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Tree Plantation Drive at GNDEC

 

Tree plantation drive to usher in the Greening of Punjab was inaugurated at the sprawling campus of Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College, Ludhiana.

The enthusiasm demonstrated by the students was a real treat to watch. All this bodes well for the ecological balance which is sadly missing from the environment due to industrialization and rapid burning of fuel.

The plantation drive was inaugurated by Dr. Manohar Singh Saini, Director, Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College. During the Drive all Head of Departments, Deans, senior faculty, students, staff were actively present and contributed their mite in the greening of the campus.

 

List of selected members based on interviews

List of selected members based on interviews held on Tuesday 21st September, 2010

ANDLEEB WARYA

D2CSE

ARSHDEEP KAUR

D2CSE

GURPREET SINGH

D2ME

GNE student hosts "Living Green" webchat for US Department of State

Gurmehar Singh, student of 3rd year Department of Civil Engineering hosted a webchat "Living Green" organised by US Department of State in which he discussed the importance of individual action to combat climate change and how he is working to make GNE India's first carbon neutral campus.

The audio-video recording and text transcript of the same can be found at https://statedept.connectsolutions.com/p63695597/

Welcome by 585 tree plantation

In a unique effort of its own, Climate Change Group (CCG) of Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College (GNDEC), Ludhiana under a mission, “To make GNE - India's first carbon neutral campus” stepped ahead to welcome 585 students who got admission this year with a sapling, having a motto “Plant a tree, join your hands to make GNE carbon free”.

GNDEC student has carbon neutral plan

Gurmehar Singh, 3rd year Civil Engineering student was interviewed by Bureau of International Information Programs, U.S. Department of State. The article Indian student has carbon neutral plan was published by Karin Rives, Staff Editor at www.america.gov

Direct link:
http://www.america.gov/st/energy-english/2010/June/20100617162517KseviR0.7765467.html

World Earth Day

April 22, 2010
Apart from academic excellence, GNDEC youth is on philanthropic mission as Climate Change Group of College celebrated World Earth Day.

On the eve of this day Volunteers of Climate Change Group (CCG) conducted several programs and installed Bird Pitcher’s and planted various trees to attract the attention of College youth to follow the theme “save birds, water and trees to save our planet”.

Several posters based on Climate change were also displayed in the whole campus in order to make the public aware about the saving of birds, water and trees.

India's First Carbon Neutral Campus


Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College, Ludhiana campus is on its way to become India's first 100% LED campus in the country. Campus shall also rehabilitate the existing solar water heating system in the hostels. Plastic bags are already banned in the college market, marking it as the first step to make it a carbon neutral campus.

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