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Environmental protection and development need to be integrated with informatics:Ministry of Environment and Forests

September 16th, 2014, 11:14 PM By

The Minister for Environment, Forests and Climate Change, Shri Prakash Javadekar has said the concept of sustainability was an integral part of Indian ethos which ensured balanced...

Making students aware of sustainable development is the real protection of environment:Ministry of Environment and Forests

September 16th, 2014, 11:12 PM By

Minister for Environment, Forests and Climate Change Shri Prakash Javadekar has said that if students became aware of sustainable development and environment protection; it was the...

Environmental norms to be made stringent and practical, stakeholders to be consulted:Ministry of Environment and Forests

September 16th, 2014, 11:11 PM By

Shri Prakash Javadekar, Minister for Environment, Forests and Climate Change has said that environmental norms would be made more stringent and practical keeping in mind the enor...

Smart leaders, smart people can only make Smart Cities, says Minister for Urban Development

September 15th, 2014, 10:20 PM By

Smart leadership and smart people are essential pre-requisites for making cities smart’ asserted the Minister of Urban Development and Housing & Urban Poverty Alleviation S...

Ministry of Environment, Forests & Climate Change constitutes High Level Committee to review acts administrated by the Ministry

September 15th, 2014, 10:18 PM By

A High Level Committee (HLC) has been constituted by Ministry of Environment, Forests & Climate Change to review the following Acts administered by the Ministry of Environment,...

Obama’s International Climate Strategy

September 15th, 2014, 2:21 PM By

It was good news for renewable energy when President Barack Obama in June proposed carbon dioxide restrictions on existing power plants. It is even better news now that he may use ...

India Offshore Wind Policy to Target 1 Gigawatt by 2020

September 15th, 2014, 2:19 PM By

India is set to introduce an offshore wind policy targeting 1 gigawatt by 2020, seeking to mimic Europe’s success in generating power at sea. The Ministry of New and Renewable En...