A study in the Nature Climate found that the survival of 65 % of the insect species studied is at risk by the next century due to climate-mediated changes in thermal stress which destabilises animal populations & promotes extinction risk. #BiodiversityLoss #COP15
Competitive markets are better for #consumers - there is more choice at better prices. Should there be a monopoly on a particular service (for example the electricity services provided by #TANGEDCO), the consumer is still assured of high quality services at fair prices through laws & regulations. Consumer groups like CAG give consumers a voice - again, an undeniable right that you have as a consumer. #ConsumerRights #Awareness
A study on how commuters in Chennai are accessing public transit information. Accurate, easy to access information on routes, fares, service and frequency of public transport services is key to promoting public transport. How does Chennai fare in this?
If you are an enthusiastic #cyclist but don't own a cycle, why not try the #SmartBike bicycles? You can rent one from a docking station nearest you, using the SmartBike app. They're cheap to rent & #sustainable too! Try it and tell us what you think.
It is officially the #holiday season!!! With streets getting busier & people shopping, it is important to drive responsibly. Don't #drink & #drive, wear your safety gears, slow down & give way to emergency vehicles. Let us all enjoy safer roads this #FestiveSeason! #roadsafety
Knowing your rights as a #consumer lies at the heart of being an empowered consumer. Starting this #NationalConsumerDay, we will be looking at the 8 rights you have as a consumer. Knowing & claiming these rights will keep businesses accountable & you empowered.
Charges collected by the utility for grid-connected #RoofTopSolar is called #Solar networking charges. These charges are calculated based on the units generated in the system and the charge per unit. Sounds confusing?
Use our solar network calculator here: https://bit.ly/3PxZV5c to help you.
According to a World Bank report, by 2030 #India will be one of the first to experience severe #ClimateChange induced heatwaves breaking the human survivability limit and putting nearly 4.5% of its GDP at risk. #ActOnClimate
CAG submitted comments and suggestions on the petition by Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation (TANGEDCO) for determination of Miscellaneous petition (Non-Tariff), to the Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission (TNERC).