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Searing heat wave leads to deadly ozone pollution, says latest CSE analysis
  • Summer pollution curve takes an ugly turn as ground-level ozone, a highly reactive and harmful gas, far exceeds the permissible limit.
Heat Waves|Media Resource Centre|Press Release
WHO says India ranks among the world’s worst for its polluted air. Out of the 20 most polluted cities in the world, 13 are in India

This shocker has come when the Auto Fuel Policy committee is all set to announce its recommendations for the emissions standards roadmap for vehicles and fuels

Air Pollution|Auto Fuel Policy Committee|India|Polluted Cities|Toxic|Vehicles|World Health Organization (WHO)|Press Release|Air Pollution
CSE Media Fellowship Briefing: Urbanscapes: how sustainable are our buildings and cities?

May 1-2, 2014

Casuarina Hall, India Habitat Centre, Lodhi Road, New Delhi 

Electricity accounted for 57 per cent of total energy consumption during 2011-12 in India -- the building sector used up close to 40 per cent of this electricity.

Media Fellowship Briefin|Media Briefing Workshops|Story
Regional workshop on ‘Water Resources Conservation: Village Ponds and Lakes’

 

Water and Sanitation Support Organization (WSSO)|Water Management|Story
Climate Change Update

Update | Finance Bonn, March 13, 2014

Developing countries demand clarity and transparency of financial support from developed countries

India wants a report card on climate finance contributions coming from developed countries

Bonn|Climate Change Negotitiation|Germany|Story|Climate Change
Mr Chidambaram, please show guts to win votes

UPA II should have had the courage to stand by its earlier decision to tax cars and SUVs higher to address the crisis of energy and pollution, says CSE 

Budget 2014|Pollution|UPA II|Media Resource Centre|Press Release
CSE criticises the United Progressive Alliance government's move to let the Mines and Minerals (Development and Regulation) Bill lapse
  • The Mines and Minerals (Development and Regulation) (MMDR) Bill 2011 was tabled in Parliament in December, 2011 – it will lapse if not passed 

Lok Sabha|Minerals|Mining|MMDR Bill|Parliamentary Standing Committee (PSC)|Mining and Environment|Press Release
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