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Understanding The Economic Consequences Of Climate Change For India

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 15, 2019

As per a report authorized by the UN Inter-governmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), India's exposure and high vulnerability to the adverse effects of climate change could hinder its economic...

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Climate Action Offers An Exciting $6 Trillion Business Opportunity

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 10, 2019

Jawahar Vadivelu, the Outgoing President...

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Finally, both BJP and Congress manifestos talk climate change

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 10, 2019

2019 is the first time that climate change has featured in the manifestoes of India’s two major political parties, the Indian National Congress (INC) and Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP)....

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BJP Manifesto: Renewable energy to be turned into a popular movement

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 9, 2019

The BJP released its manifesto for the upcoming general elections 2019 outlining 75 milestones to be achieved by 2022. On the energy front, the Sankalp Patra focussed on universal access to...

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Melting of Arctic ice impacts weather in India

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 8, 2019

Months ahead of a major global expedition to explore the Arctic, researchers found that rising temperatures in the region is causing the sea-ice to melt faster than...

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Congress assures to fight air pollution, global warming; protect wildlife, water bodies, CRZs

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 3, 2019

The Congress Tuesday said it recognised air pollution as a national public health emergency and promised an action agenda that will place India at the forefront of the battle against global...

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Industry leaders join hands to address climate change, create new model of growth by 2022

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 2, 2019

Industry leaders have come together under the umbrella of India 2022 Coalition to address the...

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Earth Hour: Power distribution companies save 258 MW in Delhi

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 1, 2019

 The power distribution companies in the national capital saved 258 megawatt (MW) of electricity during sixty minutes of the Earth Hour observed on Saturday night. Government and private...

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Vice President Naidu stresses on the need for EVs, adopting shared mobility

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 29, 2019

 Vice President Venkaiah Naidu Thursday stressed on the need of adopting shared mobility and electric vehicles to meet increasing demands of transportation and said standalone metro systems are...

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Low soil moisture posing threat in most river basins

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 29, 2019

Factors like temperature, rainfall and soil moisture affect distribution and growth of vegetation. A study of these factors has shown that forest and croplands in two-thirds of river basins across India do not have the potential to cope with extreme climatic events such as...

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