January 23, 2021

Air Quality Commission to set up Decision Support System for tracking emissions

The Commission for Air Quality Management (CAQM) in NCR and adjoining areashas begun the process of setting up a Decision Support System (DSS) having a web, GIS and multi-model based operational and planning decision support tool.

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January 21, 2021

Air sensing tech reveals adverse impact of Delhi air pollution (Ld)

A unique experiment to gauge the hazardous levels of polluted air in Delhi and surrounding areas, where a woman wore a backpack with novel air sensing technology, has revealed disturbing data both outdoor and indoor, a report said on Tuesday.

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December 23, 2020

Air Quality Commission directs for 100 percent switching over of industries in Delhi to PNG

The Commission for Air Quality Management in NCR and Adjoining Areas reviewed the progress of switching over of Industries operating in Delhi to Piped Natural Gas with the Government of NCT of Delhi, GAIL and Indraprastha Gas Limited.

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December 21, 2020

Maharashtra: High levels of PM 2.5 in Kharghar-Taloja-Panvel belt

The air quality in Kharghar-Panvel-Taloja areas in Maharashtra has been found to contain high levels of PM 2.5 after a month-long study conducted by environment NGO Waatavaran Foundation.

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December 17, 2020

National Green Tribunal Directs Delhi Government to be Observant About the Burning of Plastics

The National Green Tribunal has directed the Delhi government to keep a continuous vigil against the burning of plastic and other waste for the protection of environment and public health.

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December 17, 2020

Air Quality Keeps Being Very Poor in the Delhi-NCR Region

The air quality was in the "very poor" category in Ghaziabad, Noida, Greater Noida and Faridabad while it was in the "poor" zone in Gurgaon, according to data issued by a government agency on Sunday.

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December 17, 2020

Kejriwal Introduces Anti-Smog Guns to Fight Delhi’s Dust Pollution

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal Wednesday inaugurated a truck-mounted anti-smog gun to combat the worsening dust pollution in the national capital, where the air quality has been in the unhealthy category all through the winter.

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December 09, 2020

Government Committed Towards Fighting Air Pollution: Javadekar

Minister for Environment, Forest and Climate Change Shri Prakash Javadekar today said that the Central Government has been taking all steps possible to combat air pollution in Delhi and North India and is working towards deploying all possible technologic

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December 08, 2020

Delhi Air Predicted to Improve in the Next Two Days

Delhi's air quality was recorded in the upper end of the “very poor” category on Sunday, and is likely to improve over the next two days due to a predicted increase in the wind speed.

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December 08, 2020

Air Quality in Delhi-NCR Region Continues To Have ‘Severe’ Quality of Air For the Fourth Day

The average air quality remained "severe" in Ghaziabad and Noida for the fourth day in a row, while it stayed "very poor" in Faridabad and Gurgaon, according to a government agency data on Monday.

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