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Coca Cola, Infosys and others pledge to beat plastic pollution in India

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 4, 2018

Several companies like Coca-Cola, Infosys and Hilton among others have pledged on Saturday to address the growing problem of plastic pollution. 

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New Delhi railway station wins silver rating for green initiatives

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 4, 2018

The New Delhi railway station has been declared a “green station” after being awarded a “silver” rating by the Indian Green Building Council. It is also the first one to be classified “green” in...

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Hyderabad's Rajiv Gandhi International Airport first in India to install waste recycling machines

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 22, 2017

Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (RGIA), Hyderabad has become the first airport in the country to commence installing waste recycling machines as a pilot project.

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London buses to be powered by coffee

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 21, 2017

In a first, waste coffee grounds will be used to make biofuels to power some of Londons buses from today, according to a media report.

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Telecom tower industry turns 90,000 cell sites diesel free; seeks sops to go Green

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 17, 2017

Mobile infrastructure or telecom tower firms are aiming to further cut carbon footprint by reducing dependency on fossil fuel as a part of ‘Go Green’ initiative, and are seeking tax holidays,...

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Delhi saves 290 MW by switching off lights during Earth Hour

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 27, 2017

Switching off lights and electrical appliances during the Earth Hour initiative this year, Delhi saved around 290 MW of power, the capital's distribution companies (discoms) announced on Sunday...

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Railways aims to save up to Rs. 400 cr annually with a roadmap for buying recycled water

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 21, 2017

The Railways aims to cut down its water bill and save up to Rs. 400 crore annually with a roadmap for buying recycled water from private players.

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Lindex launches upcycled collection ‘Re:Design’

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 15, 2017

Lindex, a European fashion chain, has took a latest step in exploring new innovative more circular ways of working with the launch of Re:Design – a collection of exclusive upcycled products that...

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Indian government to build cement plants near power plants to use fly ash

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 7, 2017

The Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change has decided to form a multi-disciplinary committee to examine the possibility of building cement plants near to power plants to use fly ash...

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Heathrow Airport Targets Zero Carbon, Zero Waste by 2050

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 1, 2017

London’s Heathrow airport toady launched a sustainability strategy that, among other targets, includes using 100 percent renewable energy by April and operating a zero-carbon, zero-waste airport...

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