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  • The principal cause of the deteriorating environment is mainly Global Warming. It is the continuous accumulation of greenhouse gasses as a result of so called developmental activities
  • Global Warming.
  • We
  • Our very Survival
  • 1 in 4 rooms
  • Lights on
  • 160 kW wasted
  • That’s not all
  • 1 in 4 rooms
  • Computers
  • 800 kW
  • Jawahar Sagar, Kota
  • 99 MW
  • We waste 1 MW
  • Enough to light 9600 homes
  • Food Wastage in the Messes
  • Unnecessary littering
  • Incineration
  • World at stake
  • If this continues, 21% of ice caps melting will cause about 20 million people to lose their homes.
  • The Solution Salvation lies within
  • Al Gore • Nobel Peace Prize in 2007 for climate change activist • GLOBE earth program •Virgin Earth Challenge •An Inconvenient truth • The Grassroots Movement
  • Kyoto Protocol • “stabilization of greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that would prevent dangerous anthropogenic interference with the climate system” • 1997 start and now, 170 countries with 15% reduction in GHG’s •Of all major developing economies, India is least energy intensive
  • Renewable energy Resources 1. Solar 2. Geothermal 3. Tidal 4. Organic (Solid and Liquid) 5. Wind 6. Water & Ocean
  • Promises of the EU (European Union)
  • Future Superpower or non existent India?? Consumption of resources 40% faster than replenishment
  • What I can do- ask not what your country can do for you but what you can do for HUMANITY!!!
  • The 3 R’s Reuse Reduce Recycle
  • Switch Off!
  • The irony of the whole problem- we are digging a grave not just for ourselves but life as such on earth
  • Thank you “We sometimes emphasize the danger in a crisis without focusing on the opportunities that are there. We should feel a great sense of urgency because it is the most dangerous crisis we have ever faced, by far. But it also provides us with opportunities to do a lot of things we ought to be doing for other reasons anyway. And to solve this crisis we can develop a shared sense of moral purpose.”