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Green ministry notice to Delhi's Okhla waste plant after protests

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 22, 2019

The Union ministry of environment forest and climate change has issued a show-cause notice to the Okhla waste-to-energy plant for violation of the environmental clearance. ...

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Waste management: Six Punjab cities to set up waste-to-energy plants

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 16, 2019

Three major and three small towns of Punjab have been selected to be developed as model cities as far as waste management is concerned. The major towns are Amritsar, Bathinda and Mohali and...

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India needs policy on solar waste management, manufacturing standards: Report

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 12, 2019

The government needs to bring out a policy on solar module waste management and standards for use of material for manufacturing, according to consultancy Bridge To India on Thursday....

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Segregation of waste at source from June 1

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 28, 2019

After a delay of over two years, the local Municipal Corporation has finally decided to begin segregation of waste at source from June 1. Sources said the MC gave this assurance in its...

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Commitment to Appropriate Waste Disposal is Need of the Hour: CII

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 28, 2019

CII Uttarakhand State Council with its Centre of Excellence CESD (CII–ITC Centre for Excellence and Sustainable Development) organised a One Day Training Programme on Waste Management Rules and...

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Smart City projects on Modi govt's agenda to woo middle class

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 25, 2019

The Narendra Modi-led NDA government is all set to showcase the progress of its 100 smart cities initiative to woo the urban middle class this election season. According to sources, the Centre...

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Govt proposes national green aviation policy

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 15, 2019

The civil aviation ministry will create a simplified regulatory regime to speed up clearances for airport development and other aviation projects while taking due care of environment...

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NGT asks govt to consider banning plastic campaign material

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 6, 2019

The National Green Tribunal has directed the Election Commission, the Centre and...

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IIT-B scientists come up with crop planning, solid waste solutions

By : Sustainability ..., Feb 1, 2019

Two studies released recently by scientists at IIT Bombay aim to find solutions to the issues of crop planning involving a reservoir system and waste management in the city.

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Centre to replicate Bhopal's waste management model

By : Sustainability ..., Jan 29, 2019

Practical climate-friendly actions on the ground in Bhopal would become a model for Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB). Assessment of development results (ADR) of Bhopal Municipal...

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