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There is no vaccine for climate change: UNEP Head Inger Andersen

By : Chetanya Mehra, Aug 14, 2020

United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Executive Director Inger Andersen has said there is no vaccine for climate change...

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Spain: EIB to provide €95 million to finance 40 climate action projects in Barcelona

By : Chetanya Mehra, Aug 4, 2020

The European Investment Bank (EIB) will finance around 40 projects in Barcelona that aim to support climate change mitigation and adaptation in the city. To this end, the EU bank will provide €...

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BRICS one of the most valuable and working partnership: Shri Prakash Javadeker

By : Chetanya Mehra, Jul 31, 2020

The Environment Ministers of the five BRICS countries (Brazil, Russia, India, China & South Africa) participated in the 6th BRICS Environment Ministers’ Meeting on 30 July 2020 via...

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Subject Tags: BRICS , Climate Change , SDGs

UK Space Agency launches new climate change project

By : Chetanya Mehra, Jul 29, 2020

The first £10m will be used to support projects focusing on earth observation technologies.

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Subject Tags: Climate Change

India-European Union Agreement on Scientific and Technological Cooperation renewed for next five years (2020-2025)

By : Chetanya Mehra, Jul 27, 2020

India and European Union have renewed its Agreement on Scientific and Technological Cooperation for the next five years (2020-2025). This has been done by exchange of Note Verbale between two...

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India-EU to step up cooperation in climate change, science and space

By : Chetanya Mehra, Jul 16, 2020

India and the European Union on Wednesday resolved to step up cooperation in environment and climate change and extend the ambit of collaboration in the areas of space and science and technology...

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Biden's $2 trillion climate plan aims to reframe debate

By : Chetanya Mehra, Jul 16, 2020

Joe Biden released a $2 trillion plan on Tuesday to boost investment in clean energy and stop all climate-damaging...

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Indian Railways on MISSION MODE of becoming a "Green Railway" by 2030( Net Zero Carbon Emission)

By : Chetanya Mehra, Jul 14, 2020

Ministry of Railways, with a goal of transforming Indian Railways into Green Railways by 2030 has taken a number of major initiatives towards mitigation of global...

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Subject Tags: Climate Change , green

L&T Infra Finance gets USD 50 mn from AIIB for renewable energy funding

By : Chetanya Mehra, Jul 8, 2020

L&T Infrastructure Finance Company Ltd (LTIFCL) on Tuesday said it has received the first tranche of USD 50 million of the total USD 100-million ECB loan...

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Scientists study why India faced 5-decade long rainfall decline till 2000

By : Sustainability ..., Jun 15, 2020

In novel approach to understand natural variability factors behind five-decade long rainfall decline till the year 2000 in India, a group of scientists has now examined the differing trends in pre- and post-2000 Indian summer monsoon (rainfall), its decline and recovery. The...

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