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India presents $3.1 tn climate investment opportunities till 2030: IFC

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 1, 2017

India's ambitious plans to meet its climate targets under the Paris Agreement represent about $3.1 trillion worth of investment opportunities by 2030, a report by the International Finance...

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EU agrees to reform world’s largest carbon market

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 10, 2017

The European Union struck a deal today to overhaul Europe’s carbon market after 2021, a key step toward meeting its pledges to cut greenhouse gases under the Paris climate agreement....

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India asks industrialised nations to declare their financial commitments under Paris Climate pact

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 8, 2017

India has asked industrialised countries to provide clear indications of the amount of public funding that will be made available as part of their financial commitments under the Paris Agreement...

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Paris pledges only a third of what is needed to avoid worst impacts of climate change, says UNEP emission gap report

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 2, 2017

National pledges on emission reduction, made by countries from across the globe under the Paris Agreement, will only bring a third of what is needed to avoid worst impact of climate change, says...

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India Inc aligning its carbon goal to nation’s climate plan

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 25, 2017

Businesses in India are increasingly focusing on setting their emission reduction and renewable energy targets by aligning themselves with the country's climate action plan under the Paris...

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IREDAs Green Masala bond raises Rs 19.5 bln by listing on SGX

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 12, 2017

The IREDA, Indias government- owned renewable energy entity has raised Rs 19.5 billion through a five-year Green rupee-denominated bond by listing on the Singapore Exchange. "We look forward to...

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Substantially reducing emission intensity of GDP: India

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 11, 2017

India today said it is substantially reducing the emission intensity of GDP, tapping non-fossil fuel energy sources and creating additional carbon sink to fulfil its commitment towards global...

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South Africa to introduce climate change legislation

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 11, 2017

 South Africa will introduce a climate change legislation by 2018, as part of its commitments to the Paris Agreement, the Parliament has said.

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Fulfil climate vows: Harsh Vardhan to rich nations

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 4, 2017

India on Thursday reminded rich nations of their pre-2020 climate goals with business leaders and ministers from different countries assembling here to discuss how private businesses can work together with governments to achieve the goal under Paris Agreement beyond 2020. ...

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Growth in coal use falls in last 10 yrs as India eyes Paris goal

By : sustainabilityo..., Aug 4, 2017

Coal will continue to have a prime place in India's total energy mix for the next many years but data shows that the country's coal boom may have been over a couple of years ago, much earlier...

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