Tuesday, Nov 29, 2022



India moves two ranks in climate performance index

November 15, 2022 1:25 pm

The latest Climate Change Performance Index by Germanwatch, an independent development organisation, has put India eighth amongst a group of 59 countries and the European Union in terms of climate action, ahead of most developed countries

Famed painting 'The Scream' targeted by climate activists

November 12, 2022 7:17 pm

A video of the incident showed museum guards holding two activists, with one shouting "I scream for people dying." Another shouted "I scream when lawmakers ignore science" as someone shielded "The Scream."

Switzerland is paying poorer nations to cut emissions on its behalf

November 09, 2022 11:49 am

The debate comes as rich nations of the world face criticism for failing to compensate poorer nations as promised so they can better adapt to warming temperatures.

Climate crisis: India showing intent as problem solver, says Bhupender Yadav at G20 meet

August 31, 2022 10:19 am

"While India has not been a traditional contributor to global emissions, we are showing the intent in our actions to be a problem solver," Union Environment Minister said.

Biden signs climate, health bill into law as other economic goals remain

August 17, 2022 8:58 am

US President Joe Biden signed the bill, which Democrats call the Inflation Reduction Act, in the State Dining Room at the White House.

US: Electric cars too costly for many, even with aid in Climate Bill

August 09, 2022 2:34 pm

Automakers have complained that the credit would apply to only a narrow slice of vehicles, at least initially, largely because of domestic sourcing requirements.

Katherine Langford calls climate anxiety real; expert suggests ways to deal with it

July 24, 2022 4:18 pm

"Being able to control the climate impact of decisions in my day-to-day [life] has really helped," the actor said

The world's affluent must start eating local food to tackle the climate crisis, new research shows

June 26, 2022 3:02 pm

Eating locally is generally taken to mean eating food grown within a 161km radius of one's home

Japan reiterates plan to cut reliance on coal

May 27, 2022 1:11 pm

A draft communique, seen by Reuters ahead of May 25 to 27 talks between the ministers, showed the G7 group would consider committing to a phase-out of coal by 2030

Weary of many disasters? UN says worse to come

April 26, 2022 3:35 pm

If current trends continue the world will go from around 400 disasters per year in 2015 to an onslaught of about 560 catastrophes a year by 2030, a United Nations report issued Monday said


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