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Latest Articles in waste management

Potential And Pitfalls Of Having A Green Credit System In The Indian Context

With clear incentives in the form of redeemable cash or tax cuts, with a clear definition of a value of the Green Credit, it becomes easy for participants to adopt and adapt their behaviour as per the incentives to become more eco-conscious

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Using Green Credits For Effective Waste Management

The waste management system in India is defined by poverty, excess, inefficiencies, exploitation, caste-barriers and environmental degradation. From the existence of manual scavengers from lower caste-communities to rag-pickers in India who benefit from the black, underbelly market of Solid Waste Management, to the increasing number of landfills on the outskirts of cities fuelled by consumerism, there need to be incentives on a grass-root level for Waste Management like Green Credits for many reasons

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NTPC Invites Developers To Set Up 100 Waste-To-Energy Plants

Earlier this week, the company invited expression of interest from domestic as well as global players for setting up such plants based on proven technologies on turnkey basis, according to a public notice

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GJ Nature Care & Energy To Invest Rs 1,500 Crore Into Waste-To-Energy Business In India

The company primarily targets Kerala and other South Indian states where Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) management has been a huge challenge

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'Recycle, Reuse, Reduce Waste'

Sweden, where most of household waste is recycled, may have lessons for India in environmental-friendly practices

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How To Create 100 Smart Cities

The absence of a standard formula for creating an Indian smart city has left some asking for greater clarity about what smart cities are and how they should be delivered

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Market For Generating Value Of Waste Is Worth $1.5 Billion: Study

The market for generating value of municipal solid waste (MSW) is expected to be worth $1.5 billion (about Rs 10,000 crore) in the next 12-14 months, a comprehensive Assocham-cKinetics study pointed out

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