Dec 29, 2021 04:24 PM IST
- Dec 14, 2021 10:44 AM IST
The AGEL-SECI agreement to supply 4,667 MW is part of a manufacturing-linked solar tender of 8,000 MW awarded to AGEL by SECI in June 2020, which set a record for being the world's largest solar development tender ever awarded
- Dec 04, 2021 01:08 PM IST
The UN Climate Change conferences are annual meetings of the countries party to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) to monitor progress on action against climate change.
- Nov 23, 2021 02:15 PM IST
Videh Kumar Jaipuriar, CEO of DIAL announced this in a video message displayed by the Airport Council International during the ‘Delivering the Net Zero Airport of the Future’ event at COP26
- Nov 22, 2021 03:07 PM IST
Following an inter-ministerial meeting, the environment ministry will submit a dossier detailing the timeline for the next five years over which India is set to achieve the bulk of its targets towards achieving net zero emissions.
- Nov 19, 2021 03:13 PM IST
The COP in Warsaw appeared doomed from the start, almost collapsed midway, and nearly broke up in acrimony towards the end. The conference was rescued from total failure by Burhan Gafoor and TS Tirumurti with no small help from a third Tamilian, Vivian Balakrishnan
- Nov 18, 2021 06:03 PM IST
More risk-taking innovators can convert basic science into futuristic tools that can protect the planet
- Nov 18, 2021 10:45 AM IST
Much work has been done in agricultural research, but it needs to be ensured that farmers adopt these best practices
- Nov 17, 2021 04:08 PM IST
- Nov 16, 2021 01:52 PM IST
Officials say there was no option available to maintain India’s strategic and economic interests.
- Nov 15, 2021 05:45 PM IST
Despite taking several multilateral steps to battle climate change, major world powers could not agree on a stricter agreement on limiting carbon emissions at Glasgow.
- Nov 15, 2021 05:45 PM IST
In today’s edition of Moneycontrol Pro Panorama: Nykaa’s fireworks, the LIC chairman interview, Tarsons Products IPO, the climate chess game, bonus and emissions, the Eastern Window and more
- Nov 15, 2021 05:33 PM IST
The United Nations global conference on climate change closed Saturday with a hard-fought agreement that calls on countries to return next year with stronger emissions-reduction targets and promises to double the money available to help countries cope with the impacts of global warming.
- Nov 15, 2021 12:12 PM IST
India had suggested that it will address all fossil fuels in an equitable manner, but that would place most of the burden squarely on the US and rich countries.
- Nov 15, 2021 08:38 AM IST
Holding out on coal phase-out clause will only make sense if India can accelerate its transition to green economy with minimum disruption
- Nov 14, 2021 10:45 PM IST
From air pollution to inadequate waste management, these are some of the biggest environmental issues facing India and the world today. Plus, elevator pitches for solutions to these problems.
- Nov 14, 2021 06:04 PM IST
Several countries, including small island states, said they were deeply disappointed by the change promoted by India to phase down, rather than phase out coal power, the single biggest source of greenhouse gas emissions.
- Nov 14, 2021 10:32 AM IST
The agreement acknowledges that commitments made by countries so far to cut emissions of planet-heating greenhouse gases are nowhere near enough to prevent planetary warming from exceeding 1.5 degrees above pre-industrial temperatures.
- Nov 14, 2021 10:10 AM IST
Here’s a look at the role coal plays in climate change and the energy system, and why it’s been so hard to move away from.
- Nov 14, 2021 08:36 AM IST
COP26: Alok Sharma, the conference chairman, was visibly emotional before banging down his gavel in relief to signal that there were no vetoes from the almost 200 national delegations present in Glasgow, ranging from coal- and gas-fuelled superpowers to oil producers and Pacific islands being swallowed by the rise in sea levels
- Nov 13, 2021 03:04 PM IST
Rich countries, including the United States, Canada, Japan and much of Western Europe, account for just 12% of the global population today but are responsible for 50% of all the planet-warming greenhouse gases released from fossil fuels and industry over the past 170 years
- Nov 12, 2021 06:05 PM IST
With the measures needed to combat climate change having grown exponentially, nations have been locked in negotiations for the past few days, fighting over key commitments.
- Nov 12, 2021 05:52 PM IST
No country’s energy needs are expected to grow faster in coming decades than India’s. Even under the most optimistic projections, a part of the demand must be met by dirty coal power -- a key source of heat trapping carbon emissions.
- Nov 12, 2021 04:57 PM IST
From teaching a climate curriculum in schools to nurturing alternative fashion economies, young climate warriors make an elevator pitch for solutions to limit or fix climate change problems.
- Nov 12, 2021 01:09 PM IST
In India, stock exchanges require listed companies to report to annual Environmental, Social, and Corporate Governance requirements