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

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

Kerala News
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

Four Years Of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: Kerala Floods Prevent Urban Areas From Going ODF And Zero-Waste
Kerala Swachh Report Card
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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Say No To Plastic: Thiruvananthapuram Central Railway Station Implements Green Protocol Under Swachhata Hi Seva

Swachhata Hi Seva Thiruvananthapuram Central Station says no to plastic disposables
Kerala News
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 Raps Kerala Over Waste Disposal, Seeks Action Plan In A Month

NGT asked Kerala government to submit a report on waste management within a month
Kerala News Waste Management
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 Floods: Bengaluru Youth Launches Campaign ‘Recycle Kerala’ To Clear Plastic Waste

‘Kerala Recycle’ aims to collect 30 tonnes of plastic waste from Kerala and recycle it in Bengaluru
Kerala Waste Warriors Of India
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

Kerala Plastic Ban Swachh Warriors
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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Kerala High Court Imposes Complete Ban On Plastic In Sabarimala

Kerala High Court imposes ban on Sabarimala Temple
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The Division Bench of the High Court said that only bio-degradable products prescribed by the temple’s chief priest can be brought to the temple ...
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Swachh Survekshan Rankings Prompt Thiruvananthapuram To Revive 10 Waste-To-Biogas Plants

Thiruvananthapuram is all set to revive 10 waste-to-biogas plants
Kerala News Waste Management
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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Piles Of Garbage Removed From A Kochi Market After Judicial Officer Sits Next To It To Protest Against Unattended Waste

Waste Management: Haryana will treat 2,000 tonnes of garbage daily generated from the state
Kerala News
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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How Kerala Fishermen Are Making Our Seas Plastic Free

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As part of a novel project Suchitwa Sagaram, fishermen in Kerala collect ocean plastic for recycling, thus cleaning the ocean in the process ...
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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

163 Ponds Revived In 60 Days: Here Is How People Of Ernakulam District, Kerala, Are Giving A Second Lease Of Life To Ponds
Kerala Swachh Warriors World Water Day Special
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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