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Latest Articles in climate change

FM Emphasises On Role Of Technology In Fighting Climate Change

The minister participated virtually in the G20 High-Level Tax Symposium on Tax Policy and climate change, organised by Italy ahead of the 3rd G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors Meeting.

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Climate Change Likely To Impact Agricultural Productivity In Maharashtra: Report

Maharashtra faces an increasing risk from climate change that is likely to impact the production of the four crops grown in the state, according to a report by a global not-for-profit organisation Institute for Sustainable Communities (ISC).

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Half Of Global Cotton Growing Regions May Face Severe Climate Risks: Study

Cotton makes up about 31 per cent of all raw material used in the global textile market, with a yearly economic impact of over USD 600 billion

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Climate Challenge: India Needs Efficient Air Conditioners

India needs to balance out its cooling needs and potential emissions. Large air conditioner businesses in India thus need to adopt cleaner technology and massive research to improve the cooling parameters for increased efficiency of air conditioners while also ensuring that prices remain muted.

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Ocean Legacy Foundation Launches EPIC Academy

OLF is recognized as an international leader in ocean plastic pollution reduction, collection and processing and continues to collaborate with community organizations and businesses around the world to reduce and process plastics collected from ocean plastic cleanups.

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SBI, EIB To Invest Up To Euro 100 Mln In Indian SMEs Focused On Climate Change, Sustainability

SBI already invests in a vehicle called Neev Funds for its impact investing objectives, and the two entities have created 'Neev Fund II' for taking ahead this partnership.

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RBI Joins Network For Greening Financial System

The RBI said it expects to benefit from the membership of NGFS by learning from and contributing to global efforts on green finance, which has assumed significance in the context of climate change.

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India Needs $401 Billion Capex To Fight Climate Change: Report

The government had ramped up ethanol blending within petrol ratio from 1.4 per cent in 2014 to 5 per cent in 2020, 10 per cent by 2022 and to 25 per cent by 2025.

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Moving Towards Net Zero

The series comes ahead of the Leaders Summit on Climate to explore the role that our private sector plays in achieving new levels of climate leadership and unpack what net-zero goals for key sectors look like.

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Fusion Fuel Holds The Promise Of Limitless Clean Energy To Power The Planet: Dr Vivek Lall, Chief Executive, General Atomics Global Corp

General Atomics Global Corporation is led by world's leading aerospace scientist Dr. Vivek Lall. General Atomics is the global powerhouse of unmanned systems and pioneering firm in nuclear energy and space technology. Indian Navy has inducted two Sea Guardian drones on lease from GA and scouting for more for critical maritime ISR capabilities in the Indian Ocean Region. But GA's groundbreaking energy innovation in magnetic fusion research is vital scientific discovery as Fusion Fuel holds the promise of Limitless clean energy to power the Planet for millennia which could supplement existing renewables. In an exclusive interaction, Dr. Lall, Chief Executive speaks with BW Businessworld's Defence Editor Manish Kumar Jha on such critical technologies in civil nuclear, defence and space.

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Addressing Climate Change Through Leadership

The first call was an initiative by Yayasan Konservasi Alam Nusantara (YKAN), Indonesia, which aims to bring the public and private sectors together to forge an alliance called the Mangrove Ecosystem Restoration Alliance, or MERA

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ADB Approves USD 484 Mn Loan To Improve Transport Connectivity At CKIC In Tamil Nadu

The project aims to increase the manufacturing industry's participation in production networks and global value chains, as well as create jobs along the corridor.

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How To Find A Non-Toxic Carpet For Your Office

The non-toxic carpets have low VOC emission and ensureto maintain good indoor air quality, making them one of the go-to solutions for the flooring of commercial and workspaces.

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De-Risking Business From Climate Change Impact Top Priority Of Industries: Survey

Other priorities being increasing worker productivity, raising output, strong preparedness for any situation, more efficient chain supply management and decrease worker attrition rate.

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ABB Urges For Greater Adoption Of High-Efficiency Motors And Drives To Combat Climate Change

Independent research estimates that if these systems were replaced with optimised, high-efficiency equipment, the gains to be realised could reduce global electricity consumption by up to 10 percent

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