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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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India can do more on climate change with support: Union Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan

By : SustainabilityO..., Jul 28, 2017

Reiterating India’s commitment to tackling climate change, Union Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan on Thursday said it can do more if finance and other support are ensured. The Minister said...

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Committed to climate change as per own values and requirements: External Affairs Ministry

By : SustainabilityO..., Jul 10, 2017

India has said that it remains committed on the issue of climate change "as per its own values and requirements", days after the US announced its decision to pull out of the landmark Paris...

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Apple shows Trump the way, issues $1 billion 'green' bond

By : SustainabilityO..., Jun 15, 2017

To bolster its efforts to help the environment along with signalling the US President Donald Trump that global tech companies still care for climate, Apple has issued its second "green" bond...

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US' G7 partners vow to curb climate change as Trump pulls out of Paris deal

By : SustainabilityO..., Jun 12, 2017

 The United States' (US) partners in the G7 club of wealthy democracies vowed on Sunday to pursue efforts to curb climate change despite a rift caused by the United States' withdrawal from the...

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Paris Agreement: Formal US exit possible only in 2020

By : SustainabilityO..., Jun 5, 2017

It remains to be seen whether French President Emmanuel Macron's riposte to US President Trump -"Make Our Planet Great Again" -will actually encourage nations to remain firm on their climate...

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Paris climate pact can't be renegotiated: UNFCCC

By : SustainabilityO..., Jun 2, 2017

The Paris Climate Change Agreement adopted by 194 countries is a historic treaty and cannot be renegotiated, the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) said on Friday....

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Donald Trump pulls out of Paris climate deal, says it favours India, China more

By : SustainabilityO..., Jun 2, 2017

President Donald Trump today announced his decision to withdraw the US from the Paris Agreement on climate change and renegotiate the deal that was agreed upon by over 190 countries during the...

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Trump promises climate decision after G7 stalemate

By : SustainabilityO..., May 29, 2017

President Donald Trump said he would decide next week whether the United States would abide by the 2015 Paris agreement on cutting global carbon emissions.


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India, Sweden to further use of renewables to fight climate change

By : SustainabilityO..., May 15, 2017

Sweden, one of the top 20 investors in India, is keen to partner Delhi to further the goal of use of renewables to combat challenges of climate change in keeping with the Paris Accord....

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