Planet Outlook
October 04, 2021
Delhi CM Announces Action Plan To Combat Air Pollution In Winters

Delhi CM Announces Action Plan To Combat Air Pollution In Winters

Kejriwal appealed to the Centre and states neighbouring Delhi to ensure free spraying of bio-decomposer for in-situ management of crop residue as his government was doing in the national capital.

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Planet Outlook
October 02, 2021
Commission On Air Quality Management Mandates The Introduction Of A Robust Online Mechanism For Monitoring Dust Mitigation Measures In NCR

Commission On Air Quality Management Mandates The Introduction Of A Robust Online Mechanism For Monitoring Dust Mitigation Measures In NCR

A robust online mechanism for monitoring dust mitigation measures is a compelling necessity to ensure strict implementation of the Construction and Demolition Waste Management Rules

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Planet Outlook
October 01, 2021
Stubble burning: Farmers Can Generate Hydrogen For EVs

Stubble burning: Farmers Can Generate Hydrogen For EVs

Agricultural waste, which faces a great challenge for disposal, could be one of the sources of hydrogen production, and this could solve the dual problem of energy generation and waste disposal.

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Planet Outlook
September 30, 2021
Air Pollution Caused Nearly 6 mn Pre-Term Births Worldwide: Study

Air Pollution Caused Nearly 6 mn Pre-Term Births Worldwide: Study

The researchers said that air pollution should now be considered a major driver of infant morbidity and mortality, not just of chronic adult diseases.

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Planet Outlook
September 29, 2021
New Research Reveals That Planned Coal Expansion Will Cause A 60% Jump In Premature Deaths In Indian Metros

New Research Reveals That Planned Coal Expansion Will Cause A 60% Jump In Premature Deaths In Indian Metros

Air pollution from coal plants is threatening the health of residents in and around Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Bangalore and Chennai.

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Planet Outlook
Shweta Narayan - September 27, 2021
If We Care About Our Children, Then We Need To Move To Green Energy Options Immediately

If We Care About Our Children, Then We Need To Move To Green Energy Options Immediately

2021 will mark four years since the initial deadline to bring toxic air emissions under control. Thermal Coal-fired Power Plants in India have sought several extensions till date and are not adhering to the new standards.

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Planet Outlook
September 24, 2021
Yadav Holds Meeting With NCR States On Action Plan For Mitigation Of Air Pollution

Yadav Holds Meeting With NCR States On Action Plan For Mitigation Of Air Pollution

The minister said coordination and synergy reflected in the action plan by each states under the overall framework prepared by the Commission for Air Quality Management (CAQM).

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Planet Outlook
September 23, 2021
Punjab, NCR, And Delhi Govts Chalk Out Plan To Tackle Air Pollution

Punjab, NCR, And Delhi Govts Chalk Out Plan To Tackle Air Pollution

Directions have also been issued to NCR and Delhi governments, along with road owning agencies and municipal bodies, for abatement of dust from roads and open areas through a "Dust Control and Management Cell".

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Planet Outlook
September 22, 2021
Mana Srisailam: For A Clean, Green And Plastic Free Tiger Reserve

Mana Srisailam: For A Clean, Green And Plastic Free Tiger Reserve

The largest tiger reserve of India, Nagarjunasagar Srisailam Tiger Reserve (NSTR), is home to great biodiversity and complex ecosystems. It is also, on the other hand, popular for religious tourism.

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Planet Outlook
September 22, 2021
SAFAR’s Air Quality Forecasting Framework Gets Global Nod

SAFAR’s Air Quality Forecasting Framework Gets Global Nod

Findings of this framework developed under the Union Earth Sciences Ministry meant for citizens, decision-makers and researchers, were published in the international peer-reviewed Elsevier Journal.

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