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Defining green activities – What the new EU rules mean for India
By : Sustainability ..., Apr 17, 2020
Climate change is one the defining issues of our generation. New studies show that global warming needs to be limited to 1.5°C (rather than 2°C) compared to pre-industrial levels, to avoid the worst effects of climate change. Achieving that objective requires trillions of...Read more..
Subject Tags: ESG , European Union , green economy , guidelines
Urban India will soon have at least one EV charging station every 3 km
By : Sustainability ..., Nov 20, 2019
The government is going full throttle in its efforts to realise the ambition of making India an electric vehicle hub by 2030. In the first phase of Electric Vehicles (EV) rollout plan, the power ministry is targetting 4 billion-plus population cities under the EV policy...Read more..
Subject Tags: electric vehicle charging station , EV infrastructure , EV policy , guidelines
ISO 20400: New standard launched to support sustainable procurement
By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 26, 2017
The ISO 20400: Sustainable Procurement Standard replaces the BS 8903:2010 Principles and Framework for Procuring Sustainably. The new standard has been created with the input of experts and...Read more..
Subject Tags: guidelines , ISO , standards , sustainable procurement
ZDHC releases Wastewater Guidelines for sustainability
By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 28, 2016
The Zero Discharge of Hazardous Chemicals (ZDHC) programme, a collaboration of 22 leading brands, 13 value chain affiliates and 7 associates, has released its Wastewater Guidelines, a unified...Read more..
Subject Tags: guidelines , sustainability , wastewater , Zero Discharge of Hazardous Chemicals
Centre issues guidelines to Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh and Rajasthan for wind power
By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 4, 2016
The Union ministry of new and renewable energy has issued guidelines for setting up an inter-state transmission system to evacuate wind power to the extent of 1,000MW from windy states like...Read more..
Subject Tags: guidelines , wind power