air pollution
Gond community to drop ancient cremation ritual to save trees

The Gond community has decided to bury instead of cremating their dead, with an aim to reduce the number of trees cut for funeral pyres.

In eco-friendly move, CMC staffers ride bicycle to office

It (is) mandatory for all officials and employees to shun automated vehicles on Fridays and ride to office on bicycles.

छोट्या शहरांतले वायुप्रदूषणही ऐरणीवर (in Marathi)

वायू प्रदूषण कमी करणे - एक मिशन

The Indian school where students pay for lessons with plastic waste

Students collect over 10,000 pieces of plastic each month and transform them into eco-bricks for construction.

Unique school in Assam accepts plastic waste as school fees!

... to create a curriculum that would fit the students’ aspirations, enabling them and their families to build a better tomorrow.

वाहतूक कोंडीवरील उपाय (Marathi) – Solution for Traffic Snarls

खासगी वाहनांची संख्या कमी करायला हवी - The need to reduce the number of personal vehicles is underlined

Mangal Turbine – A Neglected Device Which Can Save Millions of Litres of Diesel Every Year

The value of this Turbine has increased further with the need to curb fossil fuel consumption and the related greenhouse gas emissions.

Passive Solar Housing keeps people warm in icy Ladakh

The south face of a building needs to be all windows, as it gets maximum sunrise to sunset exposure in winters.

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.