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National Green Tribunal Expresses Surprise Over Stubble Burning At A Government Institute In Jaipur, Issues Notice
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National Green Tribunal Expresses Surprise Over Stubble Burning At A Government Institute In Jaipur, Issues Notice

The National Green Tribunal issued the notice after taking note of a news report about stubble burning after harvesting of crops at Agricultural Research Institute in Jaipur ...
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Renewable Energy: Solar Energy Is Keeping Animals Hydrated In This Karnataka National Park
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Renewable Energy: Solar Energy Is Keeping Animals Hydrated In This Karnataka National Park

To ensure that animals do not dehydrate due to lack of water, the forest department of Karnataka is using solar-powered wells to extract water to fill up water holes in the area ...
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Mr. Hussain also proposed to distribute 4.25 lakh saplings free of cost during the year, to raise awareness about the importance of tree plantation
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#BeatAirPollution: World’s Most Polluted Capital City, Delhi To Get Over 23 Lakh New Trees This Year

As the World Environment Day with the theme of #BeatAirPollution approaches on June 5, Delhi Environment Minister Imaran Hussain has set the target of planting over 23 lakh trees in the year 2019-20 ...
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World Environment Day 2019 Anthem Is Out And It Says ‘Hawa Aane De’ To #BeatAirPollution
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World Environment Day 2019 Anthem Is Out And It Says ‘Hawa Aane De’ To #BeatAirPollution

Bollywood actors and singers including Akshay Kumar, Vicky Kaushal, and Shaan, have come together to produce the World Environment Day anthem to spread awareness about the problem of air pollution ...
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Vehicular Pollution Is High In Delhi, Plan To Fight Pollution Not Fully Successful, Says Environment Secretary
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Vehicular Pollution Is High In Delhi, Plan To Fight Pollution Not Fully Successful, Says Environment Secretary

Speaking at the launch of the theme song on air pollution ahead of the World Environment Day on June 5, Secretary, Ministry of Environment Forests and Climate Change said that 84 out of 102 cities identified under the National Clean Air Programme (NCAP) have prepared their pollution abatement plan and will start the implementation soon ...
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In Leh, Tree Plantation Drive To Stem Spike In Pollution
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In Leh, Tree Plantation Drive To Stem Spike In Pollution

People of Phey village, Leh are growing various kinds of trees and vegetation in vacant places in their towns and villages in order to help in protecting the environment which will also add to the income of marginal farmers ...
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Air Pollution: Viable Alternative Emerges To Burning Paddy Straw In Punjab
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Air Pollution: Viable Alternative Emerges To Burning Paddy Straw In Punjab

In a bid to cur pollution caused by the practice of stubble burning, Worldwide Fund for Nature India is working in collaboration with a private firm to use rice straw as an energy feeder in boilers ...
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Respite From Air Pollution: Delhi’s Air Quality Improves Significantly Following Rains
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Respite From Air Pollution: Delhi’s Air Quality Improves Significantly Following Rains

Delhi's air quality was oscillating between 'very poor' and 'severe' for the last few days because of dust storms but due to rains in north India, the overall air quality of the city has improved to ‘moderate’ ...
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Adopting Electric Mobility Gets Easy As These E-Scooters Are Now Upto Rs. 27,000 Cheaper Under FAME II
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Adopting Electric Mobility Gets Easy As These E-Scooters Are Now Upto Rs. 27,000 Cheaper Under FAME II

Two electric scooter models of Okinawa and one model of Ather Energy have become eligible for FAME II subsidies which will make Okinawa’s Ridge+ and i-Praise cheaper by Rs. 17,000 to Rs. 26,000 and Ather 450 scooter will become cheaper by Rs. 27,000 ...
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National Green Tribunal Directs Agriculture Ministry To Submit Report On Steps Taken To Stop Crop Burning
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National Green Tribunal Directs Agriculture Ministry To Submit Report On Steps Taken To Stop Crop Burning

The National Green Tribunal directed that the report may be in terms of cumulative assessment of the problems and the remedies implemented and proposed ...
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Delhi’s air quality index (AQI) on Monday was recorded at 402
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No Respite For Delhiites As The Air Quality Settles In Severe Category, With Dust Storm To Continue Through The Week

Owing to the dust storm being faced by Northwest India, the air quality of the national capital shows no signs of improvement as it remained in the severe category on Monday ...
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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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Brihanmumbai Electric Supply And Transport To Get 20 Electric Buses By Next Month And 60 More By End Of The Year

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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