BERLIN, May 16
German Chancellor Angela Merkel called on Saturday for the European Union's Emissions Trading System (ETS), the bloc's flagship policy to cut greenhouse gas emissions, to become a global system.
Kochi, May 8
Climate change is taking a toll on fisheries sector with the consequent ocean warming posing multiple threats to biodiversity and functioning of ocean ecosystem. The decline in fish avai...
New Delhi, May 3
Noting that the volume of e-waste in the country was increasing at an alarming rate, a parliamentary panel has recommended creation of a legislative and enforcement mechanism to prevent India from...
New Delhi, April 27
Admitting that emission of carbon dioxide (CO2
) from thermal power plants in India was higher than global standards, government today said it was due to inferior quality of coal and its...
Thirvananthapuram, April 23
State Bank of Travancore (SBT) organised an ‘Earth Walk’ in commemoration of the ‘Earth Day’ here to spread awareness for a clean environment. The walk was taken out from Kowdiar Square to Kanakak...
Chennai, April 21
The allotment of 71.34 acres of land for multinational Coca Cola’s project in Tamil Nadu’s Erode district has been cancelled by the government following stiff opposition from locals, agriculturist...
Mumbai, April 20
Investor interest in the new class of debt to grow; YES Bank, Exim Bank first off the block
Chennai, April 17
Is an aesthetic, economically-viable solution: TN pollution control board »
New Delhi, May 18
Delhi High Court today sought the Centre’s response on Greenpeace India’s plea challenging suspension of its FCRA registration and freeze on its bank accounts, both domestic and those meant for fo...
Chennai, May 9
Only accredited agencies will be allowed to do Environment Impact Assessment (EIA) and there will be more such agencies which can do the EIA, Union Environment and Forests Minister Prakash Javadek...
New Delhi, May 7
More than 3.43 lakh hectares of forestland was diverted for development projects across the country between 2004 and 2013, the government said today. Minister of Environment, Forests and...
Hyderabad, April 27
The central bank sets tree-planting targets for its offices across the country
April 24, 2015
This company wants your old shoes, which it will refashion into trendy slippers that are also eco-friendly, and donate them to the unshod »
New Delhi, April 21
There has been a 16-per cent increase in daily generation of bio-medical waste in 2012-13 as against a marginal increase of 0.33 per cent the year ago, Lok Sabha was informed on Tuesday....
Coimbatore, April 21
Vision Textiles has come up with a technology for making fabrics from recycled pet bottles.
The company, founded in 1998 by Monique Maissan in China, has in the last 3 – 4 years not only...
Chennai, April 20
The proposed ₹500 crore project ran into controversy and public protest over the environmental concerns such as ground water exploitation.
Mumbai, April 17
The Maharashtra environment department will soon start online monitoring of industries and their hazardous waste disposal based on which it would take a decision on renewing licences of such units...