Category: Green Cities


IGBC green cities rates Amaravati as ‘Platinum’ city

The IGBC has given the rating on the basis of the parameters including; city planning, heat mitigation, green building, public space and regions under green cover, environmental monitoring and others. A city is given a platinum rating if its score is between 76 and above, on whole Amaravati scored 78 out of 100 points. The […]

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A green budget for 2018-19

The Delhi Assembly passed a INR 53,000 crore budget for the financial year 2018-19 with a major focus on green initiatives to combat the rising air pollution levels in the capital. Arvind Kejriwal, Chief Minister of Delhi and Manish Sisodia, Deputy Chief Minister, asserted that the budget covers all the sections of the society. Talking […]

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Kerala unveils Indias first green mall

The INR 10,000 crore Malabar Group is set to unveil Indias first green mall in Kerala harnessing a slew of environment-friendly initiatives. In its first phase, Mall of Travancore (MoT) incurred a cost of about INR 400 crore. Work on the second phase would start soon and will be completed by 2020, said MP Ahammed, […]

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