A waste management model for small towns
Vengurla towns in coastal Maharashtra generates revenue out of waste - Rs 1.5 lakh /month from processing 7 tonnes waste generated per day.
Foul air: Thermal power more to blame than crackers
The Thermal Power Plant rules could become an arena of progressive policy-making where the courts and government work together to tackle pollution.
Open Letter to Satguru (and other “Hurry Babas”)
I would have worked with all the people who are already working on/for rivers, water issues and so on for a dialogue - and test the proposal.
Reviving an Urban Lake - Doddagubbi Kere
“Our pond is the only documented example of a simple, Natural Pond-Forest revival, a Solution for the looming urban environmental and water crisis"
The best of times, the worst of times
Only a comprehensive policy response can ensure that farmers’ distress becomes a thing of the past.
From garbage dump to garden of Eden: How locals transformed one of Mumbai’s dirtiest beaches
Mumbai city news: Here’s how Versova residents spent 85 weeks on the world’s largest beach clean-up
Mumbai group spends 5 Sundays clearing 1.47-lakh kg garbage from Poisar river
“We used all our resources to gather like-minded people and started cleaning it.”
A for alternative, E for environment
EVS or environmental studies class found the older students inspecting a bund in the elevated parts of the campus. The rains were around the corner.
As waste goes out, a dying river returns to life in Kerala
Thick layers of water weeds and waste dumped into the waterway for over a decade were removed.