Imparting Green-skills for a green future

Imparting Green-skills for a green future

Globally it is admitted that mass unemployment and climate change are two generation-defining crises the youth is facing and will inherit. While the unemployment crisis is deteriorating with Covid-19 pandemic, with climate change it is going to worsen further. Forcing the youth of today to live in a world of extremes, uncertainties, and environmental crises. (Marlene Leiss) In such situation empowering the youth with green-skills and green jobs is seen...
Pallavi Malshe

मेरा बाबा देश नहीं चलाएगा

Remember the 'Mera Baba Desh Chalata Hai'  campaign by the Tata Trusts? (link:https://www.tata.com/community/two-bins-life-wins-tata-trusts ) Video link: https://youtu.be/upvzZUHvSqM The plight of sanitation workers shown in it shocked & disturbed us intensely. This video brings tears to my eyes to see how this reality exists in the India of the twenty-first century. In that India, in which i live and work.  Our endeavour ‘Chakraakaar Lifestyle Solutions’ functions with a vision to develop...
Priyadarshan

नैसर्गिक जीवनशैलीचे Community Transmission

हवामान बदल, शहारच्या बाहेर कचर्‍याचे उत्तुंग डोंगर. हे आपले आजचे वास्तव आहे. या प्रश्नांच्या मुळाशी 'आपण' आहोत. आपली आजची जीवनशैली आहे. मात्र ही बातमी चांगली आहे. प्रश्न निर्माण जर आपण केला असेल तर उत्तरही आपल्याच कडे आहे. आपण या बद्दल काहीतरी करू शकतो, आपण निर्णय घेऊ शकतो. पाहुयात कसे ते! ठिकाण: अवंती सोसायटी, सिंहगड रस्ता, पुणे. या सोसायटीतील रहिवाशांनी एकत्र येऊन सोसायटी मध्ये वायु बसवला. सोसायटीतील ओला कचरा वायुला खाऊ...
Pooja Goodwill

Community transmission: Of sustainable actions

Climate Change,  piles and piles of waste, humongous dumping grounds are our reality today. 'WE' are the root of these problems! OUR lifestyles is the problem. That is actually the good news. Since WE are the problem the solution is with 'US'. We can do something about it. We can take decisions. Here's how! This is Avanti Society on Sinhagad road, Pune. They collectively have taken the decision to make...

चळवळीत शामिल व्हा! पहिल्या volunteer बैठकीचे निमंत्रण!

हवामान बदलाचा प्रश्न इतका मोठा आहे की या भवती कृतिशील लोकांची चळवळ उभी राहणे गरजेचे आहे. थेंबे थेंबे साठणाऱ्या तळ्यासारखे एका ठोस कृती भवती एकत्र येऊन आपणही या चळवळीत शामिल होऊ शकतो. आपण आपल्या मोकळ्या वेळेत आपल्या ज्ञानाचा, कौशल्याचा, छोट्या कृतीचा आधार या चळवळीला देऊ शकतो. आत्तापर्यंत २०० बायो गॅस यंत्रे बसवली आहेत. वाया जाणाऱ्या अन्न पदार्थापासून ऊर्जा निर्माण होत आहे व वर्षाचे १२०० सिलिंडर इतके इंधन निर्माण होते आहे....

Join the climate movement! Invitation for the First Volunteer Meet

Climate change is an emergency! An ounce of practice is worth a ton of theory! Lets take small steps of action which will gradually emerge to make powerful impact! We develop small biogas units to empower common people to make energy from biomass and start preparing for the future. Currently through 200 installations we are saving about 1,200 cylinders of fossil LPG. We are looking for Volunteers to take this...

Cooking for Climate!

The proof of the pudding lies in eating! Lets meet and eat... Food cooked entirely on renewable energy. On biogas, on Biomass stoves and on Solar heat. We will cook and while cooking get to know how these techniques work. Needless to say we will eat what we have cooked! 21st Dec, 2019 Saturday, 11 am To register follow the link: ​https://forms.gle/AUumf6cvEBFQPJ5i6 Venue: Our farm is at the following location. About...

A Restaurant without LPG?

Dear Sustainability Warriors, Since last Sunday i.e 18th August 2019, we started a restaurant at the farm. We served zunka bhakar to about 25 people. The difference being it was cooked on 'Vaayu' our biogas system at the farm. I would dare say that this will be the first such restaurant which will use biogas for cooking. Biogas which is derived from green grass and waste food. In a typical...

निमंत्रण: ‘आपल्या गावचे प्रश्न आपणंच सोडवणारे गाव’

निमंत्रण: 'आपल्या गावचे प्रश्न आपणंच सोडवणारे गाव: बोरव्हा गावातील नागरिकांशी थेट भेट' सोमवार: 12 ऑगस्ट 2019: सायं 5.30 ते 7.30 'इंद्रधनुष्य हॉल' लोकेशन: https://goo.gl/maps/xh4x4JgswDNS8YdD6 पत्ता: सचिन तेंडूलकर जॉगिंग पार्क समोर, राजेंद्र नगर नवी पेठ, दत्तवाडी पुणे 411030 कार्यक्रमाविषयी बोरव्हा गाव हे वाशीम जिल्ह्यातील मंगरुळपीर तालुक्यात आहे. पाणी फौंडेशन मार्फत सुरु झालेल्या पाण्याच्या चळवळीत हे गावं शामिल आहे. विदर्भातले म्हणावे तर दुर्गम असे गाव. समृद्धीच्या दिशेनी स्थलांतर होऊन गावाची लोकसंख्या कमी होत...

Creating rural livelihoods on surplus bio energy

Rural areas have various form of biomass which can be used as input to Vaayu. Dung of all animals Green grass Human sewage All food waste Depending on the seasonal availability of the above inputs we can design our systems. Through knowledge transfer we can enable rural people to drive this science. This includes installing, operating, trouble shooting. Here are some of our installation in rural homes. Currently these are used...