Tags: Clean Air

WATCH: CERCA retrofitted Volkswagen Beetle (1948 model) into an electric car

Centre of Excellence for Research on Clean Air (CERCA), an academic think tank and research centre at IIT Delhi for clean air, last year in November launched its maiden initiative on electric mobility with the retrofitting of an old vintage Beetle car of 1948 model into an electric vehicle. Now CERCA has shared the video […]

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Delhi’s clean air plan might flop says two new CSE studies

In 2015, the Union ministry of environment, forests & climate change (MoEF&CC) had announced new emission norms for thermal power plants across India. For power stations located within 300 km of the Delhi-NCR region, the deadline for meeting the norms is December 2019. A new survey by Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) indicates that most […]

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UN Environment Names Paytm’s Vijay Shekhar Sharma Patron for Clean Air

Paytm founder and CEO Vijay Shekhar Sharma has been named the UN Environment’s ‘Patron for Clean Air’, the company said. He will help drive greater environmental action and awareness, and advocate for the goals of UN Environment’s global BreatheLife campaign, Paytm said in a statement. The campaign will work on promoting policy and citizen action […]

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