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Budget signals climate change but more actions needed

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One of the highlights of the latest budget which is otherwise is a lack lustre one, is the time and space devoted for ‘Environment & Climate Change’ by ...
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Real estate can sponsor city’s growth

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Strong growth attracts more investment and its true in case of cities too. For a city which is recording strong growth its much easier to attract companies, people ...
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Researchers at HWU make bricks from recycled materials

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Researchers at Heriot Watt University in Scotland have developed the world’s first building brick that is made from 90% recycled construction and demolition waste. If the product becomes ...
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Back to the future on the building front

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A group of architects have taken to older construction techniques for the future of sustainable housing in the country. They meld techniques, modern science and natural materials for ...
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Pre-19th century building to be demolished in Bengaluru

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Stage is set for demolition of pre-19th Century-era building abandoned by the erstwhile Karnataka Government Insurance Department (KGID) in Cubbon Park in Bengaluru post the order passed by ...
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NCR cities ban night construction during Diwali

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Air quality in Delhi is again becoming an issue of concerns, both for citizens and authorities, as it has already touched ‘very poor’ level even before Diwali has ...
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Centre confident of achieving Roof Top Solar target

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Ministry of New and Renewable Energy has expressed full confidence in achieving its renewable power generation target, including Roof Top Solar target by 2022. Recently, a report by ...
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Deforestation free environment

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Yesterday, my colleague had written that the ‘Earth’s surface temperature does not react instantaneously to the energy imbalance created by rising carbon dioxide levels. There is a time ...
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Public Buildings & its architecture need to be smart: Puri

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Shri Hardeep S. Puri, Minister of State(I/C) for Housing & Urban Affairs has stressed the need for smarter cities as resources become scarcer in the future. Mentioning that ...
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ICAP appreciated globally

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The India Cooling Action Plan (ICAP) has been appreciated internationally as an important policy initiative which has the potential to provide socio-economic and environmental benefits related to reduced ...
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