MAY 2020
Science-based Website on COVID-19 Launched

Scientists and engineers in the country are collaborating at an unparalleled scale to understand all the aspects of the COVID-19 pandemic

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COVID-19 Impact on Agriculture: Varied and Devastating

The impact of COVID-19 on the economy is no doubt devastating. No sector has escaped its impact. Its impact on agriculture is complex and varied across diverse segments that form the agricultural value chain

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Nature Works its Magic on Bengaluru Lakes Amidst Lockdown

The lockdown has come as a blessing in disguise for Bengaluru’s water bodies

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Noise Pollution Falls as Lockdown Rings in Sound of Silence

For nearly a month since the lockdown was clamped, Delhi’s citizens have been waking up to the chirping of birds

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IIT Kharagpur Among World’s Best for Achieving UN Goals

The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur has been ranked 57th globally among higher education institutes for its research in areas related to the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

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Yamuna Water Quality Improves During Lockdown: Government Report

The quality of water in the Yamuna has improved along the Delhi stretch during the nationwide lockdown, compared to April last year, according to a report by the Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC).

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Milan Announces Ambitious Scheme to Reduce Car Use after Lockdown

Milan is to introduce one of Europe’s most ambitious schemes reallocating street space from cars to cycling and walking, in response to the coronavirus crisis

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African Cities Suffering Major Air Pollution Increase

Falling visibility in three major African cities reveals that air pollution has increased significantly over the last 45 years-leaving citizens facing further short-term increases in man-made pollution due to increasing urbanization and economic development, a new study has revealed.

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Transport Usage Will Change after Lockdown

The number of people using public transport in Britain’s cities could be 20 per cent lower than normal after the end of the coronavirus lockdown. In London, commuters using buses and tubes could fall by as much as 40 per cent from pre-lockdown levels

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Climate Change May Push Some Species to Higher Elevations

A new WCS-led study reveals that mountain-dwelling species fleeing warming temperatures by retreating to higher elevations may find refuge from reduced human pressure

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Silence is Golden for Whales as Lockdown Reduces Ocean Noise

In cities, human lockdowns during the coronavirus pandemic have offered some respite to the natural world, with clear skies and the return of wildlife to waterways.

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Digital Agriculture Paves the Road to Agricultural Sustainability

In a study published in Nature Sustainability, an ecosystem scientist and an agricultural economist outline how to develop a more sustainable land management system through data collection and stakeholder buy-in.

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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 or by e-mail to [email protected]

Matt Carr
+44 (0) 20 7375 7248
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