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Indian Oil Corporation to invest Rs 25,000 cr in green energy

Rising environmental concerns are increasingly swaying government energy policies across the globe, prompting energy companies to invest in greener options. New Delhi: Indian Oil CorporationNSE -0.95 % (IOC), the nation’s largest refiner and fossil fuel retailer, plans to invest Rs 25,000 crore in green energy projects, including solar and wind power plants, bio-fuels plants, and […]

Biden defends record on climate, says plan coming ‘very shortly’

WASHINGTON: Former Vice President Joe Biden on Tuesday defended his environmental record and said he would release the “totality” of his climate change plan “very shortly,” after Democratic Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez accused him of not being aggressive enough on the issue. “She’ll find that nobody has been more consistent about taking on the environment and […]

South Korea to cut dependency on fossil fuel a shift to renewable energy

Yonhap reported that South Korea’s industry ministry said that it will significantly cut the country’s dependency on conventional energy sources, such as coal, and move toward environment-friendly resources for sustainable growth. During the public hearing for a draft of the country’s energy master plan, which is renewed every five years with a 20 year goal, […]