Blogs

19/07/2019 - 16:27
With emerging technological advances and increased dependency on electronic appliances, household energy consumption levels and demand for electricity have been steadily rising. Recently, Tamil Nadu recorded a peak demand of 16,151 MW during the month of April 2019.
10/07/2019 - 16:31
The objective of the Human Rights Impact Assessment (HRIA) project at Kodungaiyur is to examine the human rights impact of business practices
10/06/2019 - 12:42
How safe is user data in the smart-product world? Extensive use of smart products can make users vulnerable to data theft. Read on to learn how you can try and secure your data by following some good practices.  
10/06/2019 - 10:07
Following is a list of transport related agencies that are actively involved in Chennai’s mobility planning, financing, and decision-m
03/06/2019 - 14:48
This blog explores the overarching connections between banks levying various charges for services, the advent of Payments Banks, and the subsequent demonetisation drive administered to curb black money and counterfeit currency thereby boosting digital transactions in the name of transparency.
02/05/2019 - 14:25
Sumana brings us up to speed on the Motor Vehicles Amendment Bill which has been hanging in limbo for a while now.
02/05/2019 - 12:12
Sanitation entails ensuring a hygienic environment to eliminate diseases and health issues. But we find the Swachh Bharat Mission predominantly focused only on the construction of toilets. As a result, the complex problem of sanitation is reduced to the provision of household toilets, leading to the neglect of many crucial components such as the containment and treatment of human faeces, and the management of waste and waste water.
29/04/2019 - 11:02
Sumana takes a humourous look at the unique and zany space that is the Indian road.
24/04/2019 - 13:09
CAG’s Zero Waste Team visited Thanal in Trivandrum team to understand how Thanal has been instrumental in helping the Thiruvananthapuram Corporation set up an effective zero waste management system in place. The visit introduced the team to the challenges and opportunities of working at a city scale.