Centre for Science and Environment


Sunday, December 14, 2014 - 18:54

Centre for Science and Environment says the conference’s decisions will not result in a climate deal in 2015 

Bad for India. Global warming will increase, India may see more extreme weather events which will affect its poor more 

Thursday, December 11, 2014 - 12:58

Monitors real-time individual exposure of people. Finds exposure levels much higher than ambient exposure levels measured by the government’s regulatory agencies

Wednesday, December 10, 2014 - 17:11

The environment minister has said that India will not support ex-ante review of the Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs)

Tuesday, December 2, 2014 - 05:10
  • Bhopal 2.0 requires government to clean the toxic waste lying in the factory and fix liability. The lesson is that post-Bhopal, India has laws for hazardous waste management and industrial disasters, but no compliance. Which is why we have scores of mini-Bhopals every year
Friday, November 28, 2014 - 12:55
  • New analysis from CSE shows even after diesel price deregulation wide tax differential remains. This can continue to fan dieselisation if additional steps are not taken to disincentivise dirty diesel 
Thursday, November 27, 2014 - 18:36
  • Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) welcomes the 14-point action agenda directed by the National Green Tribunal (NGT) to clean up the air of Delhi. Appeals for more stringent measures to bring down the severe peak pollution levels in Delhi 
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 - 16:36

Centre for Science and Environment calls it a self-serving and a business-as-usual deal 

Says the deal will take the world towards a catastrophic 3°C and beyond temperature increase pathway

Monday, November 3, 2014 - 20:39

CSE says developed world has failed to take the lead in solving the problem; appeals to the Indian government to take a leadership role in global climate negotiations for an ambitious global action 

Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 09:33
  • Official release on Diwali pollution states “No significant change observed” from the previous years. The average levels reported for most pollutants barring nitrogen dioxide show a marginal decline compared to last year. But the levels have remained much higher than the standards, and therefore a threat to public health.
Friday, October 17, 2014 - 10:10
  • After a long wait, the Union ministry of environment and forests has released the first ever draft proposal on air quality index (AQI) and health alert for public comments 

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