Envirocare Green Award 2021 to be held on July 16

Envirocare Green Award  2021 will be held virtually on July 16, 2021. Along the event will take place the Envirocare Green Award. The award will be conferred to those who strive to protect the environment by adopting or innovating measures that help create a sustainable environment for the present and fu...Read more

CUTS International, Climate Trends organise webinar on emerging trends, energy transition in Rajasthan

A webinar was jointly hosted by CUTS International and Climate Trends to discuss the emerging trends and energy transition of Rajasthan. The webinar discussed multiple aspects of transitioning from financing to social and environmental costs of transition, challenges faced by the power sector utilities and the opp...Read more

EPA, NMF&LB sign MoU on sustainable farming

The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the New Mexico Farm & Livestock Bureau (NMF&LB) signed a three-year Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to expand joint activities supporting the agencies’ shared goal of well-managed, sustainable farms. The agreement is the first among states in EPA Reg...Read more

Scientists develop bio-compatible nanogenerators to harvest electricity from vibrations

Dr Shankar Rao and his team from the Centre for Nano and Soft Matter Sciences, Bengaluru, an autonomous institute under the Department of Science & Technology, Government of India, have designed a transparent triboelectric nanogenerators (TENG), using thermoplastic polyurethanes (TPU) either in the form of ele...Read more

Union Home Minister emphasises on green renewable energy

Union Home Minister, Amit Shah recently took part in a tree sapling plantation programme at Sindhu Bhavan Road in the city of Gandhinagar. The programme was held at nine different places in Ahmedabad.Speaking on the occasion, Shah said the tree saplings plantation programme is small in scale but its impact and mag...Read more

Corteva initiates steps to become more sustainable

Corteva has announced its intention to become a more carbon-efficient business. In its inaugural 2020 Sustainability Report released recently, the company detailed a commitment to set science-based targets for its greenhouse gas emission reductions. The report also highlights the company’s 2030 goals and pro...Read more

Hitachi ABB launches transformers for floating offshore wind power

 Headquartered in Switzerland, Hitachi ABB Power Grids today launched a portfolio of transformer products for offshore floating applications, designed to overcome the challenging offshore environment and withstand the physically demanding conditions on floating structures. The portfolio will enable much great...Read more

Arla explores opportunities to reduce its CO2e footprint

Arla has set an ambitious science-based climate target of reducing CO2e emissions by 30 per cent in 2030 and has an ambition of becoming carbon net zero by 2050. With a strong focus on sustainability across the entire value chain, Arla is exploring all opportunities to reduce its CO2e footprint and improve its gre...Read more

Praj develops tech to produce Bio-bitumen based on lignin

 Praj Industries India’s most accomplished industrial biotech company has achieved yet another milestone by developing innovative technology to produce Bio-bitumen based on lignin. The Netherlands-based Circular Biobased Delta, one of Europe’s premier consortia to promote bioeconomy, has approved ...Read more

Praj Industries post Rs 296.29 Cr revenue in Q4 FY21  

       Pune based Praj Industries (Praj), a globally leading engineering company with a bouquet of sustainable solutions for Bioenergy, Compressed biogas, Critical process equipment & skids, Breweries, Industrial wastewater treatment and High purity water announced its unaudited financia...Read more

KitKat to become carbon neutral by 2025

KitKat, one of the world's most popular chocolate brands, has recently pledged to become carbon neutral by 2025. KitKat aims to reduce the emissions generated through the sourcing of its ingredients, the manufacturing of the product, and its distribution by more than 50 per cent as part of the plan. Mos...Read more

Praj to set up 600 KLPD sugarcane syrup-based ethanol plant

Praj Industries has bagged an order to set up India’s largest capacity sugarcane syrup-based ethanol plant from Godavari Biorefineries Ltd (GBL) in Karnataka. As a part of this project, Praj will expand the existing ethanol manufacturing capacity to 600 KLPD, using sugarcane syrup. When commissioned, this w...Read more