smog tower

Smog towers 'quick fix', no scientific evidence they tackle pollution long-term: Experts

Governments should instead tackle root causes and promote renewable energy to tackle air pollution and reduce emissions, the experts said.

published on : 24th August 2021

Smog tower elicits mixed response among Delhi residents

Delhi government’s ‘war on pollution’ by setting up India’s first smog tower has received mixed response from the beneficiaries in the locality.

published on : 24th August 2021

CM Kejriwal inaugurates India’s first smog tower, but project far from over

On a pilot basis, the 24-metre tower’s effectiveness will be studied. If results are positive, this may be replicated in other sites.

published on : 24th August 2021

Smog towers ‘quick fix', no scientific evidence they tackle pollution long-term: experts

Smog towers are an enormous distraction from what should be the governments' focus: reducing emissions,” according to experts.

published on : 23rd August 2021

India's first smog tower inaugurated at New Delhi's Connaught Place

Tata Projects Limited built the smog tower with technical support from IIT-Bombay and IIT-Delhi, which will analyse its data.

published on : 23rd August 2021

Country’s first smog tower to be launched in Connaught Place on August 23

Hoping to give respite to Delhiites from toxic air in winters, the Delhi government will operationalise the country’s first smog tower soon.

published on : 20th August 2021

CM Arvind Kejriwal expected to inaugurate Delhi's first smog tower on August 23

The construction of the smog tower has been completed and the inauguration will happen on August 23 instead of August 15, an official said requesting anonymity.

published on : 13th August 2021

Delhi's tallest smog tower at Anand Vihar to start functioning soon

The Tata Projects Limited is installing the smog control tower near Anand Vihar Metro station to fight the vehicular pollution.

published on : 25th June 2021

‘Anand Vihar smog tower missed deadline, will be ready by August 31’: Central Pollution Control Board

Though the agencies had sought special permission to continue the construction work during the lockdown, the restriction on the movement of manpower and material led to some delay.

published on : 16th June 2021

Smog tower at Anand Vihar missed deadline due to lockdown, will be ready by August 31: Officials

The Supreme Court had earlier allowed time till June 4 to complete the construction of the 25-metre-high structure.

published on : 15th June 2021

Delhi government to establish its first smog tower by August 15 near Connaught Place

The height of this tower is around 25 meter, it has a capacity of air purification of 1000 cubic meters per second.

published on : 11th June 2021

COVID-19 slowed down construction of Delhi's first smog tower: Environment Minister Gopal Rai

The 20-metre-tall structure, being set up to improve air quality in a radius of around 1 km, was supposed to be ready by June 15.

published on : 10th June 2021