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Water Storage for Disaster Relief

Nobody has to tell you how important water is. Our bodies are mostly water and air, in fact! Unfortunately, most of us don’t think about water that much until we’re forced to go without it. From drinking to bathing and cleaning up our surroundings, water is precious and vital. During a natural disaster or another…

Transforming the Urban Landscape of the Country

June 25,2019-4 Years (2015-19) Of Urban Transformation Witnesses Giant Strides by Flagship Missions & Programmes of Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs- Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban), Amrut (Atal Mission for Rejuvenation & Urban Transformation), Smart Cities Mission (SCM). Overall investment in PMAY(U), AMRUT & SCM–Rs. 8 Lakh Crore More than 81 Lakh Houses Sanctioned…

Indian Navy SAILS towards pursuance of the energy and environmental goals of the country – World Environment Day 2019

Clean and Green Navy – Indian Navy pledges 1.5 % of its “Works” budget towards Renewable Energy generation Indian Navy Environment Conservation Roadmap (INECR) – Indian Navy has formulated specific plans covering the entire gamut of operations, maintenance, administration and infrastructure/ community living. 24 MW of Solar Photovoltaic (PV) projects consisting of both Rooftop and…

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Not all animals migrate by choice

Campaign launched by Wildlife Crime Control Bureau of India and UN Environment aimed at airports across India as per reports by PIB. Tiger, Pangolin, Star Tortoise and Tokay Gecko featured in the campaign. In India, illegal trade in wildlife has seen a sharp rise in recent years. Ahead of the International Day of Biological Diversity…

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cepezed designs first self-sufficient bus station in The Netherlands

Delft, Netherlands, 2019-04-30 – Recently, the new bus station in Tilburg was taken into use. Just like the renovation of the train station and the new bicycle parkings in the railway zone, the bus station was designed by cepezed architects. The new public transport facility generates its own energy and its design is thoroughly integrated…