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Good news & bad news : clearing the air in Indian cities / Anumita Roychowdhury ; edited by Souparno Banerjee, Papia Samajdar, Sheeba Madan.

By: Roychowdhury, Anumita.
Contributor(s): Banerjee, Souparno | Samajdar, Papia | Madan, Sheeba | Centre for Science and Environment.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New Delhi : Centre for Science and Environment, 2013Description: 262 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 29 cm.ISBN: 9788186906729 (pbk.); 818690672X (pbk.).Other title: Good news and bad news [Portion of title].Subject(s): Air -- Pollution -- IndiaDDC classification: 363.73920954 ROY Summary: This presents the evidence of change in Indian cities – however small they may seem today. This captures actual policy decision and action in cities for clean air, public transport, walking and cycling, intermediate public transport, and car restraint initiatives like parking and fiscal measures. The challenge now is to learn from these experiences and to upscale the practices so that we can have the great leapfrog – move from cars to no cars, from pollution to clean air.
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Book Book Indian Institute for Human Settlements, New Delhi
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Book Book Indian Institute for Human Settlements, Bangalore
363.73920954 ROY 003514 (Browse shelf) Available 003514

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This presents the evidence of change in Indian cities – however small they may seem today. This captures actual policy decision and action in cities for clean air, public transport, walking and cycling, intermediate public transport, and car restraint initiatives like parking and fiscal measures. The challenge now is to learn from these experiences and to upscale the practices so that we can have the great leapfrog – move from cars to no cars, from pollution to clean air.

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