User: subbu Topic: Climate Change
Category: Greenhouse Gases
Last updated: Dec 22 2018 22:34 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Deforestation major cause of climate change 19.8.2019 The Assam Tribune
Deforestation major cause of climate change
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Frequent wildfires in the Arctic and the far North are worsening climate change 16.8.2019 Scroll.in
The blazes are altering ecosystems by reducing older-growth forests to younger vegetation, pouring more carbon into the atmosphere and fuelling global warming.
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While Adani gets set for Carmichael project, Australian insurers are refusing to touch coal mines 14.8.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
As communities and governments hold fossil fuel companies responsible for climate-related damage, coal insurers increasingly face the risk of litigation.
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Taking the pulse of peatland carbon emissions could measure climate impact of development: Scientists 14.8.2019 Central Chronicle
New Delhi,  A new way to ‘take the pulse’ of carbon emissions could help track how the industrial development of peatlands contributes to climate change, as well as measure their recovery once it ends, according to researchers. In findings published in the journal Scientific Reports,a team of researchers, led by the University of Glasgow,discuss how […]
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If not for the pollution, India could have been even hotter 13.8.2019 Scroll.in
Sixty-five per cent of India’s population was exposed to temperatures above 40 degrees Celsius between May and June, the worst in four years.
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Until the world cuts emissions from agriculture and forestry, climate change goals can’t be reached 12.8.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
A UN report found about 25%-30% of food globally is lost or wasted. Reducing this can significantly lower emissions, and ease pressure on agricultural systems.
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How we manage land today holds the key to addressing climate change 9.8.2019 Citizen Matters
Land is a critical resource and under pressure from humans and climate change, but it could also be a part of the solution, says latest IPCC report.
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Hope anew for Delhi’s Ghazipur landfill as PMO steps in 8.8.2019 Citizen Matters
Following national and international outcry over East Delhi's towering Ghazipur dump, the Prime Minister's Office has issued a Global Request for Proposal (RFP) inviting solutions from experts to the problems posed by the landfill.
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KABIL Set up to Ensure Supply of Critical Minerals 1.8.2019 Govt of india: PIB
A joint venture company namely Khanij Bidesh India Ltd. (KABIL) is to be set up with the participation of three Central Public Sector Enterprises namely, National Aluminium Company Ltd.(NALCO), Hindustan Copper Ltd.(HCL) and Mineral Exploration Company Ltd. (MECL).
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Earth warming at faster rate than in last 2,000 years: Study 25.7.2019 DNA
The speed of global warming has never been as high as it is today, the research said.
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UN asks India to update and enhance plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions 24.7.2019 Scroll.in
United Nations Special Envoy on Climate Change Luis Alfonso de Alba met Union Minister of Environment, Forests and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar on Tuesday.
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How one of Delhi’s tallest structures is contributing to climate change 17.7.2019 Citizen Matters
Intense summers are not uncommon in Delhi, but when temperatures soared to 48 degrees this June, it was a record even by city standards. Could emissions from the East Delhi Ghazipur landfill have had a role to play?
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The US military’s carbon footprint is bigger than as many as 140 countries 26.6.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
One of the largest polluters in history, the American war machine’s emissions tend to be overlooked in climate change studies.
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Nitrous oxide emission from agriculture has risen sharply over 30 years, finds study 25.5.2019 Scroll.in
The increase is linked to fertiliser pricing policy and disproportionate use of nitrogen-based fertilisers, say experts.
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Nuclear power has potential to meet increasing energy demand in country : Venkaiah 16.5.2019 Central Chronicle
Hyderabad, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Thursday said that Nuclear electricity would significantly reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions and has the potential to meet increasing energy demand in the country. Addressing Scientists and the Staff at a meeting organized on the occasion of 70 years of exploration and research by the Atomic Minerals Directorate for […]
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Nuclear Electricity can reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions: Vice President 16.5.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that nuclear electricity could significantly reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions and has the potential to meet increasing energy demand in the country.
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Climate change has slowed down India’s economic growth by 30% 1.5.2019 Scroll.in
Never mind the future – rich countries have already benefited from climate change, while poor countries have suffered dramatic economic losses.
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Apple expects cooperation with China on clean energy 20.4.2019 Sify Finance
Apple is expecting more cooperation with China on clean energy as it released its 2019 Environment Report that outlines its climate change solutions ahead of Earth Day, which falls on April 22.
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Stop Adani Convoy off to brilliant start in Australia 17.4.2019 Central Chronicle
Hobart, Australia, The Stop Adani Convoy left sunny Hobart Wednesday morning after being sent off by a large, jubilant, crowd of supporters. The Stop Adani Convoy, led by Australian Greens’ former Senator and eminent environmentalist Bob Brown, will travel around 5000 kms up the east coast of Australia with a number of events along the way […]
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A stop sign: on India's growing carbon emissions 29.3.2019 Hindu: Rx
India must raise its ambition on reduction in carbon emissions
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