Planet Outlook
October 24, 2021
Governments’ fossil fuel production plans dangerously out of sync with Paris limits

Governments’ fossil fuel production plans dangerously out of sync with Paris limits

The 2021 Production Gap Report, by leading research institutes and the UN Environment Programme (UNEP), finds that despite increased climate ambitions and net-zero commitments, governments still plan to produce more than double the amount of fossil fuels

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Planet Outlook
October 22, 2021
Need For Long Term Climate Finance : Bhupender Yadav

Need For Long Term Climate Finance : Bhupender Yadav

At COP 26 India wants all important pending issues should be resolved mutually taking into account national priorities.

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Planet Outlook
October 22, 2021
UN Launches 'Guiding Principles' For Near-Zero Carbon Hydrogen

UN Launches 'Guiding Principles' For Near-Zero Carbon Hydrogen

The 'Guiding Principles for Climate-aligned Hydrogen Deployment' will assist stakeholders in managing complex issues of path dependency, emissions accounting, and health and socioeconomic equity.

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Planet Outlook
October 22, 2021
Greenpeace Chief Warns Of ''Greenwashing'' At UN Climate Talks

Greenpeace Chief Warns Of ''Greenwashing'' At UN Climate Talks

“Working behind the scenes to try and delete scientific literature to me just shows the extent to which they are going to try and stop all progress or any progress that's possible to solve the climate crisis,” said Morgan.

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Planet Outlook
October 22, 2021
Indian Agri Waste Recycling Project Wins Prince William’s Earthshot Prize

Indian Agri Waste Recycling Project Wins Prince William’s Earthshot Prize

It was among five worldwide winners of the prize, created by William, the Duke of Cambridge, to reward people trying to save the planet.

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Planet Outlook
October 17, 2021
India Begins Its Journey In The Large Scale Battery Energy Storage System

India Begins Its Journey In The Large Scale Battery Energy Storage System

In order to support the ambitious goal of achieving 450 GW renewable energy target the country also needs installation of energy storage systems

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Planet Outlook
October 15, 2021
Climate Crisis: What Can Trees Really Do For Us?

Climate Crisis: What Can Trees Really Do For Us?

Scientific models have estimated how much tree planting or reforestation is needed to offset rising CO2 in the atmosphere. As with most efforts to translate theory into action, the real-world experiences of actually doing this are often very messy indeed.

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Planet Outlook
October 14, 2021
Overseas Trade Has A Hidden Environmental ‘Disaster Footprint’ – New Report

Overseas Trade Has A Hidden Environmental ‘Disaster Footprint’ – New Report

Many of the environmental gains achieved by major polluters derive not from sustainable emissions reductions, but from moving carbon-intensive processes to manufacturing bases in developing countries.

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Planet Outlook
October 12, 2021
COP26 Explainer: Keeping 1.5C Future Alive Hinges In Glasgow

COP26 Explainer: Keeping 1.5C Future Alive Hinges In Glasgow

The science is clear in a stark warning ahead of the COP26 in a report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), a United Nations organisation, that warns human activity is damaging the planet at an alarming rate.

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Planet Outlook
October 12, 2021
Govts Will Have To Help Create Markets To Hit Goal Of Zero Emissions: Bill Gates

Govts Will Have To Help Create Markets To Hit Goal Of Zero Emissions: Bill Gates

Speaking at the India Today Conclave 2021, he said governments will have to help create markets to hit the goal of zero emissions down from 51 billion tons of greenhouse gases.

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