Head of the climate change said, "Combating climate change is also about letting people in developing countries live good lives."
Carbon gets soaked up into the oceans and the forests but a lot of it still trapped in the atmosphere.
According to the report, the fiscal year 2016-17 was a turning point for renewables as newly installed capacity (11GW) surpassed that of newly installed coal (7GW) for the first time.
Besides cutting its coal production capacity by over 100 million tonnes, the province will also suspend the development of more coal mines
A pioneering indigenous technology for coal-fired power plants will be ready in four years -- possibly ahead of other countries in the race.
If one looks closely at the numbers presented by the Intelligence Bureau, they appear more like an indictment of the UPA government, rather than that of NGOs like Greenpeace.