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Beijing removes 180,000 old, polluting cars from roads from Jan-Apr

By : sustainabilityo..., May 5, 2017

Beijing removed 180,000 old and polluting vehicles from its roads in the first four months of 2017, the Chinese capital's environmental bureau has said, as part of its efforts to tackle...

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Current PUC ineffective in testing diesel vehicles: EPCA

By : sustainabilityo..., May 4, 2017

While cities like London are gearing up to impose a vehicle pollution charge on older and more polluting vehicles later this year, India’s capital is still grappling with a Pollution Under...

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London & Paris To Test Real-World Vehicle Emissions

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 5, 2017

Every town and city in the world with motorists must be vigilant at this time to reduce needless and toxic emissions. Vehicle emissions that perpetrate cancers and many other diseases are...

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NGT declines to modify Supreme Court order on BS-III vehicles

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 4, 2017

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has refused to allow registration of 10 new diesel vehicles conforming to Bharat Stage-III norms in the wake of the ban imposed by the Supreme Court....

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Submit road map on recall of 3.23 lakh cars: Green tribunal to Volkswagen

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 22, 2017

The National Green Tribunal has directed German auto major Volkswagen, embroiled in an emission scandal, to submit a road map with regard to recall of over 3.23 lakh vehicles in the country....

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When will you take ‘polluting’ cars off roads, NGT asks Volkswagen India

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 18, 2017

The National Green Tribunal asked Volkswagen India on Friday why costs shouldn't be imposed on it for allowing around 3.14 lakh "polluting" vehicles to ply on the roads more than a year after it...

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Subject Tags: NGT , vehicular pollution

Shared mobility key to cut carbon emissions: International Transport Forum

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 1, 2017

As carpooling services face a ban in India's IT capital, the latest study by International Transport Forum (ITF) says the existing and foreseeable policies to cut carbon emissions from global...

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Despite PUC paper, polluting vehicles in NCR will lose permits

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 24, 2017

Under the newly-implemented Graded Response Action Plan (GRAP) to tackle pollution in the Capital, visibly polluting commercial vehicles in Delhi’s neighbouring states will end up losing their...

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NGT ban on over 10-yr old diesel vehicles in Delhi: Narendra Modi govt moves to Supreme Court against verdict

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 13, 2017

The Narendra Modi government on Friday moved the Supreme Court against the National Green Tribunal’s (NGT) ban on plying of over 10-year-old diesel vehicles in Delhi. According to a report,...

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On-road emission tests to be mandatory from 2020

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 13, 2017

On-road emission tests for vehicles plying on Indian roads will be mandatory once the Bharat Stage VI norm kicks in from 2020, for which testing agency ARAI is developing a unified test cycle....

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