OCT 2020
World Ozone Day 2020

September 16 is celebrated as World Ozone Day across the world to make people aware about the depletion of the ozone layer and its impact on life...... read more

Biodiversity by the Bay Campaign in Mumbai

Ministry of Mumbai’s Magic, a citizens’ collective, has announced the launch of Biodiversity by the Bay campaign to highlight the need for sustainable development to enhance protection for the city’s environment

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Glaciers in Nanda Devi Biosphere Reserve Reduced by 10 Per Cent in Four Decades

Glaciers in Rishikesh catchment area of world heritage site Nanda Devi Biosphere Reserve are depleting fast due to climate change, with a reduction of almost 10 per cent in almost four decades, says a study by the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change

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BP Energy Outlook 2020 Launched

Two global reports launched recently have indicated that the world is undergoing a massive transition in energy use and carbon dioxide emissions

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CPCB’s App to Keep Track of COVID-19 Waste

The Central Pollution Control Board is using a waste tracking software to measure the amount of COVID-19 waste being generated by each state and Union territory

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Kaziranga National Park Set to be Expanded by 3053 Hectares

The Assam government has approved the addition of 30.53 sq. km to the 884 sq. km Kaziranga National Park.

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Emissions Could Add 15 Inches to 2100 Sea Level Rise

An international effort has generated new estimates of how much of an impact Earth’s melting ice sheets could have on global sea levels by 2100

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Mercury Concentrations in Yukon River Fish Could Surpass EPA Criterion By 2050

The concentration of mercury in the fish in Alaska’s Yukon River may exceed the EPA’s human health criterion by 2050 if greenhouse gas emissions that cause global warming are not constrained, according to scientific research funded in part by NASA. .... read more

Toxins in Water Killed Hundreds of Elephants in Botswana

Toxins in water produced by cyanobacteria killed more than 300 elephants in Botswana this year, officials said recently, announcing the result of an investigation into the deaths which had baffled and alarmed conservationists.

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Polish Plastic Organization Joins Global Fight to Rid World of Plastic Pollution

A coalition of Polish organizations has joined the international fight against plastic waste by signing up to a global campaign aiming to reduce the scourge of plastic pollution.

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Climate Change Threatens Komodo Dragons

The world’s largest lizard, the Komodo dragon, could be driven to extinction by climate change unless significant measures to intervene are taken soon

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Financial Firms to Report Climate Change Risks in NZ

New Zealand will be the first country to require the financial sector to report on climate risks, its Minister for Climate Change James Shaw said recently

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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 India's 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

Matt Carr
+44 (0) 20 7375 7248