Greenhouse gas

Significance of Water and Food

In survival theory, there is a rule of threes.

published on : 6th March 2022

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

Australia announces policy to boost electric car sales

Less than 2% of new vehicles sold in Australia are electric, and the transport sector is a major reason why Australia, on a per capita basis, is one of the world’s worst greenhouse gas emitters.

published on : 9th November 2021

Stop deforestation to sustain water for next generation 

Emissions and sequestration of carbon need to be balanced to sustain ecosystem functions and maintain the environmental conditions.

published on : 8th November 2021

Adani Electricity to meet 30 per cent of Mumbai power demand via renewable sources

The company has linked this target with financial penalty for non-achievement under its recent issuance of US Dollar denominated Bond to international investors.

published on : 3rd November 2021

JNCASR-Bengaluru scientists devise way to convert carbon dioxide to methane without toxicity

The method can effectively help in reducing levels of atmospheric carbon dioxide levels which is a major climate change concern.

published on : 27th October 2021

China releases action plan to peak carbon dioxide emissions before 2030

Chinese President Xi Jinping had announced that the country will strive to peak carbon dioxide emissions before 2030 and achieve carbon neutrality before 2060.

published on : 26th October 2021

Greenhouse gas levels hit new record despite lockdown-induced reduction: UN climate office

The news came as the United Nations climate office warned that the world remains off target for meeting its goal of cutting emissions as part of international efforts to curb global warming.

published on : 25th October 2021

HP, Procter & Gamble join companies pledge to cut emissions

The Climate Pledge, a grouping of companies and organizations spearheaded by Amazon, said Monday that it has signed up 86 new members for its voluntary measures.

published on : 20th September 2021

Keeping Earth cool: Is the 1.5 degrees Celsius target 'mission impossible'?

An unbroken cascade of deadly, unprecedented weather disasters -- bulked up by global warming -- has swept across three continents since mid-June. What lies ahead?

published on : 5th August 2021