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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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US cities, states mobilize against climate change without Trump

By : sustainabilityo..., May 11, 2017

Even as President Donald Trump steers the United States away from actively fighting climate change, a number of American cities and states are continuing to pursue renewable energies to reduce...

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China's President Xi says to uphold global climate deal

By : sustainabilityo..., May 10, 2017

Chinese President Xi Jinping told French President-elect Emmanuel Macron in a phone call on Tuesday that he would uphold the Paris Agreement on curbing climate change.

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White House climate change meeting postponed

By : sustainabilityo..., May 9, 2017

The White House has postponed a today meeting to discuss whether the United States should withdraw from the landmark international climate deal struck in Paris under the Obama administration....

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Climate Pact: US President Donald Trump says India, China pay too little to help poor countries

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 28, 2017

President Donald Trump complained on Thursday that the United States was being unfairly treated in the Paris Climate Agreement and told Reuters he would announce a decision in about two weeks on...

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Thirteen Fortune 500 Companies Urge Trump Administration to Keep Paris Commitments

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 28, 2017

Thirteen Fortune 500 companies have come together to urge the White House to make good on its Paris Agreement climate change commitments. The Agreement has been ratified in 143 countries —...

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100 percent committed to Paris deal, says China after Trump snubs rules

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 30, 2017

China, the world's largest emitter of greenhouse gases, today reaffirmed that it remains "100 per cent" committed to the landmark Paris climate deal, looking to seize the leadership of global...

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Trump signs order dismantling Obama-era climate policies

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 29, 2017

President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed an order to undo Obama-era climate change regulations, keeping a campaign promise to support the coal industry and calling into question U.S. support for...

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35 countries identify ‘Scale’ and ‘Innovation’ as key drivers for climate agenda

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 28, 2017

FICCI, in partnership with the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEFCC), Government of India, The World Bank Group, The German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature...

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India, China, EU To Lead If US Withdraws From Paris Pact: UNEP Chief

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 10, 2017

Even if the US pulls out of the Paris Agreement, as President Donald Trump has threatened to do, the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) will bank on India, China and the European Union...

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