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Whose work ideology revolves around its sole vision to make available reliable and efficient professionals to the Industry

Whose work ideology revolves around its sole vision to make available reliable and efficient professionals to the Industry

 

10 point emergency plan released by TERI to curb pollution

10 point emergency plan released by TERI to curb pollution

The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), has submitted the 10 point emergency plan to Delhi government and the Union Environment Ministry while recommending that it should be enforced immediately in whole of NCR on forecasted days of very high pollution.

Seven consecutive days of extremely hazardous air quality has taken a heavy toll on the health of Delhi’s citizens. TERI is presenting a set of emergency response measures to save lives and protect the health of both the very young and older citizens and it should be in action every time in case of hazardous air quality situation.

Latest study released by TERI shows 35 per cent of the PM 2.5 is contributed by transport in Delhi, for rest of NCR, domestic biomass burning for cooking, industries, transport, DG sets contribute 25 per cent. For regions beyond NCR, 40 per cent of the pollution is contributed by crop residue burning among others.

The ten point plan includes reduction of crop residue burning by strict enforcement of rules through heavy penalties, reduction of transport emissions through a ten times increase in parking charges at all the government parking spaces except in hospitals and introduction of congestion pricing or odd-even scheme for all private vehicles in NCR. TERI also recommended ban on movement of all 10-year-old vehicles in Delhi-NCR while strictly enforcing imposing heavy penalties on violation of speed limits while it also recommended vacuum cleaning and watering of the roads in NCR and reduce power plant emissions. It also recommended reduction of construction dust by stopping all major construction activities in NCR and stopping all landfill fires in the whole NCR while imposing heavy penalties on defaulters.

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