Environment

Planning & Development Of Sustainable Smart Cities – Towards Reality

PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT OF SUSTAINABLE SMART CITIES – TOWARDS REALITY held at, Development Alternatives, B-32, Tara Crescent, Qutub Institutional Area, New Delhi 16, on 5th February,2016. PRESS RELEASE: Smart Cities focus on their most pressing needs and on the greatest opportunities to improve lives. They tap a range of approaches – digital and information technologies, urban planning best practices, public-private

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Security Watch India (SWI) Successfully Concludes the Two-City Conference on the Challenges and Good Practices on Managing Water for Smart Cities.

In continuation with the Smart Cities initiative, Security Watch India (SWI) organised a two-day conference on “Water Management for Smart Cities” on 15th February, 2016 at India Habitat Centre, New Delhi and 17th February, 2016 at World Trade Centre, Mumbai. The conference highlighted the challenges and good practices on managing water for smart cities. The event was inaugurated

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Pan-India GRIHA rated commercial, residential projects felicitated at GRIHA Summit

Chairman of TERI Governing Council, Ashok Chawla awarded three projects with 5-star ratings and two others with 4-star ratings; and three IITs New Delhi, February 19, 2016: GRIHA Council and The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) awarded different levels of certification to projects today that have maintained the standard for sustainable habitat according to GRIHA norms. A total of

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New $500 million initiative to boost large scale climate action in developing countries- The World Bank

PRESS RELEASE  source:http://www.worldbank.org/en/news/press-release/2015/11/30/new-500-million-initiative-to-boost-large-scale-climate-action-in-developing-countries PARIS, Nov. 30, 2015 – Four European countries – Germany, Norway, Sweden, and Switzerland – today announced a new $500 million initiative that will find new ways to create incentives aimed at large scale cuts in greenhouse gas emissions in developing countries to combat climate change. The World Bank Group worked with the countries to develop the

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