Why waste the waste? #Reduce, #Reuse and #Recycle – all help to cut down on the amount of waste we throw away. Making small changes in day-to-day life, one can look at nature differently.
#ZeroWaste #WasteManagement #SaveEnvironment
Have you heard of a 'Homemade Citrus cleaner'? CAG's Niraj Bhatt teaches you what to do with the Orange peels?
#CitrusCleaner #Organic #ZeroWaste
The residents of Ezhil Nagar in Chennai are suffocating due to hazardous air quality - a result of burning garbage in the solid waste dump yard at Kodungaiyur. #AirPollution #AirQualityIndex #ChennaiSmog
Saroja from CAG explains how it’s important to leverage the #RERA architecture to ensure that #homebuyers use this platform as their first port of call to sort out project level grievances so that deliveries still remain on track and are not thrown into the legal maze of the #IBC process.
The focus of this initiative is on source segragation of waste into three streams (bio, non-bio, and sanitary), and setting up reuse and repurposing mechanisms for different material discards.
"This rally was the first step to focus on critical environmental issues that the city is facing now — water scarcity, encroachment of wetlands and to stop Adani mega port at Kattupalli."
The proposed expansion of the Kattupalli port poses a serious threat to the Pulikat Lake - an ecologically sensitive area, and important wetland that attracts the north-east monsoon...
"This is an opportunity to reclaim our future" - citizens at the #ChennaiClimateStrike #SaveChennaiWetlands #ClimateEmergency
Hundreds of people joined #ChennaiClimateStrike with demands to #SaveChennaiWetlands for water security & flood mitigation. School children asked the #TNGovt to #StopAdani from damaging the #Pulicat lake ecosystem by building a port. #StopAdnaiSavePulicat
"The timelines for implementing the policy seem very tight — some deadlines fall in 2022. The entire policy should ideally be a 15-year window. The tariff rates determined by the State regulator will be crucial to EV market promotion...
"If this gets TN Energy Regulatory Commission around 1,200 micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) will get affected."
An AVC, WRI and CAG report notes that this can lead to only 86% efficiency in operations for the state. But savings can increase to 108 % by using energy-efficient pumps; switching to precision and micro-irrigation will increase income and yield.