A pest gene can help fight pesticide contamination in environment: study

Researchers from Pune University have isolated an enzyme from a pest and found that it can be used to clean up pesticide residues from food and the environment.

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Britain now generates twice as much electricity from wind energy as coal

Britain’s wind energy output increased by 14 terawatt-hours between 2016-17 (enough to power 4.5 million homes) and electricity was completely “coal free” for 613 hours last year

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Delhi should follow Beijing’s example in tackling air pollution

India has made remarkable progress lifting millions of people out of poverty in recent years, but has singularly failed to curb air pollution in Delhi & other cities

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Fight against nitrogen pollution in the environment may witness a paradigm shift

The fight against environmental pollution could soon witness a paradigm shift, with a new study showing that domestic sewage is increasingly becoming a major source of Nitrogen pollution.

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Plastic waste can be used for decontamination of water

Dr. Premanjali Rai and Dr. Kunwar P. Singh used plastic waste to develop a low-cost material which can be used to remove an antibiotic “cephalexin” from water

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Tiger Reserves And Core Area Inviolability

We had travelled to Kanha to change the battery of the radio-collar of a particular tiger. We followed the tiger sedulously but it kept eluding us.

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Tesla Builds World’s Biggest Battery In 100 Days, Elon Musk Wins Bet Against Australia

Elon Musk’s Tesla has built a 100-megawatt battery in less than 100 days. The battery pack in Australia is also the world’s largest single lithium-ion energy storage project

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The Indian Tesla Will Have Two Wheels

“India has over 25 million four-wheeled cars, jeeps and trucks registered to private owners, escalating by about 2 million new vehicles every year.”

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