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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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11/17
2019
Road crashes are a leading cause of death among children, young adults-WHO report 2018. CAG organised #roadsafety s… https://t.co/OX2KxGBRFo
11/15
2019
#ChildrensDay #RoadSafetyWorldSeries https://t.co/wSlW9pedXh
11/12
2019
The international #PlasticAtlas offers facts and figures about the world of synthetic polymers.… https://t.co/BY5s6L6oXc
11/7
2019
From Kodungaiyur to Kovilambakkam, Chennai woke up to poor-very poor air quality on 4 Nov. Photos showing #AQI from… https://t.co/jPHGU6zmlkhttps://t.co/cLzrQlByrO
11/4
2019
12 of the 20 worst #polluters in the world since 1965 are #GovtOwnedEnterprises. @CoalIndiaHQ is the only Indian co… https://t.co/xHhknAy2tHOfficially banned in Tamil Nadu, yet #sandmining goes on unabated in the basins of #Noyyal River in western Tamil N… https://t.co/AdvJNFZvAiIllegal sand mining in the riverbed of #Krishna and #Godavari in Andhra Pradesh has led to severe environmental dam… https://t.co/JAwfRuhD50Pulicat fishermen are protesting expansion of #AdaniPort that would cause widespread #EcologicalDestruction & have… https://t.co/49hdHu2JPF
11/1
2019
#Mahul in #Mumbai city faces extreme #pollution because of the industries present in the area. The problem has reac… https://t.co/z2wh9Lj1q9
10/30
2019
One person can make a difference by going #zerowaste. But what if a whole city did too? Check out stories of… https://t.co/CRr3bHuUrf
10/29
2019
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10/26
2019
Research by International Council on Clean Transportation suggests that greenhouse emissions from global air travel… https://t.co/L4f5BIklFp
10/25
2019
No matter how smart your ACs are, they play a big part in #Globalheating. Every time you cool your room, you are he… https://t.co/1vt4dugi5VThe #climateemergency whose effects we are witnessing today, call for both reduction and adaptation strategies, req… https://t.co/0EbUVPVzKSA recent report finds that Japan-financed #coal plants outside of Japan are up to 40 times more polluting than ones… https://t.co/LKnVdODt94
10/24
2019
Tamil Nadu Govt is taking several measures to build a new technology ecosystem for EVs through a public private par… https://t.co/SA53IS24bv
10/23
2019
Renewable Energy Service Company (RESCO) model is going to play the solar game in #Chandigarh #RESCOmodelhttps://t.co/4WkS2UjQfn
10/21
2019
Lack of conusmer understanding about compostable plastics and lack of infrastructure for processing plastic alterna… https://t.co/t1rq6sJzYgOn the occasion of #WorldFoodDay, students at Women's Christian College, Chennai, took a pledge to make healthy foo… https://t.co/6SV30ZKbO4
10/17
2019
Event at SIET College, Chennai - Sharing Community refers to sustainable consumption that ensures availability of r… https://t.co/AGMRW5KzlS
10/16
2019
Experts at the 2nd International Grid Integration Conference argued that #coal will have to play second fiddle to… https://t.co/N3F5sLyaJY
10/15
2019
CAG’s appeal to #TANGEDCO for decarbonised energy security: Plan for realistic growth in electricity demand. Improv… https://t.co/opwhkk0J6e
10/14
2019
As the social and health impacts of improper waste disposal become more and more evident, it is high time we start… https://t.co/8Lt6DFHq0C
10/10
2019
#India has invited mining giants of the world to make profits and exploit India's rich natural resources & her work… https://t.co/e7z8FBjDdL
10/9
2019
Adani Power acquired two power projects in Chattisgarh in 2 months, adding nearly 2 GW capacity under the… https://t.co/OWj2OG7eAF
10/3
2019
Awareness program on "Sharing Community" at Chevalier T Thomas Elizabeth College For Women. Ensuring availability o… https://t.co/bB3qix16dD#GoonjCollectionCamps at CAG office in #Alwarpet for #JoyofGiving week #DaanUtsav - 10am to 5pm on 3rd, 4th October… https://t.co/UKuHC14nbC
10/2
2019
Online slogan contest for #WorldHeartDay, spreading awareness about #transfats. Diets high in artificial trans fats… https://t.co/bxDwBsa6GC
9/29
2019
Snippets from #ChennaiClimateStrike; reduce your carbon footprint: unplug devices, drive less, buy less, plant a sa… https://t.co/0QrC1j8RBW
9/27
2019
Sumana Narayanan highlights CAG's community outreach work on #RoadSafety at the Australasian Road SafetyConference… https://t.co/wIRbLcwDmE66 million saplings of fruit-bearing trees were planted along the Narmada in 2017; less then 2% of them survived. P… https://t.co/sN6LCRJpIL
9/26
2019
https://t.co/gOCTiRSwl8Waste #incineration systems produce a wide variety of pollutants which are detrimental to human health and environm… https://t.co/ZgvP4stwK5
9/25
2019
The resilience of Kochi, Mumbai, and Chennai to climate change is set to decrease due to unplanned #urbanisation an… https://t.co/ftTzrhuySHWomen from SHGs participated in awareness session at Nano Nagle Community College, Church Park, on reusing, repurpo… https://t.co/PE7cmRXQj2
9/24
2019
"This is an opportunity to reclaim our future" #ChennaiClimateStrike #SaveChennaiWetlands #ClimateEmergency https://t.co/kpSFZssIgA
9/23
2019
Sunday morning done right! #ChennaiClimateStrike #SaveChennaiWetlands https://t.co/VUu5MKFamY
9/22
2019
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9/21
2019
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9/20
2019
First up here at @IIHS_autosafety, @JessDTruong of @GlobalNCAP leads a session on safer vehicles and #roadsafety.… https://t.co/yI8RFz1vWN
Retweeted by CAG ChennaiDay two of our Council meeting, our members discuss our strategy and how to bring it to life. Lively discussions ab… https://t.co/SjIvDn9i7X
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9/19
2019
https://t.co/aFZellIQS8Join a climate tour to #EnnoreCreek, a landscape sacrificed for our "growth". See for yourself the ecological impor… https://t.co/r6vHphjHYN"Individuals, associations, institutions who want to file #petitions for redressal of #publicgrievances can send th… https://t.co/L4EEcSk2Fp"Timelines for implementing EV policy seem very tight-some deadlines fall in 2022. The entire policy should ideally… https://t.co/xq0xOx3KTZ @FFFIndia @ExtinctionReb17 @NityJayaraman @Poojixx https://t.co/8QO7CD3U7oPlacard making session at 4:00 PM today; for the #ChennaiClimateStrike to be held on September 22. Please bring you… https://t.co/sh2QzfPahp
9/18
2019
@GretaThunberg https://t.co/vwNiWZgIFtJoin us at the #ChennaiClimateStrike on 22 Sept, 6:30am. Please RSVP through the link. https://t.co/cH8Z0BIIBwhttps://t.co/MiuEXm7sQ4
9/17
2019
The continuous discharge of sewage and industrial effluents into the #CauveryRiver is causing severe #waterstress t… https://t.co/Uma6M3bUGf
9/16
2019
There is a strong need to phase out the old capacities to improvise the #demandforpower from efficient power plants… https://t.co/WPgx015Cc5
9/12
2019
Report by @AVCsustainable @CAGChennai, @WRIIndia: state gov't savings can increase to 108% by using… https://t.co/0MzLBzBOum
9/11
2019
#EatRightIndia_09 Transfat is a toxic,man-made chemical present in bakery foods & majority Indian sweets like jale… https://t.co/lxrblC996J
Retweeted by CAG Chennai @Harishbaskar takes a test ride of the #SmartBike across Anna Nagar to understand how it can address the issue of l… https://t.co/UBgPpARGBw
9/9
2019
@Harishbaskar https://t.co/w75I3sUtRRStakeholder consultation on #roadsafety in Chennai. The group deliberated on the road safety scenario in India part… https://t.co/chQjAvao7x
9/6
2019
8 months after the ban of single-use plastics in TN, lack of policy regulations and alternatives has forced small s… https://t.co/ci4AvYTlr5
9/5
2019
Pedestrian deaths are highest in TN, says data shared in Parliament by the GoI. Why is that? #roadsafetyhttps://t.co/hZj69oLxp9
9/4
2019
Using OMs that diluted provisions of EIA notification of 2006, coal miners are able to subvert public participation… https://t.co/zeoIrohpCN#GoodNewsMonday | When young entrepreneurs decide to take on the world's biggest environmental crisis!… https://t.co/AdlBvbbquo
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9/3
2019
Falling cost of solar power generation, and availability of capital for off-grid or mini-grid #solarpower projects… https://t.co/8VBrsu7x5p#ThrowbackThursday #breakfreefromplastic and GAIA Asia Pacific South Asia Communications Workshop a year ago in Che… https://t.co/hHKZdWQPIV
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8/30
2019
Another article from The Hindu, featuring some of the zero waste champions from the Kuppai Thiruvizha held last Sun… https://t.co/k53VQBX66AFinancial analysis of the IL&FS Tamil Nadu Power Company #ITPCL in Cuddalore, the struggling arm of #ILFS's coal ba… https://t.co/7FQ0ZR2yAl
8/28
2019
#SARALIndex: Karnataka, Telangana, Gujarat and Andhra Pradesh emerged as top 4 states in the country for… https://t.co/pjAHZS9SDf
8/27
2019
CAG and 4 other organisations submitted a Charter of Demands to @fssaiindia highlighting immediate steps to be take… https://t.co/QnejRflupu
8/26
2019
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8/23
2019
@Superbottoms @bumpadum @ecofemme_india @boondhcup @goonj @niraj_PEN @MithraEco https://t.co/ynKXbWoKYE
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8/22
2019
Here's why #biofuels and thus #BECCS aren't limiting warming to 1.5°C but are instead leading us onto a disastrous… https://t.co/hV6SznGxd2In the next decade, India's #renewableenergy capacity is expected to see a six-fold increase. #Greenenergyhttps://t.co/elT2uPvL0t
8/14
2019
On July 19, @niraj_PEN from CAG, gave a talk on basics of #EIA notification & public participation in EIA at the 'C… https://t.co/iRfvZsvTmSசரவணன் என்ற நுகர்வோர் தான் வாங்கிய பைகள் தரமில்லை என்று தெரியவந்ததால், நீதி கேட்டு விருதுநகர் மாவட்ட குறைதீர் மன்ற… https://t.co/EuiSfzaSKl
8/13
2019
FSSAI has come up with norms to indicate trans-fat-free logo on their food products. The use of logo is voluntary;… https://t.co/As3cDRHdzB
8/12
2019
Reduced solar irradiance due to #airpollution in #China has led to reduced efficiency of #solarPV based electricity… https://t.co/PqMCwZsJZr
8/10
2019
#UK, #Ireland, #France and #Canada have declared #ClimateEmergencies, yet continue to support the #fossilfuel indus… https://t.co/MGn0665nRY#EconomicSurvey 2018-19 says that India will not divorce #coal as energy source in coming future, advising to conti… https://t.co/LseRE3Kd2k
8/9
2019
#FSSAI has issued a circular requesting Food Safety Commissioners of all states to initiate a systemic campaign aga… https://t.co/JBrXI0SklG
8/8
2019
Only 12/82 projects, registered during Jan-Mar, had current status on portal. #TNRERA Chairman said notices would b… https://t.co/sR0xQm7XAMAs per #MoCA, 1/3 food samples were found adulterated or substandard in tests carried out during 2018-19. UP & TN w… https://t.co/7NVciumqBn
8/7
2019
MVA Act 2019 is awaiting the assent of President of India. What does this mean for road users? Amended Act will do… https://t.co/YvthDvorym
8/6
2019
After @moefcc approved laying of pipelines for #TANGEDCO's upcoming #thermalpowerplant in #PalkBay of Ramanathapura… https://t.co/rsJxko5AVPThe scale and scope of women’s burden related to climate change is not well understood due to inadequate data.… https://t.co/nPTZodKzXX
8/2
2019
How can the #environment be guarded if the same person who grants approval to industries as SDM is supposed to revi… https://t.co/1ZNJeEhjegYesterday, the Rajya Sabha passed the much awaited MVA Bill. This will be a huge boost for road safety in India.… https://t.co/bZ6pDUCN0c
8/1
2019
A recent study by Barcelona Institute for Global Health finds that the higher levels of indoor air pollution (parti… https://t.co/dHSUf8aT1LRenewable energy industry created employment opportunities for 10.98 million people worldwide in 2018.… https://t.co/HPMfi1B0cf
7/31
2019

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