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Renewable Energy: Solar Energy Is Keeping Animals Hydrated In This Karnataka National Park

Renewable Energy: Solar Energy Is Keeping Animals Hydrated In This Karnataka National Park
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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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Rainwater Harvesting Must For Commercial Units In Rural Karnataka, Says Minister Krishna Byre Gowda

Rainwater Harvesting Must For Commercial Units In Rural Karnataka, Says Minister Krishna Byre Gowda
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Currently, the mandate of making rainwater harvesting compulsory is being implemented only in the areas that come under urban local bodies of Karnataka ...
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Meet 63-Year-Old Mr. Lobo, Owner Of 10 Electric Cars, Who Is Promoting The Use Of Electric Vehicles Since 18 Years

Meet 63-Year-Old Mr Lobo, Owner Of 10 Electric Cars, Who Is Promoting The Use Of Electric Vehicles Since 18 Years
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With an experience of driving electric cars for the last 18 years, Zarryl Lobo, says electric vehicles are more of a revolution that can lead us towards a better environment by cutting vehicular pollution ...
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Meet The 29-Year-Old Social Worker Who Manufactures Eco-Friendly Sanitary Napkin Incinerator

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“At the end of the day, I just want to do my bit for the environment and society”, says Nisha Nazre, explaining about her inspiration behind coming up with a zero-pollution incinerator ...
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This 19-Year-Old Eco-Crusader Has Convinced 1000 Restaurants To Save Water Through #GlasshalfFull Drive

World Water Day 2019: This 19-Year-Old Eco Crusader Wants You To Have Your Glass Half Full To Save Water
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Recipient of the prestigious title of ‘Global Changemaker’ in 2018, Garvita Gulhati, Founder of "Why Waste?", an organization that works on saving water, has been an environmentalist since the age of 13 ...
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Swachh Survekshan 2019:  Karnataka’s Mysuru Is The Third Cleanest City Of India, Leapfrogs From Rank 8 

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Karnataka News Swachh Survekshan
Mysuru has had a mixed run in Swachh Survekshan so far, from being number 1 in 2016 to number 5 in 2017 and number 8 in 2018, the city has managed to score third rank in Swachh Survekshan 2019 ...
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Ditch Single-Use Plastic As This Duo From Karnataka Turn Waste Palm Leaves Into Eco-Friendly Tableware

Ditch Single-Use Plastic As This Duo From Karnataka Turn Waste Palm Leaves Into Eco-Friendly Tableware
Karnataka Waste Warriors Of India
What started with a quest to build a brand of beautiful Indian products turned into providing eco-friendly and sustainable alternative to single-use plastic tableware ...
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From Menstrual Hygiene Products To Composting Kits, This Bengaluru Duo Is Making Sustainable Living Stress-Free

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Karnataka Menstrual Hygiene Swachh Warriors
Malini Parmar and Smita Kulkarni’s firm manufactures menstrual cups, reusable cloth pads and diapers, natural cleaning agents and composting kits among other environment friendly solutions ...
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One Of The Most Visited Tourist Spot Of Karnataka, Panchakalyani Lake To Be Revived By Infosys Foundation

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Karnataka Lakes Of India News
The philanthropic arm of the IT firm Infosys has announced the revival project of the polluted Panchakalyani lake in Karnataka ...
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After Information Technology Capital, Bengaluru Could Be Electric Vehicle Capital, Says Karnataka Minister K.J. George

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speaking at the inauguration Electric Vehicle Summit K J George, the large and small scale industry minister of Karnataka, emphasiSzed on the need for research and development of vehicles that run on green energy ...
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Plastic Crisis: Quantum Of Plastic Carry Bags Not Reduced Despite Ban, Said The Comptroller And Auditor General

Plastic Crisis: Quantum Of Plastic Carry Bags Not Reduced Despite Ban, Said The Comptroller And Auditor General
Air Pollution Karnataka News
The performance audit report of Comptroller and Auditor General on 'Solid Waste Management in Urban Local Bodies’ found that there is mismanagement of plastic waste the assessment of waste was not realistic and the state policy prepared in 2004 was not fully operational ...
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National Green Tribunal Slaps Rs. 50 Crore Penalty On Karnataka For Neglecting Bengaluru Lakes

National Green Tribunal Slaps Rs. 50 Crore Penalty On Karnataka For Neglecting Bengaluru Lakes
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The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has also asked Bengaluru’s civic body to deposit Rs. 25 crore with the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), of which Rs. 10 crore will be transferred to the state pollution board ...
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