17 Articles Related to "emissions"

What is ocean acidification?

Ocean acidification refers to the process of our planet's oceans becoming more acidic due to the global increase in carbon dioxide emissions. 

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Palm oil: research shows that new plantations produce double the emissions of mature ones

Tropical peat swamps are not only the native habitat of orangutans and sun bears, they’re also one of the world’s most important ecosystems. Found com...

2 months ago . 46 views

First commercial electric plane takes flight in Canada

VANCOUVER: The world's first fully electric commercial aircraft took its inaugural test flight on Tuesday, taking off from the Canadian city of...

3 months ago . 56 views

US fines Hyundai $47 mn over dirty diesel engines

Between 2012 and 2015, the company imported nearly 2,300 diesel-powered heavy construction vehicles with engines that did not meet US emissions standards, the US Ju...

6 months ago . 80 views

Bitcoin use causing huge CO2 emissions: Study

Bitcoin mining has increased rapidly in recent years, raising the question of whether it is imposing an additional burden on the climate.  

9 months ago . 109 views

New Credit Card Limits Spending Based on Carbon emissions

Most people are aware that they need to shop more mindfully. However, it seems only the minority do. This will hopefully change with the DO Black credit card, launc...

11 months ago . 176 views

One of Your Grandparents Died Because of Air Pollution, You Probably Will Too

Deadly smog-inducing emissions, chemicals polluting drinking water, and the accelerating destruction of ecosystems crucial to the livelihoods of billions of people ...

1 year ago . 102 views

Silent plane with no moving parts makes 'historic' flight

More than a century on from the Wright brothers' first artificial flight, scientists hailed the "historic" test of the new technology, which could e...

1 year ago . 228 views

LPG As Good As CNG In Curbing Pollution: Auto LPG Suppliers To PM Narendra Modi

Auto LPG emits up to 120 times lesser particulate emissions than diesel vehicles, 96 percent lesser nitrogen dioxides (NOx) than diesel and 68 percent lesser NOx ...

1 year ago . 289 views

"Greener, Quieter": Germany Unveils World's First Hydrogen-Powered Train

The trains are equipped with fuel cells that produce electricity through a combination of hydrogen and oxygen,leaving steam and water as the only emissions....

1 year ago . 138 views

Audi halts A6 production over 'new emissions cheating': Report

German luxury brand Audi has halted production of its latest A6 model over suspicions it contains software to manipulate emissions controls, local media reported to...

1 year ago . 236 views

Maruti Suzuki to prioritize CNG cars over electric cars: Here’s why

Maruti Suzuki has decided to step up the gas on CNG powered cars instead of prioritizing electric cars, towards which most of the car industry is feverishly movin...

1 year ago . 300 views

Effects of climate change: If global warming continues, summers in India could last for 8 months by 2070, say researchers

Prolonged heat-wave conditions–in other words, a summer lasting up to eight months–could be the new norm by the 2070s for the Gangetic plains, if greenh...

2 years ago . 196 views

Amid Global Electric-Car Buzz, Toyota Bullish On Hydrogen

While much of the world is going gung-ho for electric vehicles to help get rid of auto emissions and end reliance on fossil fuels, Japan's top automaker Toyota ...

2 years ago . 415 views

NGT refuses to lift ban on 10-year-old diesel vehicles in Delhi-NCR

    The National Green Tribunal on Thursday dismissed the Centre’s plea seeking modification of its order banning te...

2 years ago . 317 views


US scientists have calculated the total amount of plastic ever made and put the number at 8.3 billion tonnes. It is an astonishing mass of material that ...

2 years ago . 194 views

Smart energy technology 'stymied by current policy'

Policy Exchange says policies enhance growth in grimy diesel, arguing a smarter strength grid should reduce fees and curb emissions smart techno...

3 years ago . 235 views



Tata Nexon XZ+ (S) With Sunroof Launched In India

Tata Nexon XZ+ (S) can be had in both petrol and diesel variants and it is based on XZ+ (O) trim  

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Apple iPhone 12 likely to feature new LiDAR sensor

The new sensor could greatly enhance the phone's Augmented Reality capabilities. Here's all you need to know.  

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The Bombay Blood Group
11 months ago . 240 views

Moto Z3 Play hands-on review
1 year ago . 477 views

Best Multivitamins in India for Better Health
1 year ago . 276 views

Google Launches a Series of Blog Posts Highlighting the Value of SEO

Google has published the first in what will be a series of blog posts dedicated to SEO case studies.  

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Delhi Govt Seals 20 Virus Hotspots, Makes Face Masks Compulsory in Pub...

The total number of cases in the national capital mounted to 669, with 93 fresh cases reported in a day, according to the Delhi Health Department.

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How did covid-19 begin? Its initial origin story is shaky.

The story of how the novel coronavirus emerged in Wuhan, China, has produced a nasty propaganda battle between the United States and China. The two sides have tra...

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Long Lasting Fragrances For Women Under 2k
1 year ago . 429 views

Comparison: Samsung Galaxy M20 vs Redmi Note 7
1 year ago . 284 views

Xerox is Making Disposable Ventilators And They do Not Require Power t...

Vortan Medical describes the Go2Vent as a “hands-free” ventilator that offers a secure airway using a continuous gas source. It can be operated on a c...

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Coronavirus outbreak: ‘They treated the body like they did not know th...

The 69-year-old’s body was claimed by the district administration and the cremation performed with their assistance after repeated requests to the family to...

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Only frequent forwared messages are effected

Misinformation spreads faster than facts these days. The juicier and the more outrageous a story is, the more likely it is to run around social networks and messa...

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Apple iPad 2018 (32GB) review
1 year ago . 426 views

CBSE to introduce 3 new subjects for class 11 from 2020-21 session

‘Design Thinking, Physical Activity Trainer, Artificial Intelligence to help keep pace with global developments’  

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Without Quarantine, A COVID-19 Patient Can Infect 400: Health Ministry

A coronavirus patient who doesn't follow lockdown orders or practice social distancing, can infect 406 people in 30 days, the health ministry said.

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No Excuses, Please, For What Happened At Nizamuddin Markaz

Four days from now, on the April 9, is Shab-e-Barat. For Muslims, this is a somber occasion, a night of forgiveness during which the faithful visit the graves of fa...

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Motorcycle Review: 2018 Suzuki V-Strom 1000
1 year ago . 402 views

ESR Wireless Earbuds Review: Truly Wireless on a Budget
1 year ago . 532 views

Covid-19: India partially lifts restrictions on export of hydroxychlor...

Covid-19 update: India had restricted the exports of pharmaceutical ingredients and medicines on March 3. Paracetamol and its formulations accoun...

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All-New Genesis G80 Sedan Unveiled; Looks Stunning Inside And Out

The new Genesis G80 has an alluring design and tech-savvy interior complemented by a set of three new engine choices  

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MS Dhoni Wanted To "Make Rs 30 Lakh" From Cricket And Live Peacefully ...

Wasim Jaffer recalled that MS Dhoni, during his early days in the Indian team, had told him that he wanted to "make 30 lakh from playing cricket" to liv...

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Rags to Pads
2 years ago . 405 views

Kangana Ranaut details her bad days: ‘I ran away from home when I was ...

Kangana Ranaut shared story of her initial days in Bollywood, saying how she was with such bad people at one point of her life that only death could have saved her....

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Who were the Asurs of the Vedas?

The word “Asur” has been used more than a hundred times in the Rigveda, 90 of them in a positive sense. “Asu” means soul or vitality and &ld...

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The Difference Between Devas And Asuras, Gods And Demons

In Hindu cosmology the Asuras (rakshasas) enjoy the same status as the gods and humans. The gods, demons and humans are considered children of Brahma. They all pr...

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Antec Dark Fleet DF-500 RGB PC Cabinet Review
1 year ago . 477 views

Difference between Rakshasas, Asuras and Daanavas

Rakshasas were one of the class of beings created by Brahma when he created night. [incidentally, the other beings were Yakshas. Devas were created with daytime, ...

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This Chennai Startup’s Ready-To-Use Solar-Powered Homes Produce Water ...

“A 1000 sq ft home built by us can save upto 5 lakh litres of water every year just by saving the rain water and recycling the waste water from the house,&r...

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Azim Premji of Wipro donates more than Rs 50,000 crores to charity

GUWAHATI: Wipro founder chairman and managing director Azim H Premji has decided to make another humongous philanthropic contribution by donating R...

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Top 4 Best Nicer Dicer in India
1 year ago . 395 views


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