Advertisement

  • News
  • Columns
  • Interviews
  • BW Communities
  • Events
  • BW TV
  • Subscribe to Print
  • Editorial Calendar 19-20

Latest Articles in carbon emissions

Three Wheels United Forays Into Cargo Segment Through Partnership With Intra City Logistics Company Porter

A switch from conventional engines to electric three wheelers can reduce carbon emissions and substantially contribute towards bringing down air pollution.

Read More

Shell Fuel Sales Fall Drives 16% Drop In Its 2020 Carbon Emissions

Net carbon intensity, the main measure the Anglo-Dutch focuses on in its energy transition strategy, dropped last year to 75 grams of CO2 equivalent per megajoules, a 4% reduction from the 2019

Read More

Chevron Vows To Slow Carbon Emissions, Raise Oil Output With Modest Spending

A forecast of $25 billion in free cash flow through 2025 after dividends and project outlays is "underwhelming," said Biraj Borkhataria, an analyst with RBC Capital Markets.

Read More

Cultivating Tomorrow: Scaling Climate-Smart Agriculture, the Start-up Way

An emerging opportunity for agri-tech startups lies in developing tools, technologies and markets to bring back circularity in agriculture using carbon as a currency.

Read More

IEA Says India's Solar Energy Output To Match Coal-Fired Power By 2040

India's emissions of carbon dioxide could rise as much as 50% by 2040, the largest of any country, enough to offset entirely the projected fall in emissions in Europe over the same period.

Read More

India To See $66 Bn Investment In Gas Infrastructure

The global GDP is projected to double by 2040 but the associated global energy demand is estimated to increase only by 30 per cent, he said adding the situation of developed and developing countries however are not similar.

Read More

Kia Motors Workers In South Korea To Stage Partial Strike Over Wages, EV Plans

Automakers around the world are expanding their electric car production to comply with tougher air-pollution rules that require them to reduce carbon emissions or face stiff fines.

Read More

Tata Steel, POSCO Join Forces To Develop Hyperloop Tubes

Tata Steel Europe, a unit of India's Tata Steel, said in a joint statement with the world's fifth biggest steelmaker POSCO that they would develop high-quality steel grades needed for the huge vacuum tubes that allow high-speed transport using very little energy.

Read More

Despite Shift, Energy Giants Fall Short Of U.N. Climate Goals

TPI's analysis of 59 major oil, gas and coal companies said that seven European firms - Glencore, Anglo American, Shell, Repsol, Total, Eni and Equinor - have set out plans to align with long-term pledges made by some governments to cut greenhouse gas emissions.

Read More

Shell Plans To Cut Up To 9,000 Jobs In Transition Plan

Shell, which had 83,000 employees at the end of 2019, said that the reorganisation will lead to annual savings of $2 billion to $2.5 billion by 2022.

Read More

Financial Sector Confronts Deforestation As A Key ESG Risk: Fitch

Clearing of natural forests for agricultural and forestry use is still rising globally and contributes to increased carbon emissions, biodiversity loss and climate change.

Read More

Threat of climate change is real and dangerous: Piyush Goyal

Threat of climate change is real and dangerous: Piyush Goyal

Read More

Apple To Remove Carbon From Supply Chain, Products By 2030

Apple said it aims to achieve 75% of the goal by reducing emissions, with the remaining 25% coming from carbon removal or offset projects such as planting trees and restoring habitats.

Read More

Microsoft, Nike, Unilever Team Up To Combat Global Carbon Emissions

Microsoft in January had announced plans to be carbon negative, pledging to remove as much carbon as it has emitted in its 45-year history and allocated $1 billion to create a "Climate Innovation Fund" to invest in developing carbon removal technology.

Read More

Maruti Suzuki Offsets 3,000 Tonnes Of Carbon Emissions By Transporting Cars Via Rail Mode

The increased focus on using railways has helped the company offset nearly 3,000 tonnes of carbon emissions, said Maruti Suzuki

Read More