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UNEP chief condemns Tuticorin violence, says public consultation central to big infrastructure project

Solheim, a former politician from Norway who assumed office as the head of UNEP in 2016, is in India to meet PM Modi and a host of regional leaders including chief ministers of Andhra Pradesh and Kerala.

Energy efficiency: UN body lists Rajkot for pilot project 

“In Rajkot, Lodhika Industrial Estate and 150-feet Ring Road have been identified as potential sites,” said ICLEI’s Ankit Makvana.


3 Indian enterprises win UN award for sustainable development

The Indian enterprises won in the category of SEED Low Carbon Awards.

One third of food wasted,costs world economy $750 bn: UN

The Rome-based Food and Agriculture Organisation said some 1.3 billion tonnes of food are wasted every year.

Pedal Power Cycle Rally on June 3

Pune Pedal Power Foundation on Monday announced the official launch of its 3rd Annual Pune Pedal Power Cycle Rally.

UNEP holds 9th Session of IRP in Delhi

IRP met in Delhi to review the work that has been undertaken on the strategy of the panel for next few years.


Cut per capita consumption of fuel: UN to India

The consumption needs to be brought down to one fifth of present levels,UN report said.

Now,carbon-neutral cricket!

The IPL match between Kings XI and Mumbai Indians will be an ecological first.

UN environment chief defends IPCC,slams climate sceptics

The UN environment chief has come out in strong support of the embattled climate change panel led by R K Pachauri.

UNEP to meet city industry heads next year

In a bid to bring down the emission levels of Hydrochloroflurocatrbons in the city...