Calamus- electric bike was started in 2017 with a motive to provide an eco-friendly and sustainable vehicle. It is the next generation of E-bikes, Calamus One UltraBike comes with anti-theft alarm and is the world’s safest and most advanced E-bike. At present, Calamus is receiving good response across the world and has its presence in around 27 countries.
Aishwarya Sridhar (23) is a young Indian Wildlife Photographer, wildlife presenter and documentary based at Navi Mumbai. She had made her parents Sridhar Ranganathan and Rani Sridhar proud by being the first Indian women to be awarded as the “Wildlife Photographer Of The Year 2020.”
Scientists from Agharkar Research Institute, Pune have discovered two new species of pipeworts from the Western Ghats of Maharashtra and Karnataka- one of the thirty-five hot spots of biological diversity in the world.
Sredhar took up the responsibility of saving the depleting resources of nature by utilising energy efficiently. He is not a professional in energy conservation. Still, he became the expert by a series of experiments conducted by him and with the help of guidance of a few great minds; he achieved a 100% self-energy sufficient home.
India is the second-largest brick manufacturer in the world. However, this has also resulted in affecting the environment adversely due to the huge production of bricks. To find a solution to this increasing pollution, Jatin Gaur, a B-tech graduate has come up with a sustainable alternative of eco-bricks that are made up of waste plastic
Waste Reduction Week (WRW) in Canada is a year-round initiative, this year it is celebrated from October 19-25. Countrywide numerous events took place to spread awareness regarding the importance of waste management
Kulwinder Kaur Brar, Village Sarpanch from Memha Bhagwana village of Bathinda district of Punjab leads the movement of ‘Water for all’ and transformed her village with the help of Jal Jeevan Mission through community participation. It was stated in a press release shared by the Ministry of Jal Shakti
Green roof also referred as living or vegetated roof is a roof that is covered with flora planted over a waterproof membrane. It is not only helpful for environment, but it also benefits building owners as well as communities at large.
Passionate for sustainability, eco-conscious Megha Rawat (29) an accidental entrepreneur launched “Kurio Designs”, a footwear startup that manufactures upcycled, handmade and locally crafted footwear.
In a press statement by the Ministry of Road Transport & Highways, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari has said that Maharashtra’s ‘Buldhana Pattern’ of water conservation’ has won national recognition. The NITI Aayog is in the process of formulating National Policy on water conversation based on it.
Sustainability as its core, Clan Earth, founded by Kolkata based entrepreneur, Priyanka Mandal is a startup that crafts eco-sustainable 100 per cent vegan backpacks with zero plastic. Clan Earth not only designs these stylish eco-friendly bags but also plants five trees after every sale to increase the green cover.
Praveen Kumar Anand, a 64- year old man along with the support of citizens, helped in revitalising the green cover of Pune city. In last seven years, with continuous dedication and focus to contribute for the environment, Kumar has converted 64- acre of the barren hill into rich bio-diversity, known as Anandvan, in Kondhwa Pune.
After the discovery of tiger moth species ‘Olepa Scheini’ in Western Ghats of Maharashtra in June, researchers have discovered three new subspecies of tiger moth in Western Ghats of Maharashtra.
From the entertainment essential television to washing machines which supports daily chores, from the fridge which chills up food to the induction stoves which brings up piping hot food and the significant asset the smartphones and the batteries which act as the powerhouse for many of gadgets end up as E-waste. As October 14 is observed as International E-waste day, let’s know more about the toxic effect of e-waste on our environment.
Senior scientist YV Jhala of Wildlife Institute of India, Dehradun who has closely researched lions and their cubs in the Gir National Park of Gujarat for over two decades claims that excessive use of antibiotics and more than required health care interventions for lions is interfering with their natural selection process.