Chennai Green Updates

Green Updates Specific to Chennai Towns

  • IIT Madras team develops world's first Iron-ion battery
  • Chennai civic body mulls Mambalam canal makeover with walkways and parks
  • IIT Madras Hosts First Abdul Kalam Conference On ‘Sustainable Development At Sustainable Cost’
  • Rent,reuse,reduce with cutlery in Chennai
  • IIT-Madras startup Swadha Energies raises funds from IAN
  • Canna plant may be able to solve your water woes
  • Smart city funds to support rooftop solar projects
  • IIT-Madras sets up India’s 1st solar-powered desalination plant
  • IIT Madras finds an eco-friendly way to degrade plastics
  • IIT-M working on tech to generate power from estuaries
  • IIT-M, CII team up to promote innovative green startups
  • Central Leather Research Institute’s eco-friendly leather technology set to go abroad
  • Discover mangrove forests inside Chennai’s Adyar Poonga
  • Share your ideas for reviving Chennai’s Buckingham Canal
  • CUBE, Environment Lab of IIT Madras to be launched in May
  • Third phase of Adyar eco-restoration to begin soon
  • Turning e-waste to electricity: IIT Madras innovation is looking for takers
  • This is how our college campuses say no to plastic
  • IIT-M student designs system to recycle urine
  • IIT Madras students bag two of top three prizes in waste management innovation challenge
  • Conserving Adyar’s biodiversity
  • 17-year-old girl helps Adyar, RA Puram go plastic-free
  • How Chennai’s Theosophical Society maintains its greenery even in the summer
  • Zero-waste homes have been a way of life for these Chennai women
  • Here is a guide to a Chennai eco-spot-hopping
  • Residents join effort to harness rainwater
  • Green worship: These Chennai temples show the way by composting floral waste
  • Chennai water crisis: 71 year old ‘Rain Man’ helps hundreds recharge their groundwater
  • IIT Madras converts petroleum waste toluene into useful product
  • Chennai supermarket embraces environment-friendly banana leaves to wrap veggies
  • Chennai gets a tree ambulance to relocate and revive trees
  • Want PVC-free yoga mats? This Chennai woman shows you how
  • Green Updates for Chennai in Specific Categories

  • Rent,reuse,reduce with cutlery in Chennai
  • Dry waste disposal to get smarter in Chennai
  • Grass covers Athipattu dump yard, opens up green possibilities
  • IIT-Madras students to help manage garbage in Chennai
  • Converting waste to manure at the ward level: A first-hand account
  • Zero Waste Chennai: Planning for a garbage-free city
  • Corporation begins selling manure in malls
  • Corporation ropes in farmers to sell manure made at its compost centres
  • How animator Jegadha nudges change about managing waste
  • Corporation shows way with big compost garden in its building
  • St Thomas Mount sets up vermicompost yard
  • Waste and the city: What I learnt at the Venkatamangalam composting yard
  • Chennai corporation adding colour to garbage cans
  • Chennai mapping its waste infrastructure
  • Want to learn about recycling and segregation? Attend a garbage party
  • Kabadiwalla Connect: going the e-way for waste management
  • IIT Grad’s Innovation ‘Smartly’ Clears Out Overflowing Garbage Bins!
  • Temple shows the way to greener future with biogas plants
  • Nochikuppam: one step away from achieving an improbable zero-waste status
  • Lessons from a school garden: Growing fruits and vegetables to composting!
  • Zero-waste homes have been a way of life for these Chennai women
  • Corporation starts composting at Krishnapuri Park
  • Green worship: These Chennai temples show the way by composting floral waste
  • Zero waste homes for a clean and green city
  • Three bio-CNG plants to treat 300 tonnes of bio-waste in Chennai
  • Terrace garden blooms at this ‘zero waste’ home in Chennai
  • Zero waste Chennai initiative kicks off in Anna Nagar
  • Chennai couple collects discarded bottles, upcycles them into gorgeous art
  • Meet the man who recycles junk into art
  • Sustainable waste processing at Sri Asthika Samajam
  • RA Puram biogas plant revived, powers Amma canteen
  • Chennai Green Updates for Types of Location

  • IIT Madras team develops world's first Iron-ion battery
  • IIT Madras Hosts First Abdul Kalam Conference On ‘Sustainable Development At Sustainable Cost’
  • This startup is building shared mobility for corporate campuses and townships
  • IIT-Madras startup Swadha Energies raises funds from IAN
  • IIT-Madras sets up India’s 1st solar-powered desalination plant
  • IIT-Madras students to help manage garbage in Chennai
  • IIT Madras finds an eco-friendly way to degrade plastics
  • IIT-M working on tech to generate power from estuaries
  • How Team Infieon from SRM is setting the bar for energy-efficient automobiles at the Eco-marathon
  • IIT-M, CII team up to promote innovative green startups
  • An eco-friendly napkin made from cellulose derivatives
  • Global Adjustments Foundation comes up with cloth bag-making initiative
  • CUBE, Environment Lab of IIT Madras to be launched in May
  • Turning e-waste to electricity: IIT Madras innovation is looking for takers
  • This is how our college campuses say no to plastic
  • IIT-M student designs system to recycle urine
  • IIT Madras students bag two of top three prizes in waste management innovation challenge
  • Conserving Adyar’s biodiversity
  • Anna University shows the way in water conservation
  • Using nanotech, Chennai engineers are producing potable water from thin air!
  • An ambient air purifier for the outdoors
  • Recycling water Chennai’s only hope
  • Women’s Christian College is teaching women to be entrepreneurs and eco-warriors simultaneously
  • IIT Madras converts petroleum waste toluene into useful product
  • Chennai Duo stop 5000+ tonnes of waste from reaching landfills and helps farmers
  • What Chennai could learn from cycle-sharing in IIT Madras
  • Anna University to start bicycle sharing system on campus
  • Anna University to get climate studio for climate change and adaptation research
  • Government to launch Solar Energy Harnessing Centre at IIT Madras for research on solar cells.
  • IIT Madras is modifying an eco-friendly construction material to make affordable homes in India
  • Chennai engineering students develop an air cooler that can run without power
  • IIT Madras and NIOT researchers developing turbines to convert wave energy to power
  • IIT Madras, Anna University to jointly research on solar energy
  • IIT Madras ties up with Italian company Sotacarbo to boost India's sustainable energy research
  • Workshop highlights sustainable water management techniques for OMR residents
  • Canna plant may be able to solve your water woes
  • Chennaites use 60% power on cooling: survey
  • ‘Swachh Bharat’ award to a gated community in Alwarpet
  • Regal Palm Gardens residents at Velachery compost green waste
  • From dumping ground to public park: Besant Nagar residents show how!
  • This Chennai woman gives a tour of her garden to everyone who comes home
  • Technology driven solutions for a thirsty Chennai
  • Home gardeners tips for the summer
  • Nochikuppam: one step away from achieving an improbable zero-waste status
  • Growing 50+ veggies & fruits at home, Chennai woman makes her own organic soaps!
  • Gardening makes this couple’s old age fruitful
  • Zero-waste homes have been a way of life for these Chennai women
  • Chennai boy’s love for gardening now helps city folks grow their own food!
  • Have you tried the Miyawaki method of afforestation?
  • Chennai woman plants everything from strawberries to brinjals and beans.
  • Well done! Stories of how reviving old wells can benefit residents
  • Zero waste homes for a clean and green city
  • Want to set up a terrace garden? Let Chennai’s top terrace gardener guide you!
  • Grown over 35 years, Chennai man’s home forest has 350+ of India’s rarest plants
  • This Chennai city apartment saved over 30,000 litres in just an hour
  • How to raise a farm in an urban nook
  • Terrace garden blooms at this ‘zero waste’ home in Chennai
  • Heights of Hydroponics: Meet the Chennai man who grows 6,000 plants in 80 sq ft space!
  • Going zero-waste may not be as difficult as we think; here’s why
  • Chennai company comes up with innovative device that cuts water consumption by 95 percent
  • Chennai water crisis: 71 year old ‘Rain Man’ helps hundreds recharge their groundwater
  • On a cool jaunt inside an eco-friendly house
  • The sparrow saviour who distributed 1700 nests across India
  • Chennai Duo stop 5000+ tonnes of waste from reaching landfills and helps farmers
  • Meet the zero-waste Chennai family growing 50+ varieties of organic veggies
  • Trashman: Garbage collection from houses in Chennai goes hi-tech
  • This man’s rainwater harvesting method could help save water for only Rs 250
  • Man quits corporate career to embrace indigenous architecture and build eco friendly homes
  • Chennai architects design and retrofit homes to make them eco friendly
  • All you need to know about rooftop solar power connection for your Chennai home
  • The ‘Tree Man of India’ is leading the charge against global warming, one tree at a time.
  • IIT Madras is modifying an eco-friendly construction material to make affordable homes in India
  • Chennai Architect Reuses Waste, Uses Mud & Timber to Build Green Homes!
  • A giant step towards sustainable living
  • Pallikaranai apartment shows the way towards greener living
  • 80 Chennai Families Create Sustainable Street, Win Green Award by TN Govt!
  • Water saving innovations in Chennai
  • Chennai homes go for eco-friendly Kolus
  • A ward-level solution to plastic waste using pyrolysis
  • Eco-friendly Chennai residential communities felicitated with Green Awards
  • Minsarathai Semippom Initiative: Small steps for big change
  • As Chennai Struggles For Water, This Man Has Enough For 6 Months!
  • Ather Energy Launches New Compact Home Charger Ather Dot
  • SOWA Apartment in Pallikaranai turns goes solar to power common facilities
  • Eco-friendly Vinayakas make inroads into Namma Chennai
  • Soon, Chennai residents will pay water bill based on usage
  • Dry waste disposal to get smarter in Chennai
  • Did you check emissions from your new vehicle?
  • From Chennai to Mumbai on a solar-powered tuk tuk
  • Converting waste to manure at the ward level: A first-hand account
  • Cycling from K K Nagar to Pondy to create awareness on pollution
  • TN govt inks pact with German bank to purchase eco-friendly buses
  • Soon, take in city’s sights on a cycle
  • Besant Nagar offering us a few lessons about species adaptation
  • Elliot’s Beach Road in Besant Nagar gets recharge wells
  • Recharge wells: solution to flooding and water scarcity
  • Chennai corporation adding colour to garbage cans
  • Sustainable Transport: When a workforce cycles to office
  • Open space near Mandaveli MRTS station gets fresh life, thanks to sustained efforts of resident associations
  • IIT Grad’s Innovation ‘Smartly’ Clears Out Overflowing Garbage Bins!
  • A combination of planned and natural greening on ECR
  • Residents join effort to harness rainwater
  • 'Punnai' trees make a comeback with the help of locals
  • Chennai folks harvest rainwater along roadside to recharge groundwater!
  • Water recharge, clean energy projects nearing completion
  • Chennai first in India to enter e-bus network model
  • Chennai looks at a battery-powered future
  • Chennai couple undertake epic 500-km cycling tour across Europe
  • Smart bike stations at 15 new locations in the city
  • Chennai gets a tree ambulance to relocate and revive trees
  • Ather Energy to set up 55 charging stations in Chennai
  • TN government to instal 25 air quality monitoring stations
  • Chennai civic body mulls Mambalam canal makeover with walkways and parks
  • Chennai lake serves as model waterbody to activists of other States
  • 9 system ponds in Ambattur get a face-lift, thanks to efforts of a Chennai-based NGO
  • Another lake in Ambattur gets to hold water instead of garbage
  • Polluted Korattur lake to be converted into eco-park, thanks to locals
  • Chennaiites come together to save Oragadam’s Thamarai kulam
  • Perungudi residents have big plans for their lake
  • Hyacinth out, sewer plugged, three water bodies restored
  • Lessons from Chetpet: How to save lakes
  • NDRF launches ‘Clean Cooum Campaign’ to restore polluted waterway
  • Water bodies in Chennai get a new lease of life
  • Ex-mariner’s innovation has stopped 30K tonnes of trash from reaching the ocean!
  • Share your ideas for reviving Chennai’s Buckingham Canal
  • Citizen groups are reclaiming Chennai’s water bodies
  • Third phase of Adyar eco-restoration to begin soon
  • Three ponds in Perungalathur get a new lease of life
  • Pallikaranai marsh: Chennai’s only surviving wetland ecosystem
  • This former Google employee is on a mission to restore lakes across India
  • Looking beyond the Chennai city, at the Chennai watershed
  • Three ponds in Perungalathur get a new lease of life
  • Sustainable restoration for Kovalam Muttukadu Basin, Mambalam Canal
  • In drought hit Chennai, ICF lake in Villivakkam remains an oasis
  • Chennai corporation to tap BARC technology to restore Villivakkam lake
  • How Chennai lost its water, a story that should worry you
  • Redrawing Chennai’s lake restoration map
  • From 50 sq km to just three in 30 years: Chennai’s Pallikaranai marsh is just about to vanish
  • TNPCB to help restore Chennai rivers
  • Chennai Green Updates useful for Users Segment

  • IIT Madras team develops world's first Iron-ion battery
  • Chennai engg grad invents simple test to check authenticity of organic food!
  • IIT Madras Hosts First Abdul Kalam Conference On ‘Sustainable Development At Sustainable Cost’
  • Canna plant may be able to solve your water woes
  • IIT-Madras sets up India’s 1st solar-powered desalination plant
  • IIT Madras finds an eco-friendly way to degrade plastics
  • IIT-M working on tech to generate power from estuaries
  • How Team Infieon from SRM is setting the bar for energy-efficient automobiles at the Eco-marathon
  • Ex-mariner’s innovation has stopped 30K tonnes of trash from reaching the ocean!
  • IIT-M, CII team up to promote innovative green startups
  • A Chennai-built solar car is headed to Australia
  • Central Leather Research Institute’s eco-friendly leather technology set to go abroad
  • CUBE, Environment Lab of IIT Madras to be launched in May
  • Turning e-waste to electricity: IIT Madras innovation is looking for takers
  • IIT-M student designs system to recycle urine
  • IIT Grad’s Innovation ‘Smartly’ Clears Out Overflowing Garbage Bins!
  • IIT Madras students bag two of top three prizes in waste management innovation challenge
  • Grown over 35 years, Chennai man’s home forest has 350+ of India’s rarest plants
  • Using nanotech, Chennai engineers are producing potable water from thin air!
  • An ambient air purifier for the outdoors
  • Chennai startup’s army of microbes cleans & saves water!
  • Recycling water Chennai’s only hope
  • Recycle and reuse: Plan to convert 260 MLD sewage into freshwater
  • IIT Madras converts petroleum waste toluene into useful product
  • Anna University to get climate studio for climate change and adaptation research
  • Indigenous ROV developed in Chennai conducts climate change studies.
  • Government to launch Solar Energy Harnessing Centre at IIT Madras for research on solar cells.
  • IIT Madras launches CoE in climate change impact on coastal infrastructure
  • IIT Madras is modifying an eco-friendly construction material to make affordable homes in India
  • Looking beyond the Chennai city, at the Chennai watershed
  • Chennai Architect Reuses Waste, Uses Mud & Timber to Build Green Homes!
  • Chennai engineering students develop an air cooler that can run without power
  • A whale of a waste management initiative
  • A ward-level solution to plastic waste using pyrolysis
  • Chennai lab develops microbes to eat away oil spill
  • IIT Madras and NIOT researchers developing turbines to convert wave energy to power
  • IIT Madras, Anna University to jointly research on solar energy
  • IIT Madras ties up with Italian company Sotacarbo to boost India's sustainable energy research
  • IIT Madras Startup Uses Microbes to Treat Wastewater
  • Chennai-based start-up is set to unleash the power of ‘industrial probiotics’
  • Innovation paves way for charging battery using wind energy
  • IIT Madras Team Develops World's First Iron-Ion Battery, Cheaper and Safer than Lithium Ion
  • CLRI’s biocatalyst cuts effluent discharge during leather processing
  • IIT Madras team develops world's first Iron-ion battery
  • Small steps to make your office space greener
  • This startup is building shared mobility for corporate campuses and townships
  • IIT-Madras startup Swadha Energies raises funds from IAN
  • Demand for green bags up, small units to get big deals
  • Thermax opens new unit at SriCity; to manufacture chillers, heat pumps
  • Corporation school in Basin Bridge turns to the sun for energy
  • Smart city funds to support rooftop solar projects
  • From Chennai to Mumbai on a solar-powered tuk tuk
  • ITC bags top spot plus Green and Packaging Awards
  • Sustainability efforts by Chennai’s hotels
  • Daily life essentials made eco-friendly by Chennaiites
  • An eco-friendly test drive with Ather
  • IDP Education launches their first-ever eco-friendly digital campus in India
  • How Team Infieon from SRM is setting the bar for energy-efficient automobiles at the Eco-marathon
  • Grundfos: Mitigating Energy And Water Solutions With A Green Transition
  • IIT-M, CII team up to promote innovative green startups
  • An eco-friendly napkin made from cellulose derivatives
  • TN govt inks pact with German bank to purchase eco-friendly buses
  • Corporation ropes in farmers to sell manure made at its compost centres
  • CUBE, Environment Lab of IIT Madras to be launched in May
  • This Fashion Week, focus on sustainable clothing
  • Plastic-free wedding: Chennai family shows the way!
  • Ekagrata, a social enterprise, provides employment opportunities to PwDs
  • MadrAsian will you give you a dining experience that will leave you environmentally woke
  • Technology driven solutions for a thirsty Chennai
  • Kabadiwalla Connect: going the e-way for waste management
  • IIT Madras students bag two of top three prizes in waste management innovation challenge
  • The Conscious Market brings which focuses on veganism and sustainability comes to Chennai
  • Chennai chefs join hands with farmers for organic brunch
  • Chennai's Sante Spa Cuisine shines the limelight on clean eating
  • Grand Chola in Chennai - one of the world’s largest LEED Platinum rated hotel
  • New TIDEL Park at Pattabiram to be a 25-storey green building.
  • Growing 50+ veggies & fruits at home, Chennai woman makes her own organic soaps!
  • When saris go green using natural fibres
  • Want a low-cost, green & gorgeous office? Award-winning architect makes it happen
  • Chennai ranks fourth among Indian cities with 313 projects for going green
  • Zero waste homes for a clean and green city
  • Using palm leaves, this couple is making eco-friendly tableware and cutlery
  • Plastic ban inspires a Chennai man to develop eco-friendly alternative to plastic straws
  • 73 year old man turns 200 acre land into organic farm
  • Want to set up a terrace garden? Let Chennai’s top terrace gardener guide you!
  • Chennai couple develop new tech, turn 150 tons of plastic waste into low-cost fuel
  • Using nanotech, Chennai engineers are producing potable water from thin air!
  • An ambient air purifier for the outdoors
  • Chennai startup’s army of microbes cleans & saves water!
  • Chennai looks at a battery-powered future
  • Govt initiative in Chennai supports female organic farmers
  • Heights of Hydroponics: Meet the Chennai man who grows 6,000 plants in 80 sq ft space!
  • Chennai's Farmer and Co puts together organic produce from many States
  • Natural soaps and skincare products from Chennai entrepreneurs
  • Traditional utensils get spiced up with modern marketing
  • Connecting sustainable start-ups
  • Going zero-waste may not be as difficult as we think; here’s why
  • Zero waste Chennai initiative kicks off in Anna Nagar
  • Chennai company comes up with innovative device that cuts water consumption by 95 percent
  • Chennai supermarket embraces environment-friendly banana leaves to wrap veggies
  • Chennai Duo stop 5000+ tonnes of waste from reaching landfills and helps farmers
  • Meet the zero-waste Chennai family growing 50+ varieties of organic veggies
  • Trashman: Garbage collection from houses in Chennai goes hi-tech
  • This man’s rainwater harvesting method could help save water for only Rs 250
  • Man quits corporate career to embrace indigenous architecture and build eco friendly homes
  • City youth showcase their entrepreneurial skills at the Chennai Corporation’s Kuppai Thiruvizhai
  • Chennai couple collects discarded bottles, upcycles them into gorgeous art
  • Chennai architects design and retrofit homes to make them eco friendly
  • ChooseMyBicycle gears up to become a one-stop shop for all your cycling needs
  • What Chennai could learn from cycle-sharing in IIT Madras
  • Anna University to start bicycle sharing system on campus
  • Smart bike stations at 15 new locations in the city
  • Greater Chennai Corporation’s 662 buildings to get solar panels under Smart City Program
  • All you need to know about rooftop solar power connection for your Chennai home
  • Ather Energy to set up 55 charging stations in Chennai
  • Chennai airport’s main runway to be powered by solar panels
  • 4 Chennai Restaurants Ditching Plastic For Sustainable Alternatives!
  • Reed Seed - India brand Dharini shows you how many fibers and reeds of India can be used at home
  • IIT Madras is modifying an eco-friendly construction material to make affordable homes in India
  • Three ponds in Perungalathur get a new lease of life
  • Chennai Architect Reuses Waste, Uses Mud & Timber to Build Green Homes!
  • How this Chennai-based startup uses artificial intelligence to impact the lives of aqua farmers in India
  • Conscious consumerism with sustainable fashion
  • Want PVC-free yoga mats? This Chennai woman shows you how
  • This new eco salon in Chennai will repurpose the water from your hair wash and says no to paper bills
  • Chennai engineering students develop an air cooler that can run without power
  • A ward-level solution to plastic waste using pyrolysis
  • Chennai lab develops microbes to eat away oil spill
  • IIT Madras and NIOT researchers developing turbines to convert wave energy to power
  • Solar power plant set up on roof of CMBT metro station in Chennai
  • IIT Madras Startup Uses Microbes to Treat Wastewater
  • Chennai-based start-up is set to unleash the power of ‘industrial probiotics’
  • Innovation paves way for charging battery using wind energy
  • CLRI’s biocatalyst cuts effluent discharge during leather processing
  • Chennai to see 100 women-driven electric autos soon: Yasmeen Jawahar, CEO, Makkal Auto
  • Chennai Startup WayCool Gives You Fresh & Healthy Food, Helps 35000 Farmers Earn More!
  • Land identified for solar panels at Chennai airport
  • Chennai civic body mulls Mambalam canal makeover with walkways and parks
  • Transport lessons for Chennai from London
  • IIT Madras Hosts First Abdul Kalam Conference On ‘Sustainable Development At Sustainable Cost’
  • Workshop highlights sustainable water management techniques for OMR residents
  • Making Chennai a water-wise city
  • Greater Chennai Corporation set to recycle textile waste
  • Dry waste disposal to get smarter in Chennai
  • A little imagination in your corner is all it takes to green a city
  • Canna plant may be able to solve your water woes
  • City settlements draw names from their green past
  • 67 new parks in Chennai to give added areas more breathing space
  • 9 system ponds in Ambattur get a face-lift, thanks to efforts of a Chennai-based NGO
  • Another lake in Ambattur gets to hold water instead of garbage
  • Chennaiites come together to save Oragadam’s Thamarai kulam
  • Grass covers Athipattu dump yard, opens up green possibilities
  • Mangal Eri project on revival mode
  • Corporation school in Basin Bridge turns to the sun for energy
  • Chennaites use 60% power on cooling: survey
  • IIT-Madras sets up India’s 1st solar-powered desalination plant
  • Hyacinth out, sewer plugged, three water bodies restored
  • Converting waste to manure at the ward level: A first-hand account
  • Lessons from Chetpet: How to save lakes
  • CMRL to recycle water from ACs in stations, use it for drinking
  • Zero Waste Chennai: Planning for a garbage-free city
  • NDRF launches ‘Clean Cooum Campaign’ to restore polluted waterway
  • Water bodies in Chennai get a new lease of life
  • Eco Kitchen serves up empowerment by providing women with green food kiosks
  • ‘Swachh Bharat’ award to a gated community in Alwarpet
  • Eureka Forbes opts for eco-friendly packaging
  • Ex-mariner’s innovation has stopped 30K tonnes of trash from reaching the ocean!
  • TN govt inks pact with German bank to purchase eco-friendly buses
  • Central Leather Research Institute’s eco-friendly leather technology set to go abroad
  • Regal Palm Gardens residents at Velachery compost green waste
  • Discover mangrove forests inside Chennai’s Adyar Poonga
  • Corporation ropes in farmers to sell manure made at its compost centres
  • Corporation shows way with big compost garden in its building
  • St Thomas Mount sets up vermicompost yard
  • Civic body turns waste composting yard near Chennai into a mini forest
  • Chennai Corporation plans to decentralise waste management
  • Panchayat in Chennai's suburbs turns fruit wastes into organic toilet cleaner
  • Waste and the city: What I learnt at the Venkatamangalam composting yard
  • From dumping ground to public park: Besant Nagar residents show how!
  • Recharge wells: solution to flooding and water scarcity
  • Share your ideas for reviving Chennai’s Buckingham Canal
  • CUBE, Environment Lab of IIT Madras to be launched in May
  • Citizen groups are reclaiming Chennai’s water bodies
  • Chennai corporation adding colour to garbage cans
  • Chennai mapping its waste infrastructure
  • Third phase of Adyar eco-restoration to begin soon
  • Open space near Mandaveli MRTS station gets fresh life, thanks to sustained efforts of resident associations
  • This is how our college campuses say no to plastic
  • Once thirsty, Chennai Cantt now a model for others
  • IIT Grad’s Innovation ‘Smartly’ Clears Out Overflowing Garbage Bins!
  • Temple shows the way to greener future with biogas plants
  • Nochikuppam: one step away from achieving an improbable zero-waste status
  • Enter the jungle: Where in this busy city would you find 150 species of birds?
  • New TIDEL Park at Pattabiram to be a 25-storey green building.
  • Conserving Adyar’s biodiversity
  • A combination of planned and natural greening on ECR
  • When saris go green using natural fibres
  • Anna University shows the way in water conservation
  • Chennai: 100 corporation schools to grow vegetables for noon meal
  • Corporation starts composting at Krishnapuri Park
  • Residents join effort to harness rainwater
  • Temple tanks promise long-term benefits for neighbourhood
  • Green worship: These Chennai temples show the way by composting floral waste
  • Chennai: Smart dispensers to save water spillage
  • For 17 years, this Chennai fisherman has rescued hundreds of turtles from trawlers
  • A ‘green’ app to fix Chennai’s water woes using century-old research on trees
  • Chennai couple develop new tech, turn 150 tons of plastic waste into low-cost fuel
  • Chennai folks harvest rainwater along roadside to recharge groundwater!
  • Water recharge, clean energy projects nearing completion
  • Chennai first in India to enter e-bus network model
  • Chennai looks at a battery-powered future
  • Three bio-CNG plants to treat 300 tonnes of bio-waste in Chennai
  • Govt initiative in Chennai supports female organic farmers
  • Temples go back to basics, say no to plastics
  • Living with a ban on plastic: Tips from P Natarajan, Namma Ooru Foundation
  • Recycling water Chennai’s only hope
  • Three ponds in Perungalathur get a new lease of life
  • Recycle and reuse: Plan to convert 260 MLD sewage into freshwater
  • Pallikaranai marsh: Chennai’s only surviving wetland ecosystem
  • Zero waste Chennai initiative kicks off in Anna Nagar
  • Chennai water crisis: 71 year old ‘Rain Man’ helps hundreds recharge their groundwater
  • Women’s Christian College is teaching women to be entrepreneurs and eco-warriors simultaneously
  • This former Google employee is on a mission to restore lakes across India
  • City youth showcase their entrepreneurial skills at the Chennai Corporation’s Kuppai Thiruvizhai
  • Smart bike stations at 15 new locations in the city
  • Chennai gets a tree ambulance to relocate and revive trees
  • Anna University to get climate studio for climate change and adaptation research
  • Indigenous ROV developed in Chennai conducts climate change studies.
  • Greater Chennai Corporation’s 662 buildings to get solar panels under Smart City Program
  • Government to launch Solar Energy Harnessing Centre at IIT Madras for research on solar cells.
  • All you need to know about rooftop solar power connection for your Chennai home
  • Ather Energy to set up 55 charging stations in Chennai
  • Chennai airport’s main runway to be powered by solar panels
  • IIT Madras launches CoE in climate change impact on coastal infrastructure
  • The ‘Tree Man of India’ is leading the charge against global warming, one tree at a time.
  • Looking beyond the Chennai city, at the Chennai watershed
  • 3 more Metro stations in Chennai get solar power plant
  • 14 CMRL Underground Station receive IGBC’s Platinum Rating
  • Sustainable restoration for Kovalam Muttukadu Basin, Mambalam Canal
  • 80 Chennai Families Create Sustainable Street, Win Green Award by TN Govt!
  • A ward-level solution to plastic waste using pyrolysis
  • Eco-friendly Chennai residential communities felicitated with Green Awards
  • In drought hit Chennai, ICF lake in Villivakkam remains an oasis
  • Chennai lab develops microbes to eat away oil spill
  • Central railway station all set to tap solar energy
  • RA Puram biogas plant revived, powers Amma canteen
  • How Chennai lost its water, a story that should worry you
  • Redrawing Chennai’s lake restoration map
  • Soon, Chennai residents will pay water bill based on usage
  • From 50 sq km to just three in 30 years: Chennai’s Pallikaranai marsh is just about to vanish
  • TN government to instal 25 air quality monitoring stations
  • TNPCB to help restore Chennai rivers
  • Chennai civic body wants FMCG firms to buy back plastic waste
  • Chennai's bio-medical waste disposal to be monitored monthly by 16-member committee
  • CLRI’s biocatalyst cuts effluent discharge during leather processing
  • TN Chief Minister flags off first electric bus in Chennai
  • Chennai Startup WayCool Gives You Fresh & Healthy Food, Helps 35000 Farmers Earn More!
  • Land identified for solar panels at Chennai airport
  • Chennai engg grad invents simple test to check authenticity of organic food!
  • Small steps to make your office space greener
  • Chennai civic body mulls Mambalam canal makeover with walkways and parks
  • Workshop highlights sustainable water management techniques for OMR residents
  • This startup is building shared mobility for corporate campuses and townships
  • Rent,reuse,reduce with cutlery in Chennai
  • Chennai lake serves as model waterbody to activists of other States
  • Dry waste disposal to get smarter in Chennai
  • Organic food & rainwater harvesting: Chennai woman’s zero-waste house is goals
  • Canna plant may be able to solve your water woes
  • Did you check emissions from your new vehicle?
  • Demand for green bags up, small units to get big deals
  • City settlements draw names from their green past
  • Ayapakkam resident's tree-planting initiative has been going from strength to strength
  • 67 new parks in Chennai to give added areas more breathing space
  • 9 system ponds in Ambattur get a face-lift, thanks to efforts of a Chennai-based NGO
  • Another lake in Ambattur gets to hold water instead of garbage
  • Chennaiites come together to save Oragadam’s Thamarai kulam
  • Grass covers Athipattu dump yard, opens up green possibilities
  • A small but effective green family planted more than 1,200 saplings
  • Mangal Eri project on revival mode
  • Smart city funds to support rooftop solar projects
  • From Chennai to Mumbai on a solar-powered tuk tuk
  • Chennaites use 60% power on cooling: survey
  • Perungudi residents have big plans for their lake
  • Hyacinth out, sewer plugged, three water bodies restored
  • IIT-Madras students to help manage garbage in Chennai
  • Converting waste to manure at the ward level: A first-hand account
  • Lessons from Chetpet: How to save lakes
  • Medmix:Celebrating 50 years of a handmade tale
  • CMRL to recycle water from ACs in stations, use it for drinking
  • Daily life essentials made eco-friendly by Chennaiites
  • Zero Waste Chennai: Planning for a garbage-free city
  • NDRF launches ‘Clean Cooum Campaign’ to restore polluted waterway
  • Water bodies in Chennai get a new lease of life
  • Eco Kitchen serves up empowerment by providing women with green food kiosks
  • ‘Swachh Bharat’ award to a gated community in Alwarpet
  • Chennai’s Garden Store meets the green needs of the urban space
  • An eco-friendly test drive with Ather
  • Cycling from K K Nagar to Pondy to create awareness on pollution
  • An eco-friendly napkin made from cellulose derivatives
  • Regal Palm Gardens residents at Velachery compost green waste
  • Discover mangrove forests inside Chennai’s Adyar Poonga
  • Corporation begins selling manure in malls
  • Craftsmen showcase indigenous skills at eco friendly exhibition
  • How animator Jegadha nudges change about managing waste
  • Corporation shows way with big compost garden in its building
  • St Thomas Mount sets up vermicompost yard
  • Civic body turns waste composting yard near Chennai into a mini forest
  • Chennai Corporation plans to decentralise waste management
  • Panchayat in Chennai's suburbs turns fruit wastes into organic toilet cleaner
  • Waste and the city: What I learnt at the Venkatamangalam composting yard
  • He walks to stay trim, he picks up plastic on the way
  • Global Adjustments Foundation comes up with cloth bag-making initiative
  • Soon, take in city’s sights on a cycle
  • From dumping ground to public park: Besant Nagar residents show how!
  • Besant Nagar offering us a few lessons about species adaptation
  • Elliot’s Beach Road in Besant Nagar gets recharge wells
  • Recharge wells: solution to flooding and water scarcity
  • Share your ideas for reviving Chennai’s Buckingham Canal
  • Citizen groups are reclaiming Chennai’s water bodies
  • This Fashion Week, focus on sustainable clothing
  • This Chennai woman gives a tour of her garden to everyone who comes home
  • TN woman helps schools, anganwadis build edible gardens for students!
  • Chennai corporation adding colour to garbage cans
  • Plastic-free wedding: Chennai family shows the way!
  • Going green: Schools put zero waste action in plan
  • Want to learn about recycling and segregation? Attend a garbage party
  • Ekagrata, a social enterprise, provides employment opportunities to PwDs
  • Sustainable Transport: When a workforce cycles to office
  • Connecting urbanites to safe food and sustainable farming
  • Open space near Mandaveli MRTS station gets fresh life, thanks to sustained efforts of resident associations
  • MadrAsian will you give you a dining experience that will leave you environmentally woke
  • Technology driven solutions for a thirsty Chennai
  • Kabadiwalla Connect: going the e-way for waste management
  • IIT Grad’s Innovation ‘Smartly’ Clears Out Overflowing Garbage Bins!
  • The Conscious Market brings which focuses on veganism and sustainability comes to Chennai
  • Home gardeners tips for the summer
  • Chennai chefs join hands with farmers for organic brunch
  • Chennai's Sante Spa Cuisine shines the limelight on clean eating
  • Redwood Montessori returns with seventh organic fair
  • Nochikuppam: one step away from achieving an improbable zero-waste status
  • Enter the jungle: Where in this busy city would you find 150 species of birds?
  • Here’s what you must know before you plant another tree in Chennai
  • 17-year-old girl helps Adyar, RA Puram go plastic-free
  • How Chennai’s Theosophical Society maintains its greenery even in the summer
  • Orgain Farmers Market launches new outlet to mark completion of five years
  • Growing 50+ veggies & fruits at home, Chennai woman makes her own organic soaps!
  • Gardening makes this couple’s old age fruitful
  • Lessons from a school garden: Growing fruits and vegetables to composting!
  • Zero-waste homes have been a way of life for these Chennai women
  • When saris go green using natural fibres
  • Man gave up corporate job to grow organic food
  • Here is a guide to a Chennai eco-spot-hopping
  • Chennai boy’s love for gardening now helps city folks grow their own food!
  • Have you tried the Miyawaki method of afforestation?
  • Want a low-cost, green & gorgeous office? Award-winning architect makes it happen
  • Chennai woman plants everything from strawberries to brinjals and beans.
  • Chennai ranks fourth among Indian cities with 313 projects for going green
  • Corporation starts composting at Krishnapuri Park
  • Residents join effort to harness rainwater
  • 'Punnai' trees make a comeback with the help of locals
  • Temple tanks promise long-term benefits for neighbourhood
  • Green worship: These Chennai temples show the way by composting floral waste
  • Terrace garden at Corporation office in Mylapore
  • Well done! Stories of how reviving old wells can benefit residents
  • Zero waste homes for a clean and green city
  • Using palm leaves, this couple is making eco-friendly tableware and cutlery
  • Plastic ban inspires a Chennai man to develop eco-friendly alternative to plastic straws
  • For 17 years, this Chennai fisherman has rescued hundreds of turtles from trawlers
  • 73 year old man turns 200 acre land into organic farm
  • Want to set up a terrace garden? Let Chennai’s top terrace gardener guide you!
  • A ‘green’ app to fix Chennai’s water woes using century-old research on trees
  • Chennai folks harvest rainwater along roadside to recharge groundwater!
  • Grown over 35 years, Chennai man’s home forest has 350+ of India’s rarest plants
  • Using nanotech, Chennai engineers are producing potable water from thin air!
  • Chennai startup’s army of microbes cleans & saves water!
  • This Chennai city apartment saved over 30,000 litres in just an hour
  • How to raise a farm in an urban nook
  • Chennai looks at a battery-powered future
  • Govt initiative in Chennai supports female organic farmers
  • Terrace garden blooms at this ‘zero waste’ home in Chennai
  • Heights of Hydroponics: Meet the Chennai man who grows 6,000 plants in 80 sq ft space!
  • Chennai's Farmer and Co puts together organic produce from many States
  • Natural soaps and skincare products from Chennai entrepreneurs
  • Traditional utensils get spiced up with modern marketing
  • Temples go back to basics, say no to plastics
  • Connecting sustainable start-ups
  • Going zero-waste may not be as difficult as we think; here’s why
  • Living with a ban on plastic: Tips from P Natarajan, Namma Ooru Foundation
  • Three ponds in Perungalathur get a new lease of life
  • Pallikaranai marsh: Chennai’s only surviving wetland ecosystem
  • Chennai company comes up with innovative device that cuts water consumption by 95 percent
  • Chennai water crisis: 71 year old ‘Rain Man’ helps hundreds recharge their groundwater
  • Women’s Christian College is teaching women to be entrepreneurs and eco-warriors simultaneously
  • On a cool jaunt inside an eco-friendly house
  • The sparrow saviour who distributed 1700 nests across India
  • Chennai supermarket embraces environment-friendly banana leaves to wrap veggies
  • This former Google employee is on a mission to restore lakes across India
  • Chennai Duo stop 5000+ tonnes of waste from reaching landfills and helps farmers
  • Meet the zero-waste Chennai family growing 50+ varieties of organic veggies
  • Trashman: Garbage collection from houses in Chennai goes hi-tech
  • This man’s rainwater harvesting method could help save water for only Rs 250
  • Man quits corporate career to embrace indigenous architecture and build eco friendly homes
  • Chennai couple collects discarded bottles, upcycles them into gorgeous art
  • Chennai architects design and retrofit homes to make them eco friendly
  • ChooseMyBicycle gears up to become a one-stop shop for all your cycling needs
  • Chennai couple undertake epic 500-km cycling tour across Europe
  • Smart bike stations at 15 new locations in the city
  • Chennai gets a tree ambulance to relocate and revive trees
  • All you need to know about rooftop solar power connection for your Chennai home
  • Ather Energy to set up 55 charging stations in Chennai
  • The ‘Tree Man of India’ is leading the charge against global warming, one tree at a time.
  • 4 Chennai Restaurants Ditching Plastic For Sustainable Alternatives!
  • Reed Seed - India brand Dharini shows you how many fibers and reeds of India can be used at home
  • Meet the man who recycles junk into art
  • IIT Madras is modifying an eco-friendly construction material to make affordable homes in India
  • Looking beyond the Chennai city, at the Chennai watershed
  • Three ponds in Perungalathur get a new lease of life
  • Chennai Architect Reuses Waste, Uses Mud & Timber to Build Green Homes!
  • Conscious consumerism with sustainable fashion
  • Eco-friendly soaps with skin-loving ingredients
  • Everwards India offers eco-friendly alternatives for everyday products
  • A giant step towards sustainable living
  • Want PVC-free yoga mats? This Chennai woman shows you how
  • Trust in Chennai shows how eco-friendly weddings can be achieved
  • Pallikaranai apartment shows the way towards greener living
  • 3 more Metro stations in Chennai get solar power plant
  • 14 CMRL Underground Station receive IGBC’s Platinum Rating
  • This new eco salon in Chennai will repurpose the water from your hair wash and says no to paper bills
  • Young student champions of sustainability from a Chennai school
  • 80 Chennai Families Create Sustainable Street, Win Green Award by TN Govt!
  • A whale of a waste management initiative
  • Sustainable waste processing at Sri Asthika Samajam
  • Water saving innovations in Chennai
  • Ecoindian’s zero-waste grocery store in Chennai
  • Chennai homes go for eco-friendly Kolus
  • A ward-level solution to plastic waste using pyrolysis
  • Eco-friendly Chennai residential communities felicitated with Green Awards
  • Minsarathai Semippom Initiative: Small steps for big change
  • As Chennai Struggles For Water, This Man Has Enough For 6 Months!
  • In drought hit Chennai, ICF lake in Villivakkam remains an oasis
  • Chennai corporation to tap BARC technology to restore Villivakkam lake
  • Central railway station all set to tap solar energy
  • Ather Energy Launches New Compact Home Charger Ather Dot
  • SOWA Apartment in Pallikaranai turns goes solar to power common facilities
  • Eco-friendly Vinayakas make inroads into Namma Chennai
  • RA Puram biogas plant revived, powers Amma canteen
  • How Chennai lost its water, a story that should worry you
  • Redrawing Chennai’s lake restoration map
  • Soon, Chennai residents will pay water bill based on usage
  • From 50 sq km to just three in 30 years: Chennai’s Pallikaranai marsh is just about to vanish
  • TN government to instal 25 air quality monitoring stations
  • TNPCB to help restore Chennai rivers
  • Chennai civic body wants FMCG firms to buy back plastic waste
  • Chennai's bio-medical waste disposal to be monitored monthly by 16-member committee
  • Chennai to see 100 women-driven electric autos soon: Yasmeen Jawahar, CEO, Makkal Auto
  • IIT-M to install air quality monitoring equipment
  • TN Chief Minister flags off first electric bus in Chennai
  • IIT-Madras prof shares his idea of zero investment organic farming in India