COP26

Focussed road map, timely interventions necessary to achieve net zero target by 2070: ICRA

ICRA Head (Research and Outreach) Rohit Ahuja said that these sectors together emit 90 per cent of carbon dioxide as per 2019 data of the International Energy Agency.

published on : 5th January 2022

RBI for carefully crafted strategy to deal with challenges in financial sector

The Reserve Bank is actively engaged in conducting research on areas such as green finance and the impact of climate change on various macroeconomic variables such as inflation and growth.

published on : 28th December 2021

Time to join hands for sustainable development

The pandemic and the above mentioned series of natural disasters have exposed the disparities that exist in the world.

published on : 16th December 2021

Glasgow climate meet kept 1.5-degree Celsius limit alive, but it was a fragile win: COP 26 president

Speaking at a session on 'Climate Action: The Road Beyond COP26 Glasgow', Alok Sharma said that countries and companies must honour the promises made at the conference.

published on : 13th December 2021

Striking balance between climate change and growth

Developing countries feel the developed world should bear the cost of mitigation as well as help with technology and resources to achieve carbon neutrality. 

published on : 5th December 2021

The way towards net-zero emissions

Achieving net zero involves technology pathways as well as financial flows of investments towards the construction of the associated physical infrastructure.

published on : 1st December 2021

Mobilising USD 1 trillion for climate finance

The financial institutions have not suddenly become climate activists but have gradually understood that unless the climate is stable, the economy in which they invest will be at risk

published on : 29th November 2021

Conversations on climate that are not happening

Two crucial climate issues are agricultural emissions and the role of local governments in mitigating global warming. But they are not getting the attention they deserve in India.

published on : 24th November 2021

The need for equity-based climate action

The talk of climate change adaptation at a global event flies in the face of the state-sponsored accentuation of the crisis.

published on : 19th November 2021

'India needs USD 10.1 trillion investments to achieve net-zero emission by 2070'

According to the CEEW Centre for Energy Finance (CEEW-CEF), these investments would help decarbonise the country's power, industrial, and transport sectors.

published on : 18th November 2021

COP26 delegate highlights need for community interventions in waste management

Babitha PS, co-founder and senior mentor of Green Army International, was present at the 2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference held in Glasgow

published on : 16th November 2021

COP26 could be a positive start for Earth

It’s good that 100 nations have pledged to improve things. A very clear conclusion has not been reached as to how much money will be given by the rich nations.

published on : 16th November 2021

China defends joining with India on coal 'phase down' instead of 'phase out' at COP26

Zhao Lijian said China pays high importance to green transformation and has made tremendous efforts to control the coal consumption of coal-fired power plants.

published on : 15th November 2021

Nations compromise on coal for UN climate agreement, India argues against phase-out

Indian Environment Minister Bhupender Yadav argued against a provision on phasing out coal, saying that developing countries were “entitled to the responsible use of fossil fuels.”

published on : 14th November 2021

Climate deal emerges at COP26 summit, India intervenes on phasing out of fossil fuel

Countries, as part of the agreement, have also agreed to meet next year to discuss further carbon cuts so that the goal to limit warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius can be reached.

published on : 14th November 2021
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