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Jun 04, 2017
Ex-environment minister Jairam Ramesh: Don't confront US over withdrawal from Paris AgreementJairam Ramesh advised the Indian government not to take "panga" or confront the Americans over Trump's withdrawal from the Paris Agreement.
Oct 18, 2016
India's new Hydrofluorocarbon target will eliminate one-sixth of coal-powered CO2 emissionsAccording to IndiaSpend, India’s participation in a global agreement on climate change will reduce India’s greenhouse gases equal to closing one-sixth of India’s thermal power stations over the next 35 years.
Oct 17, 2016
Chemical companies like Honeywell working on making cooling systems climate-friendlyU.S. chemical companies including Honeywell and Chemours Co are ramping up efforts to produce alternative coolants used in air-conditioners and refrigerators, following a global pact to reduce planet-warming greenhouse house gas emissions.
Oct 14, 2016
India, US agree to amend the Montreal Protocol to phase out hydrofluorocarbonsIn a possible breakthrough, India and the US on Friday agreed to bring an ambitious amendment to the Montreal Protocol to phase out the climate-damaging Hydrofluorocarbons used in air-conditioners and refrigerators by advancing the "freeze year" by two years to 2028.
Oct 14, 2016
India’s plan for reducing global warming gases would cost less and have even smaller impactIn a 54-acre manufacturing facility in Shirwal, about 190 km south of India’s financial capital, Mumbai, a man wearing protective eyewear used a gun-like device to pump Isobutane, a refrigerant, into the back panel of a refrigerator.
Oct 09, 2016
India should take lead in amending Montreal Protocol: ExpertsWith India ratifying the world's first comprehensive climate agreement earlier this month, another global treaty that eventually aims to phase out a heat-trapping substance — hydrofluorocarbons or HFCs — and replace them with climate-friendly alternatives, will require India's leadership role, say environmentalists.
Nov 20, 2013
UN Climate summit: India to oppose US and EU stand of phasing out HFCsIndia would strongly oppose the US and EU's stand on the issue of phasing out refrigerant gas HFCs at the high-level ministerial talks at the UN Climate Change summit here, official sources said today.
Aug 26, 2013
Why there's no real jaan in Manmohan Singh's US visitThe PM will have a nice visit, no doubt, with the right amount of cheer and goodwill but there is no real jaan in it