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Advanced Construction Methods Can Help India Reduce Its Carbon Footprint, Says Researcher

Advanced Construction Methods Can Help India Reduce Its Carbon Footprint, Says Researcher
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According to United Nations Environment Programme's "Global Status Report 2018", construction and operation of buildings accounted for 36 per cent of global energy use and nearly 40 per cent of energy-related carbon dioxide emissions in 2017 ...
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National Clean Air Programme Gets Support From The Energy And Resources Institute, Bloomberg Philanthropies

National Clean Air Programme Gets Support From The Energy And Resources Institute, Bloomberg Philanthropies
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The central government has collaborated with the TERI, Bloomberg Philanthropies and Shakti Sustainable Energy Foundation to bring together research and civil society organisations to offer technical assistance on air quality issues in support of the NCAP ...
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Air Pollution: Delhi Air Quality Remains ‘Very Poor’ With Foggy Morning

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As the air quality of the national capital deteriorates raising concerns for the residents, central government run System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting And Research (SAFAR) has advised people to avoid prolonged exposure to air pollution and avoid burning of wood, candles or incense sticks ...
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Air Pollution: Punjab Signs A Memorandum Of Understanding Check Stubble Burning

Air Pollution: Punjab Signs A Memorandum Of Understanding Check Stubble Burning
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With a target to bring down stubble burning cases by 90 per cent this year, the government of Punjab has signed a memorandum of understanding for a bio-fuel project with Virgo Corporation ...
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Delhi Air Deteriorates To ‘Very Poor’; Only Rain Can Bring Relief, says private weather forecast agency

Delhi Air Deteriorates To 'Very Poor'; Only Rain Can Bring Relief, says private weather forecast agency
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The air quality of Delhi has dipped back to ‘very poor’ because the impact of the heavy rain that occurred last week on Thursday subsides ...
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Energy Supply And Consumption Patterns Are Changing To Tackle Climate Change, Says PM Modi

Energy Supply And Consumption Patterns Are Changing To Tackle Climate Change, Says PM Modi
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While addressing the inaugural session of 13th international oil and gas conference Petrotech 2019, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that countries around the world are coming together to tackle climate change and the convergence between cheaper renewable energy, technologies and digital applications is increasing ...
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Relief From Air Pollution: As Heavy Rainfall Washes Away Pollutants, Delhiites Get A Lungful Of Fresh Air

Relief From Air Pollution: As Heavy Rainfall Washes Away Pollutants, Delhiites Get A Lungful Of Fresh Air
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The Air Quality Index (AQI) recorded in Delhi-NCR after the heavy hailstorm and rain, was better at most of the places in the region and none of the stations recorded an AQI higher than 200 at 10 am on Friday as opposed to 350 in very poor category that it has been averaging at since January 30 ...
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Airpocalypse III: A Tale Of The Air Quality Of Indian Cities And The Efficacy Of National Clean Air Programme

Airpocalypse III: A Tale Of The Air Quality Of Indian Cities And The Efficacy Of National Clean Air Programme
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The report titled Airpocalypse III published by Greenpeace India surveyed the data from 313 cities across the country and found that as many as 241 cities were violating the air quality standards while the National Clean Air Programme targets only 102 cities thus leaving out a large number of cities with toxic air quality ...
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Budget 2019: 50 Per Cent Cut In Pollution Control Budget Angers Experts

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Experts condemned the reduction of budget for pollution control by 50 per cent, labelling the interim budget as “election friendly” ...
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Air Pollution: Centre To Install 450 Real-Time, 1,500 Manual Air Quality Monitoring Systems In India By 2024

Air Pollution: Centre To Install 450 Real-Time, 1,500 Manual Air Quality Monitoring Systems In India By 2024
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As the country battles deteriorating air quality, the Central government has decided to increase the number of real-time air quality monitoring systems from the current 150 to a total of 450 and manual monitoring systems from the current 731 to a total of 1500 in the next five years ...
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Budget 2019: Electric Vehicle Industry Cheers As E-Mobility Makes It To Government’s Priority List

Budget 2019: Electric Vehicle Industry Cheers The Declaration Of E-Mobility As Key Part Of India’s Vision 2030
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The electric vehicle industry is happy about inclusion of electric vehicles as a priority for the government in the coming years, even though specific measures to realise the Vision 2030 was missing from the Budget speech ...
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A Biogas Startup By An IIT-Bombay Alumnus Aims To Fight Air Pollution And Manage Waste

A Biogas Startup By An IIT-Bombay Alumnus Aims To Fight Air Pollution And Manage Waste
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To help fight air pollution and to manage the waste generated at home, Priyadarshan Sahasrabuddhe created a biogas plant to kill two birds with one stone ...
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