India slams rich nations' climate inaction; calls for focus on pre-2020 gaps, equity in Global Stocktake
India highlighted that the large volume of historical emissions by Annex -I Parties, beyond their equitable share in cumulative emissions by any measure, cannot be ignored.
Agricultural residue burning is producing large amounts of carbon dioxide. Indian farmers burnt over 87 million tonnes of agriculture residue in 2020.
Wednesday's announcement comes one week after Prime Minister Rishi Sunak softened policies aimed at the UK achieving net zero carbon emissions by 2050.
The ICP or carbon fee is the monetary value of each ton of carbon emissions and the amount pooled will be used to fund the company’s emissions reduction efforts.
Swapping half of meat and dairy with plant-based foods may cut agricultural emissions by 31 per cent: Study
The research, published in the journal Nature Communications, shows that additional climate and biodiversity benefits could accrue from reforesting land spared from livestock production.
On the 77th Independence Day, Director General (Prisons) Sanjay Baniwal announced remission for over 1,300 convicts.
The feature will be available on QR code-based tickets from Thursday onwards, officials said.
Newly discovered 36-million-years-long geological cycles of our planet determine the biodiversity that exists at a given time.
Rupert Stadler admitted he allowed vehicles equipped with manipulating software to remain on sale even after learning of the scam.
The three worst performing reserves in terms of additional emissions were Pilibhit in Uttar Pradesh, Anamalai in Tamil Nadu and Dampa in Mizoram.