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Consensus likely on limiting carbon emissions: IATA

By : sustainabilityo..., Aug 1, 2016

Global airlines body International Air Transport Association (IATA) has expressed confidence that a consensus will be reached on limiting the carbon emissions in the aviation sector during the...

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India delivering components for largest fusion energy project

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 28, 2016

India has started delivering components for a multi-national project to build world's largest fusion device for carbon-free energy in France.

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World carbon emissions stopped growing in 2015, says BP

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 9, 2016

Carbon emissions stopped growing in 2015 for the first time in 10 years as the world turned its back on coal and embraced energy efficiency and renewable power with increased vigour, according...

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TetraPak Pledges 100% Renewable Energy By 2030

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 9, 2016

TetraPak, the world’s largest manufacturer of recyclable food and beverage packaging, has joined forces with RE100, “a collaborative, global initiative of influential businesses committed to 100...

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Government to procure 20 crore LED bulbs in FY'17

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 28, 2016

After distributing 10 crore LED bulbs so far under UJALA scheme, state-run EESL has planned to procure 20 crore such lights through auctions this fiscal, which can reduce the procurement price...

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Government walks the talk on Climate Change, Distributes over 10 Crore Led Bulbs under Ujala

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 27, 2016

The Government of India has distributed over 10 crore LED bulbs across the country under  the UnnatJyoti by Affordable LEDs for All (UJALA) scheme today. The scheme was launched by Prime...

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India Urges Developed World to Declare Enhanced Action Plan

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 20, 2016

India has urged the developed world to declare its enhanced action plan for the second period of Kyoto Protocol. Speaking on the eve of his departure for New York for the signing of Paris...

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Carbon Dioxide into Sustainable Concrete

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 12, 2016

A team of interdisciplinary researchers at UCLA led by Gaurav Sant may have found a way to create a version of concrete that may eliminate greenhouse gases that are emitted from traditional...

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Study: Lightweight Materials In Vehicles Increases Vehicle-Cycle GHG Emissions But Improves Fuel Economy

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 1, 2016

The use of lightweight materials (carbon-fiber reinforced plastic, wrought aluminum, etc.) in vehicle manufacture results in higher vehicle-cycle greenhouse gas emissions, but also in improved...

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United Flights from LA to San Francisco Now Use Biofuel, Create 60% Less Emissions

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 15, 2016

Regularly scheduled United Airlines flights between Los Angeles and San Francisco will be fueled by a blend of 30 percent biofuel and 70 percent traditional fuel, reducing an estimated 60...

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