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India demands environment-friendly technology to be made available at affordable prices to battle climate change

By : Sustainability ..., Nov 6, 2020

Union Minister Prakash JavadekarBCCL Union Minister Prakash Javadekar insists that lower carbon emissions will only be possible if the right technology is available at the right place and at the...

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After heavy rains, cities hope to become climate smart

By : Sustainability ..., Oct 26, 2020

India's southern city of Hyderabad is known as a high-tech hub - but its infrastructure is looking increasingly dated in an era of strengthening climate change impacts. The city - home to offices of Microsoft and Google - this month saw its heaviest rainfall in a century,...

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PM to inaugurate India Energy Forum next week

By : Sustainability ..., Oct 20, 2020

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will next week inaugurate the annual India Energy Forum...

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Tenth of pandemic stimulus spend could help world reach climate goals: study

By : Sustainability ..., Oct 16, 2020

The world could get on track to avert catastrophic climate change by investing a tenth of a planned $2 trillion in pandemic recovery packages in reducing dependence on fossil fuels, according to a study published on Thursday.

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Finland Aims to Reach Carbon Neutrality in 2035, Go Carbon Negative Soon After

By : Sustainability ..., Oct 16, 2020

Finland has communicated its long-term low greenhouse gas (GHG) emission development strategy (LEDS) to the UNFCCC. Finland’s LEDS charts scenarios and impact assessments to achieve its 2035...

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India and France re-elected as President and Co- President of the International Solar Alliance (ISA) at the third assembly of the ISA

By : Sustainability ..., Oct 15, 2020

The Third Assembly of the International Solar Alliance has been attended by 34 ISA Members ministers. 53 Member countries and 5 Signatory and Prospective Member...

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As World Bank faces scrutiny, U.N. chief warns lenders over fossil fuels

By : Sustainability ..., Oct 13, 2020

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Monday urged development banks to stop backing fossil fuel projects, after a report found the World Bank had invested $12 billion in the sector since the 2015 Paris Agreement to combat climate...

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India's focus on renewable sector to ensure energy security, combat climate change: Suresh Prabhu

By : Sustainability ..., Oct 1, 2020

India's focus on renewable segments like solar, wind and hydro power will not only ensure energy security but also address environmental concerns, former union minister Suresh Prabhu said on...

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

By : Sustainability ..., 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 : Sustainability ..., 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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