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Pursuing Energy-Independence Through Multiple Non-Fossil Pathways

Pursuing Energy-Independence Through Multiple Non-Fossil Pathways

Today the country has an installed power capacity of 403,760 MW – an increase of about 300 times – and the population has expanded over fourfold. At 1208 kWh per capita consumption, India is also one of the largest producers and consumers of energy

14 August 2022
Rains Lash Several Parts Of Rajasthan

Rains Lash Several Parts Of Rajasthan

The department has issued a yellow alert for heavy rain and thunder lightning in Alwar, Jaipur, Jhunjhunu, Sawai Madhopur, Sikar, Tonk, Churu, Jaisalmer and...

12 August 2022

Delhi Continues To Reel Under Sultry Weather Conditions

Models show that this low-pressure area is likely to move northwestwards across Uttar Pradesh, pulling the monsoon trough towards it, resulting in a fresh...

India's Green Finance Target Falls Short; Solar Projects Receive Highest Funds: Report

India's Green Finance Target Falls Short; Solar Projects Receive Highest Funds: Report

Although the solar energy projects received Rs 54,000 crore, India's total green financing goals still fall short, with only 1/4th of the financing target...

12 August 2022

UK Braced For Another Heatwave Amid Water Crisis

The UK Centre for Ecology and Hydrology has warned river flows are set to remain exceptionally low in central, southern and eastern England until October.

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09 August 2022
How Jeff Bezos, Bill Gates Are Looking To Benefit From Climate Crisis In Greenland

How Jeff Bezos, Bill Gates Are Looking To Benefit From Climate Crisis In Greenland

The billionaires are funding Kobold Metals, a California-based mineral exploration startup that is mining minerals to power millions of electric vehicles as...


06 August 2022
China Shouldn’t Hold Global Concerns Hostage Because Of Differences: Antony Blinken

China Shouldn’t Hold Global Concerns Hostage Because Of Differences: Antony Blinken

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken cited cooperation on climate change as a key area where China shut down contact that ‘doesn't punish the United States...


05 August 2022
Explained: Spain's City Gives Name To A Heatwave, Why Experts Believe Giving Names To Heatwaves Would Be Helpful

Explained: Spain's City Gives Name To A Heatwave, Why Experts Believe Giving Names To Heatwaves Would Be Helpful

Experts say heatwaves should be ranked and named like hurricanes, so that people are better aware of the dangers and they understand the gravity of the...


03 August 2022
Srinagar Records Highest Rainfall In June-July In 122 Years

Srinagar Records Highest Rainfall In June-July In 122 Years

In 2015, the city had received a total rainfall of 226.8 mm, between Jun 1 and Jul 31, of which 139.3 mm fell in July and 87.5mm in June.


29 July 2022
Light Rainfall In Parts Of Delhi

Light Rainfall In Parts Of Delhi

The city recorded 20 mm of rainfall from 8.30 am on Thursday to 8.30 am on Friday, according to data shared by the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD).


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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...


27 July 2022
Climate Disinformation Leaves Lasting Mark As World Heats

Climate Disinformation Leaves Lasting Mark As World Heats

Even as surveys show that the public has become more concerned about climate change, a sizeable number of Americans have become even more distrustful of the...


26 July 2022
Heavy Rains In Rajasthan, More Predicted For Next 2 Days

Heavy Rains In Rajasthan, More Predicted For Next 2 Days

A meteorological department official said at present, there is a circulation system over eastern Rajasthan, which will have its effect in the districts of...


23 July 2022
Heavy Rains Lash Several Parts Of Chhattisgarh; CM Asks Officials To Be Ready With Relief Measures

Heavy Rains Lash Several Parts Of Chhattisgarh; CM Asks Officials To Be Ready With Relief Measures

Water from the swollen Mingachal river entered the camps of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and Chhattisgarh Armed Force (CAF) in Mingahcal and Darba...


23 July 2022
Climate Change Forcing Polar Bears To Forage Garbage Dump For Food: Study

Climate Change Forcing Polar Bears To Forage Garbage Dump For Food: Study

A recently published paper reveals how human food and waste are becoming a major threat to polar bear existence and jeopardize human safety


20 July 2022
What's Causing Heatwave In UK? Britain's Hottest Day Is A Wake Up Call For Climate Change

What's Causing Heatwave In UK? Britain's Hottest Day Is A Wake Up Call For Climate Change

On Tuesday, Britain saw its hottest day with the UK Met Office registering a provisional reading of 40.2 degrees Celsius. Before Tuesday, the highest...


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20 July 2022
Scattered Showers Expected In Rajasthan

Scattered Showers Expected In Rajasthan

Mount Abu tehsil recorded 150 mm rainfall, followed by 100 mm in Pushkar, 90 mm each in Kotda and Dhambola, 80 mm each in Sarwar and Udaipurvati, 70 mm each in...


19 July 2022
UK Sizzles In Extreme Heatwave, Records Hottest Day Ever

UK Sizzles In Extreme Heatwave, Records Hottest Day Ever

It's so hot that at least two airport runways in the United Kingdom have melted and railway tracks have buckled, affecting flights and train services.


19 July 2022
Heavy Rainfall In Parts Of Rajasthan; Bhungra Records 203 mm Rains

Heavy Rainfall In Parts Of Rajasthan; Bhungra Records 203 mm Rains

Bagidora of Banswara recorded 180 mm followed by 150 mm each in Nimbahera and Kesarpura, 120 mm each in Sajjangarh and Dug, 110 mm each in Shergarh, Badesar...


18 July 2022
IBA Urges MNRE To Double Financial Assistance Under Waste To Energy Scheme to Rs 950 cr

IBA Urges MNRE To Double Financial Assistance Under Waste To Energy Scheme to Rs 950 cr

With the right kind of support, the biogas industry can help the government reduce its dependence on fossil fuels' imports


15 July 2022
Founder Palani Venugopal Aims To Bring Climate Change With His Firm Genewin Biotech

Founder Palani Venugopal Aims To Bring Climate Change With His Firm Genewin Biotech

Under the able leadership of Palani Venugopal, the firm 'Genewin Biotech' aims to cultivate high-quality, vanilla, turmeric, banana, disease-free bamboo, aloe...


14 July 2022
Humid Thursday Morning In Delhi

Humid Thursday Morning In Delhi

An AQI between zero and 50 is considered good, 51 and 100 satisfactory, 101 and 200 moderate, 201 and 300 poor, 301 and 400 very poor, and 401 and 500 severe.


12 July 2022
Macrotech Developers To Invest $500 Million Over 5-7 Years On Sustainability Initiatives: MD Abhishek Lodha

Macrotech Developers To Invest $500 Million Over 5-7 Years On Sustainability Initiatives: MD Abhishek Lodha

Macrotech Developers, which sells its properties under the Lodha brand, also announced the launch of the 'Lodha Net Zero Urban Accelerator' programme with...


12 July 2022
Microclimate Can Play A Major Role In Controlling Climate Change

Microclimate Can Play A Major Role In Controlling Climate Change

Himachal Pradesh, especially Shimla, needs urgent citizens’ initiatives to combat the threat of ecological disaster.


12 July 2022
How Himachal Is Paying The Price For Ignoring Climate Change Warnings

How Himachal Is Paying The Price For Ignoring Climate Change Warnings

Overexploitation and tourism, among other factors, have begun to take a toll on the hill states of Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand, as a full-blown climate...


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