Posts by: Barkha Mathur

Barkha Mathur

Brihanmumbai Electric Supply And Transport To Get 20 Electric Buses By Next Month And 60 More By End Of The Year

Brihanmumbai Electric Supply And Transport To Get 20 Electric Buses By Next Month And 60 More By End Of The Year
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The Brihanmumbai Electric Supply and Transport will get a subsidy under the Faster Adoption And Manufacturing Of (Hybrid And) Electric Vehicles India Scheme of the Department Of Heavy Industries for deploying 80 electric buses in its transport fleet
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Be Mindful Of Your Trash If You Trek In The Mystical Kheerganga As Forest Department Intensifies Anti-Waste Measures

Be Mindful Of Your Trash If You Trek In The Mystical Kheerganga As Forest Department Intensifies Anti-Waste Measures
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With an aim to check littering and maintain cleanliness in the Kheerganga trek route, the forest department of Himachal Pradesh has decided to charge Rs. 50 from each trekker from this month
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The Diamond City Of India - Surat Gets The Tag Of Generating Maximum Amount Of Renewable Power In The Country

The Diamond City Of India - Surat Gets The Tag Of Generating Maximum Amount Of Renewable Power In The Country
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By using renewable energy to meet 34 per cent of its electricity demand, Surat Municipal Corporation has set a benchmark for other civic bodies to go green
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This Election Season Parliament House Votes For Green Mobility, Gets 10 E-Cars And 7 Electric Vehicle Chargers

This Election Season Parliament House Votes For Green Mobility, Gets 10 E-Cars And 7 Electric Vehicle Chargers
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The electric cars and charging stations were deployed in the Parliament premises by Energy Efficiency Services Limited, a Government of India initiative providing efficient energy solutions in the country
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Setting A New Benchmark, India’s Electric Vehicles Sale Crosses 7.5 Lakh Units Mark In Financial Year 2018-19

Setting A New Benchmark, India’s Electric Vehicles Sale Crosses 7.5 Lakh Units Mark In Financial Year 2018-19
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With more than two times growth in the sale of e-two-wheelers and three times growth in the sale of e-cars, the electric vehicles industry of India has sold 1.83 lakh vehicles more in the last financial years as compared to the financial year 2017-18
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Guwahati Goes Green As It Takes Steps Towards Public E-Mobility, Gets 15 Electric Buses, 10 More To Come Soon

Guwahati Goes Green As It Takes Steps Towards Public E-Mobility, Gets 15 Electric Buses, 10 More To Come Soon
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Assam State Transport Corporation (ASTC) to deploy 25 electric buses in Guwahati by of this year as part of the State’s green mobility initiative
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As Air Pollution Becomes An Agenda In Elections 2019, Here’s All You Need To Know About The Crisis In India

As Air Pollution Becomes An Agenda In Elections 2019, Here’s All You Need To Know About The Crisis In India
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Air pollution, in recent years, has become India’s most prominent problem and the number one health concern and even though the government did employ measures to mitigate pollution in the past, people in many parts of the country are still gasping for air
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Lack Of Menstrual Hygiene Is Taking A Toll On Education Of More Than 5 Lakh Girls In Uttar Pradesh: Survey

Lack Of Menstrual Hygiene Is Taking A Toll On Education Of More Than 5 Lakh Girls In Uttar Pradesh: Survey
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As many as 5.13 lakh girls in the age group 11-14 years dropped from schools in 2018-19 in Uttar Pradesh due to inadequate facilities in schools related to sanitation and menstrual hygiene
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Muzaffarnagar Ups Its Swachh Quotient, Deploys Two Moving Vans With Video Cameras To Stop People From Littering

Muzaffarnagar Ups Its Swachh Quotient, Deploys Two Moving Vans With Video Cameras To Stop People From Littering
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In a bid to reduce the piling waste on the lanes of Muzaffarnagar and to make the citizens mindful of their habit of littering, the district administration has deployed two mobile vans to capture the garbage sites and litterers
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Innovation From Gujarat: 60-Year-Old Specially Abled Man, A School Dropout, Builds Electric Vehicles Utilising Waste

Innovation From Gujarat: 60-Year-Old Specially Abled Man, A School Dropout, Builds Electric Vehicles Utilising Waste
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This 60-year-old specially abled resident of Surat has built nine electric vehicles using automobile and industrial waste in a bid to do his bit towards environment and make driving more accessible for the persons with different abilities
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Air Pollution: Driven By Concerns Related To Environment, This Automobile Giant Is Phasing Out Diesel Vehicles

Air Pollution: Driven By Concerns Related To Environment, This Automobile Giant Is Phasing Out Diesel Vehicles
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As diesel cars have been found to be a major source of vehicular emissions, this automobile manufacturer has planned to do away with its diesel car models and has decided to adopt cleaner technologies for manufacturing vehicles
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Researchers Sail In Yamuna To Get Data On Pollution To Help Government Plan Cleanup Strategies For The River

Researchers Sail In Yamuna To Get Data On Pollution To Help Government Plan Cleanup Strategies For The River
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The team of researchers has been working on the Yamuna in Delhi since one and a half years and has collected 60078 data points to provide visual proof of how polluted the river is in the Wazirabad-Okhla stretch
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Practice Cleanliness Or Pay Fine Upto Rs. 5000 As Single-Use Plastic Gets Banned During Kedarnath Yatra 2019

Practice Cleanliness Or Pay Fine Upto Rs. 5000 As Single-Use Plastic Gets Banned During Kedarnath Yatra 2019
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In order to end the increasing pollution on the mountains, the Rudraprayag district administration has banned the single-use plastic products during the Kedarnath Yatra and aims to make it a ‘complete plastic free’ event
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Electric Vehicles: As India Embraces Green Technology, These 5 Brands Are Set To Launch E-Cars In The Country

Electric Vehicles: As India Embraces Green Technology, These 5 Brands Are Set To Launch E-Cars In The Country
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Electric vehicles in India are getting a big boost by the government which is planning to gradually phase out vehicles that run on petrol/diesel and as the technology matures in the country; these 5 brands are set to launch electric cars soon
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