Electric-Mobility

Altigreen off to a great start in electric vehicle sector

The impressive rise of startups in the electric vehicle sector in India could be attributed to the successive governments’ foray into discovering more environment-friendly transport options. For instance, the current government has committed to increasing the density of electric vehicles on Indian roads by 2030. Last December, the Delhi government announced a slew of sops…

Yulu: Bike Sharing EV Start-up

Over the last few years, India has witnessed the rise of bike rental services in its cities. With their affordable rental strictures, easy mobility and robust technical support, bike-sharing services have changed the public transport scenario in Indian metros. Yulu has been leading the bike-sharing industry with its micro-mobility solutions that not only decongest busy…

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Eco Friendly Innovation- S. Café® fabrics

Once thought of as garbage, with this invention of eco-friendly fabric made of coffee dregs, coffee can be looked at as “trash to cash”. The invention uses coffee’s natural ability to block odours and this technology essentially takes wisdom from life experiences as can be seen from its Inventor’s story detailed later in this report….

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Pros and Cons of Different Methods of Water Filtration

Water filtration has many different benefits to offer. Filtering can remove any harmful pollutants that may be present and improve the taste of your drinking water. It can also reduce reliance on single-use plastic water bottles, helping protect the environment. As there is such a variety of uses for water filtration, there’s a wide range…

10 Best Environmental Innovations of 2019

There is no doubt that climate change is among the best challenges of the time. In the past 150 years, the concentration of greenhouse gases in the air has skyrocketed, especially carbon dioxide, methane, and nitrous oxide. We all know these gases accelerate climate change since they trap heat in the air, thus producing a…

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Is Technology the Future of Recycling?

Technology is in everything you see and do. It creates the TV images and digital billboard signs you see and the phones you tap away at. It only makes sense that it would begin to find a home in the sustainability field — and more specifically, recycling. Many people try to recycle, but their efforts…

Ocean

Umbrella scheme O-SMART approved

Rs. 1623 crores approved to cover the total cost for the implementation of the O-SMART (Ocean Services, Technology, Observations, Resource Modeling and Science) Umbrella scheme in the time period from 2017-18 to 2019-20. The scheme comprising 16 sub-projects was approved by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi led Cabinet Committee on External Affairs to take care…

Magnesite

Incredible way to induce CO2 formation

Have you ever wondered about how magnesium rock sucks carbon dioxide? The CO2 sucking stone has been taken out and waiting for it to grow in weeks. Is lab-grown artificial magnesite fight against climate condition? A new research project conducted by the University of British Columbia suggests that magnesium carbonate has an ability to suck…