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.
Founded by Rashmi Bharti and Rajnish Jain, who for more than two decades, were striving for sustainable development and eco-friendly practices, Avani is transforming lives of people of Kumaon.
Union territory of Ladakh is a cold desert hence Agricultural activities are not practiced here during winters due to low air temperature and frozen soil. However, crops like wheat, barley and trees like that of apricots flourish here during spring season.
The Bartan Company was launched in February 2019, in the Nallagandla area of Hyderabad by 4 friends. Waste Reduction is their primary aim. They provide utensils for events, which are not toxic to the environment and enable ‘celebrations that leave behind fond memories, not waste’. They have generated 2,500 kg of compost from wet waste and 50,315 disposables have been diverted from the landfills, across 58 events.
Sahar Mansoor from Bengaluru founded Bare Necessities in 2016 to give alternative sustainable solutions to the masses. With this platform, she aims to provide sustainable solutions for scrap management and help people adopt zero waste lifestyle. Her platform, Bare Necessities also provides natural and eco-friendly products and even the materials used in packaging are recyclable
In a conversation with The EarthView, Vani Murthy shared some of the DIY compost ideas that anyone can practice. Grow your organic food at home and manage waste beautifully.
Nikita Sonkhiya, founder of Revering Lifestyle under her initiative ONEarth has come up with the new innovative ideas of crafting eco-friendly products made of organic materials to reduce pollution.
A mother of two and an industrial Engineer, Monisha Narke who started practising sustainable lifestyle for better health of her children, is now an entrepreneur with RUR GreenLife Pvt Ltd that offers sustainable solutions for waste management.
Greenik Sustainable Ventures of Thiruvanthapuram is one such organization that works towards sustainable solutions and has created straws made of papaya stem as an alternative of plastic
Vivek Gurav, a techie and founder of Pune Ploggers during the lockdown initiated the concept of ‘eco-bricks’ by upcycling plastic. In the last five months, Gurav along with 250 volunteers of Pune Ploggers made 2500 eco-bricks.
Over 25 NGO’s working in the field of biodiversity joined hands to collect the data as well as to understand and study Butterflies of India. Month of September is observed as Month of Butterfly for the first time in India from September 5 to 20th.
It has been years since biogas has been introduced in India, however, in the absence of lack of innovation, the older biogas plant was not very consumer-friendly. To address this issue, Dhananjay, Shantanu and Rohit founded Clear Energy Tech Solutions for more customer-friendly solutions in the form of a biogas plant.
To ensure that not a single dry leaf is burnt and it is managed in the most eco-friendly way, Pune based Aditi Deodhar, an IT professional started ‘Brown leaf’ in the year 2016.
To introduce alternative sustainable practises in the masses, Pune-based, Amita Deshpande turned into an entrepreneur in 2015 and started making bags by upcycling the plastic waste. Till now, they saved around 1.5 million plastic bags and wrappers from going into landfills and upcycled them into bags
In these recent times when there is cut-throat competition for students aspiring to become computer engineer, mechanical engineer or chemical engineer there is one field that is environmental engineering which is often not much heard about. On this Engineer’s day, 15-Sept let’s spare a minute to appreciate the engineers who are taking care of the environment.