March 21, 2015
International forest day is celebrated every year on the March 21 to create awareness about various species, their habitat and conservation. India is diverse in terms of its flora and fa...
New Delhi, March 16
The All India Lokadhikar Sangathan has written to the Delhi Pollution Control Committee urging immediate execution of the National Green Tribunal’s order to shut down stainless steel pickling u...
March 13, 2015
The much-loved green residents of Madras Christian College are being axed to make room for concrete structures. But the trees are not the only casualty
New Delhi, March 4
India’s power generation capacity from cleaner coal is expected to increase by 103 gigawatts (GW) between 2016 and 2025, according to research and consulting firm, GlobalData.“While Indi...
Mangaluru, February 2
Workshop on bio-resources in Udupi on Feb 9-10
New Delhi, Jan 28
Mining firms from Goa are awaiting reinstatement of environment clearances to resume work at their closed mines in the state, company officials said.“Goa government has revoked its order ba...
Ahmedabad, Dec 14
Denim major, Arvind Limited topped for energy conservation in the textile sector during 2014. The company has recieved National Energy Conservation Award 2014 of the Ministry of Power, Government...
December 5, 2014
Yuppies are leaving behind cushy careers for a life in organic farming »
New Delhi, April 7
Indian cities can save an estimated 40 per cent of water going down the drain if the Government revises the existing standards of toilet cisterns being used for flushing, said a group of scientist...
March 20, 2015
Indiscriminate use in agriculture needs to be addressed through different pricing and irrigation techniques »
MELBOURNE, March 16
Australia detailed on Monday how it will ban dumping of all dredge soil in the Great Barrier Reef as it looks to step up protection of the world's largest reef and avoid having it listed by UNESCO...
New Delhi, Mar 11
WWF India and Tata Capital Housing Finance Ltd have announced a partnership to support conservation programmes for three critically endangered species — the great Indian bustard, greater one-horn...
Coonoor, February 25
1,300 students to gain from initiative to improve sanitary hygiene »
January 30, 2015
Bringer of joy and misery in equal measure, the rising tides of the Brahmaputra result in a peculiar human-animal conflict in Assam’s Kaziranga »
New Delhi, Dec 20
Aiming at turning Delhi into a smart city, the Union Ministry of Power here today launched a pilot project on conversion of street-lighting from conventional system to an energy-efficient and envi...
December 12, 2014
In several forests, there’s one insect you’ll undoubtedly hear long before you see or smell or touch it
November 25, 2014
Sustainable tourism is not just essential for survival, it is also an effective driver of growth