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Even as Cyclone Fani Hit Campaigns, Climate Change Yet to Find Space in India’s Political Discourse

By : Sustainability ..., May 6, 2019

As the British Parliament declared a climate and environment emergency this week after a spirited campaign, mainly by civil society groups and students across Europe and America, cyclone Fani...

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India projected to be on track to achieve Paris climate agreement target: US expert

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 4, 2019

India, which is successfully pushing its aggressive policy of adding renewable energy to its energy profile, is projected to be on track to achieve its target set under the historic Paris...

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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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GRI, UNGC Release 'Practical Guide' for Companies to Report Their Impact on the SDGs

By : Sustainability ..., Aug 3, 2018

The Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) and the United Nations Global Compact (UNGC) have released “A Practical Guide” to enable companies to better measure and report on their impact on the...

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India may hit Paris climate targets ahead of schedule: TERI

By : Sustainability ..., Jun 29, 2018

India may well achieve the national targets set to address climate change under the Paris Agreement before 2030, as around 30 per cent of the country’s installed electricity generation capacity...

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Trump says US could 'conceivably' return to Paris climate change deal

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 12, 2018

President Donald Trump said today that the United States could "conceivably" return to the Paris climate accord, although he stopped short of signaling any move in that direction. ...

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India Reduced Energy Subsidies by over $15Bn in Three Years

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 9, 2018

The central government reduced its energy subsidies – financial benefits provided to boost energy production and consumption – by over Rs 82,000 crore ($15 billion) between 2013-14 and 2015-16,...

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We’re losing the battle, says Macron as leaders seek to raise green funds

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 13, 2017

Two years after the landmark COP21 agreement signed here, Paris hosted and spearheaded the One Planet Summit on December 12. 'Make our planet great again" had been French president Emmanuel...

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Paris climate agreement: Rulebook to be finalised by Dec 2018

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 24, 2017

At the end of the two weeks of talks, negotiators agreed to keep working through the year to be able to finalise by December 2018 the rulebook to implement the Paris Agreement....

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Big role for U.S. at climate talks despite withdrawal from Paris deal

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 30, 2017

The United States will play a big role at global talks next month on shaping the Paris agreement on climate change, to the dismay of some nations that want Washington sidelined because of...

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