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Global wind, solar growth on track to meet climate targets – EQ Mag Pro

Solar and wind power can grow enough to limit global warming to 1.5C if the 10-year average compound growth rate of 20% can be maintained to 2030, independent climate think tank Ember said in a report on Wednesday. Solar generation rose 23% globally in 2021, while wind supply gained 14% over the same period. Together, […]

Unexpected deal would boost Biden pledge on climate change – EQ Mag Pro

India needs $20 bn annual investments to achieve climate targets: Report – EQ Mag Pro

India needs USD 20 billion (about RS 1.53 lakh crore) worth of investments each year to achieve its climate targets and fund its green transition, according to a report. The white paper by Ficci and Trilegal highlights that the country needs a large budget allocation, international finance from bilateral and multilateral sources and green private […]

Firm name Matshela Energy set to sell solar energy in Zimbabwe – EQ Mag Pro

STATEMENT: Indonesia Submits New 2030 Climate Targets and First Long-Term Climate Strategy

JAKARTA : Yesterday the government of Indonesia submitted an updated national climate commitment to the United Nations. The plan includes new measures on adaptation and resilience and some new targets in specific sectors, but has the same topline emissions targets submitted in 2016: an unconditional target to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions 29% below business-as-usual […]

Unexpected deal would boost Biden pledge on climate change – EQ Mag Pro

Asia’s New Coal Plant Plans Jeopardise Climate Targets, Report Says

China, India, Indonesia, Japan and Vietnam plan to build more than 600 new coal-fired power projects, with a combined capacity of more than 300 gigawatts. LONDON : Five Asian countries are responsible for 80% of new coal power plants planned around the world, the Carbon Tracker group said on Wednesday, saying most would prove uneconomical […]

Unexpected deal would boost Biden pledge on climate change – EQ Mag Pro

Britain Risks Missing Climate Targets Due to Lack of Policies -Advisers

LONDON : Britain’s lack of policies to meet net zero emissions by 2050 is jeopardising its chance of meeting the target, the country’s climate advisers said in a progress report on Thursday. Britain in 2019 became the G7 first member to set a net zero target, which will require wholesale changes in the way that […]

Unexpected deal would boost Biden pledge on climate change – EQ Mag Pro

Italy Promises “Brutal” Cuts to Red Tape Delaying Renewable Energy Projects

Italy’s byzantine authorisation process has slowed down the rollout of new green energy schemes, jeopardising access to EU recovery funds and the achievement of climate targets. Rome, which needs to install up to 70 gigawatts of new renewable energy capacity by 2030, is currently installing just 0.8 GW per year, in large part due to […]

When the sun switches off the solar panels – EQ Mag Pro

OPINION: Leveraging international capital flows for India’s green recovery and clean energy transition

The finance sector needs to better integrate long-term climate risks into investment decisions, and work with governments and development partners to design suitable financing vehicles to help scale private capital flows for clean energy New Delhi: COVID-19 induced economic recession in India has created an urgent need to ramp up investments and create much-needed jobs. […]

Rooftop solar projects to come up at 7 medical colleges, 32 DHH buildings – EQ Mag Pro