PIMPRI CHINCHWAD: The Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation (PCMC) will soon stop accepting wet waste from bulk garbage generators such as housing societies, hotels, colleges and restaurants.

Pune: Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) can save around Rs 1 crore annually on electricity bills thanks to the civic body's plan to install solar power plants on civic properties.

Pune: Constable Satish (name changed) flinches every time a car horn blares at him at one of the junctions in the city where he mans traffic.

The PMC is also trying to identify more civic buildings to generate additional 176 KWP to achieve its target of 1 MW of solar energy via rooftop solar panels.

PUNE: The lead applicant in the Pune Metro Rail matter before the National Green Tribunal (NGT) bench in Pune has raised a strong exception to a three-member expert committee's final report on the

Pune: With Pune station generating more than 2lakh kilowatt (KW) of solar power, senior officials have said that equipment capable of generating 1.2 MWp (megawatt peak) of power will be installed a

IT firm employee Sameer Gole would not travel by bus unless they look good. Till the facilities improve, he would vroom to his workplace on his two-wheeler.

As many as 600 shops in Pimple Saudagar area in Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation (PCMC) will shun the use of plastic bags and switch to bags made of cloth.

For the project, the PMC has started the process to appoint consultants for the Environmental and Social Impact Study (ESIS) and the Environmental Management Action Plan (EMAP).

The additional cost incurred for either completely scrapping the engine-run vehicles or replacing engines can now be saved, the team said.

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