User: subbu Topic: Climate Change
Category: Greenhouse Gases
Last updated: Dec 10 2018 15:20 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Proposal to involve private sector in increasing India’s green cover has environmentalists worried 10.12.2018 Scroll.in - News that matters
Leasing of wasteland to the corporate sector for re-greening is among the major recommendations of an expert committee formed by the environment ministry.
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India's Wind power potential decreasing with climate change 9.12.2018 Sify Finance
Rapid climate change may be causing a slow decline in India's wind power potential, a recent study suggests.
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UN climate change summit: India says it is on course to achieving its targets ahead of deadline 4.12.2018 Scroll.in - News that matters
Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan said the country is monitoring the progress on its targets at the highest level.
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COP24: Two-week conference focusing on carbon neutrality, gender-focus 3.12.2018 Central Chronicle
United Nations, COP24, the two-week 24th conference of the parties of the United Nations Climate Change Convention (UNFCCC), started in Katowice, Poland, with a special focus on carbon neutrality and gender equality. Days after the UN sounded the alarm on the unprecedented levels of greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere, the world is gathering to define […]
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Guterres thanks Modi for raising India's contribution to climate change pact 1.12.2018 The Assam Tribune
Guterres thanks Modi for raising India's contribution to climate change pact
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Climate change may cause threefold increase in powerful storms in some regions: study 28.11.2018 Zee News : Science and Technology
The impact on local communities could be severe, with more intense and extreme storms leading to greater large-scale flooding events, according to the study.
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Climate change will shrink US economy: Report 24.11.2018 The Assam Tribune
Climate change will shrink US economy: Report
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Global climate finance flows increased: UN Climate Change 24.11.2018 Sify Finance
The global climate finance flows have increased with a bulk of it continuing to go towards efforts to curb greenhouse gas emissions, the UN Climate Change secretariat said.
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Greenhouse gas levels in atmosphere hit new high: UN 23.11.2018 The Assam Tribune
Greenhouse gas levels in atmosphere hit new high: UN
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Govt should push for electric vehicles in bid to curb Delhi air pollution 17.11.2018 Central Chronicle » Business
New Delhi, Electric Vehicles represent one of the most promising pathways to increase energy security and reduce emissions of greenhouse gases and other pollutants. As Delhi continues to grapple with rising air pollution, the air quality dropped drastically. Pollution caused by the transport section is majorly responsible and prevails throughout the year. Any shift to Electric […]
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Two day Global Cooling Innovation Summit inaugurated in New Delhi today 12.11.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The Global Cooling Prize, an international competition to incentivize the development of a residential cooling technology that will have at least five times (5x) less climate impact than the standard Room Air Conditioning (RAC) was announced at the inaugural session of the two day Global Cooling Innovation Summit in New Delhi today.
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IIT-Jodhpur' researchers striving to get Cars and autos to photosynthesize just like plants 8.11.2018 Sify Finance
Cars in the coming few years could exhale Oxygen thanks to research from IIT-Jodhpur.
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How 2018 Nobel winner William Nordhaus helped calculate the economic cost of climate change 18.10.2018 Scroll.in
Nordhaus laid the groundwork for an entire field.
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Nobel Economics 2018 prize awarded to William Nordhaus and Paul Romer 8.10.2018 Zee News : World
This year's Nobel Economics prize has been awarded to Americans William Nordhaus and Paul Romer for their contribution to the field.
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Mankind at risk: Global temperatures to rise by 1.5 degree Celsius by 2030-2052, says UN 8.10.2018 Zee News : Science and Technology
There has already been a rise of 1C since the mid-1800s as industrialisation lifted emissions of CO2, the main greenhouse gas blamed for climate change.
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Focus should be on providing assured power, not just free power: Vice President 3.10.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has cautioned against the clamour to provide free power saying that people want assured, uninterrupted and quality power. Inaugurating a three-day International Conference on ‘Recent Developments in Clean and Safe Nuclear Power Generation,’ organised by the Institution of Engineers (India), in Hyderabad today, he said free power meant low power and finally no power.
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Dalmia Cement aims to be carbon negative by 2040: Group CEO 17.9.2018 Sify Finance
Reducing transition risks and creating transition opportunities are the top priorities; emissions and energy intensities directly impact the operating costs and India's Dalmia Cement aims to be carbon negative by 2040, says its Group CEO, Mahendra Singhi.
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Interview - India playing leading role in lowering global emissions: Anand Mahindra 14.9.2018 Sify Finance
India is already playing a leading role in lowering global emissions. The country's efforts in mainstreaming renewable energy and energy efficiency are remarkable. These, and its ambition in the electric mobility space, are admired across the globe, says Mahindra Group Executive Chairman Anand Mahindra.
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India needs stringent steps to maximise efficiency of coal plants: Report 6.9.2018 Sify Finance
India requires stringent steps to ensure maximising the efficiency of its existing coal-fired power plants to achieve nationally determined contributions under the landmark 2015 Paris Climate Change Agreement, a report said on Thursday.
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What caused the rain havoc in Kerala 15.8.2018 Rediff: News
'A lot of unauthorised encroachments have taken place in our forest area.'
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