Mumbai colleges go the green way, adopt villages

Hindustan Times | Nov 10, 2019 at 7:20 PM
  • Amid rising concerns over climate change, college students from the city have started to adopt villages and plant trees on and off campus.
  • The UGC had reiterated the ‘One Student, One Tree’ concept, where college students plant as well as nurture at least one tree during their stay on campus.
  • In 2016, the UGC had requested colleges and universities to become conscious about energy usage on campus, starting with replacing electrical appliances with energy saving appliances like LED lights and water coolers.