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Delhi Budget-Ambitious but needs proper implementation to go beyond rhetoric; says...

Press release | March 22, 2018 at 20:57

Focused Uptake of Renewable Energy to mitigate Air Pollution for Delhi

Only six states complying with “Renewable Purchase Obligations” targets; others...

Press release | January 19, 2018 at 11:04

New Delhi 26 December, 2017| Only six out of twenty nine states & seven UTs are complying with the centre’s Renewable energy Purchase Obligation (RPO) targets, according to new analysis by Greenpeace India. The report, a follow up to a similar...

India Continues to Reel Under Airpocalypse of Unbreathable Air: Greenpeace India Report

Press release | January 29, 2018 at 14:50

47 million children worst affected: Airpocalypse II, Greenpeace India report

Greenpeace India Statement on Union Budget 2018 and Environment

Press release | February 1, 2018 at 15:40

Greenpeace India Statement on Union Budget 2018 and Environment

Lucknow Unites to Fight Back Air Pollution in the City and the State

Press release | February 3, 2018 at 19:34

A report released by Greenpeace India earlier this week, on Monday, points to the scary and abnormally high levels of air pollution in UP.

Members of Parliament Urged Dr Harsh Vardhan to Notify National Clean Air Programme...

Press release | April 17, 2018 at 14:37

Greenpeace India’s representatives in several meetings with the parliamentarians have urged them to reach out to Dr. Harsh Vardhan asking him for transparency and notifying NCAP without any further delay.

Eight Out of Ten Most Polluted Cities in the World are in India: WHO Report

Press release | May 2, 2018 at 8:46

The latest WHO ranking of cities based on ambient air quality released on 2nd May lists eight out of ten Indian cities as the top most polluted cities in the world. However, if we look deeper into the data for 859 cities across the world given in...

Defeating the Airpocalypse: New Report Reveals 13 Solutions to Air Pollution

Press release | May 30, 2018 at 13:30

New report reveals 13 solutions to air pollution that can help reduce pollution levels by 40% nationally

जहरीली हवा से मुक्ति के 13 रास्ते

Press release | May 30, 2018 at 13:37

वायु प्रदूषण से मुक्ति संभवः अमरीकी विश्वविद्यालय की एक रिपोर्ट ने सुझाए वायु प्रदूषण से निपटने के 13 तरीके, अगर सुझाव पर अमल हुआ तो देशभर में 40% कम हो जायेगा वायु प्रदूषण

National Clean Air Programme Only a Paper Tiger Without Time-bound Targets: Experts

Press release | May 17, 2018 at 15:34

Health and environment scientists submit their recommendations on NCAP and seek inclusion of their suggestions.

Sterlite Violence is Unacceptable, Greenpeace India Stands in Solidarity With People...

Press release | May 23, 2018 at 15:30

Address concerns of citizens of Tuticorin, they have a right to clean and safe environment: Greenpeace urges authorities

Indo-Japanese Nuclear Agreement Amounts to Nuclear Proliferation in Asia

Press release | November 10, 2016 at 14:43

New Delhi/ Tokyo, 10 November 2016 --The signing of the Nuclear Cooperation Agreement between Japan and India, will not save Westinghouse/Toshiba’s failing nuclear business, nor will it deliver safe energy for the people of India. Instead, it...

Silence On Climate Change At The Modi-Trump Meet

Press release | June 27, 2017 at 19:33

Silence on climate change at the Modi-Trump meet shows that the world will move on without US leadership.

Metros slow to switch on the sun

Press release | May 23, 2017 at 18:44

Indian cities lag far behind in installing rooftop solar: Greenpeace Analysis

NGT Pulls Up MOEF&CC For Lack Of Action

Press release | September 15, 2017 at 16:59

NGT slams MOEF&CC: saying last chance to ensure compliance by the thermal power plants to the 7th December 2015 notification to reduce air pollution

Greenpeace Campaign to Show How And Why Bengaluru Should Convert Waste to Food

Press release | August 1, 2017 at 2:19

With the population of nearly 10 million, Bengaluru produces between 3,000 tonnes to 5,000 tonnes of garbage every day of which around 60 percent is organic waste.

Prioritising organic farming is the step in right direction: Greenpeace India

Press release | November 10, 2017 at 12:23

Welcoming this Government initiative to prioritise organic farming, Greenpeace India has expressed the hope that the step would not only bring farm and food security in Bihar but it would also serve as a role model for other States of the country.

Win-win: India can save 54,000 crore in power costs and reduce air pollution by...

Press release | December 21, 2017 at 13:20

India’s coal power tariff data shows that replacing the most expensive coal power plants with electricity generated by solar photovoltaic’s (PV) and wind can save discoms and consumers up to 54,000 crores ($8.3 billion) annually.

India overtakes Chinas air pollution levels in 2015, needs national response

Press release | February 22, 2016 at 15:01

New Delhi 22nd February 2016|- For the first time this century, the average particulate matter exposure was higher for Indian citizens than that of Chinese people, a Greenpeace analysis of NASA satellite data on particulate matter has shown.

Greenpeace India urges power sector to think beyond coal: Renewable Energy holds...

Press release | September 6, 2016 at 19:51

New Delhi | As the who's who of the coal and power ministry attended a conference themed ‘Indian Coal: Sustaining the Momentum’ in the Capital today, Greenpeace India hosted a parallel press conference at the same venue, questioning the wisdom...

Overcapacity Sept 30, 2016

Press release | September 30, 2016 at 17:14

New Delhi| September 30, 2016| With India’s Cabinet signalling readiness to ratify the Paris Agreement on climate change, Greenpeace India is highlighting the threat posed to these commitments as well as to the economy, in particular the energy...

India Ratifies the Paris Agreement

Press release | October 3, 2016 at 16:29

New Delhi, October 2nd, 2016: On the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, the Indian government today deposited India’s instrument of ratification of the historic Paris climate agreement with the United Nations.

Piyush Goyal’s Predicament

Press release | October 5, 2016 at 19:24

New Delhi| October 5, 2016| Greenpeace India lauds Power Minister Piyush Goyal for questioning the excessive past investments in coal, and for highlighting the ‘irrational investments in adding generating capacity’ under the previous government.

Paris Agreement Spells the End of Fossil Fuel Era

Press release | November 7, 2016 at 13:38

Delhi, 4 November 2016 - The Paris agreement comes into force today, forging an irreversible path towards the complete phase out of fossil fuels.

Greenpeace: Urgent, Nation-Wide, Systemic Solutions Needed for Pollution Crisis Response

Press release | November 7, 2016 at 16:33

As the Delhi government announced emergency measures to help citizens cope with the public health crisis of hazardous air pollution levels, Greenpeace reiterated the central demands of its ‘Clean Air Nation’ campaign.

Negative Growth

Press release | December 2, 2016 at 19:06

New Delhi | December 2, 2016| As winter sets in and smog envelopes the North Indian belt further, yet another damning report stresses on the urgent need to address the problem of air pollution in India and China.

Greenpeace questions the need for nuclear given safer alternatives with renewables

Press release | August 11, 2016 at 16:51

Dedicating deadly technology to the nation: Greenpeace questions the need for nuclear given safer alternatives with renewables

Bihar’s First Solar Powered Cold Storage in Kedia

Press release | August 13, 2016 at 20:35

Patna 13th August: Greenpeace volunteers celebrated alongside farmers in Kedia, as the Bihar Labour Resources Minister Vijay Prakash inaugurated the state’s first ever solar powered cold storage in Kedia, Jamui on Saturday.

CEA Validates Greenpeace Analysis

Press release | December 16, 2016 at 12:34

New Delhi | December 15, 2016| The Central Electricity Authority (CEA) has released for public input the draft National Electricity Plan 2015.

Not just Delhi, air in most Indian cities hazardous - Greenpeace India report

Press release | January 11, 2017 at 15:57

Damning information obtained by Greenpeace India through online reports and Right to Information applications from State Pollution Control Boards across India, shows that none of the Indian cities comply with standards prescribed by the World...

India and China leading inevitable slowdown in coal expansion: New Report

Press release | March 22, 2017 at 12:45

The Boom and Bust Report by Sierra Club, CoalSwarm and Greenpeace hails slowdown in coal investments and explosive growth in renewable energy in China and India as a potential breakthrough in the fight against climate change and air pollution;...

Climate denier Trump surrenders US leadership - Greenpeace

Press release | June 2, 2017 at 12:33

New Delhi | June 2, 2017 | Donald Trump’s irresponsible and short-sighted decision to pull the USA out of the Paris Agreement is a loss for the United States in many ways and an opportunity for India to provide global leadership on climate issue,...

Implementation of emission standards of thermal power plants must be expedited

Press release | June 20, 2017 at 18:57

Concerned Citizens and Civil Society Organisations, Medical professionals write to new Minister of MOEFCC, urging to stick to the committed deadline

Greenpeace Welcomes PM Modi’s Initiative To Segregate Waste At Source

Press release | June 21, 2017 at 16:38

Creation of compost through waste could prove vital link between urban and rural India.

Greenpeace India Submits Its Feedback On Bihar Government’s Third Agricultural...

Press release | July 5, 2017 at 12:08

Greenpeace India today submitted its feedback on Bihar Government’s latest Agricultural Road Map Draft, to Sudhir Kumar, Principal Secretary of the state’s Agriculture Department.

105241 citizens represented in petition delivery to MoEF&CC; Ministry responds with...

Press release | March 30, 2017 at 17:03

New Delhi | March 30, 2017| The joint secretary of the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEF&CC) Mr Arun Kumar Mehta today assured activists from Greenpeace India, Care4Air and Help Delhi Breathe, that emission standards for...

Over A Thousand Delhiites Renew Hope For A Greener Planet And Pledge To Go Solar

Press release | July 18, 2017 at 21:11

Greenpeace India’s Solar Shakti campaign evokes an overwhelming response from Delhi and other major cities; thousands of people from all over the country pledge to install rooftop solar

Bengaluru Cycles For Composting And Safe Food

Press release | September 18, 2017 at 21:28

In the last one month, Greenpeace India campaign ‘Waste to Food’ has mobilised 5100 individuals, who have pledged to segregate and compost.

‘Gauri Lankesh’s Brutal Assassination Will Not Suppress Voices of Dissent’:...

Press release | September 6, 2017 at 17:05

Greenpeace India strongly condemns the murder of much respected veteran journalist Gauri Lankesh in Bengaluru last evening.

Garden City 2.0: Greenpeace India Installs Majestic Vertical Garden in Bengaluru City

Press release | September 15, 2017 at 17:18

For 50 days, 3000 pots from homemade compost and organic seeds to be used for the vertical garden highlighting the link between urban waste segregation and ecological farming. Garden City 2.0, a 30x30 feet vertical garden installation with 3000...

Greenpeace India Stands in Solidarity With Peoples' Movement - Narmada Bachao Andolan

Press release | September 17, 2017 at 13:50

Solidarity statement for people who have protested peacefully across years. The civil society stands with Adivasis, activists, journalists, lawyers who have shown tremendous resilience to voice the environmental and social destruction in the region

Coordinated and strong actions needed to safeguard health of athletes and spectators...

Press release | October 6, 2017 at 17:14

Average of PM10 levels in the six host cities last year in October was well beyond acceptable WHO standards. Strong Actions required to safeguard public health during and post FIFA.

Greenpeace welcomes Graded Response Action Plan, calls it an essential step to tackle...

Press release | October 19, 2017 at 12:30

Greenpeace welcomes activation of Graded Response Action Plan (GRAP) to tackle air pollution.

Greenpeace Ship the Rainbow Warrior Arrives in Mumbai

Press release | October 29, 2017 at 22:40

Mumbai | 28th October 2017 The ‘Rainbow Warrior’ is a flagship of Greenpeace whose journey’s across the oceans has led her from island shores to the big port cities around the world.

Lack of a responsive mechanism and comprehensive action led Delhi hit the smog crisis...

Press release | October 23, 2017 at 14:17

Once again Delhi woke up to a blanket of post-Diwali smog. However, data suggests that the average PM 2.5 levels this year (181 microgram/m3) to be significantly lower compared to Diwali 2016 (343 microgram/m3).

Greenpeace India demands Regional Action Plan to control air pollution in Uttar Pradesh

Press release | November 17, 2017 at 11:52

Cities of Uttar Pradesh are none-too-better-off than Delhi when it comes to alarming levels of air pollution from Ghaziabad to Varanasi

Rainbow Warrior to Rev Up Greenpeace India’s Fight Against Climate Change

Press release | November 17, 2017 at 14:36

As part of its India tour the Rainbow Warrior is now anchored at Kochi, turning November 4, 2017 into a memorable day for Greenpeace and its associate organizations, activists and supporters in India. They have been looking forward to this event...

IEA “Ignores” Renewable Energy Revolution in Latest Coal Report - Greenpeace

Press release | December 18, 2017 at 16:11

The International Energy Agency has released its annual Coal 2017 report, which recognizes the fact that coal has peaked in China and is on its way out in most developed countries, but remains bullish on coal at the expense of renewable energy in...

Greenpeace India welcomes MoEFCC move for National Clean Air Program; calls it as the...

Press release | December 19, 2017 at 16:34

Greenpeace India welcomes the National Clean Air Program (NCAP)

As India struggles to breathe, over 300 coal power plants are violating air pollution...

Press release | December 7, 2017 at 14:42

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