अनुमान से भी तेजी से बढ़ रही है नाइट्रस ऑक्साइड, पर्यावरण के लिए बना खतरा
खेतों में केमिकल फर्टिलाइजर का इस्तेमाल लगातार बढ़ता जा रहा है, जिसकी वजह से वातावरण में एन2ओ अनुमान से भी अधिक तेजी से फैल ...
जलवायु परिवर्तन: झीलों में बढ़ रही है ग्रीनहाउस गैस, नीचे ठंडी रहती हैं और ऊपर गर्म
बेसल और मॉन्ट्रियल विश्वविद्यालय के नेतृत्व में एक शोध दल ने जांच की है कि गर्म जलवायु झीलों के व्यवहार को कैसे प्रभावित करता ...
Is India on track to meet its Paris commitments
The country may not meet its targets completely but is within reach to achieve a substantial part of it
पर्यावरण से बेपरवाह
नोटबंदी व जीएसटी जैसे फैसले रातोंरात ले लिए जाते हैं, लेकिन बात जब प्रदूषण या औद्योगिक त्रासदी की होती है तो सख्त फैसले की ...
The carbon footprint of tourism revealed (it's bigger than we thought)
The carbon footprint of tourism is about four times larger than previously thought, according to a world-first study published in …
The race is on to decarbonize the 50,000-plus ships that carry our stuff around the world
International shipping produces as much CO2 as aircraft. Here’s what we can do about that
Parts of US, Europe and Asia still grappling with problem of high level of ozone pollution
Parts of southern Europe, South Korea, Japan and China are experiencing more than 15 days a year of ozone levels above 70 ppb
Waiting for justice
India had a regulatory system of governance already in place to avoid a disaster as big as the Bhopal Gas Tragedy
Antarctic ice reveals that fossil fuel extraction leaks more methane than thought
Analysis of 12,000-year-old Antarctic ice reveals that methane leaks from fossil fuel extraction play a larger role than previously thought
At least 300 Delhi students fall ill after toxic gas leak; government orders probe
While investigation is on to find the cause of leakage, police have assured legal action against handlers
Germany bans fracking indefinitely
The method of hydraulic fracking for extraction of shale gas has been controversial due to its environmental impacts
Is this climate justice?
India and the US talk about being climate-sensitive but do the opposite
Deadly air: face it
Leaving Delhi for a less-polluted city would mean accepting defeat. And not many have the option. Instead, we must fight the battle against …
Many relief claims rejected
The Panipat tragedy: what went wrong?
A routine valve repair on a gas pipeline suddenly turned out to be a nightmare of death because basic precautions were ignored
Years of agony
Bhopal: A Performance Protest
Promises broken, justice delayed
Bhopal gas tragedy survivors continue to suffer as court cases are delayed and government promises prove hollow
Supreme Court presses for better health facilities for Bhopal gas victims
Asks Centre and Madhya Pradesh government to implement standard treatment protocols, and make public studies on the disaster-affected people
Court Digest: Major environment hearings of the week (May 18-22, 2020)
Down To Earth brings you the top environmental cases heard in the Supreme Court, the high courts and the National Green Tribunal through the week
Alternative fuels can reduce air and noise pollution levels
Vialle, a company based in the Netherlands, manufactures customised cars using alternative fuels like compressed natural gas (CNG) and liquefied …
Fuels for the future
Despite being clean, alternative fuels fail to become the first choice
Could Bhopal gas victims have got more compensation?
A 1988 confidential letter by JRD Tata to Rajiv Gandhi reveals Union Carbide was willing to pay a higher compensation in case of an out-of-court …