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Recommendations for Long Term Action Plan for Solid Waste Management in Delhi

The Hon’ble Delhi High Court vide its order dated 28.06.2017 in case Gauri Grover v. Government of NCT of Delhi, W.P. (C) 8917/2015, constituted a Committee under the Chairmanship of Member Secretary, Delhi State Legal Services Authority (‘DSLSA’) to formulate and implement long term action plan regarding collection, removal and disposal of all waste in Delhi.

Report card: Environmental governance under two years of NDA government

Centre for Science and Environment (CSE), has reviewed the performance of the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government at the end of its two years in office on measures of environmental governance, particularly as undertaken by the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEF&CC). CSE analysis focuses on some key areas which have remained matters of discussions and debates- including green clearances, industrial pollution control and monitoring, air pollution, waste management, cleaning Ganga, proposed reforms for forest governance and climate change. Following key trends emerge in terms of action and decision-making in these areas. Download pdf

On World Environment Day, CSE releases analysis of how India has warmed over the years - from 1901 till 2017

First animated climate spiral showing the warming of India  Annual mean temperature in India has increased by 1.2 degrees C since the beginning of the 20th century.  2016 was second warmest year on record with temperature of 1.26 degrees C higher than   Winters (Jan-Feb) of 2017 was hottest in recorded history with temperature of 2.95 degrees higher than the baseline.