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Nov 14, 2019
India kicks off $43 mn project, in three states to boost climate resilience, funded by Green Climate FundThe six-year project will build climate-resilient livelihoods for 1.7 million people in Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra and Odisha
Dec 13, 2018
UN chief appeals to nations to make 'political compromises' to tackle climate change, challenges them to work togetherUrging countries to make "political compromises" and "sacrifices", UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Wednesday made a passionate appeal to governments to find a common ground to tackle climate change as nations from across the globe continued deliberations at the UN climate talks here to finalise the implementation guidelines of the Paris accord.
Aug 29, 2018
Climate change: Why green bond financing is a good bet to raise resources to save natureIndia’s green bond market is currently pegged at about $3 billion, apportioning majority of the proceeds to renewable energy projects (contributing directly towards achieving India’s NDCs)
Jun 05, 2017
Paris Agreement: As United States withdraws from global stage, India must step up and leadWhile announcing the United States' withdrawal from the Paris Agreement, president Donald Trump said India wanted 'billions and billions and billions' of dollars in foreign aid in order to stay in the accord. But that is an alternative fact.
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.
Jun 02, 2017
US pulls out of Paris Agreement on climate change: Here's why Donald Trump's brain fade will have no immediate impactDonald Trump's decision to pull out of the Paris Agreement on climate change carries no direct legal consequences for the US or immediate economic or ecological consequences for the world
Dec 14, 2015
Convoluted Paris climate agreement is ambitious but India has nothing to cheer aboutIn effect, lip service has been paid to “equity” and “differentiation” but there is no way in the agreement to operationalize these concepts.
Sep 26, 2015
China, US pledge $3 billion each to fight climate changeChina and the US have pledged $3 billion to help other developing countries combat climate change.
Jun 17, 2015
Centre raises solar power target five-times to 100,000 MW by 2022The release said that solar power projects with investment of about Rs 90,000 crore would also be developed using bundling mechanism with thermal power.
Dec 14, 2014
New climate deal addressed demands of developing nations: IndiaIndian delegation led by Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar worked overnight, engaging with developed as well as developing nations to reach the deal taking into account India's concerns.