Environment, Kerala, News
May 24, 2024
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Kerala Launches Online Course on Waste Management for Public

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM:In a novel initiative to step up public awareness and community participation in the scientific and sustainable waste management campaign ‘Malinya Muktham Nava Keralam’, a Massive Open Online Course has been launched covering the entire range of the solid waste management programme started across the state about a year back. This free course, being conducted […]

Environment, Nation, News
May 21, 2024
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Heatwave: Delhi Sizzles at 47 Degrees Celsius, Docs Advise Caution

NEW DELHI:As temperatures continue to soar in the national capital, doctors on Tuesday advised caution against prolonged exposure to heat. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has forecast a heatwave and hot and humid weather warning for the next seven days in New Delhi. The maximum temperature will range between 44 and 47 degrees Celsius. On […]

Environment, News
May 16, 2024
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District-level Panel Formed to Monitor Biomining of Dumpsites

THRISSUR:A district-level monitoring committee has been formed to keep a close tab on the bio-remediation projects being implemented by the Kerala Solid Waste Management Project (KSWMP) at Wadakkancherry, Kunnamkulam and Chalakkudy municipalities. The District Panchayat Executive Engineer LSGD will lead the committee, which has as its members the Environment Engineer, Pollution Control Board (PCB), Thrissur; […]

Environment, News
May 15, 2024
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Ambuja Cements Continues Supporting Water Conservation Efforts

HIMACHAL PRADESH:Ambuja Cements, the cement and building material company of the diversified Adani Portfolio, through its CSR arm, continues to spearhead sustainable water management and conservation initiatives across Himachal Pradesh. It recently organised a closed-door workshop on ‘Sustainable Watershed Management for Climate Resilience’ in Shimla, bringing together various experts and stakeholders to address the region’s […]

Environment, Kerala, News
May 15, 2024
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Civic Bodies Ramp up Pre-monsoon Cleaning Drive Across State

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM:With the south west monsoon round the corner, the Local Self Government Institutions (LSGIs) across the state have intensified cleaning activities to prevent incidence of epidemics, especially the vector-borne diseases. The Local Self Government Department (LSGD), which spearheads the ‘Malinya Muktham Nava Keralam’ campaign, has roped in various other departments besides ensuring participation of local […]

Environment, News
May 06, 2024
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District, ULB Level Panels to Monitor Bio-remediation of Dumpsite at Koottupatha

PALAKKAD:A district-level committee has been formed to closely monitor the implementation of the bio-remediation project to retrieve the legacy dumpsite of the Palakkad Municipality located at Koottupatha in Kodumbu Grama Panchayat under the World Bank-aided Kerala Solid Waste Management Project (KSWMP) initiative to retrieve garbage dump sites in over 20 towns across Kerala. The legacy […]

Environment, Kerala, News
May 06, 2024
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Marine Heatwaves: Intense Coral Bleaching Recorded in Lakshadweep

KOCHI:In an alarming situation, the researchers of the ICAR-Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute (CMFRI) have recorded a widespread bleaching event impacting the coral reefs in the Lakshadweep Sea owing to marine heatwaves. Survey results from various Lakshadweep Islands revealed that a considerable percentage of the hard coral species have undergone severe bleaching, primarily due to […]

Business, Environment, News
March 27, 2024
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Adani Green Operationalizes 180 MW Solar Power Plant in Rajasthan

AHMEDABAD:Adani Green Energy Limited (AGEL), India’s largest and one of the world’s leading renewable energy (RE) companies, has commissioned a 180 MW solar power plant at Devikot in Jaisalmer, Rajasthan. The plant has a 25-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with the Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI). The 180 MW solar plant will produce approximately […]

Business, Environment, News
March 27, 2024
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AGEL Sponsors the London Science Museum’s ‘Energy Revolution’ Gallery

LONDON:Today, the Science Museum in London, UK, opens Energy Revolution: The Adani Green Energy Gallery, a major new free gallery which explores how the world can generate and use energy more sustainably to urgently decarbonise to limit dangerous climate change. Through striking displays of contemporary and historic objects from the UK and abroad, interactive digital […]