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25 November 2022

African Nations Demand More Money For Removing Emissions

Carbon offsets, where polluters can effectively cancel out their emissions by paying into initiatives such as tree-planting, are currently cheaper to purchase in Africa than in many other parts of the world where schemes are...


Can Sovereign Green Bonds Help India Achieve Its Carbon Neutral Economy Goal?

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has approved the Framework for Sovereign Green Bonds, paving way for Indian government's debut in the green bonds market


 Union Environment Minister Bhupender Yadav at COP27 Summit

BASIC Group Call Out Rich Nations Double Standards At COP27

The ministers of BASIC countries— comprising India, China, Brazil and South Africa met on the sidelines of COP27 on Tuesday as the negotiations enter the final phase.

16 November 2022

Union Environment Minister Bhupender Yadav inaugurating the India pavilion at COP27 in Egypt

Report At COP27: India Records Highest Emission Increase Among Top Global Contributors

Despite high emission growth rate, India’s per capita carbon emission is still one-eighth of the US, and one-third of global average


COP27 Identifies Mangroves As Important Solution To Climate Change

Mangrove forests store ten times more carbon per hectare than terrestrial forests, making its preservation critical for controlling carbon emission levels in the world

09 November 2022

Union Environment Minister Bhupendra Yadav

India Undertaking Arduous Effort To Fight Climate Change: Environment Minister At COP27

Environment Minister Bhupendra Yadav at COP27 said India embarked on far-reaching new initiatives in renewable energy, e-mobility, ethanol blended fuels, and green hydrogen as an alternate energy source.

15 November 2022

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Delhi Environment Minister Gopal Rai.

No Petrol, Diesel In Delhi Without PUC From Oct 25: Gopal Rai

“Vehicular emission is one of the key contributors to rising pollution in Delhi. It is imperative to reduce it so it has been decided that from October 25 petrol, diesel will not be provided at petrol pumps without PUC...

01 October 2022

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21 September 2022
‘Climate Change Adaptation Should Be India’s Priority, Not Mitigation’

‘Climate Change Adaptation Should Be India’s Priority, Not Mitigation’

'Mitigation, however, is not the only climate action that is required. Mitigation is one of the five climate actions required. A very major climate action is...


29 July 2022
Saudi Arabia’s Zero-Gravity Vertical City In Process

Saudi Arabia’s Zero-Gravity Vertical City In Process

According to reports, this 170 km long zero-gravity vertical metropolis, known as The Line, will be the first of its kind.


27 July 2022
Power Generation Capacity To Hit 820GW By 2030; Over 500GW From Non-Fossil Fuel Sources: Singh

Power Generation Capacity To Hit 820GW By 2030; Over 500GW From Non-Fossil Fuel Sources: Singh

At the launch of a new report by The Energy Resource Institute (TERI), the minister also emphasised on how India remains committed to energy transition...


15 July 2022
West Bengal Aiming For 20% Renewable Energy Generation By 2030

West Bengal Aiming For 20% Renewable Energy Generation By 2030

West Bengal is planning to push its renewable energy generation to 20% of the total installed capacity by 2030.


23 June 2022
Flipkart Group Commits To Net Zero Carbon Emissions By 2040

Flipkart Group Commits To Net Zero Carbon Emissions By 2040

As part of this pledge, the Flipkart Group would take measures in its own operations to reduce 100 per cent emissions by 2030 by increasing energy efficiency...


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17 June 2022
Imperative To Combat Land Degradation In Rural Areas: Bhupender Yadav

Imperative To Combat Land Degradation In Rural Areas: Bhupender Yadav

On the occasion of Desertification and Drought Day, the Union Environment Minister said that women can play a big role in land management


07 June 2022
India Ranks Lowest Among 180 Countries In Environmental Performance Index

India Ranks Lowest Among 180 Countries In Environmental Performance Index

India's low rank has been attributed to its dangerous air quality and rapidly rising greenhouse gas emissions


02 June 2022
Swiss Offers Carbon-Neutral Mode While Booking Tickets To Reduce Carbon Emission

Swiss Offers Carbon-Neutral Mode While Booking Tickets To Reduce Carbon Emission

It aims to achieve the optimum balance by 2030 and become carbon-neutral by 2050


02 June 2022
Carbon Emissions Dip, At Least Briefly, In China: Study

Carbon Emissions Dip, At Least Briefly, In China: Study

According to the analysis, the decline was driven by decreased output in cement, steel and power industries, as well as COVID lockdown measures


30 May 2022
Coming To Grips With Carbon Emissions From Airports: G V Sanjay Reddy

Coming To Grips With Carbon Emissions From Airports: G V Sanjay Reddy

GHG emissions are emitted by airports that use ground fuel for cars and ground support equipment (GSE), fossil fuel for electricity and heating, jet fuel for...


14 May 2022
Trees Aren’t A Climate Change Cure-All: New Studies Show Why

Trees Aren’t A Climate Change Cure-All: New Studies Show Why

Two recently published studies ask if its a good idea to count on forests for a widespread carbon sink through the 21st century, particularly if societies...


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10 May 2022
Developed Nations Should Take Lead In Reducing Emissions Drastically: India

Developed Nations Should Take Lead In Reducing Emissions Drastically: India

Addressing the opening plenary of the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) Conference of Parties at its 15th session (COP15) at...


05 May 2022
Our Experience In Europe Will Help Us Transition Faster In India When The Decarbonisation Ecosystem Is In Place: Tata Steel CEO

Our Experience In Europe Will Help Us Transition Faster In India When The Decarbonisation Ecosystem Is In Place: Tata Steel CEO

TV Narendran, Global CEO and Managing Director of Tata Steel, says sustainability is at the heart of the purpose with which Tata Steel operates


25 April 2022
China Promotes Coal In Setback For Efforts To Cut Emissions

China Promotes Coal In Setback For Efforts To Cut Emissions

China plans to boost its coal production capacity by 300 million tons this year


05 April 2022
It’s Now Or Never, If We Want To Limit Global Warming To 1.5°C: Head Of UN Climate Panel

It’s Now Or Never, If We Want To Limit Global Warming To 1.5°C: Head Of UN Climate Panel

Despite all the challenges and lofty targets, the world can still meet climate targets if all sectors take up mitigation efforts immediately, says the latest...


08 March 2022
PM Modi Urges Financial Institutions And Bureaucrats To Design 'Innovative' & 'Futuristic' Solutions

PM Modi Urges Financial Institutions And Bureaucrats To Design 'Innovative' & 'Futuristic' Solutions

Emphasizing on the implementation of green financing to meet net-zero carbon emissions target by 2070, PM Modi said financial help should be extended to...


15 February 2022
 Experts Welcome Maha Govt's Announcement To Study Phase Down Of Thermal Plants

 Experts Welcome Maha Govt's Announcement To Study Phase Down Of Thermal Plants

Experts feel that the Maharashtra government's decision to study the systematic phase-down of coal-fired plants would not accelerate climate goals but also...


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