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Vice President calls for equitable and people-centred sustainable development

By : Sustainability ..., May 23, 2019

The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has called for achieving sustainable development that is equitable and people-centred and stressed the need for efficient and frugal use of...

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‘WBCSD Leadership Program Meet’ in India to understand the relationship between sustainability and good business

By : Sustainability ..., May 20, 2019

The World Business Council is a global, CEO-led organization of over 200 leading businesses working together to accelerate the transition to a sustainable world. Its member companies come from...

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Social entrepreneurship meets sustainable development

By : Sustainability ..., May 10, 2019

In an era where fashion brands are increasingly criticised for the environmental issues raised by their manufacture, Tentree promises to be an ‘environmentally progressive’ and responsible brand...

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On thin ice: Time for climate change policy

By : Sustainability ..., May 7, 2019

Climate change has become a major global issue, but has the IT hub, Bengaluru, done enough to minimise its effects? With air pollution on the rise in the city and the government struggling to...

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Researchers develops new method to predict reservoir levels 3 months in advance

By : Sustainability ..., May 3, 2019

As the mercury soars and countdown begins for the monsoon, storage levels in reservoirs keep the government and hydropower generators on tenterhooks. Now Indian scientists have found a potential...

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E-innovations & sustainability at Denim Premiere Vision

By : Sustainability ..., May 3, 2019

Eco-responsible denim, led by creativity and digital innovations will be the highlight at the upcoming Denim Premiere Vision in Italy. The two-day trade event scheduled from May 28, 2019, will...

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INNOVATION: After solid waste, Goa to produce electricity from cow dung

By : Sustainability ..., May 2, 2019

After successfully producing power from the solid waste management plant at Saligao, the state government is planning to produce energy from cow dung.

The department of animal husbandry has initiated a project to utilise cow dung in...

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Lowering of Carbon Emission Levels to Propel Bio-Based Chemicals Industry

By : Sustainability ..., May 1, 2019

The Global Bio-Based Chemicals Market Size is slated to touch USD 97.2 billion by 2023, as per the latest report by Market Research Future (MRFR). Strict policies regarding the production of...

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Bid to make `green aviation policy’ a reality

By : Sustainability ..., May 1, 2019

In a bid to minimise air pollution and keep the sky clean, various stakeholders at the Centre, which includes Ministry of Civil Aviation, Directorate of Civil Aviation (DGCA), Petroleum Ministry...

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Rural revitalisation key to eco growth, says 2019 Global Food Policy Report; 821 mn malnourished worldwide

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 29, 2019

Despite strong economic growth in 2018, undernourishment rose for the third year in a row, with 821 million people in the world now facing chronic food deprivation, says 2019 Global Food Policy...

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