E-Waste Recycling concerns

“Years ago, we all talked about recycling and not dumping things down your drain and all of that, but talking doesn’t help much. ” NEW DELHI: Everyones heard about non-biodegradable and harmful wastes,… Continue reading

Set Mindset-Delhiites

Delhi needs to look towards Social Justice. Thousands of people were relocated from Yamuna banks in an effort to clean and clear the embankments however the truth is the city is neither cleaner nor greener.… Continue reading

Delhi swelters bearing second heatwave

New Delhi recorded a climb of two degrees in both maximum and minimum temperatures since tuesday. With a second heatwave imminent. Delhi recorded a maximum of 43.6°C, which is 3° above normal. While… Continue reading

On Waste Management

I have collected some accurate figures on Waste Management in Delhi. 9000 tonnes- garbage generated every day. 15,000 tonnes- protected figure for 2021. 28 km² – area needed for landfills. Rs.1350 crore- amount… Continue reading

On Groundwater

I have collected Figures for Groundwater and Waste Management in Delhi. GROUND WATER 1025 MGD- Current Demand of water. 835 MGD- Current Supply of water. 100 MGD- extracted from ground by DJB. 1,216 MGD- Projected… Continue reading

Are we doing our environment justice?

“It is the neglect of timely repair that makes rebuilding necessary.” NEW DELHI : Till date Delhi’s environment has suffered enough due its citizens indifference and  its authorities negligence. There may be those… Continue reading

Hot days comeback!

The heatwave will make a comeback this week (3rd-7th) June. The max temperature in Delhi has been below normal since June, 1st. But its likely to increase from June 4 onwards. One monday,… Continue reading

Have to take responsibility for the environment

“The worst disability in life is a bad attitude.” This ‘attitude’ and perceptions of Delhiites towards the city’s environment were reflected in an ‘Environmental Survey 2013’ released by The Energy and Resource Institute… Continue reading

‘Green’ Civil Lines has foulest air in Delhi!

NEW DELHI: “It is suggested that in the extreme cases, Man can survice about forty days without food, about three days without water and just roughly 8 minutes without air”.  How about dirty, polluted and foul… Continue reading