Outlook Planet Desk

Only 24% Of Organisations Have Biodiversity Strategy In Place: Study

Although many tools like impact assessments, AI or synthetic biology exist to address biodiversity loss, businesses are investing less than 5 per cent of the required amount to address it 

September 19, 2023

200 Organisations Call For Setting Up Target At COP28 To Triple Renewable Energy Capacity

Adoption is seen as a quantum leap in climate action involving coming together of key stakeholders for handholding developing economies in terms of financial and technical support, and new frameworks for investment in energy sector to build infrastructure

September 18, 2023

IICA And UNICEF Join Hands To Promote BRSR

The workshop also covered various topics such as CSR and ESG as tools for establishing responsible brands, effective BRSR disclosures, digital tools, IT portal/software for BRSR and the application of family-friendly policies in business

September 13, 2023

G20 Makes Less Than Desired Progress On Climate And Energy Transition

The Leaders’ Declaration records big climate wins with the agreement on tripling renewables targets by 2030 and putting a number to the need for climate finance for the first time in G20

September 09, 2023

Corporate Captains Use G20 Opportunity To Bat For Streamlining ESG 

B20 has recommended adoption of universally adaptable ESG standards and disclosures; creation of ESG implementation pathways to accelerate adoption of responsible and sustainable process; augmentation of ESG governance; and attention to business resilience and disaster management through a robust framework

September 09, 2023

COP28 UAE To Host Business & Philanthropy Forum Around Climate And Nature

The forum will connect business and philanthropy with the COP28 action agenda, helping to enable a fast-tracked energy transition, fixing climate finance, focusing on people, lives and livelihoods with full inclusivity

September 09, 2023

Jakson Green Collects INR 5000 Crores Renewable Order Book Within A Year

The company's ascent to the order book has been driven by its success in securing pivotal utility scale renewable EPC projects in West Africa, GCC, and CIS countries, alongside a substantial array of renewable EPC contracts in India

September 08, 2023

Schneider Electric Invests In A Clean Energy Venture, Biofuels Junction

In FY2023, Biofuels Junction sourced waste from over 28,000 farmers, and avoided 100,000 tonnes of CO2 emissions and 84,200 tonnes of agricultural waste

September 08, 2023

Rashtriya Poshan Maah Kicks Off With 10 Lakh Activities On Day One

It aims to cultivate widespread awareness concerning critical human life stages: pregnancy, infancy, childhood, and adolescence

September 05, 2023

IREDA Signs MoU With Union Bank And Bank Of Baroda To Finance Green Energy Projects 

In recent years, IREDA has been actively involved in partnerships with various central and state agencies as well as financial institutions to leverage its techno-financial expertise for the development of the renewable energy sector

September 05, 2023