November 16, 2022 8:24 am
At the ongoing COP27, India outlined its plan to achieve a net-zero emission status by 2070. What are the sectors it will focus on? Why does a key area. agriculture, find no mention in the plan?
November 14, 2022 9:55 am
Under the Paris Agreement, countries are mandated to submit long-term action plans with estimated low-emission pathways till 2050 that are consistent with the global goal of keeping temperature rise within 1.5 degree or 2 degree Celsius from pre-industrial times.
August 06, 2022 7:43 am
At the Glasgow meeting last year, PM Narendra Modi promised to strengthen India’s climate commitments. He made five promises, and called it the 'Panchamrit'. Two of these were upward revision of existing targets, the ones that have now been made official.
January 17, 2022 2:44 pm
Global warming is smashing temperature records all over the world, but Kuwait — one of the hottest countries on the planet — is fast becoming unliveable.
November 14, 2021 9:10 am
Chief Minister Pema Khandu called the declaration a “historic and significant milestone” and said the government would do its best to “protect the people from the challenges posed by climate change and its impact on biodiversity”.
October 26, 2021 10:06 am
COP26, which begins next week in Glasgow after a year’s delay, will seek to finalise the rules for the 2015 Paris Agreement on climate. Why is this important, and what else in on the agenda?
October 20, 2021 7:09 pm
The disparity between climate goals and fossil fuel extraction plans — termed the “production gap” — will widen until at least 2040, the report found.
October 18, 2021 3:37 pm
As the UN conference was postponed last year due to the coronavirus pandemic, this year is the deadline for countries to make steeper emissions cut pledges.
October 09, 2021 1:51 pm
"If the developed countries are only doing individual Net-Zeros, we are, in fact, moving farther away from achieving the Paris targets," India's Permanent Representative to the UN Ambassador T S Tirumurti said.
September 09, 2021 8:06 am
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