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Category: Impacts :: Forest
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Meet Valentina Elangbam, the 10-year-old green activist 16.1.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
Meet Valentina Elangbam, the 10-year-old green activist
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The national policy that governs India’s forests has not been updated since 1988 11.1.2020 Scroll.in
A new National Forest Policy is required to factor in climate change, pollution and forest dwellers’ land rights.
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World Environment Day at MOEF&CC, RO Bhopal on June 5 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal, India is the global host for the World Environment Day, 2018, primarily focusing on the theme of beating plastic pollution. This Ministry has proposed to celebrate the event in a grand manner and at a mass scale involving Central & State Ministries/Departments, Local Bodies, Government Organization/PSUs, NGOs, Business World and common man across the length and breadth of the country, thus giving it the widest possible geographical and demographic coverage to create awareness about environmental concerns, particularly the plastic pollution. Accordingly, the Regional Office, Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change, Bhopal is celebrating ‘World Environment Day’ on 5th June, 2018 in collaboration with other sub-ordinate offices of the Ministry, namely Regional Museum of Natural History, Bhopal and Central Pollution Control Board, Bhopal . A number of events are being organized during the fortnight preceding the said event. Plastic cleanliness drive is one of the ...
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BHEL bags R&M order for ESP package at Ramagundam Super thermal power station 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Agencies, Mumbai Bharat Heavy Electricals (BHEL) has secured an order for the renovation and modernisation (R&M) of Electrostatic Precipitators (ESP) at Ramagundam Super Thermal Power Station (STPS). Valued at Rs 137 crore, the turnkey order envisages carrying out R&M of ESPs of three units of 200 MW each at Ramagundam STPS, Stage-I (3x200 MW) of NTPC. These ESPs have been in operation for more than 25 years, company said in filing with BSE. Renovation and modernisation of these ESPs will not only facilitate the operation of these units for many more years, but will also enable these units to meet the revised emission norms for suspended particulate matter (SPM), notified by the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MOEF & CC) in December, 2015. BHEL’s scope of work in the contract includes design, engineering, manufacture, supply, dismantling, erection, testing and commissioning of the ESPs to bring down the SPM emission within the stipulated levels. Major equipment for the project ...
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'Unsustainable developmental projects a violation of Rights to Life' 9.1.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
'Unsustainable developmental projects a violation of Rights to Life'
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“Tiger State” Madhya Pradesh now ready to embrace lions 7.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Bhopal, While Madhya Pradesh has not only got the distinction of being a tiger state in the country in the last one year once again, but it has also started continuous efforts towards forest-wildlife conservation and upliftment of forest dwellers, along with dealing with global climate change and global warming. In order to save the […]
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Minister clarifies on loss of forest cover in Manipur 4.1.2020 The Assam Tribune
Minister clarifies on loss of forest cover in Manipur
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Forest Minister clarifies on ISFR 2019 3.1.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
Forest Minister clarifies on ISFR 2019
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Forest Minister Shyamkumar clarifies on ISFR 2019 3.1.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
Forest Minister Shyamkumar clarifies on ISFR 2019
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Odisha govt okays land acquisition for Dhamra Port airstrip 2.1.2020 Projects Monitor

The government of Odisha has approved a proposal by Dhamra Port Company (DPCL) to acquire 274.41 acre land to build a commercial airstrip in Bhadrak district. DPCL will now seek necessary clearances from the Airports Authority of India (AAI), the Union Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEFCC) and other agencies before building the […]

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In this Gujarat grassland, a plant introduced in the 1950s is disrupting the nomadic way of life 2.1.2020 Scroll.in
The 3,000 sq km stretch in Kutch is home to more than 60 unique types of grasses, which are now under threat.
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India’s first three water aerodromes to come up in Andaman & Nicobar 31.12.2019 Projects Monitor

The Airports Authority of India (AAI) is in the process of seeking green nod from the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEF&CC) for three water aerodromes in Andaman & Nicobar Islands, the first-of-its-kind in the country. It intends to develop water aerodromes in Long Island, Swaraj Island and Shaheed Island. The projects will […]

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Forest cover in NE decreases 31.12.2019 The Assam Tribune
Forest cover in NE decreases
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Watch: Senior ISRO official ends last meeting of the year with enchanting flute performance 30.12.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
At the meeting with a parliamentary panel, the Director of Bengaluru’s Satellite Centre, P Kunhikrishnan, played the flute.
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Angaan Ching Eco-Park, a success story of conserving nature 28.12.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Angaan Ching Eco-Park, a success story of conserving nature
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Five charts show how India fared on climate change, unemployment and women’s safety in 2019 27.12.2019 Scroll.in
Data released this year showed joblessness at a 45-year high and a record number of extreme weather events.
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Environmentalists in India are trying to map peatlands. How will this help combat climate change? 22.12.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Peatlands are found across India but there has been no effort to systematically map them.
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19 Chandel villages resolve to conserve nature, fight climate change 21.12.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
19 Chandel villages resolve to conserve nature, fight climate change
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MP ready to welcome lions with formation of Tiger State 16.12.2019 Central Chronicle
Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh has not only once again got the distinction of being a tiger state in the country in the last one year, but has also started continuous efforts for conservation of forest and wildlife and upliftment of forest dwellers along with dealing with global climate change and global warming. In order to save […]
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BBMP cannot fine apartments for lack of in-situ composting: Bangalore Apartments’ Federation 11.12.2019 Citizen Matters
Recently BBMP levied huge fines on apartments that did not compost their waste in situ. Bangalore Apartments' Federation (BAF) has condemned the move, saying SWM Rules don't mandate in situ composting at all
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