Tag Archives: UNFCCC
The “Paris Climate Agreement”, comes into force on 4th November 2016. India and other countries will display a ‘Smiley’ with lights, with the slogan “We Did It” on important buildings. India ratified the Paris Agreement on 2nd October 2016, the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi and the Agreement has the support of majority… Read More
ONGC’s pursuit to address climate change concern is not driven by any commercial angle, but to take concrete measures to manage and mitigate carbon footprint and aid in sustainable growth. This commitment is once again demonstrated with the registration of the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) project “Replacement of Main Oil Line (MOL) Pumps at Neelam… Read More
ReNew Power Ventures Private Limited, one of India’s largest clean energy companies, announced the commissioning of 40 MW wind power project in the Raichur district of Karnataka. This project consists of 20 X 2 MW G97 turbines supplied by Gamesa India. With this, the total wind capacity commissioned by ReNew Power till date is 693 MW.
The commissioning… Read More
Summary:Researchers are looking at whether progress is being made in designing policies and initiatives to reduce vulnerability to climate change across countries. Their aim is to contribute new ways of monitoring the global climate adaptation process. They report that between 2010 and 2014, the 41 Annex I Parties to the UNFCCC countries made progress … Read More
Summary:An assessment shows that current climate commitments submitted by 155 countries for COP21 would increase global temperature around 3º C.
155 countries representing around 90% of global emissions have submitted their Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs) on climate policy to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate… Read More
Minister of State (Independent Charge) of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Shri Prakash Javadekar making an intervention at the Major Economies Forum on Energy and Climate Change at Luxembourg, has cautioned the developed world that for the success of Paris and for giving a chance to the action under NDCs, no new agenda should be introduced at this … Read More