Young inventors create a device that converts noise to electricity
The gadget reverses the functioning of a normal speaker which vibrates to create sound when electricity is passed through it. It uses sound and converts it to electricity.
Noise pollution rises in two areas marked as ‘Silence Zones’ in Bengaluru
Indira Gandhi Institute of Child Health (Nimhans) and RVCE, Mysuru ...
Noise pollution woes: 11-year-old asks Anand Mahindra to tweak horn feature in cars
The Mahindra Group chairman tweeted a photo of the letter...
Electric Generator: A basic introduction to how generators work, their features and applications
Generators work on the principle of electromagnetic induction and are used as standby power sources in homes, shops, offices, etc.
Green crackers: Manufacturers say there's no such thing; Jokes galore on social media
As per the court order, SHOs will be held liable if banned firecrackers are sold in their area.
NGT calls for curbing noise pollution at Delhi Airport
Thrust reversal, also called reverse thrust, is the temporary diversion of an aircraft engine's exhaust so that it is directed forward, rather than backwards, to reduce speed and noise.
Bengaluru pub owners wary of implementation of SC order on playing music
The law specifies that to get a licence, the pub owner needs to submit a total of seven documents.
Your precious bike could be seized for that loud silencer sound
"Two wheelers with modified silencers that cause noise pollution will be impounded," Punjab Environment Minister Om Parkash Soni announced.
Air India cleanest and least noise polluting out of Heathrow Airport
A survey conducted by Heathrow Airport shows that Air India topped of the list of 10 cleanest and quietest airlines.
Talking loudly is injurious to health!
As it is defined as noise being experienced by people who did not create it, Indians will obviously be prime sufferers given the ambient decibel levels in most urban areas.
Ensure religious places follow noise pollution norms: NGT
A bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice Swatanter Kumar asked the DPCC to take appropriate action against the places of worship in case any violation was found by the authorities. During the hearing, the counsel for various religious places assured the tribunal that they would abide by the NGT direction and ensure that there is no violation.
Noise pollution created by humans 'pervasive' in US
Washington, May 7 (IANS) Noise pollution created by humans, often considered an urban problem, is "pervasive" in US protected areas, a new study has found.
Noise-mapping at every airport to check noise pollution
Taking serious note of noise pollution from aircraft during its take off and landing and also during its movements at airports, noise-mapping of all airports across the country will be taken up. Suitable mitigation measures to minimize its impact will also be suggested.
Noise pollution, particulate matters exceed limit in Delhi
The Air Quality data for the period 2014-16 for Delhi and NCR does not show day-to-day continuous increase in the level of air pollution, the government said today.
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