Air Pollution

Air Pollution

Madhya Pradesh Government To Bring Electric Vehicle Policy Soon To Push For E-Mobility In The State

Madhya Pradesh Government To Bring Electric Vehicle Policy Soon To Push For E-Mobility In The State
Air Pollution Electric Vehicles Madhya Pradesh News
According to the Bus Operators Confederation of India, currently 90 per cent of 19 lakh public transport buses in the country are running on diesel ...
More

Air Pollution Increases Hypertension Risks In Women, Warn Researchers

Air Pollution Increases Hypertension Risks In Women, Warn Researchers
Air Pollution News
As per the study published in the journal Epidemiology, based on the blood pressure measurements, almost half of the participants exhibited hypertension due to long-term exposure to air pollution ...
More

A Surat Entrepreneur Is On A Mission To Turn Udhana Railway Station Into India’s First Green Railway Station

Surat Entrepreneur On A Mission To Turn Udhana Railway Station Into India's First Green Railway Station
Air Pollution Gujarat News
Under a mission launched by Viral Sudhirbhai Desai, a young entrepreneur from Surat, the walls of Udhana railway station have been painted with messages and graffiti on protecting the environment ...
More

Budget 2019: Impose Green Cess On Polluting Vehicles, Reduce GST On Electric Vehicles, Demands Industry

Budget 2019: Impose Green Cess On Polluting Vehicles, Reduce GST On Electric Vehicles, Demands Industry
Air Pollution Electric Vehicles News
In its budget wish list, the electric vehicles industry expects the central government to increase financial assistance to the manufacturers and raise government subsidies on purchase of EVs to push sales ...
More

Electric Vehicles May Not Need To Pay Registration Fees Soon, Thanks To The New Government Proposal

Electric Vehicles May Not Need To Pay Registration Fees Soon, Thanks To The New Government Proposal
News
As part of the central government’s latest proposal, all types of electric vehicles - two, three or four wheelers, will be exempted from paying registration fees ...
More

United Nations Asks Business Leaders To Set Tougher Emissions Reduction Targets To Fight Climate Change

United Nations Asks Business Leaders To Set Tougher Emissions Reduction Targets To Fight Climate Change
Air Pollution News
Raising concerns over the deteriorating environment and climate change, United Nations Global Compact has urged businesses to take bolder actions to reduce their carbon footprints and meet the targets set in Paris Agreement of 2015 ...
More

Delhi Lieutenant Governor Calls For Better Waste Management System, Asks To End Waste Dumping In Open Drains

Banega Swachh India - Garbage Delhi 660
News
LG Anil Baijal directed Delhi’s officials in the city to prevent careless waste dumping in the drains and orders that all vacuum tankers in the city should be registered and have GPS installed so that movement of the vehicle can be tracked easily and careless waste dumping can be avoided ...
More

Uttar Pradesh Highways To Soon Have Herbal Plantations For Clean Air

Uttar Pradesh Highways To Soon Have Herbal Plantations For Clean Air
News
With the aim to improve air quality and promote Ayurveda, Uttar Pradesh Government has launched a pilot project of planting herbal Ayurvedic plants along the highways of 18 districts ...
More

Air Pollution: Delhiites Wake Up To A Light Shower, Improved Air Quality

Air Pollution: Delhiites Wake Up To A Light Shower, Improved Air Quality
Air Pollution News
Light showers in north India brings brought a sigh of relief for the citizens as the air quality of Delhi and NCR improved to ‘satisfactory’ category from 'poor' category ...
More

An Air Conditioner That Can Also Purify Air, Developed By IIT-Delhi Alumni

An Air Conditioner That Can Also Purify Air, Developed By IIT-Delhi Alumni
Air Pollution Delhi
Nanoclean AC Filter that converts an air conditioner (AC) into an air purifier can help reduce indoor air pollution ...
More

Pollution Worse In Indian Cities As Registered Vehicles Up By 700 Times Since 1951, Study Suggests

Pollution Worse In Indian Cities As Registered Vehicles Up By 700 Times Since 1951, Study Suggests
Air Pollution News
The Centre for Science and Environment study titled, 'At The Crossroads' states that the number of cars registered in India in 10 years, between 2006 to 2015 was almost twice the number of cars registered in 50 years between 1951 and 2005 ...
More

Union Minister Prakash Javadekar Roots For Bharat Stage VI Emission Norms To Reduce Air Pollution In The Country

Union Minister Prakash Javadekar Roots For Bharat Stage VI Emission Norms To Reduce Air Pollution In The Country
Air Pollution News
The Bharat Stage VI (or BS-VI) emission norms would come into force from April 1, 2020 across the country which will reduce the level of toxic gases like sulphur, nitrogen oxide, and carbon monoxide from the vehicle exhaust ...
More