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Wednesday, December 08, 2021



Heeding pollution advisories can help cut health expense, says SAFAR study

December 03, 2021 1:49 am

🔴 Even if five per cent of the total population suffering from air pollution-related ailments in Delhi follow the SAFAR advisory, it can translate into annual savings of Rs 1,096 crore on health expenditure, the research states.

Air quality in Delhi likely to remain 'severe' on Saturday

November 13, 2021 11:02 am

The minimum temperature recorded in the past 24 hours dropped to 11.1 degree Celsius. This is likely to drop to around 10 degree Celsius by November 14, the IMD says

Poor quality air forecast for Pune during Diwali, might worsen if it drizzles: SAFAR

November 05, 2021 11:35 am

The forecast is based on two model scenarios -- Additional Firecracker emissions: Nil (0 per cent) and Additional Firecracker emissions: 50 per cent of 2019 emissions.

Very poor air quality likely in Mumbai day after Diwali: SAFAR forecast

November 03, 2021 8:13 am

The day after Diwali, the PM2.5 concentration is expected to be 102 ug/m3 without firecracker emissions and on November 6, it will come down to 87 ug/m3.

‘SAFAR framework one-stop solution for air quality management’

September 27, 2021 9:32 am

In an interview with Indian Express, Dr Gufran Beig, the founder project director of SAFAR, speaks about the framework and its role in air pollution mitigation measures.

Weather forecast today Highlights: Delhi's air quality remains 'severe' today

November 17, 2019 9:25 am

Weather forecast Today Highlights: At Lodhi Road, PM2.5 level is 599 and PM10 is 521, while in Chandni Chowk it is 440 and 419, respectively. In adjoining areas of Noida, PM2.5 is 471 and PM10 is 500.

Fog covers Delhi, pollutant levels shoot up

December 24, 2015 2:07 am

Dense fog was also reported at the Indira Gandhi Airport Wednesday morning, with visibility dropping to 100 metres between 5.30 am and 9 am.

Weather gives Delhi better air quality than this time last year

December 17, 2015 3:51 am

At Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB)’s air quality lab, scientists attributed this apparent drop in particulates entirely to weather conditions.

It’s clear some kind of dust particles do influence fog: Dr G S Bhat

December 15, 2015 4:42 am

Dr G S Bhat, chairperson of Delhi joint fog action committee, tells Pritha Chatterjee the effect of fog on socioeconomic problems is immense.

A first: Delhi gets pilot study to analyse and forecast fog

December 15, 2015 2:13 am

The five-year campaign, designed along the lines of studies in Paris and Toronto, will attempt to predict triggers, intensity and dissipation factors associated with fog.