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CUSAT researchers develop bio-drying reactor to turn your trash to energy-rich mass

Professor Renu Pawels from CUSAT explains about the process of using their new technology to reduce moisture content in solid waste

Published on 12th November 2019
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This green warrior from Kolkata set up the city's first zero-waste store. Here's why you should visit

The store has a policy where they encourage their customers to bring their own containers and carry it with them every time they come to buy anything

Published on 5th November 2019
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From cool skylights to compost pits, here's why IIM Bangalore's campus is remarkably 'green'

Shiva Kumar K, Senior Manager of Estates at IIM-B, takes us through their campus to show her how it works on the principles of sustainability with simple yet unique features that speak volumes

Published on 18th October 2019
Sugarcane bio-bricks | IIT Hyderabad

These researchers from IIT-H, KIIT just created eco-friendly bricks from sugarcane waste. Sweet!

The two researchers found that this brick can cut the 22% CO2 emitted by the construction sector in India, by using agro waste to make bricks. This makes it exceptionally sustainable

Published on 16th October 2019
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How Rohit Vidyanand is making Telangana greener one seed ball at a time

Make your own seed ball and help the environment. Don't know how to? Get in touch with Rohit Vidyanand who conducts such workshops

Published on 15th October 2019
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No Food Waste: How these Coimbatore youngsters will collect your surplus food and feed the hungry

Dinesh Manickam, the co-founder of No Food Waste, talks about why they are collecting surplus food from people and using that to feed the needy — and the hungry

Published on 2nd October 2019
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How Hyderabad's waste management start-up Crapbin can stop landfills from overflowing

Improper and irresponsible treatment of waste is the biggest threat to the environment at the moment, feels the young entrepreneurs

Published on 1st October 2019
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How Kerala's climate change champion Vishnu PR made his presence felt at the UN Climate Action Summit

Kerala-based Vishnu P R recently represented India at the UN Climate Action Summit. He tells us more about his C5 Foundation and how they are promoting sustainable living

Published on 27th September 2019
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IIT Mandi Catalyst's Himalayan Start-up Trek selects 25 best ideas to address climate issues, pollution and more

More than 270 teams applied for HST 2019. A total of 60 teams including individuals and organizations were shortlisted

Published on 16th September 2019
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BPAC is creating a new generation of green ambassadors in Bengaluru. Here's how

Kaveri Kedarnath from BPAC speaks more about how they have been helping students with waste segregation and zero-waste management
 

Published on 5th September 2019
AICTE - Vishwakarma awards 2019

AICTE invites entries for Vishwakarma award to promote innovative solutions for societal challenges

This award will be evaluated based on academic intervention, practical intervention and impact created in the society

Published on 4th September 2019
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IIT Hyderabad Researchers use fly ash, an industrial waste product, to develop water repellent structures

Such super water repellent structures have significant applications such as anti-fouling paints, anti-sticking surfaces for antennae, self-cleaning coatings for automobiles, stain-resistant textiles 

Published on 29th August 2019
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This Hyderabadi youngster is leveraging youth power to set up Kalam libraries across Telangana

Yuva Thirang's objective through Kalam Bharat, and their other programmes, is to awaken the spirit of Dr APJ Kalam within all youngsters. The organisation's founder is Phanindra Kumar 

Published on 20th August 2019
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Choose ecology over economy, choose courage over fear: Kaajal Maheshwari, environmental conservationist

Kaajal Maheshwari believes that as adult parents, politicians and teachers we have failed in safeguarding the future of the coming generations because of which the damage is serious

Published on 13th August 2019
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This Kudumbashree activist single handedly collects waste from 550 homes

Raina A speaks out about overcoming unimaginable odds to take care of her family

Published on 24th July 2019

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