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Narendra Modi holds series of meetings to boost economy, attract foreign investment during coronavirus crisis
Business

Narendra Modi holds series of meetings to boost economy, attract foreign investment during coronavirus crisis

Narendra Modi reviewed the state of investments, the defence and aerospace sector and the mine and mineral sector.

Reducing carbon footprint: How Microsoft, Google, others are working towards a cleaner atmosphere
News & Analysis

Reducing carbon footprint: How Microsoft, Google, others are working towards a cleaner atmosphere

Apple last March said that it had reduced carbon emissions by 64 percent since 2011.

Microsoft to erase its carbon footprint from atmosphere by 2030: Satya Nadella
News & Analysis

Microsoft to erase its carbon footprint from atmosphere by 2030: Satya Nadella

Microsoft plans to create a 'Climate Innovation Fund,' to speed up the development of carbon removal technology.

Singer-songwriter Ankur Tewari explains the inspiration behind his new single Dhuaan Dhuaan
Entertainment

Singer-songwriter Ankur Tewari explains the inspiration behind his new single Dhuaan Dhuaan

Ankur Tewari, indie singer-songwriter and the music supervisor of Gully Boy, discusses his new single, and the trend of remixes in Bollywood.

Lowering carbon footprint: Only 1 in 4 Indians will ditch air travel for greener options, finds study
Business

Lowering carbon footprint: Only 1 in 4 Indians will ditch air travel for greener options, finds study

About 37 percent Indians on the other hand would take the transport with a lower carbon footprint–Railways, for example — if it is at par with air travel,

Amazon reveals its carbon footprint, vows to rely on renewable energy by 2030
News & Analysis

Amazon reveals its carbon footprint, vows to rely on renewable energy by 2030

It has ordered 100,000 electric vans that will start delivering packages to shoppers’ doorsteps in 2021.

Lufthansa airways allows flyers to buy climate-friendly fuel for the plane
News & Analysis

Lufthansa airways allows flyers to buy climate-friendly fuel for the plane

Passengers who opt to donate toward reforestation measures pay a 165-euro surcharge for the same flight.

Trees aren't a silver bullet for climate change, should be part of larger action plan
science

Trees aren't a silver bullet for climate change, should be part of larger action plan

There is an urgency to define a portfolio of Natural Climate Solutions for India that manages carbon & water.

The trouble with relying on trees as carbon sink to do our global warming bidding
science

The trouble with relying on trees as carbon sink to do our global warming bidding

While a prime source of food, fiber & medicines still, forests may not be our climate change savior, too.

SpiceJet chief Ajay Singh to chair ATT summit in Davos; meet to focus on carbon footprint reduction
Business

SpiceJet chief Ajay Singh to chair ATT summit in Davos; meet to focus on carbon footprint reduction

The meeting will deliberate on the challenges confronting the ATT sectors and the key takeaways should help in potential policy reforms for these industries.

India could save nearly 50 percent of its electricity using LEDs and smart lighting
science

India could save nearly 50 percent of its electricity using LEDs and smart lighting

Synergy of renewables & energy efficiency can enhance ongoing carbon mitigation efforts.

India needs to make 'smooth, viable' transition from coal, has 'huge' opportunity to develop differently: UN IPCC team
India

India needs to make 'smooth, viable' transition from coal, has 'huge' opportunity to develop differently: UN IPCC team

A recent report by the UN's IPCC gives India a "huge" opportunity to develop differently and also stresses on the need to make smooth and viable transition from coal.

Google's new tool lets users find simple ways to reduce environmental impact
News & Analysis

Google's new tool lets users find simple ways to reduce environmental impact

Google has teamed up with the California Academy of Sciences to launch the interactive new tool.

Dirt and carbon trapped in warming soil are spurring climate change on: Study
science

Dirt and carbon trapped in warming soil are spurring climate change on: Study

With warming temperatures, bacteria & fungi in the soil are becoming increasingly active

Trai for 40% carbon emission cut in telecom networks by 2023, asks operators to adopt RET solutions
Business

Trai for 40% carbon emission cut in telecom networks by 2023, asks operators to adopt RET solutions

As per the recommendation, if implemented by the DoT, the report of carbon footprint of telecom operators should be submitted annually within 45 days after March of every year.

TRAI issues recommendations towards reducing carbon footprint from telecom sector
News & Analysis

TRAI issues recommendations towards reducing carbon footprint from telecom sector

TRAI sought recommendations from stakeholders on how to measure the accuracy level of the carbon footprint of a telecom service provider (TSP).

Paris Accord: No end to climate action even if US withdraws, says UN environment head
World

Paris Accord: No end to climate action even if US withdraws, says UN environment head

President Donald Trump is set to clear the air on whether the US would withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement adopted by nearly 200 countries, including India.

India no longer needs global support to decarbonise itself: UNEP expert
India

India no longer needs global support to decarbonise itself: UNEP expert

India no longer needs international cooperation to decarbonise itself and needs to pressure countries to remain ambitious, including wealthier countries that need to act domestically and support developing countries in the transition to a green economy.

Batteries are better than hydrogen fuel cells for reducing emissions: Study
News & Analysis

Batteries are better than hydrogen fuel cells for reducing emissions: Study

The policy makers are figuring out which transportation technology — batteries or fuel cells — cuts total emissions at the lowest cost.

Eco-friendly polls: Sundarbans to turn green during Assembly elections
Politics

Eco-friendly polls: Sundarbans to turn green during Assembly elections

To ensure minimum damage to the Sundarbans' ecosystem during polling, the district administration and political parties will minimise their carbon footprint