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RGGVY Bihar, Saran survey report

Publication | May 2, 2011 at 17:30

The Rajiv Gandhi Grameen Vidyutikaran Yojana (RGGVY) is a flagship programme of the Government of India which began in April 2005 and aimed to accelerate the pace of rural electrification programme in the country. The scheme has focused mainly on...

Dirty data report

Publication | April 22, 2011 at 13:00

The ‘cloud’ is IT’s biggest innovation and disruption. Cloud computing is converting our work, finances, health and relationships into invisible data, centralised in out-of-the-way storage facilities or data centres.

RGGVY social audit: Information about Andhra Pradesh

Publication | March 31, 2011 at 12:49

In the backdrop of rising power crisis in Andhra Pradesh, Greenpeace along with Bapuji Rural Enlightenment Development Society (BREDS) launched the first social audit of Rajiv Gandhi Grameen Vidyutikaran Yojana (RGGVY) in the state.

RGGVY policy brief

Publication | March 28, 2011 at 14:07

In India today 56% of rural households (approximately 78 million), do not have access to electricity. Rural electrification has been identified as a critical programme for the development of rural areas.

The Living Soils Report

Publication | February 3, 2011 at 16:00

Indiscriminate use of chemical fertilisers is murdering our soil and threatening our food security. It’s time to move away from them and nurture our soil the ecological way.

कूल आईटी लीडर बोर्ड अंक 4

Publication | December 8, 2010 at 18:19

ग्रीनपीस द्वारा किये गये ताजा आंकलन के हिसाब से 17 विश्वस्तरीय सूचना एवं प्रौद्योगिकी (आईटी) कंपनियों के जलवायु नेतृत्व में अगुवाई करने के स्पष्ट संकेत हैं। साथ ही इस अगुवाई में निष्क्रिय रहने वाली आईटी कंपनियों को नकारात्‍मक प्वाइंट भी दिये गये...

Cool IT Leaderboard version 4

Publication | December 8, 2010 at 16:54

The latest assessment of 17 global information and technology (IT) companies by Greenpeace reveals signs of climate leadership and also gives penalty points for inaction, within a sector which could transform the market for clean energy. The IT...

Guide to Greener Electronics

Publication | October 26, 2010 at 17:37

Greenpeace wants to see electronics companies clean up their act.

Empowering Bihar

Publication | October 21, 2010 at 14:31

Bihar is India’s third most populated state, and more than half the people live below the poverty line. For many years the state has been immobilised by an obdurate caste system and linked political corruption, and many have little or no access...

Living Soils: Concept Note

Publication | September 25, 2010 at 14:19

When you look at the soil, it may seem like lifeless clay and rocks. But in fact it is very much alive. Millions of small organisms live in healthy soil which is rich in organic matter. Some of them are big enough to see, such as earthworms and...

Safe Food Guide v 2.0 (pocket version)

Publication | September 2, 2010 at 14:13

Greenpeace is offering this guide because we believe that you have the Right to Know what you are eating. While over 40 countries including Europe, Australia, New Zealand, China or Japan have opted for mandatory standards, the Indian Government...

Safe Food Guide v 2.0

Publication | September 2, 2010 at 14:05

In this second version of the Safe Food Guide, Greenpeace reassesses the scenario in India with respect to the use of genetically modified organisms, consumer attitudes towards GMOs and behaviour of popular food brands.

A people's manifesto for Bihar Empowering the state and its people

Publication | August 25, 2010 at 14:19

Bihar is the third largest state in terms of population, and is a key state politically. Bihar’s state of affairs including administrative and governance system has seen improvement in the recent past and this makes the current elections a litmus...

Annual Report 2009

Publication | July 11, 2010 at 14:28

The theme of this Annual Report is ‘people’. It is up to us, the people of this Earth, to protect and nurture it for future generations. And we can achieve that, if we join hands and work together as one.

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