Centre for Science and Environment

Thursday, December 31, 2015 - 17:48

Cutting cars by half can reduce direct exposure to highly toxic emissions by several times

Wednesday, December 30, 2015 - 18:38

It is shocking how bus transport that carries double the number of passengers in Delhi Metro is degenerating when Delhi has to reduce personal vehicle usage to curb pollution and congestion

Thursday, December 24, 2015 - 17:40

This can seriously compromise the effectiveness of this emergency action needed to control the peak pollution levels during winter.  Design the programme to make a difference to the air quality of Delhi. 

Wednesday, December 23, 2015 - 14:49
  • Ministry of environment has notified new emission and water consumption standards for the thermal power sector

Friday, December 18, 2015 - 16:47
  • Bengaluru is in the grip of rising air pollution. Official ambient air quality monitoring has shown 57 per cent increase in particulate matter in just four years. In more than 85 per cent of monitoring locations, the levels have exceeded standards

Wednesday, December 16, 2015 - 16:17
  • Landmark decision from the Chief Justice bench of the Supreme Court stops registration of luxury diesel cars and SUVs in the NCR; bars entry of pre-Euro III trucks into Delhi; doubles the environment compensation charge on all trucks entering Delhi; and mandates all taxis in NCR to convert to CNG. It has also asked for stringent action on trash burning and road dust. 

Tuesday, December 15, 2015 - 17:05
  • CSE releases Body Burden 2015: State of India’s Health report on public health threats and their environmental linkages

Sunday, December 13, 2015 - 09:25
  • It is a compromise deal, in many ways it can be termed as lowest minimum denominator

Friday, December 11, 2015 - 18:09
  • Diesel exhaust has already been branded as human carcinogen by the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) of the WHO has shocked the world

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