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Electric Vehicles: India Should Prioritise Two-Wheeler Electrification, Says A Study

Electric Vehicles: India Should Prioritise Two-Wheeler Electrification, Says A Study
Electric Vehicles Maharashtra News
As the government targets for having at least 30 per cent of the vehicles on road as electric by 2030, in order to curb vehicular pollution, the study conducted by Ola Mobility Institute shows that encouraging shared mobility is one of the ways of promoting e-mobility in the country ...
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From Having No Access To Sanitary Napkins As A Teen, To Now Distributing It For Free, Story Of Mumbai’s Padwoman

From Having No Access To Sanitary Napkins As A Teen, To Now Distributing It For Free, Story Of Mumbai’s Padwoman
Maharashtra Menstrual Hygiene
Dipti’s first meeting with menstruation and her husband’s dedication towards the cause made her undertake the cause of menstrual hygiene and turn into a ‘padwoman’ ...
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An Exemplary In Itself: This Park In Nagpur Is Here To Give Lessons On Waste Management

An Exemplary In Itself: This Park In Nagpur Is Here To Give Lessons On Waste Management
Maharashtra News Waste Management
The first waste management park at NEERI opened its gate on April 8 to educate and aware individuals about waste ...
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High Court Allows Dumping Of Solid Waste At Mumbai’s Deonar Ground Till December 31 Due To Lack Of Space

The judges took note of assurance given by the BMC that it would use only 70 hectares of the Deonar site to dump solid waste
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: In 2013, the Bombay high Court directed the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation to close the dumping grounds at Deonar and Mulund within three months due to the lack of waste treatment plants at these places ...
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Maharashtra Has Highest Number Of Polluted Rivers In Country, Says National Green Tribunal

The NGT was hearing a petition seeking compliance of the Solid Waste Management Rules, 2016 in all states and Union Territories
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The National Green Tribunal noted that presently Mumbai, Thane and Navi Mumbai have only one water treatment plant each and Mumbai is 71st most polluted city in the world ...
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140 Police Stations In Mumbai To Get Sanitary Napkin Vending Machines To Empower Their Female Cops

The Smart Maitrin project has been initiated in collaboration with the NGO Maitrin and is the flagship mission of the MCP Mr. Barve
Menstrual Hygiene News
About 140 police stations throughout Mumbai are set to receive sanitary napkin vending machines as part of the Mumbai Police welfare initiative ‘Smart Maitrin’ project ...
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Swachh Survekshan 2019: The 3rd Cleanest State, Maharashtra, Bags 46 Awards On Various Cleanliness Parameters

Swachh Survekshan 2019: The 3rd Cleanest State, Maharashtra, Bags 46 Awards On Various Cleanliness Parameters
Maharashtra News Swachh Survekshan
In the Swachh Survekshan 2019, the state of Maharashtra won 46 awards, the maximum among all states in the country and attained the tag of the third best-performing state in cleanliness standards of Swachh Bharat Mission ...
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Now, It’s Possible To Charge Your Electric Vehicle Within 15 Minutes, Thanks To This Start Up’s Low-Cost Innovation

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Electric Vehicles Innovations
Mumbai based start-up, Gegadyne Energy is working on a high-performance energy system that will be able to charge electric vehicles in 15 minutes and ensure that the device works for hours ...
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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
Maharashtra News Waste Warriors Of India
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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This 40-Year-Old From Mumbai Quit His Well Paying Job To Produce Fuel From Kitchen Waste

The fuel produced from deploying Kabir Udeshi’s technology is clean and healthy
Waste Warriors Of India
Kabir Udeshi from Mumbai has developed ‘Dedko’, a machine that can convert biodegradable waste into cooking gas within 24 hours ...
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Old Buses Turned Into Swanky Toilets For Women In Pune

Eleven discarded public buses were revamped into lavish toilets for women in Pune
Maharashtra Waste Management
A duo from Pune converted eleven old and damaged buses into public toilets exclusively for women ...
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These Nagpur-Based Researchers Have Found A Way To Reuse The Most Common E-Waste – Dry Cell Batteries

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E-Waste Maharashtra News Waste Management Waste Warriors Of India
A group of researchers from the Nagpur-based Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology have found a way to recycle the dry-cell batteries and obtain graphene also referred to as ‘new wonder material’ ...
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