Categories Environment: Industrial Pollution

Prakriti Karyashala Case Studies: Villagers Unite Against Illegal Mining

In Sawar village in Ajmer, over the years private mining companies, extracting stone and marble that is exported all over the world, have progressively encroached on village common lands. Not only h...

Category: Environment: Industrial Pollution

by Anjali P Iyer | On 27 Nov 2020

Now You, the Ciitizen, can Monitor Air Pollution! A Collaborative Experimental Initiative in Maharashtra

Citizens, journalists and policy makers can now find the state of industrial pollution in their areas with a click. They can log on to the MPCB website ( to access report cards of in...

Category: Environment: Industrial Pollution

by Aritra Chakrabarty | On 01 Feb 2018

US-WTO Shadow on India’s Solar Power Plans

With last week’s WTO ruling against India on a complaint by the US in early 2013 that India’s Domestic Content Requirement (DCR) for some solar power projects violating WTO prohibitions, it is incumbe...

Category: Environment: Industrial Pollution

by D Raghunandan | On 04 Mar 2016

Public Opposition Halts Violation of Environmental Norms: Case of APSEZ, Gujarat

All too often blinded by the dazzle of development people and planners do not see the trail of destruction that accompanies new initiatives. It need not be that way. As the case of Adani Ports and SEZ...

Category: Environment: Industrial Pollution

by Yogi Aggarwal | On 24 Feb 2014