“We visualize a connected nature friendly community of all-encompassing citizens taking a step towards to create a more peaceful and sustainable future for all”.
We have been working towards the environmental sustainability since 2006. The goal of this program is to raise awareness and promote environmental projects focusing on key aspects ranging from rural development, afforestation, and water sanitation and biodiversity conservation.
Initiative #1: Exploring the environment
Our focus is to empower the next generation into becoming the ambassadors for the cleaner and greener environment and the agents of change in their respective communities for their bright future. We wanted our younger generation to be aware of conserving nature to lead a healthy life.
We have targeted to plant 1Lakh trees by the year 2025. We have initiated this task on 5th of June 2019 (World Environmental Day) and started spreading awareness among our friends and family members. And we are encouraging them to take pictures and share it with their friends circle. So far we have reached the target around15% and this year we have planned to speed up the process to achieve the goal of 1 lakh trees.
Initiative #2: Our response to Covid 19 safety measures
We served Kabasura Kudineer (Kabasura Kudineer Chooranam is a traditional formulation used by Siddha practitioners for effectively managing common respiratory ailments such as the flu and cold. Kabasura kudineer or choornam possesses strong anti-inflammatory, analgesic, anti-viral, anti-bacterial, anti-fungal, antioxidant, hepato-protective, anti-pyretic, anti-asthmatic and immunomodulatory properties.) and face mask in a campaign.
In thefour days of campaign around 786 persons were benefitted through this initiative.
Initiative#3: An Awareness Program on Ozone Day 2021
On account of Ozone day 2021, an awareness program was conducted by Dr. Usha Damodharanto the students of class X, XI and XII of big DREAMS Academy, Neyveli. A lecture was given on Ozone layer depletion, its causes and its effects on ecosystem, which was followed by Quiz, Debate and Discussion among the students. Mr. ArunKumar M.Sc., M.Phil. TheDirector of big DREAMS academy and NEET aspirants had brought this program into a successful one. The program ended up withthe student’s oath to spread this awareness to their known circle.
Initiative#4: Coal and Pollution
Coal consisting of high energy generation potential, is widely used in power generation in different countries. The energy generation in coal combustion, also leads to the elimination of some pollutants including COx, SOx, NOx, particulate matter (PM) and heavy metals in air and water. This leads to severe environmental and health impacts. A programme on reducing environmental footprint of coal and power plants was organized by Centre for Science and Environment, New Delhi at Anil Agarwal Training Institute, Rajasthan. As a discussion panel member the pollution issues faced by the people around thermal power plants and it’s operation and maintenance of emission control technologies, water audits, wastewater management, recycling and zero discharge practices, efficient ways of ash handling & utilization and its market and Continuous Emission Monitoring Systems (CEMS) installation were discussed among the participants.