Mangalore, October 26
Segregation of waste at source is important for the successful implementation of sanitation programmes, according to an official. Speaking at a meeting to review the implementation of Sw...
Kochi, October 24
SmartCity Kochi has received environmental clearance for the entire project covering 246 acres, even as the construction of the first IT building is fast nearing completion. Gigo Jos...
Hyderabad, Oct 22
An Expert Appraisal Committee under the Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF) has accorded green signal to the expansion and development of an airport at Hubli in Karnataka.
Helsinki, Oct 13
Aimed at Nordic companies interested in Indian sustainable projects
Bhagalpur/Patna, Oct 12
NTPC’s thermal power plant at Kahalgaon in the state is setting up bagging machines in the unit for mechanised packing of ash for use in cement firms in North-East, after warning from pollution co...
October 9, 2014
It’s time to sweep away the pervasive red tape that makes India one of the most difficult places in which to do business
Hyderabad, October 9
GVK Power & Infrastructure Ltd has secured an environmental approval for the $6-billion Alpha coal project, located in the Galilee basin in Queensland, Australia.
The Environmental Au...
October 6, 2014
Recent court rulings have taken exception to encroachments, but governments need to get their act together
Washington, Oct 28
Around two million barrels of oil from the BP spill off the US Gulf Coast in 2010 is believed to have settled on the ocean floor, according to a study. The fate of two million of the nea...
Hyderabad, Oct. 26
Film actor-entrepreneur Nagarjuna has joined the Swatch Bharat initiative started by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and nominates seven others including Facebook India chief Kirthiga Reddy t...
Kochi, Oct 23
Smartcity Kochi (SCK) has received the environmental clearance for the entire project covering 246 acres even as the construction of the first IT building is nearing completion.
BERLIN, Oct 16
German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Thursday that Europe must agree quickly on a reform of the Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS) and as part of that, surplus CO2 certificates must be reduced.
MUMBAI, Oct 13
India's BSE Ltd, formerly known as the Bombay Stock Exchange, is in talks with asset managers to launch an exchange-traded fund (ETF) based on its climate change index in the next couple of years,...
October 10, 2014
Two men criss-cross the country, planting saplings and return with footage for their documentary Project 35 Trees
Hyderabad, Oct. 9
The limestone mining lease granted by the Andhra Pradesh Government to Saraswathi Power and Industries (P) Limited for setting up a cement unit has been declared as lapsed by the State Industries...
Mumbai, Oct 8
Joining Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s initiative to rid the country of litter and rubbish, Reliance Group chairman Anil Ambani today picked up the broom to clean an area outside Church Gate stati...
Hyderabad, Oct 6
Change in mindset is needed to make the country clean and tidy, according to M Venkaiah Naidu, Union Minister for Urban Development. Addressing a press conference here on Monday, he said...