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Thirty More Smart Cities Announced; Takes the Total to 90 So Far


The government announced another list of 30 cities for development as smart cities taking the total cities picked up so far to 90 under Smart City Mission launched on June 25, 2015.


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Coimbatore Corporation to Set Up Air Quality Monitors, Launch E-Governance Apps Soon


The Coimbatore city corporation will set up 30 air quality monitors, another 30 attached to the smart benches, and also release an application to redress grievances online to mark the second anniversary of the Smart Cities Mission.


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Vikhroli Mangroves in Mumbai Store 6 Lakh Tonnes of Carbon


One of the largest private mangrove forests in Maharashtra, the Vikhroli Mangroves, stores six lakh tonnes of carbon, mostly from pollutants that humans release into the atmosphere, found a study done by a team of scientists from Godrej that owns the 1,750-acre plus mangrove forest in the eastern suburbs of Mumbai.


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Gurugram, Faridabad Municipal Bodies Sign MoU for Waste Management Project


The municipal corporations of Gurugram and Faridabad have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the development of Haryana's first integrated solid waste management project.


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India Ranks 116 out of 157 Nations on SDG Index


India is ranked 116 out of 157 nations on a global index that assesses the performance of countries towards achieving the ambitious sustainable development goals (SDGs).


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India Generates 1.70 Million Tonnes E-Waste a Year


India generates an estimated 1.70 million TPA (tonnes per annum) of e-waste— comprising mobiles, laptops, and other electronic items—but recycles only about 462,896 TPA.


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Massive Iceberg Breaks away from Antarctica


A massive iceberg weighing more than one trillion tonnes has broken away from western Antarctica, according to a UK-based research team.


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How Israel's Desalination Technology is Helping the World Fight Water Shortage


Faced with limited rainfall and a gruelling climate, Israel has increasingly relied on seawater since it built its first desalination plant in Eilat in the 1960s.


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Seventy-four Per Cent People in the World to Face Heat-Waves by 2100


Seventy-four per cent of the world's population will be exposed to deadly heat-waves by 2100, if carbon dioxide emissions continue to rise at current rates, a study warns.


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Mozambique Government, World Bank, and FAO Tie up for $6-Million Forest Project


The Government of Mozambique, the World Bank, and the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) of the United Nations (UN) have announced a $6-million project, which will strengthen sustainable forest management and contribute to the African nation achieving Sustainable Development Goal 15 on forests.


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Rising Sea Levels to Flood Major US Cities


Major US cities, such as New York, Boston, and Miami, may face chronic flooding over the next few decades warn scientists who have found that sea level rise due to climate change may cause 60 per cent of coastal communities in the country to lose their homes by 2100.


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New Study Examines Ecological Underpinnings of World's Rural Poverty


Major US cities, such as New York, Boston, and Miami, may face chronic flooding over the next few decades warn scientists who have found that sea level rise due to climate change may cause 60 per cent of coastal communities in the country to lose their homes by 2100.


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Nominations open for CSP Today India awards 2013


The inaugural CSP Today India awards ceremony takes place on March 12, and CSP developers, EPCs, suppliers and technology providers can now be nominated.

CSP has made tremendous progress since the announcement of the Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission in 2010. With Phase I projects now drawing closer to completion, the first milestone in Indias CSP learning curve is drawing closer. CSP Today has chosen the next CSP Today India conference (12-13 March, New Delhi) as the time for the industry to reflect upon its progress and celebrate its first achievements.

At the awards ceremony, industry leaders will be recognized for their achievements in one of 4 categories: CSP India Developer Award, CSP India Engineering Performance Award, CSP India Technology and Supplier Award, and the prestigious CSP India Personality of the Year.

Matt Carr, Global Events Director at CSP Today, said at the opening of nominations that CSP Today are excited to launch these esteemed awards, which will enhance the reputation of their recipients. I am particularly excited to launch the CSP India Personality of the Year award, a distinguished honor for the industry figure deemed worthy by their peers.

All eyes will be on the CSP Today India 2013 Awards when nomination entry closes on February 4 and the finalists are announced on February 11. The awards are open to all industry stakeholders to nominate until February 4 at
http://www.csptoday.com/india/awards-index.php or by e-mail to awards@csptoday.com

Contact:
Matt Carr
+44 (0) 20 7375 7248
matt@csptoday.com