Emission

Cost, calories and carbon footprint: On menu at a UK restaurant 

As customers weigh their options, the menu at the vegetarian restaurant in Bristol includes a comparison with a dish that it does not serve: the emissions from a UK-produced hamburger.

published on : 10th August 2022

‘Mobile tower emissions don’t impact environment’

The government on Friday said the emissions from mobile towers are non-ionizing radio frequencies and are incapable of causing any adverse impact on the environment. 

published on : 6th August 2022

India sets new climate target: 45% less emission, 50 per cent electricity from non-fossil fuel-based energy resources by 2030

The updated Nationally Determined Contribution (NDC) under Paris Agreement will be submitted to the UN and to be implemented over the period 2021-2030.

published on : 4th August 2022

Japan truckmaker Hino, part of Toyota group, says emissions data faked for 20 years

President Satoshi Ogiso bowed deeply at a hastily called news conference and apologized to customers and other stakeholders.

published on : 2nd August 2022

TNPL factory unit emissions forcing us to mask up even during sleep, say Tiruchy villagers

Tamil Nadu Newsprint and Papers Limited (TNPL) as part of its expansion plans set up a pulp mill in its Unit-II paper factory four months ago.

published on : 1st August 2022

Taylor Swift's team issues clarification after topping list of celebs with highest carbon emissions

Taylor Swift's total flight emissions were 8,293.54 tonnes of carbon, which is 1,184.8 times more than the average person's total annual emissions, a study stated.

published on : 31st July 2022

EU countries approve climate measures after long talks

The 27 EU members found agreement on draft legislation aimed at slashing EU greenhouse gases by at least 55per cent in 2030 compared with 1990 rather than by a previously agreed 40 per cent.

published on : 29th June 2022

India accounts for only 5 per cent of global carbon emissions, says Modi at G7 summit

Meanwhile, PM Modi said the health of humans and the planet are interconnected, and this is why India had adopted the approach of “one world, one health”. 

published on : 28th June 2022

Delhi Airport running on hydro, solar power: DIAL 

DIAL said its switching over to renewable sources for its energy needs will help it reduce indirectly 200,000 tons of carbon emissions.

published on : 23rd June 2022

India may need USD 10 trillion investment to achieve net-zero emission by 2070: Study

The report further recommended policy initiatives "essential for a future driven by sustainable industries."

published on : 16th June 2022

UN chief: Governments' inaction on climate is 'dangerous'

Guterres said global greenhouse gas emissions need to drop by 45 per cent this decade, but are currently forecast to increase by 14 per cent.

published on : 14th June 2022

25 crore units produced, CIAL now second largest power producer in Kerala

The Cochin International Airport Ltd (CIAL) -- which runs the world’s first fully solar- powered airport -- has crossed another milestone in its green energy initiative.

published on : 6th June 2022

Buildings in Hyderabad to get greener

 In a bid to reduce carbon emissions, several government offices and private campuses in Hyderabad are planning to adopt green building norms by the next year.

published on : 5th June 2022

Blue Dart signs UNFCCC Climate Neutral Now pledge 

The pledge highlights the organisation's commitment to ambitious carbon emission reduction targets, the statement added.

published on : 2nd June 2022

Davos: More businesses join green tech partnership

The idea is to send market signals that lead to more investing and scaling up of technologies like green steel, green hydrogen and carbon capture.

published on : 25th May 2022

RK Singh asks states, UTs to set up panels for energy transition

The states and UTs will work on the annual strategy of energy transition under the mandate of the committee. 

published on : 25th May 2022

Bureau of Energy Efficiency advises Andhra to recognise investment potential 

The carbon markets have been successful in reducing greenhouse gas emissions by setting a limit to emissions and enabling their trading.

published on : 18th April 2022

Biomass plants in Delhi get new PM level target to reduce emissions, tackle pollution 

The commission has also asked the respective state governments and pollution control boards of Haryana,

published on : 22nd March 2022

Months after pledge at UN climate conference, India yet to submit emissions targets

The more urgent deadline was to get the submission in before the November negotiations in Glasgow and most nations did. Of the five top-emitting nations, only India has not submitted its plans.

published on : 4th March 2022

BML Munjal University Summit vows to help mission net zero emission

The summit in its second season had discussions on ‘sustainability’ and how all sectors must align themselves to help India achieve its target of net-zero carbon emissions by 2070.

published on : 26th February 2022
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