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Delhi’s air pollution problem cannot be tackled by restrictions on private vehicles alone[ Hindu Editorial ]

Delhi’s air pollution problem cannot be tackled by restrictions on private vehicles alone It is difficult to see the Delhi government’s decision to allow plying of private vehicles with odd and even number registration numbers on alternate days making a serious dent in the capital’s air pollution levels. A similar

Indian Long Term Ecological Observatories ;Important Facts( GS -3 ,Prelims 2016 ,Science and Technology )

Who: I-LTEO programme Where: Paris, France What: Launched by India When: 7 December 2015 Why: To monitor 8 different biomes India on 7 December 2015 launched the Indian Long Term Ecological Observatories (I-LTEO) programme to scientifically monitor eight different biomes (natural landscapes) across the country. The initiative was launched on

Everything you need to know about Transformative Carbon Asset Facility(Climate Change ,GS -3 .Prelims 2016 )

Quick Facts; What: Transformative Carbon Asset Facility Who : Four countries -Germany, Norway, Sweden, and Switzerland Where: Paris What: Launched When: 30 November 2015 Why: To boost large scale climate action Four European countries Germany, Norway, Sweden, and Switzerland on 30 November 2015 launched the Transformative Carbon Asset Facility (TCAF)