User: subbu Topic: Climate Change
Category: Greenhouse Gases
Last updated: Mar 30 2017 01:45 IST RSS 2.0
 
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100 percent committed to Paris deal, says China after Trump snubs rules 30.3.2017 Zee News : Science and Technology
China, the world's largest emitter of greenhouse gases, today reaffirmed that it remains "100 per cent" committed to the landmark Paris climate deal, looking to seize the leadership of global environment policy after US President Donald Trump began dismantling Obama-era policies.
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Call for accelerated shift to renewables, energy efficiency 30.3.2017 Hindu: National
IRENA report says carbon emissions can be reduced by 70% by 2050
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China, European Union reaffirm climate pledges after Donald Trump backs away 29.3.2017 Zee News : World
Nations led by China and the European Union rallied around a global plan to slow climate change on Wednesday after U.S. President Donald Trump began undoing Obama-era plans for deep cuts in U.S. greenhouse gas emissions.
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China emphasises on commitment to Paris accord as Donald Trump undoes US climate policy 29.3.2017 DNA: Top News
China is still committed to the Paris climate change accord agreed in 2015, the Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday, after US President Donald Trump signed an order to dismantle Obama-era climate change regulations. Trump's main target is former president Barack Obama's Clean Power Plan, which required states to slash carbon emissions from power plants - a key factor in the United States' ability to meet its commitments under the climate change accord reached by nearly 200 countries in Paris. Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang said climate change was a common challenge for everyone and the Paris agreement was a landmark that came about with the hard work of the international community, including China and the United States. China is keen to be seen leading the way in reducing climate change which Trump has in the past dismissed as a "hoax". "We still uphold that all sides should move with the times, grasp the opportunities, fulfil their promises and earnestly take proactive steps to jointly push ...
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Trump order on climate misguided, will hurt Americans: Green advocates (News Analysis) 29.3.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The Trump administration's executive order that attempts to dismantle the Clean Power Plan, amongst other action on the climate, that forms a part of the 2015 Paris Agreement has drawn worldwide criticism from environmental advocates.
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'Rollback of Clean Power Plan threatens air quality, health' 29.3.2017 All News-IANS Stories
US President Donald Trump's executive order to roll back the Clean Power Plan aimed at tackling global warming is likely to threaten air quality, health as well as economic benefits associated with it, an expert has warned.
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Trump slams brakes on Obama's climate plan, but there's a long road ahead 29.3.2017 Business Standard: News Now
This was expected based on Trump's campaign rhetoric and his selection of Cabinet members & advisers
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Trump signs order overhauling Obama's attempts to slow climate change 29.3.2017 All News-IANS Stories
US President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed an executive order rolling back Obama-era rules aimed at tackling global warming.
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Trump signs order sweeping away Obama era climate policies 29.3.2017 Hindu: News
Barack Obama’s Clean Power Plan that required states to slash carbon emissions from power plants — a critical element in helping the United States meet its commitments to a global climate change accord reached by nearly 200 countries in Paris in 2015.
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US may approve export of natural gas to India: Trump administration 28.3.2017 Business Standard: News Now
Energy sector is likely to be a major area of co-operation between India and the US: Officials
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Human-induced global warming has triggered extreme weather events, says study 28.3.2017 Zee News : Science and Technology
Researchers from Pennsylvania State University in the US looked at a combination of roughly 50 climate models from around the world.
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Trump to sign order sweeping away Obama-era climate policies 28.3.2017 Zee News : World
U.S. President Donald Trump will sign an executive order on Tuesday to undo a slew of Obama-era climate change regulations, a move meant to bolster domestic energy production but which environmentalists have vowed to challenge in court.
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LEDs to cut CO2 by 80 million tonnes a year, save Rs 40,000 crore in power bills: Piyush Goyal 27.3.2017 ET: Power
"The solar power programme has been scaled up from a 20 GW target to 100 GW by 2022. All the renewable sources, including large hydro projects, taken together, India has set sights on on 225 GW of renewable and clean energy by 2022," he added.
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Trump to sign executive order undoing Obama's clean power plan 27.3.2017 New Kerala: World News
Trump to sign executive order undoing Obama's clean power plan
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India's temperature rose by 0.60 degree over last 110 years: Anil Dave 27.3.2017 All Current Affairs Stories
The govt has launched NAPCC in June, 2008 to deal with climate change and related issues
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LEDs to cut CO2 by 80 mn tonnes a year, save Rs 40,000 cr power 27.3.2017 News
The solar power programme has been scaled up from a 20 GW target to 100 GW by 2022
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Pollution, climate change affecting everyone: Rajnath 26.3.2017 deccanherald.com
Pollution and climate change are adversely affecting people of all age groups and these are also going to have a serious impact in the future, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said today. Addressing the valedictory session at the NGT World Environment Conference here, he said climate change has now a days been recognised as a major global challenge. "We in India believe that climate change is the result of emission of greenhouse gases and the resultant global warming that came from the industrial advancement in developed nations, powered by fossil fuel," he said. The Home Minister said although a developing country like India has little to do with this phenomenon, it has to face the consequences. "Pollution and Climate change are adversely influencing our present and they are also going to have a serious impact on our future. "Climate change poses a big threat to millions of our farmers with the changes in weather patterns and increasing intensity of natural disasters," he said. Singh said it has been ...
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Indians regard nature as mother: Rajnath 26.3.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Indians regard nature as mother and the ancient texts have highlighted the need to maintain a healthy and sustainable relationship between mankind and nature, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Sunday.
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Canada celebrates Earth Hour today 26.3.2017 New Kerala: India News
Canada celebrates Earth Hour today
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US joins 'constructive' G-20 climate meeting 25.3.2017 News
G-20 climate and energy ministers held a constructive meeting over a plan to address global warming
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