Thursday, May 28, 2020

Environment & Ecology

Carbon dioxide increases by 3.05 parts per million in 2015

A recent research conducted by US scientists has revealed that annual growth rate of atmospheric carbon dioxide (CO2) jumped by 3.05 parts per million (ppm) during 2015. This is the largest year-on-year increase in 56 years. Researchers from US National Oceanic...

Challenges to overcome

Agrochemical sector in India faces multiple bottlenecks that is hampering the industry’s growth Agrochemical industry has transformed the agricultural landscape in India, benefitting the farming community in terms of better yields and crop performance. It is the onset of the...

Global ocean warming doubles in recent decades: Study

A recent study has revealed that the world’s ocean are warming at a faster rate, with the past two decades accounting for half of the increase in ocean heat content that has occurred since 1865.  The finding was published...

Small yet significant gains

The recent Paris agreement on climate change takes important steps in the right direction After two weeks of intense negotiations which often tottered and stalled, nearly two hundred countries culminated the 23 year long negotiations with a mostly legally binding...

Near the point of no return

As the world congregates at Paris to talk climate change, there is a sense of déjà vu among negotiators, governments, environmentalists, scientists, protesters and media (At the time of going for print, the actual negotations were yet to start)....

Lungful uneasy – deteriorating air quality of India

There is something new about New Delhi’s air, it is dangerously toxic even to smell, forget about lungful intake. Each morning, all lanes of a motorway into the capital are chock-full with thousands of echoing lorries with insignias beseeching...

Push for clean energy

Not with standing growth trajectory, political will must to ensure successful transition India, a country of over 1.2 billion, has enormous energy needs and it is becoming steadily challenging to meet this requirement through conventional means of power generation. More...

The hidden culprit

Our cities are among the most polluted in the world, but studies have found that rural areas also contribute to pollution. We often blame industries, big cities and traffic for the high level of pollution and greenhouse gases emissions in...

Indian INDC: Does it balance environment and growth?

In world of distorted carbon space governed by “common but differentiated responsibility,” India has shown fantastic acumen and leadership to deal with climate change crisis for UNFCCC Paris climate agreement. Indian Intended Nationally Determined Contribution (INDC) – promises a...

For only the smart may survive

It is a smart way to conserve natural resources, energy efficiency, waste management, low carbon and environmental management Development and the art of developing has brought the Homo sapiens to a juncture where pressure thinking has become inevitable.First it was...
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Ozonetel Launches CloudAgentMobile AppFor Call Center Agents

Ozonetel, India’s leading provider of on-demand cloud communication/telephony solutions today announced the launch of all-new CloudAgent Mobile Application. With...
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Kerala brings ordinance to defer Government employees’ salary

In the wake of the financial crisis created by the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic, the Kerala government had decided to defer the payment...

Kerala announces Rs. 3,000 crores agriculture revival package

In a bid to ensure food security and employment generation, Kerala today announced a Rs. 3,000 crores package for the revival of the agriculture...

Wipro and Nutanix Partner to Launch Digital Database Services (DDS)

 Nutanix (NASDAQ: NTNX), a leader in enterprise cloud computing, and Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT, BSE: 507685, NSE: WIPRO), a leading global information technology, consulting and...

Rallis India joins the fight against COVID-19 pandemic

Rallis India Ltd., a TATA Enterprise and one of India’s leading Agro Sciences Companies, has undertaken several proactive measures to combat the global pandemic...