TRICHY: Aadi Perukku is an auspicious festival when people throng river banks wishing for prosperity, but not many realise the damage such congregations cause to the environment.
To make the most of the water released from the Metur dam in the Cauvery river, the city corporation has started digging pits around bore wells and infiltration wells on the river bed.
Trichy: The state government had announced the scheme to distribute solar-powered water pumping units under the Tamil Nadu Solar Energy Policy 2012 with a view to create awareness on the use of alt
He would collect plastic waste that lay strewn near the platforms and bins.He would collect plastic waste that lay strewn near the platforms and bins.
Coimbatore: According to the new global urban ambient air pollution ranking released by WHO on Thursday, Chennai is the most polluted city in Tamil Nadu with a global ranking of 314.
Trichy: Local climate action, which affects agricultural resources, water bodies and affects the environment was the main theme of a workshop 'Climate change and local climate action', organised he
Trichy: Shifting to the non-conventional energy source to light bus shelters during night hours, the civic body commissioned bus shelters mounted with solar panels at three places in the city on Su
Trichy: The Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board (TNPCB) has rolled out a measure to curb an intractable problem - air pollution.
Trichy: Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has bagged the order from the Tamil Nadu government to set up the State's first 800 MW thermal power plant.
SALEM: JSW Steel's plant in Macheri, in Salem district, shut operations since Monday after Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board (TNPCB) ordered its closure recently.
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