Friday, Dec 02, 2022

Kyoto Protocol


Paris climate agreement: Some progress, but big issues remain unresolved at half-way stage

November 13, 2017 5:47 am

Small island nations, who face the prospect of getting submerged by the rising sea-levels, have been demanding a provision for compensation for damages that countries like them suffer due to climate change.

World has changed, all must cut emissions: US, EU

December 12, 2014 10:52 am

Annex-I countries are mandated to make legally-binding emission cuts under the Kyoto Protocol as they are held responsible for causing unregulated emissions.

Towards a climate deal

December 01, 2014 12:56 am

It is expected that the building blocks of the climate agreement would be created in Lima.

India missed the Durban train

December 17, 2011 12:18 am

India won a reprieve,but its lack of strategic vision has caused it to lose a great opportunity.

Climate formula at talks: Binding cuts for India by 2020

December 12, 2011 1:38 am

Talks on the new deal will begin next year when the Kyoto Protocol expires.

India no to binding climate agreement

September 16, 2011 2:38 am

Natarajan says extend Kyoto Protocol first,India committed to voluntary emission cuts

Jairam Ramesh underlines five key issues for Durban talks

July 09, 2011 2:11 am

Disbursement of fast-start finance,preserving the structure of the Kyoto Protoco are some key areas identified by Ramesh.

Greenhouse gas emissions hitting record highs

June 06, 2011 11:19 am

A two-week climate conference in Bonn,Germany to discuss the raising levels of greenhouse gases and Kyoto Protocol

IMD’s Khole to attend World Meteorological Cong in Geneva

May 22, 2011 12:11 am

Pune’s Dr Medha Khole,director of India Meteorological Department will attend the 16th World Meteorological Congress to be held at the International Conference Centre in Geneva.

Jairam raises red flag over power projections

April 23, 2011 2:53 am

Jairam Ramesh baffled his senior colleagues in the Cabinet by stating in the full Planning Commission meeting that the panel’s ambitious goal to add 100,000 MW to India’s power generation capacity during the 12th Plan period is “ecologically impossible”. The environment and forests minister’s strong remark exposed the persistent dissension among India’s top policymakers over the extent to which environmental concerns can be allowed to constrain economic growth.