Union Budget 2024-25 & Sustainability: India Inc Takeaways

Industry leaders share their thoughts on the provisions in the Union Budget

British Foreign Secretary's Visit Signals Enhanced Engagement For Green Transition

British Foreign Secretary David Lammy focuses on sustainable growth and climate action in key India visit, aiming to strengthen the partnership and propel a green transition

Ministry Proposes Overhaul Of Industry Pollution Permits

Proposed reforms by India's Environment Ministry could exempt low-impact 'white category' industries from pollution permits, aiming to streamline regulations amid environmental and economic considerations

Sugar Mills To Power India's Green Fuel Ambitions

The plan aims to create alternative markets for India's estimated 55 million sugarcane farmers, building on the success of the current ethanol blending programme in increasing farmer incomes

Hyundai And Charge Zone Join Hands To Boost EV Adoption

The strategic partnership aims to aid the expansion of public EV charging infrastructure in the country, Hyundai Motor India said in a statement

Servotech Wins Additional EV Charger Order From BPCL

The project valued at around Rs 20 crore will involve manufacturing, supplying, installing, and deploying these chargers nationwide, particularly at BPCL petrol pumps as part of the BPCL E-drive Project

ReNew Lights Up Rajasthan With 400 MW Solar Project

The solar power plant is expected to generate about 1331 million units of electricity annually


Tata Power And NDDB Partner To Create Carbon-Neutral Dairy Villages

The partnership prioritises the integration of dung-based biogas power generators into these microgrids, advancing sustainable energy practices within the dairy sector

Reckitt's "Self-Care For New Moms & Kids" Adds Heft To Govt’s Diarrhoea Campaign

Reckitt, in partnership with Plan India, is promoting the use of ORS and Zinc for children under the age of five as part of the Self Care for New Moms and Kids Under Five initiative. The programme focuses on enhancing hygiene and sanitation through the six steps of handwashing

Quaker's 'Bowl Of Growth' Initiative Nurtures The Philosophy Of Poshan Right, Toh Future Bright

The programme's effectiveness is measured by assessing anthropometric changes at 3- and 6-months post-intervention, supplemented by regular evaluations to track recovery from malnutrition

Poshan Pakhwada Promoting Nutrition With Sensitisation Activities

The event featured a range of activities focusing on dietary practices, health, and improving nutrition through various initiatives

Indonesia Eyes Poshan For Its Children

In a discussion with the Indian Government, Indonesia has expressed a serious intent to adopt the PM Poshan scheme to benefit school children in that country


Expert Meeting On Millets Reviews Nutritional Security And Sustainable Health

At a meeting in New Delhi, experts discussed the declining trend of millet cultivation and its impact on food security and health to develop policies and strategies for encouraging millet consumption and promoting sustainable health

Caspian Debt Launches Loan Product For Climate-Resilient Agriculture

The initiative supports financing for irrigation systems and other sustainable farming solutions. Caspian Debt expects this to improve food security and farmer income

FAAD Capital Invests $121,000 In Agritech Startups, Fuels Farming Innovation

FAAD Capital drives agricultural innovation with a $121,000 investment in four cutting-edge agritech start-ups, marking a significant push towards revolutionising farming practices in India"

Govt Proposes Bold Step To Transform Farming With New Digital Infrastructure

The Union Budget 2024 has outlined a bold technology-driven move to propel Indian agriculture to a new orbit of efficiency called AgriStack, which will integrate over six crore farmers into a formal land registry system over the next three years

Regenerative Is In & Sustainability Out Among Gen Y & Z Consumers

Regeneration, which goes beyond sustainability by creating a more profound and broader socio-economic impact, is right now the hot new virtue among new-age consumers.


India's Fertiliser Turnover Set To Reach Rs 1.38 Cr By 2032

Driven by burgeoning demand and supportive government policies, the fertiliser industry in India is expanding rapidly in line with its position as the world's second-largest producer of fruits and vegetables, next to China

India's Climate Challenge, A Call For Collective Action

A recent study found harmful PM2.5 particles widespread across India. These tiny particles cause serious health issues, even death. In 2022, rural and urban areas exceeded the air pollution limits set by the Central Pollution Control Board and the World Health Organisation

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