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Change Makers

Government and Policy

New environment minister brings hope

Published on July 13, 2021, 3:36 p.m.

Bhupender Yadav has a track record of active participation in his field and his appointment was greeted with optimism by several environmental activists and lawyers

Environment

Low maintenance, sustainable green spaces

Published on Feb. 4, 2021, 10:48 a.m.

The Center for Environment Concerns launches a pilot for greening road medians and urban areas

Environment

India and Denmark to be at the forefront in the global fight against climate change

Published on Oct. 21, 2020, 5:33 p.m.

The prime ministers of the two countries agree to elevate India-Denmark relations to a Green Strategic Partnership

Innovation

Altigreen is leveraging its superiority in EV infrastructure

Published on Sept. 24, 2020, 6:38 p.m.

The company has moved from hybrid engines to all-electric ones for short distances

In Other News

Energy

Indian solar power scale building earns kudos from WB

Published on July 13, 2021, 4:59 p.m.

The World Bank note strongly underlines that the Indian example can be emulated in other countries

Government and Policy

Enacting the Forest Rights Act

Published on July 13, 2021, 4:32 p.m.

A joint communication from the ministries of Tribal and Environment underlines the effective ways of countering climate change

Government and Policy

Role of technology in tackling climate change

Published on July 13, 2021, 4:04 p.m.

The finance minister has outlined the country's new energy map at the recent G20 virtual meet

Government and Policy

New environment minister brings hope

Published on July 13, 2021, 3:36 p.m.

Bhupender Yadav has a track record of active participation in his field and his appointment was greeted with optimism by several environmental activists and lawyers

Opinion

Mridula Ramesh

Founder, Sundaram Climate Institute

Priya Balijepalli

Head, Autodesk Sustainability and Foundation (India & SAARC)

Adwait Joshi

CEO, Clean Energy Access Network

Jarnail Singh

India Director, The Climate Group

Start-ups!

Air Quality

Sky is not the limit for this data analytics firm

Blue Sky Analytics aims to provide high-resolution, high-frequency environmental data to global stakeholders

Green Buildings

Smarter Dharma changes the way buildings are designed

The company plans to use data and communications as the foundations for green buildings

Finance

Sunvest Capital sees an opportunity in solar energy adoption

The company provides MSME loans from Rs10-50 lakh through an installer network, across Mumbai, Pune, Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Chennai and Hyderabad

Mobility

Pixy Electric is growing in its chosen niches

The company retrofits specialty vehicles to convert them into electric vehicles

Air Quality

Chakr Innovations converts harmful pollutants into high-quality inks and paints

Sixty-plus of the company's devices are placed across Delhi NCR, resulting in a significant reduction of PM levels in the areas

Air Quality

Clairco offers clean air as a service for businesses in an affordable and measurable manner

Its services allow big businesses transform indoor air quality at a large scale making for happier and healthier employees

Air Quality

Ambee is an air quality data network that aims to make cities smarter

Its technologies use a combination of satellite and meteorological information to predict and forecast air quality

Air Quality

CityFilters believes its mandate is to reduce pollution

The company has added value to its product by adding sensors that identify PM 2.5, PM 10 and harmful particles and its source