Tag: environment

solar train

How Close Are We to A Solar-Powered Railway Network?

Railway Minister Piyush Goyal went on record to suggest that the department will harness 500 MW of land-based solar power for traction. The question is, how soon can we expect it?

Every time you wipe your ass a tree dies

Well maybe not every time but 10% of trees are cut down every year to manufacture toilet paper. While the alternatives aren’t appealing, such as using […]

Future On Tap

Athar Mohammad looks at how water ATMs are quenching the thirst of the capital city.

Sacred Groves

The Sacred Groves Project in Auroville, Pondicherry, is an innovative approach to sustainable design solutions.

City Of Dreams

Athar Mohammad on India’s upcoming SmartCity, Amaravathi, Andhra Pradesh.