Time For Specific Implementation Commitments

COP28: Looking ahead, India is preparing a carbon trading system to create an Indian Carbon Market (ICM). This programme aims to offset the greenhouse gas emissions of the economy by pricing greenhouse gas emissions through trading carbon credit certificates

By Suman Chowdhury 07/12/2023

116 Countries Sign Pledge To Triple Installed Renewable Energy Generation Capacity

COP 28: The Global Renewables and Energy Efficiency Pledge envisages tripling worldwide installed renewable energy generation capacity to at least 11,000 gigawatts and doubling the global average annual rate of energy efficiency improvements from around 2...

By Outlook Planet Desk 02/12/2023

As Dubai Prepares For COP28, Some World Leaders Signal They Won't Attend Climate Talks

The two-week meeting of international leaders aims to assess where the world stands when it comes to limiting emissions to slow global warming to 1.5 degrees celsius compared with pre-industrial times

By PTI 29/11/2023

Time For Climate Action Reboot

COP 28: World Economic Forum’s Global Risk Report 2023 lists failure to mitigate climate change and failure to take adaptation measures as the top 1 and 2 risks in their 10-year risk view

By Bose K Varghese 24/11/2023

Global Emissions May Drop By Just 2 Percent By 2030: UN Report

The report comes ahead of the 28th UN Climate Change Conference in Dubai, where countries are expected to push for stronger climate action to limit warming to 1.5 degrees

By PTI 15/11/2023

Developed Countries Not On Track To Meet 2030 Emission Reduction Targets US, EU, Russia Highest Over-Shooters

World Sustainability Day 2023: Net-zero goals hinge on significant emission cuts in this decade. Instead of relying on future events, developed countries should define clear year-on-year reduction plans to meet their targets in this critical decade

By Outlook Planet Desk 26/10/2023

EU Ban On Carbon Neutral Claims Set To Kill The Carbon Market

The biggest impact of this ban will be the collateral damage of the voluntary carbon market that thrives on trading emission offsets and caters to businesses wanting to claim carbon neutrality by emission offsetting

By Bose K Varghese 30/09/2023

GreenCell To Get Green Finance Of Rs 125-Crore From SCB For Surat E-Mobility Project

The project finance facility will provide finance for the acquisition, operation, and maintenance of 9-metre-long fully-built pure AC electric buses on a gross cost contract basis as per the FAME II Scheme

By PTI 29/09/2023

Delhi To Add 850 More Buses By September To Tackle Pollution

In a bid to promote eco-friendly mobility, Delhi has seen a surge in the registration of electric vehicles with more than 2.38 lakh EVs registered as of September 22, the CAQM said

By PTI 28/09/2023

Guterres Sounds Climate Alarm At Climate Ambition Summit

UN secretary-general's Acceleration Agenda set audacious benchmarks, urging developed countries to attain net-zero emissions as close to 2040 as possible, with emerging economies close to 2050

By PTI 21/09/2023