Galapagos Islands

Fireworks forbidden in Galapagos

Galapagos Islands well known for their varied wildlife species which includes the finches, marine iguanas have banned fireworks as a step towards protection of their rare wildlife. It was in the year 2017 that this initiative kicked off. As per BBC report, this newly approved30

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Doggy Bathroom: Anytime, On Their Own

The only indoor potty solution for small breeds including males who lift their leg. Montréal, Canada, 2019-01-24 – The Doggy Bathroom, which is being launched by Canadian designer Alain Courchesne, is the only indoor potty solution that efficiently works for small dogs and is stylish30

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January 2019: Monthly Environmental News Roundup

Antarctica melts 15% faster than last year With aerial photos, satellite measurements and computer models, scientists have tracked that the southernmost continent Antarctica is melting six times faster than what it used to in the 1980s. Compared to last year’s study, this is more than30

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India’s Approach for COP 24 receives ex post facto approval

The Union Cabinet headed by the Indian Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi gave its ex-post facto approval to India’s negotiating stand at the 24th Conference of Parties (COP) to United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). As per PIB, this is in continuation to30

Sustainable Agriculture

India’s initiatives for sustainable agriculture

Several initiatives have been taken in India to improve the resilience of agriculture to climatic variations and to make agriculture more adaptive reported PIB. In the course of these attempts are made to cut down the carbon emissions. Here, the major initiatives involve crop diversification30

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December 2018: Monthly Electric Vehicle News Roundup

 Trump’s tweet- advisers scrambling to explain In a twitter post following a dinner at Group of 20 summit in Argentina, Trump claimed that he has a deal with China to reduce the tariff of US cars exported to China. However there is no paper agreement30

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December 2018: Monthly Environmental News Roundup

1. GEP along with GDP needed says Padma Shri awardee According to botanist turned activist and Padma Shri awardee Dr. Anil Prakash, along with GDP, we would need GEP (Gross Environmental Product) that indicates the health of our ecosystem based on the data collected on30

The Environmental Benefits of Recycling Smartphones

Recycling is one of the most important things you can do to reduce your carbon footprint. It makes perfect sense to squeeze as much as you can out of the materials you use in everyday life. It’s efficient and saves money. This brings up the30