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CAG Chennai @CAGChennai Chennai, India

CAG is an NGO, non-political and professional organisation that works towards protecting citizens' rights in consumer & environmental issues

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@brkfreeplastic @GAIAAsiaPacific #BreakFreeFromPlastic #PlasticFreeJuly https://t.co/tJiCzajGNs
7/8
2020
"In its May issue of Initiative of the Month series under #EatRightIndia campaign, @fssaiindia deals with… https://t.co/dzcCbxp6QAPeople are not disposable. Health, safety, & human rights of waste workers, migrant workers & such vulnerable group… https://t.co/xC7pN17TqD#EnergyConservation #saveenergy #energyefficiency https://t.co/v2hDoHTaHZ
7/7
2020
Frustrated with the damaged wires on electric posts in your area? Find out how R.Vilvanathan, from Vellore, got the… https://t.co/eJnTrMLDlFAnimation Source https://t.co/0bMMWrKqKHA substantial amount of the plastic we throw ends up in the oceans. Have you heard of the Great Pacific Garbage Pa… https://t.co/IC4keSbPbP
7/6
2020
https://t.co/mirNsoFNnEHave a fondness for fried food? If you want to keep that heart of yours safe & beating, here's what you need to kno… https://t.co/IpUUz1kEEIWaivers on several #financialcharges announced by Fin Minister ended Jun 30. With lockdown continuing in many parts… https://t.co/qd49R2kiEY
7/3
2020
New study in Tohoku U reports that intake of industrially produced #transfat can lead to #ProgrammedCellDeath.… https://t.co/n5AQpU1fww
7/2
2020
Switching to a reusable face mask or water bottle is one way individuals can work towards a plastic-free future, bu… https://t.co/PeNqG8dMzs
7/1
2020
The basic custom duty on #solarmodules to become 40% higher in a year and will start by levying 20 to 25% this Augu… https://t.co/FbbE9vK1y9#CREST is planning to install solar power plants on private properties under RESCO model. In return, building owner… https://t.co/e6NB5B3If3
6/30
2020
This new study shows micro-plastics are contaminating the fruit and vegetables we eat by entering through their roo… https://t.co/AHShEdWFjj
6/29
2020
CAG's podcast - Studio CAG is now available on iTunes! Please listen to our first episode "Biodiversity for Life".… https://t.co/4rWrb3ISnW
6/26
2020
#TANGEDCO will purchase 500MW of #solarpower from #SECI over the next 25 years to meet TN's Renewable Power Obligat… https://t.co/v2pDyWI9kECurrently Speaking Explainer Edition-Ep 1 in #Tamil: a consumer guide to understanding how #electricitybill amount… https://t.co/dglTIZzfTBCurrently Speaking Explainer Edition - Ep 1 in Eng: a consumer guide to understanding how #electricitybill amount i… https://t.co/hbxqYXw2nMSuccess Story (Ep3) from Electricity Consumer Cell, #Cuddalore: https://t.co/0xSIVmFkaw #TANGEDCO #TNEB #Powerquality #LowVoltage
6/24
2020
According to official data received from Indian Energy Exchange & Power Exchange of India, sales of Renewable Energ… https://t.co/IbdwRieNZ6Are single-use plastic products safer than reusables for coronavirus related risks? Over 125 health experts from 19… https://t.co/qP53CNvNgN
6/23
2020
#TANGEDCO has extended #electricitybill payment date till 15 July for domestic consumers, whose payment date fall b… https://t.co/SwlNkbpxdo
6/22
2020
With the lockdowns due to #COVID-19, global #CO2 levels shot up to 417.2 ppm in May 2020, without #lockdown they wo… https://t.co/PLNQOvfj0e#BERC has reduced late payment surcharge from 1.25% to 0.75% for DISCOMs. Also lowered LPS payable by consumers, if… https://t.co/BvOMB36XIm @SejalMehta06 stresses on the need for people to worry about environmental clearances given to projects that destro… https://t.co/z0wT2fkdDa
6/19
2020
#MinistryofCoal, #FICCI are jointly supporting coal mining expansion in #India by auctioning 50 coal blocks. Situat… https://t.co/ZEuxtsPyOI
6/18
2020
With growing concerns around #electricitybilling in TN, consumers urge #TANGEDCO to allow self-assessment in order… https://t.co/3SwLnO1wQCAs energy prices collapse and industrial activities drop, developing countries are taking a politically risky path… https://t.co/u1dvug37ZLFederation of Coimbatore Industrial Associations has appealed to #TANGEDCO Chief Engineer and DC seeking time to pa… https://t.co/WxjaLxofwYCAG's podcast - Studio CAG is now available on Google Podcasts! Please listen to our first episode "Biodiversity fo… https://t.co/ZR9qHXLRZBTogether, we flattened the curve of #Covid19. Together, we emptied our streets and stadiums in a billion acts of lo… https://t.co/J6np8sQbpf
Retweeted by CAG ChennaiCoal mining in the surroundings of forests and river banks is the major source of water pollution, water erosion an… https://t.co/LCkUkKCObz
6/17
2020
Tips to adopt passive cooling techniques in CAG's #CurrentlySpeaking series, episode 4. #energyefficiencyhttps://t.co/8HZhA3NVdf
6/15
2020
There are several people involved in bringing food to your table. Do you know who makes sure that it is low in tran… https://t.co/2iOq6sDsVN#TANGEDCO says the domestic consumers of Chennai, Tiruvallur, Kanchipuram, and Chengalpattu districts can pay their… https://t.co/bXadCnySfhCAG is proud to present its podcast #StudioCAG, now available on Spotify! Listen to our first episode - Biodiversit… https://t.co/n9RKSGFzO1
6/12
2020
The Government of #Puducherry has decided to increase the #PowerTariff for all the sections. The tariff has been in… https://t.co/QeNz0k8xka @Consumers_Int @fssaiindia https://t.co/sn7mMsoyAh
6/11
2020
Consultation: Strengthening Road Safety in TN, 12 June'20, at 10 am. How can institutional & legislative frameworks… https://t.co/leKTzXVGcb
6/10
2020
@Consumers_Int @fssaiindia https://t.co/9j2qT6SShu
6/9
2020
Electricity Consumer Cell success story from Thiruvannamalai. #TENGECO @Consumers_Int https://t.co/7vGDDJ4JHwThe impulsive plan of Ministry of Earth Sciences to mine minerals like cobalt, nickel and copper from the depths of… https://t.co/O0Fx8t4rpD
6/8
2020
On #WorldFoodSafetyDay2020, let us talk about how food safety is a shared responsibility. https://t.co/B53EBeHVm0
6/7
2020
Join us for a debate and discussion on status of environmental protection & justice in India, what ails our laws an… https://t.co/gqWYSm1BOSWe are pleased to share the agenda for the National Consultation to be held tomorrow. Registration link:… https://t.co/FREjfTFNtJ
6/4
2020
Please join us for this important discussion on Mobility, Covid-19 and the future of non-motorised transport in Che… https://t.co/lCo1FGQeZ6Register now for the National Consultation on Draft EIA 2020 Notification and Environmental Protection and Justice,… https://t.co/GwzoqaNfDCPlease join us for this consultation on non-motorised transport at 10am on 5 June. Reg link:… https://t.co/pJogbQfp2s
6/3
2020
#ElectricityAmendmentBill2020 to address the deficiencies in the sector should be reworked with a balanced focus on… https://t.co/b60wK3IuA3Creating Joint Electricity Regulatory Commissions (JERCs) for non-functional SERCs will centralise and concentrate… https://t.co/9JPiLDRSi0Direct benefit transfer will seek to centralise decision making power with the Central Government leaving State Gov… https://t.co/RLO7z8MgOf#Subsidy and #crosssubsidy are necessary aspects of the #electricitysector, this protects poor consumers from tarif… https://t.co/0P2q00fRIwConsumers are locked into the network for generations and costs can be recouped over several time periods!Regulatory Assets (losses) are a necessary feature of the electricity sector, government should take note! @cfa_ind @E_S_G @napmindia @AipefIndia @MinOfPowerFranchise & Sub licensee, bypassing #SERC approval, will resort to cherry picking right consumers, leaving govt… https://t.co/E6j30aXgLF#SERCs mainly undertake tariff regulations and contract adjudication and enforcement if the latter's powers are rem… https://t.co/oIPcTaqzo6#ElectricityAmendmentBill2020 seeks to centralise power through the #ECEA that will reduce the powers of the #SERChttps://t.co/OGPPJQvRss#ElectricityAmendmentBill2020 does not consider concurrent nature of #ElectricitySector where states have vital rol… https://t.co/0ngy2mAZ8FRegistration link: https://t.co/PYgZBlIAMv https://t.co/YDFcSSi03x
6/1
2020
@Consumers_Int @fssaiindia https://t.co/a6taLKac1TFrom production-packaging-shipping, disposable items pass through countless number of hands before reaching a resta… https://t.co/izYWPUtd5VHow do you make your daily food choices? Do you read food labels before purchasing food items? Here is our next "Ea… https://t.co/0ooZRnsUJn
5/28
2020
Shareholder engagement with Big Oil is a failed strategy. Over 160 groups have signed the Finance Climate Challenge… https://t.co/yrLUnfiiKN @GretaThunberg @vanessa_vash @FFFIndia @joshfoxfilm @E_S_G, @cfa_ind, @ExtinctionReb17 https://t.co/UfRa4EReUIShareholders cannot make Exxon ‘better’. Exxon is in the business of #climatechaos - the only answer is to… https://t.co/1hnfZKAQ7i
Retweeted by CAG ChennaiIn Texas, Exxon is driving the Permian Climate Bomb by building new megaprojects like the Wink to Webster Pipeline… https://t.co/cGzyGwoM2zExxon’s investors own climate change. Without their cash, @exxonmobil could not keep up its planet-killing agenda o… https://t.co/SnzCfrZKBHClimate investors @TomDiNapoli @churchofengland made it a crusade to fix @exxonmobil through shareholder engagement… https://t.co/rrO09H7aD5 @GretaThunberg @vanessa_vash @FFFIndia @joshfoxfilm @E_S_G @cfa_ind @ExtinctionReb17 https://t.co/sCT3xSy7ZGShareholders meeting at @exxonmobil AGM today should know this: History will judge them harshly if they keep fundin… https://t.co/Ri1yLGTQThExxon’s shareholders own #climatechange. Their cash fuels the company that engineered climate denial, blocked actio… https://t.co/rrQlLsfa6bWe have joined the #FinanceClimateChallenge, a global campaign to get the finance sector to end all support for new… https://t.co/tqmazjK9w9 @GretaThunberg @vanessa_vash @FFFIndia @joshfoxfilm @E_S_G @cfa_ind @ExtinctionReb17 https://t.co/c5w54iMnD9Exxon investors enable climate chaos. It’s beyond time for shareholders to be on the right side of history and… https://t.co/tGIuUFXAU5 @GretaThunberg @vanessa_vash @FFFIndia @joshfoxfilm @E_S_G, @cfa_ind, @ExtinctionReb17 https://t.co/daQ5MSmtmtDrilling for oil is the most expensive way of #GlobalHeating and Exxon wants to be in the driving seat. Time to… https://t.co/760wgEQYvYWhat’s your greatest risk in going out to eat? Take it from an epidemiologist — it’s not the forks or menus.… https://t.co/4LqoQkpSXP
5/27
2020
How will transport, mobility, #roadsafety be impacted after lockdown ends? CAG writes to TN CM-suggestions to ensur… https://t.co/tRW4JVQ5Kz @Consumers_Int @fssaiindia https://t.co/193BH3mPrt @grspartnership @RoadSafetyNetwk @RSNGujarat https://t.co/v2qjXjOksj @hairshbaskar#Covid19 has affected #mobility. While there is considerable reduction in #roadcrashes in short term, there could b… https://t.co/54bmJi0RToAn important article that talks about the urgent need to overhaul the functioning of consumer courts.… https://t.co/acTq203qzp
5/26
2020
In view of #COVID19 outbreak and lockdown, #TANGEDCO has extended last date for payment of #electricity bill. All L… https://t.co/tDo2t2cwOg @Consumers_Int https://t.co/hcvrG5SoohElectricity Consumer Cells-success story from #Salem. Consumers can reach out to ECCs to seek help with resolution… https://t.co/gWNS7SmJUs
5/22
2020
Letter from CAG to GoTN requesting to release road safety protocol, to be followed by road users, & strictly implem… https://t.co/50gfNAzbi2 @Consumers_Int @fssaiindia https://t.co/Z42zDFpm9r#Southern states have generated more solar power in current lockdown, despite of having less demand when compared t… https://t.co/JjjKjTpjcaPhase III of the off-grid and #decentralised #solarPV application program which was launched at August 2018 for the… https://t.co/PvpUtuVqiv
5/21
2020
@Consumers_Int @fssaiindia https://t.co/orfmdUYQlJ
5/20
2020
Please join us for this webinar on Friday, 22 May. Register here: https://t.co/iMZrHPy6RC https://t.co/WPEAF2MEWZDo you know how much trans fat you are consuming? Play the "Eat safe and stay healthy" word puzzle-locate food item… https://t.co/YJGplbvfiy
5/19
2020
@Consumers_Int @fssaiindia https://t.co/3VCx0O4bOFRoad crashes due to speeding during the lockdown has led to Kerala cracking down by suspending licences and prosecu… https://t.co/0svcrmp9jsThe day after #lockdown restrictions were eased, Coimbatore saw 1362 traffic violators booked. When will we learn t… https://t.co/nAfBwtRJLuAtlanta has begun its #VisionZero journey to bring road crash deaths to 0. Focus will be on using data, unlike earl… https://t.co/02ahIBFZTO
5/18
2020
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5/17
2020

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