What the toxic air did to Delhites
Down To Earth talks to doctors to get a sense of the ailments that residents of NCR are exposed to
पर्यावरण के लिए कैसा हो 2019 का एजेंडा
2019 के लिए एजेंडा स्पष्ट है कि प्रमुख कार्यक्रमों को लागू करने तथा हमारे अंतरराष्ट्रीय दायित्वों को पूरा करने के लिए हमें संस्थागत और ...
After SC order, CPCB uploads studies on impacts of pollution on health
A total of 13 studies, conducted since 2010, have been uploaded. Out of these, only four are on impacts of air pollution on health
Delhi air pollution: Hours before the 'emergency'
Apex Court-appointed body on pollution releases advisory, says pollution levels in Delhi-NCR will be ‘severe’ for the next week
If done well, sticker scheme to give way to better pollution control measures
Colour-coded sticker scheme meant to regulate highly polluting vehicles will be implemented in October in Delhi-NCR
Is China worsening the developing world's environmental crisis?
Pollution is killing people in the developing world at an alarming rate. While there are many reasons for this, one looms large: China
In Delhi, deadly air pollution is never out of season
After a deadly smog episode in winter, the city witnessed severe ozone pollution this summer, followed by a spike in PM10 level due to pre-…
Delhi govt’s proposal on e-buses does not address major concerns: EPCA
According to EPCA, the government has not done sufficient work to detail out the proposal for induction of 1,000 e-buses and their necessary …
How can Africa breathe easy when millions of used cars from the West hit its roads each year?
In absence of any no regional or global agreements to govern the flow of used vehicles, the continent is now getting flooded with polluting vehicles
Pollution in news on April 13
Here’s a round-up of today’s news reports and developments on pollution
E-vehicles or e-mobility?
India has unique reasons for faster adoption of electric vehicles, but we need to be bold and aggressive in our plans
China may reach permissible air pollution levels by 2020
Experts have highlighted the new norms that will soon be announced to reach ultra-low emission levels
Ban on diesel SUV to continue till March 31, SC reaffirms
The apex court has asked car manufacturers to prove that diesel SUVs are environment-friendly
पटना को प्रदूषण मुक्त करने के लिए बना दी योजना, लेकिन
बिहार की राजधानी पटना में बढ़ते वायु प्रदूषण को कम करने के लिए सीएनजी वाहनों को सब्सिडी दी जाएगी, लेकिन इस स्कीम पर सवाल ...
Run-up to CoP25 Santiago: Are global transport emissions on course?
This is the first article in a series on global sectoral emissions and the progress on mitigation action in the build-up to 25th Conference of …
Simply put: India's air pollution credential
A brief introduction to climate change and transportation
How to reconcile people's love affair with their vehicles and society's need to reduce carbon emissions?
Southeast Asia enveloped in haze
The primary cause of the haze has been hundreds of forest fires in Indonesia
कबरई में पत्थर उद्योग से घर-घर बीमार, हर घर शिकार
बुंदेलखंड क्षेत्र के महोबा जिले में स्थित कबरई और उसके आसपास का इलाका पत्थर खनन और धूल उगलती क्रेशरों की भारी कीमत चुका रहा ...
Traffic-related pollution adding to asthma burden worldwide
China accounted for the largest number of cases of traffic pollution-related asthma, followed by India, US, Indonesia and Brazil
Pay and pollute?
It is an irony that carmakers get away by paying a meagre 1 per cent of the cost of diesel cars while the emission data nails that they emit 7 to …
Tighter norms proposed for polluting coal-fired power plants
Centre for Science and Environment, which had published study pointing to high emissions from such power plants, calls for strict implementation …