Story | Centre for Science and Environment

Story


CSE’s Roundtable on Pollution Control Technology options for Coal based power plants

July 8, 2016: Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) organized a roundtable inviting pollution control equipment manufacturers on Thursday to discuss various technology options available to meet the recently notified emission limiting standards for coal based power plants. The meeting was attended by 32 participants from 18 companies. 

power-plants.jpg
Front Page Teaser: 

Date: July 6, 2016

Workshop on Solid Waste Management: Reinvention, Opportunities and Way Ahead, July 12, 2016

What direction should India's waste management take? What does the future hold in store? Are landfills the answer? Is Waste-to-energy technology still a good bet? Why segregation is the key? These are some of the questions that come to our minds when we discuss waste management in our country. 

Centre for Science and Environment (CSE), New Delhi is conducting a day long workshop on Solid Waste Management to discuss the scenario of waste management in the country. 

Front Page Teaser: 

Date: July 12, 2016

International Capacity Building Workshop on “Make your own excreta flow diagram (Shit Flow Diagram-SFD)” at Kumasi, Ghana on 14th July 2016

Date:  July 14, 2016
Venue: Kumasi, Ghana
Language: English

Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) in collaboration with other project partners  (GIZ, WEDC/Loughborough University, University of Leeds, Eawag/Sandec, World Bank and SuSanA) is organizing one day capacity building workshop on “Make your own excreta flow diagram (Shit Flow Diagram -SFD) during the WEDC conference from 11th to 15th July 2016. For more details about the conference visit http://wedc.lboro.ac.uk/conference/index.html

Front Page Teaser: 

Date: July 14, 2016

Workshop to discuss roadmap for cleaner clay fired brick production

Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) in collaboration with Greentech Knowledge Solution Private Ltd. (GKSPL) organized a workshop on ‘Roadmap for Cleaner Clay-Fired Brick Production in India’ on 8th June at New Delhi.

The objective of the workshop was to discuss the technological and regulatory road map which needs to be developed to overcome the problems in transforming the brick sector of the country. What needs to be done and how it can be achieved?

cleaner-clay-fired-brick.jpg

Round table on Mainstreaming Septage (faecal waste) Management- Opportunities and Challenges in India

Existing status of septage management in Indian cities can be ranked to very poor to poor, due to lack of proper guidelines, awareness amongst stakeholders, and lack of knowledge skill and attitude of city managers. Taking this grave situation into account,  Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) has made efforts to mainstream septage management in India since. In 2012, CSE published the 7th report- India’s first and most comprehensive survey of water and sewage management in a two volume set publication- “Excreta Matters”.

faecal-waste.jpg

Roundtable- Mainstreaming Water Sensitive Urban Design and Planning- Challenges and Opportunities in Sustainable Development

India has witnessed a rapid increase in urban population (with expected growth rate of 2.54% population per annum) during the past few decades. Today all cities and towns are exerting pressure on water resources leading to increasing water demand and supply gap.Furthermore, this increasing urbanization in India is resulting in a heavy clamor of “built-up area” which includes residential, commercial and retail spaces.

casuarina-hall.jpg
Follow us on

DTE
gobar times