J’khand To Restrict New Coke Units In Dhanbad 

The temporary restriction will remain in force till the AQI falls within the permission limit prescribed by the Central Pollution Control Board in Dhanbad

By PTI 18/09/2023

New Study Gives Policy Inputs For Controlling PM 2.5

The researchers delved into the impact of emissions from the Neyveli coal-fired power plant on aerosol growth and cloud-forming properties during the Covid lockdown

By PTI 12/08/2023

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.

By Shweta Narayan 27/09/2021

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.

By Outlook Planet Desk 22/09/2021

ICMR Confirms the Link Between Pollution and Covid Mortality

Studies in Europe and the US have established that long-term exposure to air pollution can contribute to mortality in COVID-19 cases, ICMR Director General Balram Bhargava said on Tuesday.

By Outlook Planet Desk 08/11/2020

Monitoring countrywide levels of air pollution

Researchers propose a novel approach to setting up regionally representative air quality monitoring sites.

By Debdutta Paul 27/10/2020