INTERVIEW| Govt working towards net-zero emission: Ashwini Kumar Choubey, Union min

Choubey says India has successfully maintained food security for the weaker sections and provided affordable food grains to the common man even when the world was grappling with effects of covid.

published on : 6th December 2022

UK slams HSBC over 'misleading' climate ads

The Advertising Standards Authority said in a statement that it had banned further use of HSBC posters that appeared a year ago ahead of the COP26 climate summit hosted by Britain.

published on : 19th October 2022

UN chief to visit India for Mission LiFE logo launch 

Mission LiFE will be India’s signature initiative at the United Nations and other international platforms for showcasing climate action and early achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals.

published on : 18th October 2022

Andhra Pradesh: Priority to energy efficiency in building sector

The construction sector in India is accounting for around 44% of all material demand.

published on : 12th September 2022

New UK PM Liz Truss appoints diverse Cabinet, Rishi Sunak allies are out

Another Indian-origin minister in the Cabinet is the 55-year-old Alok Sharma, who retains his climate action job as COP26 President, as does Defence Secretary Ben Wallace.

published on : 7th September 2022

Taiwan crisis: Frozen US-China cooperation presents new hitch for global warming

The unraveling relationship comes not long after China and the United States announced a surprise agreement to strengthen climate action at the UN COP26 climate conference in Glasgow in 2021.

published on : 6th August 2022

Carbon credit aid to help Bhubaneswar Smart City's sustainable plans

Carbon credits are produced when greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions are reduced by one tonne, which is equivalent to one tonne of carbon dioxide.

published on : 7th July 2022

Government directs steel industry to draw time-bound action plan to lower CO2 emissions 

According to a ministry document, the iron and steel industry globally accounts for around 8 per cent of total carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions on an annual basis.

published on : 4th July 2022

 Climate change to impact India’s solar, wind energy potential: Study

The analysis could turn out to be a setback for India’s ambitious renewable energy targets.

published on : 10th June 2022

Bhagwant Khuba invites global investors to tap opportunities in India's renewable energy space

The minister further said India's vast renewable energy resource potential and strong policy backing provide a strong foundation for achieving these goals.

published on : 13th May 2022

Warming can be kept just below 2 degrees Celsius if all Paris Agreement pledges are fulfilled: Study

Currently, there’s a huge gap between the rhetoric on tackling climate change and the reality on the ground. 

published on : 14th April 2022

Responsible Management: The new paradigm

If people do not aspire at all, development will stop. But if consumerism is overdone, it will lead to destruction. So what does responsible management for modern businesses look like?

published on : 30th March 2022

PM Modi meets COP26 President Alok Sharma, discusses India-UK cooperation on climate change agenda

Earlier today, Union Minister of Environment Prakash Javadekar also met Alok Sharma and discussed important issues, for negotiations to be held in Glasgow later this year.

published on : 16th February 2021