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India's environment minister says "equity is central to any debate on climate change"

Makes her first public address in Durban at a side event organised by CSE in association with the ministry

Climate Change|Climate Equity|CoP17|Durban|Press Release|Climate Change
Public hearing of Rajan Coal Washery (Raigarh)

A CSE representative was present at the public hearing of a coal washery in Raigarh, Chhattisgarh.

Watch NOW to know what ensued

Chhattisgarh|Public Hearing|Raigarh (D)|Community Support|Story
CSE's South Asian Media Briefing Workshop on Climate Change, 2011

New Delhi, India

November 16-17, 2011

The stage is getting set for the 17th Conference of Parties (CoP) in Durban. This is also the year which might sound the death knell for the Kyoto Protocol. In which direction would climate change negotiations and action head in the coming years? What more evidence has the science and study of climate change thrown up? And would the debates and discussions on mitigation and adaptation be a little more transparent, coherent and comprehensible this year?

Media Briefing Workshop|Media Briefing Workshops|Story
Take junk food out of schools, say participants at a CSE Round Table

Round Table organised by Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) brings together top doctors, educationists and civil society representatives

Fast Foods|Health|Junk Food|Press Release|Snack Food|Press Release|Food safety and toxins
CSE's Profit Sharing Report

Centre for Science and Environment's (CSE) latest report on the Profit-sharing mechanism introduced under the Mines and Minerals (Development and Regulation) Bill, 2011.

coal mining|Mining|Profit Sharing Mechanism|Mining and Environment|Reports
Proposed fuel economy standards a complete sell-out, says CSE
  • Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) releases proposed fuel economy standards for cars -- CSE lambasts them as too little too late.

  • The standards require car manufactures to do nothing until 2015 and only a marginal improvement thereafter.

Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE)|emission norms|Fuel Economy Standards|Vehicle Technology and Fuel|Press Release
Environment is not impeding growth’: CSE responds to industry leaders’ open letter

New Delhi, October 13, 2011: Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) has expressed its strong disagreement with some of the contents of an ‘open letter to leaders’, written recently by India’s top industrialists. In a response to the open letter, CSE’s director general Sunita Narain has refuted the industry leaders’ contention that environmental clearances are delaying projects and hampering growth.

Environmental Clearances|Environmental Regulations|Forest|Community Support|Press Release
System of green clearances not working for environment and people and clearances not the impediment to growth, says CSE’s new study
  • New assessment by Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) finds unprecedented scale of clearances being given by the ministry of environment to industrial projects in the last five years

Cement|Hydropower|Industry|Iron|Mining|steel|Thermal Power|Community Support|Press Release
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