climate change policy

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

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

India to hit net-zero climate target by 2070: Prime Minister Modi at COP26 climate summit

PM Modi also announced that the carbon intensity of India's economy -- the amount of goods produced per unit of energy -- would be reduced by 45 percent by 2030.

published on : 1st November 2021