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Nashik tea-sellers become unlikely heroes battling indoor air pollutio

02-Oct-2020

Nashik tea-sellers become unlikely heroes battling indoor air pollution

By Nita Bhalla

NEW DELHI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Armed with clean energy biomass stoves, tea-sellers in Nashik are becoming unlikely heroes…Read more


A stove to go with some tea

02-Oct-2020

Tea-sellers in Nashik are becoming unlikely heroes in the country’s battle against indoor air pollution by not only using wood-fuelled stoves but also selling them
Armed with clean energy biomass stoves, tea-sellers in India’s western city of Nashik are becoming unlikely heroes in…Read more


With over 400 million people across India affected by indoor air pollu

21-Aug-2020

With over 400 million people across India affected by indoor air pollution and deforestation becoming a critical environmental problem, a lack of access to clean cook stove is a major health and energy problem affecting much of rural India. To address this, Swami Samarth…Read more


Sankalp Global Enterprise Showcase & Awards Ceremony 2015

21-Aug-2020

Speakers

Shri Rajiv Pratap Rudy, Hon. Minister of State, Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship

  Sonam Kalra, Founder, The Sufi Gospel Project

  Shikha Devi Uberoi, Founder & President, SDU Seva…Read more


Kitchens in Sidlaghatta switch to healthier option with Agni Sakhi

02-Oct-2020

Something new is cooking in the kitchens of Sidlaghatta, the heart of Karnataka's mulberry belt in Chikkaballapura, 70km from Bengaluru.

In a pilot, about 100 households have switched from traditional modes of cooking — using biomass and firewood in ill-ventilated kitchens — to a portable stove…Read more