Work Overview

CSE's Industry and Environment Unit addresses an array of environmental issues related to Indian industries. It conducts research and advocacy on the impact of industrial pollution and provides training in related issues.

The various arms of the Industry and Environment unit are:

1. Green Rating Project - The Green Rating Project (GRP) is an effort to rate industrial units within a specific sector on the basis of their environment friendliness. The project aims at encouraging companies to adopt better environment management policies. Unfortunately, in many developing countries like India, policies and institutions for controlling pollution and degradation of the resource base are weak and still in a nascent stage. 

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Industry
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Date: 20 – 22 December, 2017
Venue: Centre for Science and Environment, 41 Tughalakabad Institutional Area, New Delhi

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Energy
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Online Training Courses
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Multimedia

video CSE releases green rating of thermal power sector

Streamed live on Feb 21, 2015 CSE to release its Green Rating of coal-fired thermal power plants 47 plants – almost 50% of the industry total – rated by CSE’s Green Rating Programme

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Impacts

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Industry

Aiding in industrial pollution inspection and audit in Ghana

CSE's Industrial Pollution team has worked with the Environmental Protection Agency of Ghana to prepare inspection and audit manuals that are now under the final stage of review by the EPA. Ghana EPA has also asked for assistance in preparing guidelines for environmental management at the fuel filling station.