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Punjab, Haryana and Rajasthan Ministers Skip Meet On Pollution

Punjab, Haryana and Rajasthan Ministers Skip Meet On Pollution
Air Pollution Delhi News
To study deteriorating air quality of Delhi, Union Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan had called a crucial meeting of ministers and officials from Delhi's neighbouring states which was skipped Ministers from Punjab, Haryana and Rajasthan ...
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Punjab, Haryana Witness Decline In Stubble-Burning, Says Punjab Pollution Control Board

Punjab, Haryana Witness Decline In Stubble-Burning, Says Punjab Pollution Control Board
Air Pollution News
Punjab Pollution Control Board (PPCB) data reflects that 7503 cases of stubble-burning have been reported until October 26 this year which was 13,364 and 19,879 in the corresponding period of 2017 and 2016 respectively ...
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Biomass Burning, One Of The Major Sources Of Air Pollution May Spike 45% By 2050: Study

Biomass Burning, One Of The Major Sources Of Air Pollution May Spike 45% By 2050: Study
Air Pollution News
A study published in ‘Journal of Cleaner Production’ this month found that 488 metric tonnes of the total crop residue was generated in India in 2017 and about 24 per cent of it was burnt in agricultural fields, mainly in Punjab and Harayna resulting in emissions of air pollutants, including greenhouse gases ...
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India Aims To Cut Stubble Burning In Key States By 70 Per cent, But Experts Skeptical

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Air Pollution News
In view of increasing air pollution, governments has been educating farmers about the problems of burning stubble as well as providing subsidies for equipment to handle the stubble, the experts think this is not enough ...
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Gurugram Students Develop An ‘Intelligent Traffic Light’ System To Reduce Air Pollution

Gurugram Students Develop An 'Intelligent Traffic Light' System To Reduce Air Pollution
Air Pollution Haryana News
'Intelligent traffic light' developed by Grade 11 students of Shiv Nadar School, Gurugram makes the existing traffic light system responsive to real-time traffic intensity and will function accurately keeping in mind the traffic situation in the country, according to a project paper written by the team, informs a student ...
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Waste Management: Chandigarh Residents Relieved As Waste Collectors Resume Door-To-Door Collection

Waste Management: Chandigarh Residents Relieved As Waste Collectors Resume Door-To-Door Collection
Chandigarh News Waste Management
The people of Chandigarh heaved a sigh of relief as private waste collectors resumed door-to-door collection from households after three weeks of strike to protest Chandigarh Municipal Corporation's move to take over waste collection duties from private players in the city ...
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Union Environment Ministry Asks States To Ensure Distribution Of Farm Implements To Tackle Stubble Burning

Union Environment Ministry Asks States To Ensure Distribution Of Farm Implements To Tackle Stubble Burning
Air Pollution News
In the meeting of environment ministers and officers of various departments of Delhi and four neighbouring states, Union Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan emphasised collective action by all the municipal and other agencies to ensure cleaner air in the coming months ...
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Agriculture Waste: Haryana Government Inks Pact With Indian Oil Corporation To Set Up Bio-CNG Plants

Agriculture Waste: Haryana Government Inks Pact With Indian Oil Corporation To Set Up Bio-CNG Plants
Air Pollution Haryana News Waste Management
The first-of-its-kind biogas plant to be set up in Kurukshetra, will be based on paddy straw and other agri-waste in the state and the government is hoping that this will provide additional sources of revenue to farmers ...
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Punjab Hopes To Tackle Stubble Burning Problem Through Farm Mechanisation

Punjab Hopes To Tackle Stubble Burning Problem Through Farm Mechanisation
Air Pollution News Punjab
As paddy harvesting is nearing, Punjab has started looking for solution to crop residue burning problem through farm mechanisation, coupled with an aggressive awareness drive among farmers ...
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Swachh Report Card: Ensuring Toilet Usage And Converting Waste To Clean Fuel, Here’s How ODF Haryana Is Faring

Haryana Swachh Report Card
Both the urban and rural areas in Haryana have successfully completed two rounds of third-party verification process with no open defecation cases reported in last one year. The state is now working towards an ODF plus tag ...
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Air Pollution: America Lauds Haryana’s Strategy To Combat Vehicular And Crop Burning Residual Pollution

US offers technological expertise to effectively curb air pollution
Air Pollution Haryana News
US Ambassador to India Kenneth I. Juster said US would help the Haryana Government to make the state pollution-free and also commended the state for attaining the status of open defecation free ...
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Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar Launches State-Level Swachh Survekshan Grameen

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar launches state-level Swachh Survekshan Grameen
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On the lines of the Swachh survey done for cities, Swachh Survekshan Grameen, which has been launched in Haryana, will cover 680 districts, 6,800 villages and gather feedback from 50 lakh citizens in its first edition ...
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