As a company, we have taken a stand that in the long-term we go with global safety standards and global emission standards, said Vikram Kirloskar, Vice Chairman, Toyota Kirloskar Motor.
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Environmentalists on May 13 sounded caution over the latest WHO report, which showed that Delhi was not the most polluted city as per 2013-14 data, saying it does not give the right picture
On the ban on diesel run taxis, Narain said that the Supreme Court, in 2000, had banned the diesel taxis and had said it its order that only CNG taxis will operate in Delhi.
"We will have to reinvent the way we work with people and we will have to reinvent growth in a way that is both affordable and sustainable," Narain, who is also the Director General of Centre for Science and Environment (CSE), said on Earth Day.
If you are living in Delhi, you cannot buy a new diesel car. The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has ordered the state government not to register any new diesel vehicles at least till January 6; that is the date the NGT will hear this pollution case again. Also, diesel vehicles which are more than 10 years old cannot ply in Delhi anymore.
Sunita Narain of CSE, however, is happy that the government did not open floodgates of environmental nods as was feared.
A lawyer and a Gandhian, she was the head of the women‘s wing of the textile labour association in 1971 when she realized that self-employed women who work in Ahmedabad Crafts market had erratic wages and little recourse to law.