Delhi Government to Bring 2,000 Electric Buses in Coming Years: CM Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi Government to Bring 2,000 Electric Buses in Coming Years: CM Arvind Kejriwal

The AAP government aims to bring 2,000 electric buses in the coming years, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said earlier. “We aim to bring in 2,000 electric buses in the coming years. Since 2011, not a single new bus had been procured by the DTC. This is the first new bus being added to its […]

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Methane Emissions in Atmosphere Sped up by Human Activities, Study Reveals

Methane Emissions in Atmosphere Sped up by Human Activities, Study Reveals

Methane emissions into the atmosphere are increasing and are mainly related to human activities, in particular those relating to fossil fuels and waste management, according to a study focusing on the increase in concentrations of this greenhouse gas between 2000 and 2017. Since 2007, methane (CH4) concentrations in the atmosphere have been increasing at a […]

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Beijing Met Air Quality Standards Set By Chinese Govt in 2021

Beijing Met Air Quality Standards Set By Chinese Govt in 2021

The Chinese capital Beijing met state air quality standards for the first time last year, officials said on Tuesday, following a concerted effort to cut coal consumption, reduce transportation emissions and relocate heavy industry. China declared war on pollution in 2014 after a series of hazardous smog build-ups in Beijing and elsewhere triggered widespread public […]

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Delhi Government Deregisters Over 1 Lakh 10-Year-Old Diesel Vehicles

Delhi Government Deregisters Over 1 Lakh 10-Year-Old Diesel Vehicles

Over one lakh 10-year-old diesel vehicles were deregistered by the Delhi government, leaving their owners with options of either retrofitting them with electric kits or selling them in other states after getting a no-objection certificate, officials said. A senior Delhi transport department officer said that petrol vehicles older than 15 years will also be deregistered […]

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First Electric DTC Bus Prototype Reaches Delhi: Transport Minister Kailash Gahlot

First Electric DTC Bus Prototype Reaches Delhi: Transport Minister Kailash Gahlot

The prototype of the first electric bus has reached the national capital, informed Delhi Transport Minister Kailash Gahlot. “Congrats Delhi! After a long wait, the prototype of DTC’s first 100 per cent Electric bus has reached Delhi!,” the Minister tweeted along with the pictures of the new buses. He further said that Chief Minister Arvind […]

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