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Eco-friendly development is the way forward for a safer planet: Speakers

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: An event was held to instigate a public talk on Climate Change and International Security’ which was organized by Embassy of France at Institute of Strategic Studies (ISS). The function whirled around significance of environmental conservation in order to save humans from catastrophic impacts such as floods, earthquakes, drought, food insecurity etc. Deputy Special Representative for The Paris Climate Conference (COP21), Philippe Lacoste was present on the…Read More

FJWU signs agreement for setting up advisory centre for eco-friendly transport system

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article image STAFF REPORT RWP: The sustainable and environmental friendly transport system is the need of the hour in the country as major chunk of the air pollution is contributed by vehicles. Thinking on this pattern, an agreement was signed by Fatima Jinnah Women University (FJWU) in partnership with Project Management Unit PAKISTRAN’ and Ministry of Water and Power in order to set up a think tank responsible for advising on policy makers, identifying loopholes in the transport system and suggesting…Read More

Eco-friendly development is the way forward for a safer planet: Speakers

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: An event was held to instigate a public talk on Climate Change and International Security’ which was organized by Embassy of France at Institute of Strategic Studies (ISS). The function whirled around significance of environmental conservation in order to save humans from catastrophic impacts such as floods, earthquakes, drought, food insecurity etc. Deputy Special Representative for The Paris Climate Conference (COP21), Philippe Lacoste was present on the occasion as…Read More

Environment-friendly option for rice cultivation

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article image Climate change is an emerging issue these days. Scientists are storming brains to solve this issue, improving agricultural production system to meet the food security concerns globally. Among all climatic affects, seasonal droughts and uneven floods are major damaging the agricultural system with changing rainfall distribution. In Pakistan this might take away or alter monsoon with erratic and intensive rains, dry winter and prolonged dry spells. Three important Green House Gases (GHGs)…Read More

Environment Friendly Manufacturing

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Drilling is very important part of any manufacturing process. It constitutes 25% work of the process. Also, heat produced in this is very much wasted and not used for any good work. We have been using different ways of drilling which are costly and at the same time not very friendly to environment or the workers. A conference at NUST about a new drilling technology gave me exposure to a new technology which can drill really faster and is very much friendly to the workers and…Read More

Jul Bujh – Making Legacy Water Heaters Eco Friendly & Efficient

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article image Not long ago, we were all introduced to the Gas Eating Monsters called "Water Heaters". No doubt, it helped us great deal in heating the water for our daily life use, especially in the winters when one doesn't have the strength to touch the cold water. But along with that, there was a great factor of efficiency lagging which is not what the world wants today. It burnt gas even when we didn't need it to. Seeing this situation, a Pakistani, Zia Imran along with his team, stood up…Read More

Biofuel – an environment friendly energy source

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article image The known petroleum reserves of the world a limited natural resource. Various studies put the date of the global peak in oil production between 1996 and 2035.This means that after 2035 there is a gradual decrease in oil production and world demand for fuel increase as supply (production) decreases gradually. So the world population has to move their faces towards the biofuel in order to fulfill their fuel needs. Biomass energy technologies use waste or plant matter to produce energy with…Read More

Eco-friendly approach needed to be adopted

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: An increased level of development in line with the prevalent neo-liberal practices comes at the cost of a healthy environment. Although this truism has found manifestation in various forms around the world, an environment-friendly mode of development is conceivable. To familiarise this notion, a report on Work Programme for Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation in Pakistan: Priority Actions’ has recently been launched by the Climate Change Division (CCD) in…Read More

Need stressed to devise farmers friendly policies

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: Kisan Board Pakistan (KBP) Chief Sardar Zafar Hussein Khan has stressed the need for devising farmer-friendly policies to not only promote the agriculture but also to keep running wheels of different industries and taking full advantage of GSP plus status. "Overcoming the energy crisis is essential to keep the industrial wheel moving but at the same time resolving the issues and difficulties faced by the growers were also very much need of the hour," said…Read More

Environment friendly diesel oil emerges

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: The Jatropha curcas is a carbon sink, that’s why it is an environmental friendly fuel, Carbon dioxide gas is emitted locally but affects globally. Pakistan is included in low greenhouse gas (GHG) emitting countries and contributes 0.43pc of world’s total GHG emission ranking 35th in the world. One hundred and ninety four big and small countries are present on this globe with their fixed boundaries but shared breathing air. No matter who donates how much to the carbon…Read More