Views, Interviews and Analysis

Opinion: Unintended implication of policy perception

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 13, 2011Here's our Flavor of the Month article on Sustainable Agriculture! The author, Ajay Jakhar is an agriculturalist and Chairman of Bharat Krishak Samaj, shares his perspective on the implications of... Read more..
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Interview: India’s tilt should be towards clean energy and energy security

By : Pramita Sen, Jul 11, 2011India Carbon Outlook recently caught up with Dr. Shalini Sharma, Head of Center for Climate Change at ESCI and discussed her journey at the ESCI, need for capacity building programs in India and the... Read more..
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Policy Tracker: Water and Energy Outlook of the 12th Five Year Plan

By : Roselin Dey, Jul 7, 2011India Carbon Outlook catches up with a Planning Commission consultant to discuss the Approach paper for the 12th Five Year plan; the stakeholder consultation process followed this year and the... Read more..
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Interview: Saint Gobain committed to go the extra mile to create sustainable products

By : Pramita Sen, Jul 4, 2011In this next interview under the Sustainable Technology Series, senior automation experts at Saint Gobain Performance Plastics talk about the sustainability goals of the company and their innovative... Read more..
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Interview: Dell’s sustainability goal is to help customers be green!

By : Roselin Dey, Jul 1, 2011In this next interview under the ‘Corporate Sustainability Series’, Mahesh Bhalla, Executive Director of Consumer and SMB at Dell India talks about the e-waste problem in India and the various e-... Read more..
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REDD+: Present and Future

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 23, 2011REDD works on the idea of financial compensation for reducing emissions from deforestation in developing countries. Here’s a senior climate and biodiversity expert sharing the journey of REDD+ also... Read more..
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Eco-cities for India

By : Dhanapal G, Jun 20, 2011In this article, an ecological planner shares his perspective on the relevance of the concept of eco-cities in India, the eco-cities being planned and the challenges that need to be addressed. Cities... Read more..
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Interview: Cerebra plans India's first zero landfill e-waste management facility

By : Roselin Dey, Jun 15, 2011In this next interview under the Sustainable Technologies Series, Gururaja K. Upadhya, Executive Director and Co-Founder of Cerebra Technologies talks about their plans of setting up an e-waste... Read more..
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Prepared for Corporate Ecosystem Valuation?

By : Sandeep Roy, Jun 13, 2011This article highlights the need and business case for Corporate Ecosystem Evaluation based on a recently released guidelines by the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD). The... Read more..
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Is sustainability a viable career in India?

By : Pallavi Pant, Jun 9, 2011In this article, the author talks about the potential of sustainability as a career in India, given the various policies and initiatives being taken up by the government and corporates to move... Read more..
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Where should the carbon markets be headed for?

By : Damodaran A, Jun 7, 2011A carbon expert shares his views on the future of carbon markets post Kyoto phase and what the carbon market requires to keep functioning smoothly. Unlike global commodity markets that have been in... Read more..
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Where will you be on World Environment Day?

By : Roselin Dey, Jun 3, 2011Here's our Flavor of the Month! If you don’t know yet what you are doing on this Sunday, here’s a list of five places where you could be on World Environment Day 2011- an opportunity to reinforce... Read more..
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Opinion: Decontrol of oil prices is good for environment and economy

By : Pranay Kumar, Jun 2, 2011While citizens are reeling under the increasing oil prices, a sustainability practitioner shares his opinion on why this is a good move for the environment and economy. Government of India’s tough... Read more..
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Five solutions for sustainable living in a city!

By : Pramita Sen, May 31, 2011Our flavor of the month is sustainable lifestyles for city lovers! Read on to know more about five easy to adopt innovative sustainable solutions that can be taken up by urban dwellers for an eco-... Read more..
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Making Indian ecotourism sustainable

By : Dhanapal G, May 27, 2011While ecotourism implies environmentally responsible tourism, ecotourism itself has become an unsustainable practice. In this article, an ecological planner writes about how ecotourism is creating... Read more..
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