US Supreme Court puts Obama’s Clean Power Plan on hold

The Plan requires at least a 32-per cent cut in CO2 emissions from the power sector compared to 2005 levels by 2030

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Recycling the bin

Several initiatives are demonstrating how the informal e-waste recycling sector can be formalised

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Director General of Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) and the Editor of Down To Earth magazine. She is an environmentalist who pushes for changes in policies, practices and mindsets

Insure farmers to ensure future

Let’s leave for the moment the questions why these extreme weather events …

Wheels are turning

Let’s share cars; take a bus or metro; cycle or walk

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India ratifies nuclear liability convention

The ratification may attract international nuclear suppliers to invest in the country

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  • Kindred spirit
  • Kindred spirit

    Stephen R Bown retells the expeditions of a fearless explorer Knud Rasmussen, which provide us a benchmark to measure changes in Inuit culture. Exclusive excerpts

  • Rasmussen’s contributions to Arctic ethnography and literature are unique in that his subjects were not merely sources of data, but his friends "

    -----------Stephen R Bown

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