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Biden puts US back into fight to slow global warming

Biden signed an executive order rejoining the Paris climate accord within hours of taking the oath of office, fulfilling a campaign pledge. Washington: President Joe Biden returned the United States to the worldwide fight to slow global warming in one of his first official acts and immediately launched a series of climate-friendly efforts that would […]

Biden Injects Hope In Renewable Energy Supporters

4 Questions About China’s New Climate Commitments

In his speech to the UN General Assembly last week, President Xi Jinping of China announced that China will scale up its Nationally Determined Contribution (NDC) to tackling climate change by adopting more vigorous policies and measures in an effort to peak carbon dioxide emissions before 2030 and reach carbon neutrality before 2060. The announcement […]

Japan’s Ichigo starts up 7.39-MW wind farm

Climate Emergency: India offers financial and technical support to developing nations

The members of United Nations negotiated and adopted the Paris Agreement in which India made four commitments, including reducing greenhouse gas emission intensity of its GDP by 33-35 per cent below 2005 levels by 2030, under its NDC. In the run up to two key United Nation’s summits on Climate Change this month, India has […]

In Yogi’s UP, solar rooftop users get subsidy, Rs 20.69 lakh transferred to account of 69 consumers

Antonio Guterres calls on nations to come up with concrete plans to fight climate change

Expressing concern over changes in the weather patterns leading to severe heat waves across the world, UN Chief Antonio Guterras has called on global leaders to come up with concrete plans and strategies for carbon neutrality by 2050 and not “beautiful speeches.” Expressing concern over changes in the weather patterns leading to severe heat waves […]

CERAWEEK-U.S. climate czar urges oil industry to hasten transition to renewables

UN Chief Guterres: The Status Quo on Climate Policy ‘Is a Suicide’

We are losing the fight against climate change, warns U.N. Secretary General António Guterres on this week’s episode of Political Climate. We are losing the fight against climate change, warns U.N. Secretary General António Guterres. Even if countries were on track to meet their Paris Agreement goals — which they’re not — the world would […]

CERAWEEK-U.S. climate czar urges oil industry to hasten transition to renewables

‘Bimstec nations could tap India’s green energy transition’

With the Bimstec leaders gathered in the national capital for Prime Minister-elect Narendra Modi’s swearing in ceremony on Thursday, the member-nations could benefit from India’s rapid renewable energy capacity increase, say experts. The New Delhi-based organisation CarbonCopy said the annual electricity trade potential between South Asian and Southeast Asian countries could be from 65,000 MW […]

In Yogi’s UP, solar rooftop users get subsidy, Rs 20.69 lakh transferred to account of 69 consumers