Solid waste management to get boost in Navi Mumbai

MMRDA sanctions Rs 32 crore loan to NMMC for solid waste management Mumbai 8 October 2010: The Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) has extended support to Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation as a part of the Authority’s commitment towards solid waste management. To keep the city clean and environment efficient, it

States to formulate waste management action plan by this Oct 31 and execute by Dec 2019

By Accommodation Times Bureau CHANDIGARH The National Green Tribunal has started monitoring the implementation of provisions of Solid Waste Management (SWM) Rules, 2016 through 5 Regional Monitoring Committees (RMCs) across the country. The 1st meeting of Northern region monitoring committee (NRMC) was held under the Chairmanship of Rajwant Sandhu on September 19

Dehradun Smart City: REPL appointed as Project Management Consultants

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI Mussoorie Dehradun Development Authority (MDDA) on Monday awarded the Project Management Consultancy (PMC) assignment to Delhi based firm, REPL (Rudrabhishek Enterprises Ltd.). The agreement was signed in Dehradun by the CEO – DSCL, Dilip Jawalkar, IAS, and Harish Sharma, Chief Business Officer & Operations of REPL. Dehradun’s

Solid waste mgmt projects get exemption from taking prior green nod

By Accommodation Times Bureau In a major fillip to Swachch Bharat Mission, the environment ministry has given a blanket exemption to all solid waste management projects from taking prior environmental clearances. The exemption from prior environmental clearances for projects, barring landfill sites, comes as a major relief for Modi government’s cleanliness initiative as

M.Venkaiah Naidu suggests 25-point charter for urban planning and management

By Accommodation Times News Services Union Urban Development, Housing & Urban Poverty Alleviation and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu today suggested a 25-point charter for urban planning and management to ensure planned urbanisation, assured amenities and decent urban life. Addressing the Conclave of Ministers of Housing and Urban Development

Waste Management

By Murari Chaturvedi , Editor-in Chief In all the metro cities, garbage disposal is the major problem. The landfill sites in metro cities are fast over flowing and there is no place to dump the garbage, resulting the bottlenecks in transporting the waste to far flung areas. But now the civic

Land Management in India

By Murari Chaturvedi By Accommodation Times (www.accommodationtimes.com) Land is the single most important ingredient for any development anywhere in the world. Unfortunately in India, land management system is in the state of gross mismanagement. Countries extensive agricultural land management system has collapsed. In India, we have 264 million hectares of land is

Civic body should focus on the sustainable development of the city: CM

By Accommodation Times Bureau NAGPUR: In the next ten-and-a-half years, the world's temperature will rise by two degrees and will result in water shortage and drought. To overcome this crisis, there is a need to create a carbon emission reduction mechanism. It requires a decentralization of solid waste management and sewerage, CM