The t-shirt, designed by Yavi, is made out of R|Elan GreenGold -- a fabric that has the lowest carbon footprint in the world.
The Board said that the two wards allotted to it fall entirely under the control of the Defence because of which it was finding it difficult to implement the rules.
IFC, a World Bank member, will provide a $100 million anchor investment in the fund, with $75 million from HSBC.
This was revealed at a meeting when the new Revenue and Disaster Management minister Sudam Marandi took stock of the restoration work in the cyclone affected districts.
The CEO of Kotak Mahindra Bank talked about how his company was saving 4.3 lakh plastic bottles per annum in the Mumbai office by using disposable paper cups.
The states had to submit action plans by April 30 to the CPCB, failing which they would have to pay the pollution body a compensation at the rate of Rs one crore per month, as per the NGT.
Addressing a gathering in Satara district, Pawar said he would try his best to ensure that the government provided maximum assistance to drought-hit areas.
The President of the Marshall Islands is very concThe ‘coffin’ was built to dump all the waste generated from carrying out 67 atomic bomb tests in the area between 1946 and 1958.erned about the possibilities of radioactive waste contained in the dome leaking into the Pacific Ocean
The tribunal had earlier rapped NHAI for not maintaining the mandatory green cover along national and state highways, adding that marriage lawns had come up besides the road instead of trees.
A bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice Adarsh Kumar Goel directed the Uttarakhand Pollution Control Board to prohibit discharge of any sewage or industrial effluents either directly into the river or its tributaries.
Guterres has spent the past week in the region pushing for urgent action ahead of a UN summit in September billed as a last chance to prevent irreversible climate change.
The survey of plastic pollution, published in the journal Scientific Reports, estimated that the beaches on the islands are littered with 238 tonnes of plastic.
The efficiency of the new solar cell is about 23 percent, according to the researchers including those from the US Department of Energy.
While the loss to public properties was to the tune of Rs 5,175 crore, expenditure towards relief and response stands at Rs 6,767.56 crore, the report said.
The country is likely to receive 93% rainfall of the long period average, Skymet said in a statement.
Alok Ranjan Sahu, a young artist, said the villagers had been clearing the debris for the last 10 days since the cyclone struck.
About 73 percent of the respondents are optimistic about the growth prospects of the Indian renewable industry, it said.
Noting that around 3,043 stranded passengers were able to travel to their destinations, the release said SCR has earned Rs 20.90 lakh by running special trains.
A bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice Adarsh Kumar Goel said lack of sensitivity of serious issues of environment such as fast depleting groundwater is a matter of concern.
Commerce Secretary Anup Wadhawan said that packaging should be done in a manner by which products or goods inside should be safe and not get damaged.
Modi promised a compensation of Rs 2 lakh for the families of the deceased and Rs 50,000 for those injured in the cyclonic storm.
Patnaik said all families in Puri and in those parts of Khurda, which had been "extremely severely affected" in the storm, will get 50 kg of rice, Rs 2,000 in cash and polythene sheets, if covered under the Food Security Act.
Sources said that 932 BTSs (base stations for mobile communication) have been made operational by Airtel, Vodafone and Reliance Jio.
The country generated nearly 1.45 lakh metric tonnes waste per day till February this year and of this, only 53 percent of waste was processed.
A report by environment NGO Greenpeace recently stated that Delhi topped the list of most polluted cities in the world.