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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
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...

09 August 2022

India Will Thrive Only When Its Citizens Are Aware Of What Constitution Envisages: CJI NV Ramana

CJI NV Ramana said the ‘sad reality’ is that the supreme document which defines the aspirations of modern independent India is confined to the knowledge of...

Developed Countries Must Take Lead In Global Transition Towards Net-Zero: India

Developed Countries Must Take Lead In Global Transition Towards Net-Zero: India

Prime Minister Narendra Modi told the COP26 global climate summit in Glasgow last year that India will meet a target of net zero emissions by 2070.

21 July 2022

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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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...


02 July 2022
Greece Gets European Assistance In Fighting Wildfires

Greece Gets European Assistance In Fighting Wildfires

Greek authorities say higher fuel costs have added to challenges facing the fire service, which relies heavily on water-dropping planes to battle blazes in the...


22 June 2022
India Needs $223 Billion To Meet 2030 Renewable Capacity Goals: Report

India Needs $223 Billion To Meet 2030 Renewable Capacity Goals: Report

The government has set a target of increasing non-fossil power capacity to 500 GW by 2030. It wants non-fossil fuel power sources to provide half of its...


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19 June 2022
India Ambitious Towards Its Climate Targets: Bhupendra Yadav

India Ambitious Towards Its Climate Targets: Bhupendra Yadav

Country's Union Environment Minister Bhupender Yadav has brought attention to India's commitment to the climate targets and its efforts toward the global good.


11 June 2022
Goa: Past, Present and Future

Goa: Past, Present and Future

How a state known for its idyllic lifestyle and bestowed with Nature’s bounty turned into a metaphor for all that’s wrong with unplanned growth. Find...


17 June 2022
Art Has Its Reasons

Art Has Its Reasons

Goa-based artist Miriam Koshy speaks about the gradual loss of green cover in the coastal state and her community project Aamche Mangrove, featured on the...


08 June 2022
Why Raging Fires Are Creating Havoc In Himachal Pradesh Forests?

Why Raging Fires Are Creating Havoc In Himachal Pradesh Forests?

Major fire broke out on Monday in the pine forests of Kharara ghat along Shimla–Mandi National highway, engulfing a dense forest within a few minutes and...


07 June 2022
Climate Shocks, War Fuel Multiple Food Crisis: UN

Climate Shocks, War Fuel Multiple Food Crisis: UN

The glum assessment came in a report by two Rome-based food agencies: the World Food Program (WFP) and the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO).


05 June 2022
Climate Intent And Action Need To Match Up

Climate Intent And Action Need To Match Up

World Environment Day 2022 is not only a day to express intent, but also step on the gas on climate actions


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03 June 2022
Climate Change In Times Of War And Peace

Climate Change In Times Of War And Peace

Renewable energy and hydrogen can reduce help reduce emissions, but there is a need for conferences of parties to reduce larger risks to the planet, its...


31 May 2022
How Tech Companies Can Go Surgical About Their Net-Zero Ambitions

How Tech Companies Can Go Surgical About Their Net-Zero Ambitions

Businesses worldwide have reacted with determination. As a result, the pledge to reach net-zero by 2050 has risen from only 16 percent in 2019 to over 70% of...


05 June 2022
Heatwave Pangs: Why Heat Action Plans Are Need Of The Hour In India

Heatwave Pangs: Why Heat Action Plans Are Need Of The Hour In India

The first Heat Action Plan (HAP) was designed and implemented in Ahmedabad in 2013. With India experiencing severe and prolonged heatwave conditions this year,...


15 May 2022
Climate crisis will lead to 'massive socio-political disruptions,' says renowned writer Amitav Ghosh

Climate crisis will lead to 'massive socio-political disruptions,' says renowned writer Amitav Ghosh

Heatwave Horror | How will the #heatwave impact India? Read all the stories of the current issue here: https://www.outlookindia.com/magazine


13 May 2022
How Volcanic Eruptions In Australia Added To World’s Worst Climate Catastrophe

How Volcanic Eruptions In Australia Added To World’s Worst Climate Catastrophe

Super eruptions in Australian volcanos around 252-56 million years ago led to catastrophe that killed 85% of all species at the time.


12 May 2022
Explained: How Climate Change Can Fuel The Next Pandemic

Explained: How Climate Change Can Fuel The Next Pandemic

A recent study found that habitats of 3,139 species would shift because of climate change, driving spillover events 4,000 times.


09 May 2022
Coldplay Leads The Charge Against Climate Crisis With Their Latest App

Coldplay Leads The Charge Against Climate Crisis With Their Latest App

The band’s Music Of The Spheres World Tour App is a vital intervention against global warming that allows travelling fans to reduce their carbon footprints...


03 May 2022
India, Denmark To Further Strengthen Green Strategic Partnership

India, Denmark To Further Strengthen Green Strategic Partnership

A number of agreements covering sectors such as green shipping, animal husbandry and dairying, water management, energy, cultural exchange were inked after the...


26 April 2022
India Can Be Cheapest Producer Of Green Hydrogen: Amitabh Kant

India Can Be Cheapest Producer Of Green Hydrogen: Amitabh Kant

While noting that China does not have climatic conditions to become the cheapest producer of Green Hydrogen, Kant said India will have to compete with...


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