A rally of electric and hybrid vehicles of all categories was flagged off jointly by the Minister of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises and Environment Minister on Environment Day 2015.
The Indian Railways will not spend a penny more on the energy bill of ₹30,000 crores incurred during the last financial year, despite increasing freight and passenger traffic!
The Khadi Gramodyog Bhavan, KVIC launched a five day long Exhibition showcasing green stationery items of handmade paper to commemorate the World Environment Day!
The Maurice Nagar Police Station became the first police station in the country to have environmental friendly bio-toilets, a pioneering green initiative taken on this World Environment Day.
Giving utmost importance to the Municipal Solid Waste Management, the Central Pollution Control Board celebrated the occasion of World Environment Day at Ghazipur Landfill Site in Delhi,
On Environment Day, residents from the neighbourhood of Union Carbide’s abandoned factory demonstrated against the Government’s failure in removing thousands of tonnes of poisonous waste.
The otherwise sleepy Dilli Haat, Janakpuri came alive on June 5th, World Environment Day with ECORUN, a movement to create awareness about air pollution.
The World Environment Day was celebrated with great fervour and interest by India Inc this year. From growing trees, displaying electrical vehicles to encouraging the use of organic food, the corporates did it all!
Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar presenting a sapling to the Captain of Indian Test Cricket Team, Virat Kohli, on the occasion of the World Environment Day, 2015.