Take action against thermal plants with no monitoring system: NGT

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 30, 2017

The National Green Tribunal has directed the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) and state pollution control boards to take action against 35 thermal power plants across the country which...

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Ghazipur: NGT Seeks Report on 'Segregation, Disposal' of Waste

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 25, 2017

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has directed the Delhi government and the East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC) to submit a report on segregation, compaction and disposal of waste at the...

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Subject Tags: NGT , waste management

Clarify stand on BS-I, BS-II vehicles: NGT to northern states

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 22, 2017

The National Green Tribunal on Thursday asked five northern states to clarify their stand on plying and registration of Bharat Stage-I and Bharat Stage-II vehicles which have been banned in...

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NGT asks states to follow order on polluting industries

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 19, 2017

The National Green Tribunal on Monday (September 18) lashed out at the states for failing to comply with its orders regarding polluting industries. The Tribunal had sought a response on the...

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Subject Tags: industry news , NGT , pollution