Articles

Solid waste pollution in the South Asian Seas (SAS)

09 Aug 2019

Marine litter is a major issue in the coastal areas of South Asian countries.

Here is how marine pollution is challenging environment and economy of South Asian Seas region

09 Aug 2019 | Ms Shikhita Gupta

Coastal populations of countries in South Asian Seas region are constantly expanding, leading to further degradation of its marine environment.

Time for a strategy on ocean development and Indian maritime security

05 Aug 2019

The United Nations has called for 2021-2030 to be marked as the 'Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development'

Reversing land degradation in India

30 Jul 2019

Nearly one-third of area in India faces the threat of land degradation. India strives to achieve Land Degradation Neutrality by 2030.

Residents of Gujarat can install rooftop solar power plants with I-SMART

25 Jul 2019

Gujarat announces new solar rooftop subsidy for its residential consumers

Have a sweet tooth? Treat yourselves to a spirulina chocolate bar

16 Jul 2019

When it comes to chocolate, resisting temptation is futile

Chocolate is the ultimate comfort food and the one food source that can make most pe

Way forward from Bonn 2019

05 Jul 2019 | Mekhala Sastry

In the midst of increasing appeals for bold climate action across the globe by students and civil society, and a resounding call from the scientific community to urgently address the devastating impacts of climate change, the 2019 Bonn Climate Change Conference marked an intermediate stage in the build up to implementation of the Paris Agreement.

A 'green division' in Delhi to reduce residents' carbon footprint

02 Jul 2019

A Model Green Division project by a discom in East Delhi's Mayur Vihar could reduce 2100 tonnes of carbon dioxide equivalent

हरित एजेन्डा: भारत में वायु को स्वच्छ करना

02 Jul 2019

The true extent of air pollution in India may become more evident when air quality monitoring is expanded to cities where it isn’t yet conducted.