Hundreds of Amazon employees criticize firm's climate stance
While the environment and climate change was the focus of many of the posts on Sunday, Amazon was also criticised for other activities such as providing artificial intelligence capabilities to companies in the oil sector. Amazon is often criticised over its carbon footprint because of the high energy consumption of its huge server farms for its lucrative cloud computing activities.
Govt moves to green 2 lakh telco towers
An oil ministry dossier has pitched an idea for a gas-driven economy that can reduce diesel consumpti...
IIM-B’s academic incubator enhances footprint in Mumbai, Delhi
The academic incubator, launched its 20-year celebrations of nurturing entrepr...
Pune: Family builds modern mud house in the heart of city
The eco-friendly structure is however being equipped with all modern amenities of urban living, with a few nuanced hold-backs to stick with the green tag.
Connecting with nature may trigger eco-friendly life choices: Study
These life choices, the scientists said, were the same for men and women, young and old, and for rich and poor.
Include national plastic recycling fund, R&D support for zero carbon tech in upcoming Budget: TERI
In a meeting held with Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman recently, Ajay Mathur, Director General (DG) of The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), recommended that resource efficiency, waste management and decarbonisation of the economy need to be the key drivers of India's green strategy.
Zero-footprint, green cruises, virtual reality spas: Welcome to travel in 2020
If travel became a competitive sport in the last 10 years, it’s starting to loosen up.
With Jharkhand loss, BJP's footprint shrinks to half from 2017 peak
What may be of more concern to the party is that its graph in state polls has been on a steady decline since 2018 when it lost its bastions of Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh besides Rajasthan, and its huge victory in the Lok Sabha elections this year has not translated into gains in states.
India, Oman to sign maritime transport pact enabling Delhi to expand footprints
Oman is a strategic partner of India and the two countries are linked closely by geography, history and culture and enjoy warm and cordial relations attributed to historical maritime trade linkages as well as close links of the Oman’s Royal family with India.
To minimise carbon footprint, Zoho sets up solar farm to power its operations
Zoho zeroed in on the on-grid model of power generation, where they generate power and patch it on to power local needs near the plant, and set-off the credits to power their own operations.
UP sanctions Rs 30L for documenting Lord Ram’s global footprint
The Yogi Adityanath government has allotted Rs 30 lakh to a research institute in Ayodhya, the Ayodhya Shodh Sansthan, and released the first instalment of Rs 15 lakh for documenting ‘Ram Sanskriti Ki Vishwa Yatra’ (international journey of the legend of Lord Ram).
Skoda installs 8.5 MWp rooftop solar power plant at Chakan facility
Last year, the company had inaugurated its first major 980 KV solar PV installation at its Aurangabad manufacturing plant. It currently produces up to 1.5 million kWh and contributes to the reduction of upto 922 tonne of carbon dioxide emissions annually.
India slams Pakistan, says footprint of every major act of terrorism passes through this country
First Secretary in India's Permanent Mission to the UN Paulomi Tripathi was responding to remarks made by Pakistan's Munir Akram, who focussed a majority of his speech on India and its internal matters, including J-K, the abrogation of Art 370, the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, the National Register of Citizens and the Supreme Court's Ayodha verdict.
New non-invasive test can help detect oral cancer, locate mouth & throat problems
The new method uses protein packages in the cells called exosomes.
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