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Initiatives for "Zero Carbon Mission Zone"

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 21, 2016

To make Tirumala a "Zero Carbon Emission Zone", Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams(TTD) is mulling introduce electrical buses soon.

The TTD executive officer D Sambasiva Rao said that the battery cars are of...

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Airline industry agrees to carbon emissions cap: ICAO

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 7, 2016

The airline industry agreed Thursday on a framework for reducing its carbon footprint at a UN meeting in Montreal, making it the first commercial sector on its own to tackle climate change....

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Wealthy countries should help India to pursue a low-carbon development path: Report

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 23, 2016

India should be given a "generous support package" to pursue its ambitious developmental projects as it has done less harm to the climate than most of the countries despite having 18 per cent...

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Governor Jerry Brown in California signs sweeping legislation to combat climate change

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 13, 2016

California will become a petri dish for international efforts to slow global warming under legislation signed by Gov. Jerry Brown on Thursday, forcing one of the world’s largest economies to...

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Big fight over the aviation industry's flight emission norms

By : sustainabilityo..., Aug 29, 2016

India is likely to join forces with China to lobby for changes - and even partially block - in a UN-brokered global deal to freeze carbon emissions by the aviation industry at 2020 levels....

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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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