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For the first time, Indian regulators are faced with this explicit connection – curb local air pollution to save lives, and at the same time, shrink carbon and energy imprints of vehicles to save fuels and the climate. But this synergy is the weakest link in our policies today. We are caught in serious trade-offs instead.

Climate and Transport

Here is what it takes to make an absurd number game -- cunning rules, crafty calculations and clueless regulators.

Climate and Transport
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video Why Delhi continues to choke year after year

Sunita Narain and Anumita Roychowdhury explains the current air pollution situation in Delhi.

video VIVA: India's first quick charging station for electric vehicles now commercially available

ViVa or Vidyut Vahan is India's first quick charging electric vehicles. ViVa takes 90 per cent less time to charge. An electric rickshaw can be charged in 80 minutes, instead of 10 hours it takes now.

video Anumita Roy Chowdhury reacts to Global burden of Health Study

Published on Feb 14, 2017 The Centre for Science and Environment demands urgent intervention and action in view of the results from the new analysis of global burden of disease (GBD) estimates released by the US based Health Effect Institute (HEI) today. 

World of cape towns

Theewaterskloof Dam, Cape Town's largest reservoir, has dried to just 13 per cent capacity after three years of drought

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क्या वन विकास निगम लक्ष्य से भटक गए हैं? क्या यही भटकाव है वनवासियों से टकराव की वजह?