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Anurit Kanti

The author is correspondent at BW Businessworld, he has a keen interest in sustainability and environmental economics

Latest Articles By Anurit Kanti

‘India Considering Renewable Energy Applications Beyond Electricity'

Anurit Kanti

The drive to renewable energy is not just for CSR or because countries are becoming more environmentally conscious, it’s because it makes economic sense.

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We Invested $259 Million Since 2007 To Reduce Road Fatalities: Kelly Larson, Bloomberg Philanthropies

Anurit Kanti

Globally, Bloomberg Philanthropies has invested $259 million since 2007 to implement interventions that have been proven to reduce road traffic fatalities and injuries in low- and middle-income cities and countries, including Mumbai and India.

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Govt Launches Code To Set Energy Performance Standards For Commercial Buildings

Anurit Kanti

The code aims to optimise energy savings with the comfort levels for occupants, and prefers life-cycle cost effectiveness to achieve energy neutrality in commercial buildings.

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India Ranks 75 In Environmental Impact Survey

Anurit Kanti

The rankings were based on different measurements that make up the average individual human impact in each country, including energy consumption, air pollution, waste production, CO2 emissions per capita and reliance on non-renewable energy

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India Has To Lead Entire World: Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan

Anurit Kanti

On June 15th, Environment Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan exhorted the public to undertake environmentally-friendly activities every day and send details about it to the Ministry so that it can be publicised

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Monthly Policy Review For May: Water Resources

Anurit Kanti

In May 2017, an expert committee chaired by Dr M A Chitale submitted its report on ‘Preparation of Guidelines for Works on Desilation from Bhimgauda (Uttarakhand) to Farakka (West Bengal) of river Ganga’ to the Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation, as per a report by PRS Legislative Research. Here is the key observations and recommendations of the Committee

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We Persevere To Provide ‘Clean Light To Every Child’: SoULS Team

Anurit Kanti

However, significant challenges are posed when scaling-up and broadening the scope of the project. The most pertinent concern of the team remains to assure best quality service to every child in rural India whom we have served.

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‘Indian Environment Is In A Very Sad State’

Anurit Kanti

In any developing country, energy is very important. India has been reducing its fossil fuel consumption through policy decisions like National Smart Grid.

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RenewSys Launches Production Of India’s First 5 BB Solar Cells

Anurit Kanti

The 5BB cells, part of RenewSys’ RESERV range of solar PV cells, will be manufactured using world class European PV cell equipment.

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Need For Meaningful, Impactful CSR Spend: Sudhir Sinha, CEO, CSR Inc

Anurit Kanti

With India being one of the first countries to mandate Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), there is a growing interest among various stakeholders to see how the scenario is progressing.

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