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Latest Articles in air pollution

Air Pollution: Panel Orders Immediate Closure Of Industries In NCR For Not Using Cleaner Fuels

The CAQM said violating industries/industrial units will not be permitted to operate till December 12, 2021 and the position will be reviewed for further decisions.

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Air Pollution: Delhi Extends Ban On Entry Of Trucks, WFH For Govt Staff

Though the order issued by the environment department did not make it clear if the curbs on construction and demolition activities will continue, a senior official said the ban has been lifted.

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WFH Policy, Ban On Industries Being Mulled To Tackle Air Pollution In National Capital

"On Monday, DPCC teams went to see whether the measures are being implemented and they found that the construction work has been stopped," Rai told reporters.

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Delhi's Air Quality Improves; Govt To Submit Lockdown Proposal To SC

The air quality index of neighbouring Ghaziabad, Gurgaon, Noida, Faridabad, Greater Noida was recorded at 331, 287, 321, 298 and 310, respectively.

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Kejriwal Calls Emergency Meeting To Tackle Severe Air Pollution In National Capital

Meanwhile, the Supreme Court termed the rise in air pollution in Delhi-NCR as an "emergency situation", stressing that crucial measures need to be taken.

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Central Pollution Watchdog Advises People To Stay Indoors As Air Quality Worsens In Delhi

Delhi recorded its 24-hour average Air Quality Index (AQI) to 471 by 4 pm, the worst this season so far. It was 411 on Thursday

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Delhi's AQI Reaches 'Severe' Levels

Strong surface winds had slightly improved Delhi's air quality on Saturday but it had remained in the 'severe' category as the contribution of farm fires in the city's PM2.5 pollution had reached the season's highest of 41 per cent.

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Air Pollution: Delhi Env Minister Asks Depts To Prepare Action Plan By Sep 21

The environment department will establish a communication channel with the neighbouring states and the Centre for coordination on pollution-related matters.

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Air Pollution: Delhi Seeks Joint Action Plan With NCR States; Gopal Rai To Meet Union Environment Min

''Last year, we launched the ’Red Light On, Gaadi Off’ campaign to minimise vehicular pollution… set up a ’Green War Room’ to monitor and coordinate anti-pollution efforts. We also conducted an anti-dust campaign which can be replicated in NCR areas of other states,

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Air Pollution: Delhi Seeks Joint Action Plan With NCR States; Rai To Meet Union Environment Min

"Last year, we launched the ''Red Light On, Gaadi Off'' campaign to minimise vehicular pollution... set up a ''Green War Room'' to monitor and coordinate anti-pollution efforts.

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Three Wheels United Forays Into Cargo Segment Through Partnership With Intra City Logistics Company Porter

A switch from conventional engines to electric three wheelers can reduce carbon emissions and substantially contribute towards bringing down air pollution.

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Air Pollution Continues To Be A Major Cause Of Mortality For Non-Communicable Diseases In India – Fedo

Non-communicable diseases (NCDs) such as cardiovascular diseases, cancer, diabetes, and chronic respiratory diseases contribute to around 41 million (71%) of all deaths globally and around 5.87 million (60%) of all deaths in India.

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Is Air Pollution In Delhi Nobody’s Priority Amidst Farmer’s Protest?

The entire city is in a hostage situation and we are going to see sustained stubble burning in future as well, as farmers continue to be instigated to persist with their stir.

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'Very poor' AQI, dense fog continues over Delhi

'Very poor' AQI, dense fog continues over Delhi

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Delhiites Wake Up To 'Very Poor' Air Quality, Poor Visibility

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) had earlier predicted dense fog over the city for the day, with a minimum temperature of 9 degrees Celsius and a maximum of 27 degrees Celsius.

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