January 22, 2021

US back in Paris pact raises hope, optimism to heal planet

With Joe Biden unveiling sweeping actions to combat climate change just hours after becoming the new US President, moving to rejoin the 2015 Paris accord and suspension of new oil and gas leasing and drilling permits, diplomats and green groups, had a col

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January 22, 2021

Musk to donate $100 mn for best carbon capture technology

Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has announced to donate $100 million towards a prize for the best carbon capture technology.

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January 21, 2021

Biden puts US back into fight to slow global warming

President Joe Biden returned the United States to the worldwide fight to slow global warming in one of his first official acts and immediately launched a series of climate-friendly efforts that would transform how Americans drive and get their power.

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January 21, 2021

US rejoins Paris climate pact, WHO under Biden

Getting to work soon after the inauguration festivities, President Joe Biden has signed orders for the US to rejoin the Paris Climate Accord and the World Health Organization (WHO) in the first set of actions to undo the policies of his predecessor Donald

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January 15, 2021

India Must Raise Its Pool of Professionals to Tackle Climate Change

Having a larger number of specialized people will help India to achieve many UN SDG targets quicker and will provide momentum to the Aatmanirbhar Bharat agenda.

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November 30, 2020

Single point information source on Climate Action “India Climate Change Knowledge Portal” launched

Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Shri Prakash Javadekar today launched the “India Climate Change Knowledge Portal”.

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November 26, 2020

India On The Frontline Of Climate Change In Asia: McKinsey Report

A new report, ‘Climate Risk And Response In Asia,’ from the McKinsey Global Institute (MGI) on the socioeconomic risks of the changing climate for Asia, suggests climate change is already having substantial physical impacts across Asia

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November 20, 2020

G20 Climate Report Asserts India’s Need to Limit Carbon Emissions

As the world's leading economies are directing trillions of dollars towards COVID-19 recovery packages, a significant proportion is going to fossil fuel industries without climate-related conditions, risking clean energy opportunities in the coming decade

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November 06, 2020

Japan to Achieve Zero Carbon Emissions by 2050

Japan will achieve zero carbon emissions by 2050, Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga declared Monday in his first policy speech as leader, outlining an ambitious agenda as the country struggles to balance economic and pandemic concerns.

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November 06, 2020

India to Probe into Dumping of Polyethylene from 6 Countries

India has started a probe into the alleged dumping of low-density polyethylene from six countries, including Singapore and the US, following a complaint by an industry association.

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