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Apple commits to be 100 percent carbon neutral for its supply chain and products by 2030

By : Chetanya Mehra, Jul 22, 2020

Apple today unveiled its plan to become carbon neutral across its entire business, manufacturing supply chain, and product life cycle by 2030. The company is already carbon neutral today for its...

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Odisha to scale up solar power production to 1,500 MW

By : Chetanya Mehra, Jul 7, 2020

The Odisha Government has decided to increase solar power production capacity to 1500 MW by 2022 to promote carbon neutral green energy and meet...

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EDF wants India to play important role in its strategy of becoming carbon neutral by 2050

By : Sustainability ..., Jun 15, 2020

French electric utility company Électricité de France (EDF) expects India to play an important role in its global strategy of becoming carbon neutral by 2050. It is in the process of scaling up solar and wind power generation capacity in India to 2 gigawatts by 2022 and is...

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Kolkata airport to go e-way with inspection Delhi vehicles

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 5, 2020

Authorities at Kolkata airport have decided to replace half the fleet of inspection vehicles in the operational area to electric by this year-end. The move is part of the airport’s initiative to reduce its carbon footprint and move towards carbon neutrality. “Of the four...

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Amazon vows to be carbon neutral by 2040

By : Sustainability ..., Sep 20, 2019

Amazon.com Inc Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos on Thursday committed the company to being carbon neutral by 2040 and said part of that pledge is an order for 1,00,000 electric delivery vans from a start-up the online retailer has invested in. Cutting emissions is a...

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Green Manufacturing: A Step Towards Low Carbon Future

By : Sustainability ..., Aug 6, 2019

Manufacturing companies in India are leveraging green chemistry in the manufacturing process which proves to be less harmful for the environment. Every other day the world witnesses a sad...

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UN chief Guterres says world 'not on track' with climate change

By : Sustainability ..., May 13, 2019

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres launched a brief South Pacific tour in New Zealand Sunday, warning the world was "not on track" to limiting global temperature rises. In a strong message for action on climate change, Guterres said international political resolve was...

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Amazon plans to make 50% of shipments net zero carbon by 2030

By : Sustainability ..., Feb 20, 2019

Amazon hopes to make 50 percent of all shipments to customers with net zero carbon in the next 11 years as part of an initiative it’s calling Shipment Zero, it said today. It also announced that...

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DAVOS: India not backing down on climate change commitments, says Anand Mahindra

By : Sustainability ..., Jan 24, 2019

Mahindra Group Chairman Anand Mahindra Tuesday said India is one of the few countries that is moving on track to meet the Paris commitments on fighting climate change. 

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

By : Sustainability ..., 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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