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Mahindra’s Igatpuri Plant Becomes First Carbon Neutral Facility in India

By : editor_2, Dec 6, 2018

The Mahindra Group has taken a step forward in its commitment to becoming carbon neutral by 2040, with its Igatpuri manufacturing plant recently becoming India’s first carbon neutral...

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IKEA targets big cut in greenhouse gas emissions from production

By : editor_2, Dec 3, 2018

IKEA, the world's biggest furniture group, pledged on Friday to cut greenhouse gas emissions from its production by 80 percent in absolute terms by 2030 from their levels two years ago....

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India may hit Paris climate targets ahead of schedule: TERI

By : editor_2, Jun 29, 2018

India may well achieve the national targets set to address climate change under the Paris Agreement before 2030, as around 30 per cent of the country’s installed electricity generation capacity...

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Arvind-Monforts long-term approach for sustainability

By : editor_2, Jun 29, 2018

“Patagonia knows our denim is completely traceable, which is not always the case with other mills,” says the company’s Creative Director, Stefano Aldighieri. “The great thing about Arvind is...

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RB commissions first solar powered facility; inks pact for 100% clean energy supply

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 26, 2018

 Consumer health and hygiene RB India, (erstwhile Reckitt Benckiser) today commissioned its first solar powered factory in Mysore as part of project Greenathon. 

The factory, running on 'green power' forms an extension to RB's...

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Global carbon emissions hit record high in 2017

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 23, 2018

Global energy-related carbon emissions rose to a historic high of 32.5 gigatonnes last year, after three years of being...

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Singapore Will Levy a Flat Carbon Tax on Companies Starting Next Year

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 23, 2018

Singapore will begin levying a carbon tax starting in 2019 in an effort to reduce the country’s greenhouse gas emissions and help make companies there more competitive. Finance minister Heng...

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Volvo India signs up with CleanMax Solar for power supply

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 19, 2018

CleanMax Solar has signed up with Volvo Group India Pvt Ltd (VGIPL) for long-term supply of 2.75 MW solar power for Volvo’s truck units in Bengaluru. This is expected to reduce Volvo’s carbon...

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New Science-Based Goals, Carbon Pricing Scheme to Help Heineken ‘Drop the C’

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 13, 2018

Heineken has unveiled a new sustainability strategy that will see the brewer increase renewable energy production, set science-based targets across distribution, cooling and packaging, and pilot...

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Malaysia on course to reduce carbon emissions by 40 percent by 2020: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 4, 2017

The country is on track to reduce carbon emissions by 40 per cent in three years for a cleaner environment for future generations, Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak said.

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