TreeBox Initiative and Rotary Club set to create world record planting 2 lakh saplings in Mumbai on 20th September

TreeBox Initiative and Rotary Club is all set to create world record with Mega Man-Made Forest. Both the organization has join hands to plant 2 lakh saplings in Mumbai this 20th September 2020. The Rotary District 3141 and The Tree Box initiative is inviting citizen to celebrate the Month of Million Trees by creating a […]

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Deep decarbonization of world’s energy system still 15 years away: DNV GL

According to a new forecast of the energy transition by DNV GL -deep decarbonization of the world’s energy system is still 15 years away, with carbon emissions set to remain stubbornly high until the mid-2030s. Decarbonization is rising rapidly up the agenda of industry and governments, but not at the pace or depth required to […]

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On First International Day of Clean Air for Blue Skies road map to mitigate Air Pollution discussed

Speaking at a webinar on the first ever International Day of Clean Air For Blue Skies Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar has said that the government is committed to reduce the Air polllution level in 122 most polluted cities. Underscoring the problem of Air Pollution the Environment Minister said that in 2014, the government launched […]

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WDO signs a MoU CASIS to Benefit Planet Earth Through International Space Station Research

The World Design Organization (WDO) has signed a MoU with the Center for the Advancement of Science in Space (CASIS), manager of the International Space Station (ISS) U.S. National Laboratory, to explore research opportunities in low Earth orbit that may benefit WDO-driven initiatives. The ISS is a one-of-a-kind space-based platform that provides unique research opportunities […]

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UN Sec urges Japan, other wealthy nations to meet goals on climate change

The United Nations chief urged Japan and other wealthy nations on Thursday to give up their reliance on coal and other fossil fuels and commit to investments in green energy as they recover from the coronavirus pandemic. U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres made the appeal in an address to an online climate conference hosted by Japan. […]

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#ClimateBrawl: Climate Denial is a Lost Cause

In the case of climate change, propaganda is used to ignite a passionate response from the political right by whipping up fear and doubt: Fear of economic loss from climate policies – by politicians using sound bites such as “job-killer” and “hurting families and small businesses.” Doubt on climate science – often through the “authority” […]

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Researchers at Linköping University develops molecule to store solar energy

Researchers at Linköping University have developed a molecule that absorbs solar energy and stores it in chemical bonds. A possible long-term use of the molecule is to capture solar energy efficiently and store it for later consumption. The Earth receives many times more energy from the sun than we humans can use. This energy is […]

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UN Secy Gen’s phase out fossil fuels advice to India welcomed by Experts

UN secretary general’s advice to India to phase out fossil fuel to combat climate change has been welcomed by the experts. The UN Secy Gen talking about phasing out of fossil fuel said it’s possible to shift to renewable energy but the government needs an inclusive and comprehensive action plan to ensure a just energy […]

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Naval Base in Kochi gets Environment Friendly with new Plastic Waste Handling Facility

The Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Southern Naval Command (SNC) Vice Admiral Anil K Chawla, PVSM, AVSM, NM, VSM, ADC inaugurated a Plastic Waste Handling Facility at Naval Base Kochi on 29 Aug 20. He also released A BIRD BOOK titled “Kaleidoscope – Feathered Friends @ KatariBagh” on the occasion as part of environment friendly initiatives of […]

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NITI Aayog to Launch NDC–TIA today, significant focus will be given on electric mobility

NITI Aayog will virtually launch the India Component of the Nationally Determined Contributions (NDC)–Transport Initiative for Asia (TIA) today, 27th August.   GIZ Director, Division South Asia, Corinna Küsel, and Deputy Ambassador German Embassy, Stephan Grabherr, will open the event at 6 pm, followed by opening remarks by Dr Karsten Sach, Director General IK, International and European Policy, Climate […]

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