National Mission on Transformative Mobility and Battery Storage approved by Cabinet

National Mission on Transformative Mobility and Battery Storage approved by Cabinet Mission to promote Clean, Connected, Shared and Holistic Mobility Initiatives Phased Manufacturing Programmes to be launched for batteries and electric vehicle components  The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved: Setting30

Cabinet approves “FMBAP” for Flood Management Works

Cabinet approves “FMBAP” for Flood Management Works in entire country and River Management Activities and works related to Border Areas during 2017-18 to 2019-20  The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved the “Flood Management and Border Areas Programme (FMBAP)” for Flood30

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March 2019: Monthly Environmental News Roundup

1.Microplastic menace A recent study has shown that microplastics, which are less than 5mm in size have contaminated all over the world. The contamination has been found in UK lakes, rivers, underground water of US, China rivers, Spain coasts etc. These have found to harbor30

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February 2019: Monthly Environmental News Roundup

1 .Pupils strike escalating climate change crisis 16 year old Greta Thumberg started a solo protest in August, outside Sweden’s parliament, which became viral and now up to 70,000 school children across the world are taking part in school climate strikes each week. Young people30

Give Trash, Get Free Beer- Heard of a Better Deal?

Get a cocktail or a chilled beer in exchange for 20 used cigarette butts or 10 beer bottle caps at any of the pop-up waste bars in Goa. The state ministry in Goa has initiated a new way to address the trash problem wherein the30

Electric Vehicles

Electric Vehicles Subsidy Reduced By 25% – Budget 2019

As per documents of Union Budget 2019, the subsidy on electric vehicles for the next financial year has been slashed by 25% to 195 cores which is Rs.260 crores for the current financial year 2018-19. This sequential drop by the government is the first since30