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India’s road to clean energy goes via natural gas

May 02, 2021 8:06 pm

Rather than focus only on the endgame of decarbonisation, India must first ‘green’ its fossil fuel energy basket by increasing the share of natural gas

Saudi Arabia to build a zero emissions city

January 11, 2021 4:41 pm

Saudi Arabia has pledged to build a car-free city, dubbed 'The Line', as the first major step in developing its futuristic NEOM business zone. The construction is set to start within months.

Harnessing the Sun

November 26, 2020 3:40 pm

Aligning agendas of G20 countries and the International Solar Alliance will help improve energy access, facilitate spread and adoption of new energy technologies,

India must not let global pressure force it off growth path

November 18, 2020 3:24 pm

India must initiate a narrative, discussion and dialogue which focuses on each country taking on commitments that move their carbon trajectory towards the Paris agreement goal of limiting global warming to well below 2°C.

In France, questioning the carbon footprint of icy holiday cheer

December 22, 2019 11:11 am

In France, as issues like climate change loom larger than ever in local and national politics, Christmas cheer is competing with growing concern about the environmental cost of holiday rinks.

Longest UN climate talks end with no deal on carbon markets

December 15, 2019 7:11 pm

After two weeks of negotiations in Madrid on tackling global warming, delegates from almost 200 nations passed declarations calling for greater ambition in cutting planet-heating greenhouse gases and in helping poor countries that are suffering the effects of climate change.

A bleak warning

November 28, 2019 12:26 am

UNEP Emissions Gap report is a serious indictment of how little has been done to combat and contain climate change.

Explained: What is New Zealand's Zero Carbon Law, what does it aim to achieve?

November 10, 2019 5:24 pm

According to the New Zealand government, this is the first legislation in the world to make a legally binding commitment to living within 1.5 degrees Celsius of global warming.

Arctic warming may lead to prolonged droughts: Study

March 28, 2019 6:29 pm

The research group looked at the evolution of the tropic-to-pole temperature difference from three time periods: 100 years ago, 2,000 years ago and 10,000 years ago.

Volkswagen recalls 3,877 Vento units, suspends model sales

April 01, 2016 11:59 am

Volkswagen India said the problem impacts only the manual gearbox version of Vento with 1.5-litre diesel engine and is not connected to the global NOx emissions topic.