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Renewable Energy To Fight Pollution: Cochin International Airport Is World’s First Fully Solar Powered Airport
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Renewable Energy To Fight Pollution: Cochin International Airport Is World’s First Fully Solar Powered Airport

Cochin International Airport, the first greenfield airport in the world has produced more than 4 Crore units of solar energy worth approximately Rs. 30 Crores and has won the prestigious Champion of the Earth Award of the United Nations in the Entrepreneurial Vision category for its leadership in the use of sustainable energy ...
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India Vs West Indies: Cricket Match In Kerala To Get A Swachh Bharat Spin

From keeping the stadium litter-free, scientifically managing garbage to prohibiting plastic items inside the stadium, a number of measures will be taken to ensure a waste-free match on November 1 at Kerala’s Greenfield International Stadium ...
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Four Years Of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: Kerala Floods Prevent Urban Areas From Going ODF And Zero-Waste
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Four Years Of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: Kerala Floods Prevent Urban Areas From Going ODF And Zero-Waste

Kerala floods tragedy recently made a sudden stop at state’s swachh bharat mission targets – one to meet the ODF target in its urban areas and other to go zero-waste ...
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Swachhata Hi Seva Thiruvananthapuram Central Station says no to plastic disposables
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Say No To Plastic: Thiruvananthapuram Central Railway Station Implements Green Protocol Under Swachhata Hi Seva

A green protocol of ‘reduce, reuse and recycle’ has been implemented in Thiruvananthapuram Central Railway Station to discourage single-use plastic items as part of the 15-day campaign Swachhata Hi Seva to drive home the message of Swachh Bharat Mission ...
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NGT asked Kerala government to submit a report on waste management within a month
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NGT Raps Kerala Over Waste Disposal, Seeks Action Plan In A Month

The NGT bench said that if Kerala did not prepare an action plan within a month, stringent action will be taken against civic officials across the state ...
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‘Kerala Recycle’ aims to collect 30 tonnes of plastic waste from Kerala and recycle it in Bengaluru
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Kerala Floods: Bengaluru Youth Launches Campaign ‘Recycle Kerala’ To Clear Plastic Waste

Trucks that carry relief material from Bengaluru to Kerala will now carry plastic waste on their return and deposit it to the recycling centres. This idea has been developed and executed by 33-year-old Roshan V K from Bengaluru ...
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Plastic Ban In Thiruvananthapuram Is Turning Out To Be A Blessing For The Visually Impaired

After a blanket ban was imposed on plastic carry bag in Thiruvananthapuram, the demand for paper bags made by visually impaired people has increased giving them more income ...
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Thiruvananthapuram is all set to revive 10 waste-to-biogas plants
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Swachh Survekshan Rankings Prompt Thiruvananthapuram To Revive 10 Waste-To-Biogas Plants

The 10 waste treatment plants that the Thiruvananthapuram Municipal Corporation now plans to revive had been shut down due to contractors incurring huge losses while running these ...
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From Frying Pans To Clothing Iron, This 49-Year-Old Artist From Kerala Is Giving A Magical Touch To Waste Items
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From Frying Pans To Clothing Iron, This 49-Year-Old Artist From Kerala Is Giving A Magical Touch To Waste Items

Got some old products at home? Don’t know what you should do with them? Instead of throwing it away, learn the art of upcycling like Kerala’s Bindu Joy and start doing your bit for the planet ...
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Waste Management: Haryana will treat 2,000 tonnes of garbage daily generated from the state
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Piles Of Garbage Removed From A Kochi Market After Judicial Officer Sits Next To It To Protest Against Unattended Waste

Civic authorities in Kochi cleared heaps of garbage lying unattended for a month after a sub-judge sits on a dharna to draw attention to the health risks posed to the students of school in the neighbourhood ...
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163 Ponds Revived In 60 Days: Here Is How People Of Ernakulam District, Kerala, Are Giving A Second Lease Of Life To Ponds
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163 Ponds Revived In 60 Days: Here Is How People Of Ernakulam District, Kerala, Are Giving A Second Lease Of Life To Ponds

In Ernakulam district of drought stricken Kerala, there used to be close to 3000 ponds, but over a period of time majority of the ponds dried up and now there are some 600-700 ponds ...
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Green Army In Trivandrum Is Helping The City Tackle Its Waste
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Trivandrum’s Green Army Is Mentoring Students To Become Experts At Managing The City’s Waste And Make It Cleaner

Green Army members have been instrumental in going to schools in the city and educating students on the importance of waste management ...
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