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Apr 26, 2017
Paris Agreement: India's proposed 370 coal plants could imperil global climate goals, says studyIf all the proposed coal plants are run to their potential, India will not be able to meet its Paris climate agreement commitments in the coming years, said the study published in the American Geophysical Union journal Earth's Future.
Oct 06, 2016
Global emissions of greenhouse gas methane may be double the current estimates: ResearchersGlobal emissions of the potent greenhouse gas methane may be double the current estimates, researchers said.
Oct 03, 2016
India ratifies Paris pact: PM Modi says caring for nature is part of country's ethosPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said care and concern towards nature is integral to Indian ethos.
Jun 14, 2016
Wood mulch can help farmers fight climate change, finds studyIn addition to combating pests, covering soil with wood mulch can actually help reduce greenhouse gas emissions, says a study.
Apr 21, 2016
The world readies to sign the Paris climate deal at the UN: Here's what it containsFour months after negotiating a global climate agreement in Paris, government officials are coming to New York on Friday to sign the pact in a ceremony at the United Nations
Mar 10, 2016
World Culture Festival: Sri Sri should be thanked for drawing national attention to river Yamuna's sorry stateConsider the current state of Yamuna — the air conditioning systems of Delhi Metro coaches which cross the Yamuna every day and those that are parked at the banks suffer severe damage due to toxic gases produced by a heavily polluted Yamuna.
Dec 14, 2015
COP21: How PM Narendra Modi steered India’s elevation from spoiler to facilitatorThe long telephonic conversations between Obama, Hollande and Modi before the Paris COP21 agreement was drafted was recognition of the critical role played by India at the international forum.
Jan 17, 2015
It's official: 2014 was Earth's hottest year on record, say US scientistsLast year was Earth's hottest on record in new evidence that people are disrupting the climate by burning fossil fuels that release greenhouse gases into the air, two US government agencies said.
Aug 22, 2014
Why China's coal gas boom poses a major climate change riskChinese leaders are under intense pressure to meet rising energy needs spurred by economic growth but are hampered by insufficient reserves of natural gas and oil. At the same time, China's massive cities are contending with air pollution so intense it can shut down schools and airports.
Aug 05, 2014
China to ban all coal use in smog-plagued Beijing by 2020China's smog-plagued capital has announced plans to ban the use of coal by the end of 2020 as the country fights deadly levels of pollution, especially in major cities.