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EU split on carbon market reform ahead of U.N. climate change talks

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 9, 2017

Splits among European Union policymakers over carbon market reforms could foil attempts next week to reach a deal ahead of United Nations climate talks in November, EU sources said....

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Global carbon emissions stood still in 2016, offering climate hope

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 28, 2017

Global emissions of climate-warming carbon dioxide remained static in 2016, a welcome sign that the world is making at least some progress in the battle against global warming by halting the...

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IIT Madras: New eco-friendly cement being tested for use in industry

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 13, 2017

A research collaboration between India and Switzerland on a new cement material that can reduce carbon dioxide emissions in the manufacturing process is set to take off into implementation.

The construction sector is a major contributor to global carbon dioxide...

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India exploring carbon capture utilisation storage

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 12, 2017

As part of its climate change commitments in the aftermath of signing the historic Paris agreement India is now exploring the possibility of carbon capture utilization storage or CCUS.
A high-level Indian delegation attended an international meeting in Alabama last week...

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CREST moves electricity regulator against action on gross metering

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 24, 2017

Unhappy with the decision of the Chandigarh electricity department to stop connections on gross metering, Chandigarh Renewal Energy and Science & Technology Promotion Society (CREST) has...

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Indian Oil Corporation to set up bio-ethanol plant

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 11, 2017

India’s largest fuel retailer Indian Oil Corporation and carbon recycling company LanzaTech will jointly construct the world’s first refinery off gas-to-bioethanol production facility at IOC’s...

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US tech giants join alliance to honour Paris climate agreement

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 7, 2017

Facebook and Google are among the top US tech giants who have joined an alliance to fight global warming by reducing carbon emissions to honour the Paris Agreement on climate change, days after...

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Veolia and Carbon Clean Solutions Partner to Help Companies Lower Carbon Footprints, Advance the Circular Economy

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 30, 2017

In a deal that aims to reduce industrial emissions and convert CO2 into new products for reuse, Veolia and Carbon Clean Solutions (CCSL) have partnered for the large-scale rollout of CCSL’s...

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Trump signs order dismantling Obama-era climate policies

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 29, 2017

President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed an order to undo Obama-era climate change regulations, keeping a campaign promise to support the coal industry and calling into question U.S. support for...

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Carbon dioxide emissions flat for three years: International Energy Agency (IEA)

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 20, 2017

Global energy-related carbon dioxide emissions were flat for a third straight year in 2016 even as the global economy grew, according to the International Energy Agency, signalling a continuing...

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