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Zero Waste City Manual - A Toolkit to Establish City and Community Zero Waste Systems

Thu, 03/09/2020 - 13:56
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The vision for the Zero Waste City Initiative is to minimise the movement of solid waste to disposal sites or facilities. This manual presents a practicable plan for municipalities to process waste in-situ and within wards, aggregate recyclables and domestic hazardous waste at the zone level, and leverage the private formal and informal waste networks that already thrive in all Indian cities. 

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Draft Electricity (Amendment) Bill, 2020 - Summary, Analysis, and Comments

Fri, 10/07/2020 - 09:30

Recently, the Ministry of Power released the draft Electricity (Amendment) Bill, 2020 to further amend the Electricity Act 2003. In this article, the authors provide an overview of the proposed amendments and capture the central concerns and discussions around the same.

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Declining Efficiency of Mettur Thermal Power Station: Reasons, Risks and Remedies?

Mon, 13/01/2020 - 15:54

This report is a brief analysis of the actual conditions and impacts of coal and water utilisation in Mettur Thermal Power Plant for three consecutive years between 2015 and 2018 in line with the state and national statutes.

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Letter requesting inclusion of Chennai in National Clean Air Programme non-attainment cities list

Fri, 29/11/2019 - 21:48
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Letter to NGT requesting inclusion of Chennai in National Clean Air Programme non-attainment cities. Chennai is the only major polluted city and one of the 12 cities with a population of more than a million to be left out of the non-attainment cities list. Not being on this list leaves Chennai out of the national discourse on air pollution and its mitigation.

Document two is the response from CPCB Office.

 

 

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