Posts Tagged ‘air pollution’

Emerging ripples in the environmental think-tank.

First action at the Highest level after Paris Climate accord. Indian judiciary shows the way.

Dec 16, 2015 | Author: Rajendra Shende

The Supreme Court on Wednesday doubled the environment compensation charge (ECC) for loaded commercial vehicles entering Delhi and imposed a blanket ban on registration of diesel vehicles of 2,000 cc and above in the National Capital Region (NCR). Sourced through Scoop.it from: www.hindustantimes.com Developing country has taken a lead. Would developed countries follow?  See on

Ending climate change begins in the city

Dec 12, 2015 | Author: Rajendra Shende

Smoke and silhouette of industrial buildings, Dunedin, South Island, New Zealand
FRANCE 24 TV’s special series on the Paris Climate Conference, interview with Rajendra Shende.

Chinese Characters Get Hazy :Coal or Renewables

Nov 13, 2015 | Author: Rajendra Shende

China Air pollution Achim Steiner (1)
Air Pollution in Chinese cities risks China’s clarity on renewables. China could decouple its economic growth from its carbon footprint and air pollution. 

Coughing with Scary Mandate : New Delhi’s Air Pollution

Feb 22, 2015 | Author: Rajendra Shende

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The day Arvind Kejriwal led  Aam Aadmi Party (AAP, which means Common Man’s Party) won unprecedented mandate in Delhi’s assembly election, 6500 kms away in City Council in Paris, France was busy in approving  the measures to fight air pollution.