Pollution, solution

The Railways has set an ambitious target of going completely green by becoming a ‘net zero’ carbon emitter by 2030 through various initiatives. These include electrification of broad gauge, improving energy efficiency and switching to renewable sources. Continue Reading

Know how good is your lung

The most talked about issue in our country in the recent days was the drop in quality of air in New Delhi and in few metropolitan cities across the country.
An interesting initiative was launched by Apollo Cancer Centre titled ‘The Billboard that Breathes’, a unique installation featuring human lungs, retrofitted with HEPA filters and a fan that mimics breathing, to visually demonstrate the impact of air pollution. Continue Reading

India supports UN initiative to eliminate single-use plastic

India has joined efforts by the UN to eliminate single-use plastic in the world body’s headquarters here and promote healthy lifestyle by marking the World Bicycle Day, weaving in Mahatma Gandhi’s message of environmental sustainability and climate action in its support for the initiatives. Continue Reading