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Digital Advocacy & Dogged Determination - Interview with Indian Activist Abhinav Lohkare

Abhinav Lohkare is a 17 year-old with an unstoppable will. Deeply frustrated by inaction on the climate crisis, he’s making the most of his generation’s proclivity for digital tools to lobby hard for environmental change in Assam, India. Undaunted by government oppression, he’s determined to stand up for the people and animals of Assam. Read on

India’s Gyro Gearloose for Electronic Waste

Engineer and inventor Peethambaram Parthasarathy has setup India’s first waste electrical equipment recycling plant, which recycles electrical equipment without causing any damage to the environment and people. Anyone who gets an opportunity to work here also find themselves in a good situation: employees are not only well paid, but their needs and comfort are also taken into account. Read on

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Utilisation of Solar Power Plant Land in India for Crop Cultivation

Over the past decade, large-scale solar photovoltaic projects have been commissioned in many countries. In countries such as India, where the grid-connected photovoltaic (PV) capacity has gone up from almost zero to 2,600MWp in just four years, one of the key issues that has arisen is land use as agriculture and renewable energy vy for the same resources. Read on