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Climate change costs India $10 billion every year: Government

By : SustainabilityO..., Aug 18, 2017

Extreme weather events are costing India $9-10 billion annually and climate change is projected to impact agricultural productivity with increasing severity from 2020 to the end of the century...

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PM Modi to interact with 200 Champions of Change

By : SustainabilityO..., Aug 17, 2017

With a focus on building New India by 2022, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will interact with country's over 200 young entrepreneurs and start-ups across sectors on Friday in New Delhi....

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India ratifies second commitment period of Kyoto Protocol

By : SustainabilityO..., Aug 10, 2017

India has ratified the second commitment period of the Kyoto Protocol that commits countries to contain the emission of greenhouse gases, reaffirming its stand on climate action....

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Growth in coal use falls in last 10 yrs as India eyes Paris goal

By : SustainabilityO..., Aug 4, 2017

Coal will continue to have a prime place in India's total energy mix for the next many years but data shows that the country's coal boom may have been over a couple of years ago, much earlier...

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India Insisted On Dues From Global Sources To Fight Climate Change: Government

By : SustainabilityO..., Aug 2, 2017

India has insisted on its rightful dues from international sources in its fight against climate change and any statement to the contrary is "factually incorrect", the government informed the Lok...

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Subject Tags: climate change , Financing

India can do more on climate change with support: Union Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan

By : SustainabilityO..., Jul 28, 2017

Reiterating India’s commitment to tackling climate change, Union Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan on Thursday said it can do more if finance and other support are ensured. The Minister said...

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Environment ministry approves projects seeking to address climate change

By : SustainabilityO..., Jul 20, 2017

The environment ministry today approved projects aimed at addressing the vulnerabilities arising out of climate change in Rajasthan, Gujarat and Sikkim.

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Committed to climate change as per own values and requirements: External Affairs Ministry

By : SustainabilityO..., Jul 10, 2017

India has said that it remains committed on the issue of climate change "as per its own values and requirements", days after the US announced its decision to pull out of the landmark Paris...

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Big banks fail to clear climate test

By : SustainabilityO..., Jul 5, 2017

The world's biggest banks are continuing to fuel climate change through the financing of "extreme" fossil fuels at a rate that will push the planet beyond the climate change limit agreed upon at...

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Major correction to satellite data shows 140% faster warming since 1998

By : SustainabilityO..., Jul 3, 2017

Researchers from Remote Sensing Systems (RSS), based in California, have released a substantially revised version of their lower tropospheric temperature record.

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