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CSR: Nippon Paint will beautify three Chennai Metro stations

Chennai Metro Rail Limited in association with Nippon Paint (India), announced its partnership to paint the exterior walls of Wimco Nagar, Kaladipet and Toll Gate Metro stations in Chennai. This partnership is in line with Nippon Paint’s other CSR initiatives to beautify public spaces. Wimco Nagar Metro Station has already been beautified and highlights the...
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ReNew Power Announces Commitment to Achieving Net-Zero Emissions by 2050

Renewable energy company ReNew Power has announced its commitment to achieving net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050. With this commitment, ReNew Power aims to help address the global climate crisis and lead the way in the world’s transition to a low carbon economy. The pledge aligns with the ‘Race To Zero’ campaign - the largest ever...
Embassy dry and wet waste

CSR: Embassy’s Dry and Wet Waste Collection Centre will Benefit 18 villages in North Bengaluru

Embassy Services Pvt. Ltd. has partnered with the Bettahalasuru Panchayat to build a Dry and Wet Waste Collection Centre benefitting 18 villages, under EcoGram, their flagship environment CSR initiative. A Bhoomi Puja was held in the presence of Krishna Byre Gowda, MLA – Byatarayanapura, Aditya Virwani, COO – Embassy Group, Pradeep Lala, CEO & Managing...
Okinawa electric vehicles

CSR News: Okinawa launches Electric Vehicle awareness campaign and toll-free number

Electric two-wheeler manufacturer Okinawa Autotech has introduced a toll-free number to address the myths and queries associated with the adoption of electric vehicles. The company urges people across the country to switch to smart e-vehicles. The initiative will educate the end-user and businesses on the usage and benefits of Electric Vehicles for a better...
Delhi air quality

Delhi’s Air Quality – Rhetorics Can’t Blind The Facts

Delhi’s tryst with poor air quality during winters is not new, it's an annual occurrence. The severity of air pollution last year crossed all safety indices forcing the government to declare a public health emergency. The air quality index monitors across the city recorded ratings of 999, the reading was 50 times more than...
orientbell pond

CSR: Orientbell Tiles inaugurates a 2.5-hectare pond near Bulandshahr

The CSR of Orientbell Tiles, as part of their commitment to protect the environment, inaugurated a 2.5-hectare pond in the village Bhora in Bulandshahr district for rejuvenation and rainwater harvesting. The pond is situated 20 km away from the factory. The inauguration took place with local community members, SDM Ravi Shankar and Commanding Officer Namrata...
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Top CSR programmes in Kolkata

Kolkata is rich in culture and heritage but fares poorly in CSR. Trends show that only companies that operate in and around the city tend to invest their corporate social responsibility corpus in any projects. We present the ones making the most impact with their CSR programmes in Kolkata. Dollar Industries In many parts of India,...
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Amazon India commits to more than 222 hours of “lights off” for Earth Hour

Amazon India has announced that it will ‘switch off’ lights across all its operations sites and corporate offices across the country as a symbolic gesture during this year’s Earth Hour. The company will join the worldwide movement to spread awareness about the importance of energy conservation through collective action. This initiative will see Amazon India...

BPCL wins FICCI award for Best Green Process in the Petrochemical Sector

Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL), a ‘Maharatna’ and a Fortune Global 500 Company bagged a prestigious award from Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI) under the category ‘Sustainability award for the best green process in the petrochemical sector’. BPCL received the award for ‘Petroleum Sludge Valorisation’, a novel concept of valorising tank...

ACC Limited wins Climate Action Programme (CAP 2.0°) Award

ACC Ltd, one of the leading cement producers of the country, has been recognised for its efforts to reduce its CO2 emissions, with the Oriented Award at the Climate Action Programme 2.0° Awards. CAP 2.0° by Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) is a recognition and capability enhancement programme for businesses to become climate resilient. Based...

World Water Day 2021 – Top CSR Projects in India

The world is currently in the midst of a water crisis as we observe World Water Day 2021. One in 10 people lack access to safe drinking water and up to 700 million people are projected to be displaced by intense water insecurity as early as 2030. By 2030, India's water demand is projected...

Global Recycling Day 2021 – ILZDA Proposes Initiatives for Lead Recycling

On the occasion of Global Recycling Day yesterday, India Lead Zinc Development Association (ILZDA) highlighted the imperative need for safe disposal, organized collection and green recycling of Lead batteries. India is one of the largest consumers of Lead acid batteries and unfortunately there is also an informal Lead recycling sector owing to lack of awareness...

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