India’s fight in global challenge, best amongst other nations: FM

India’s commitment to fight the global challenge of climate change is “bold” and one of the best amongst the community of nations, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has said. Interacting with global investors at the headquarters of the International Monetary Fund here on Wednesday, Nirmala said that in a bid to fulfill its commitment to tackle climate change India has focused on generation of renewable energy. Continue Reading

Land under pressure from humans, climate change: IPCC

Keeping global warming to well below 2 degrees Celsius can be achieved only by reducing greenhouse gas emissions from all sectors, including land and food, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) said in its latest report on Thursday. Continue Reading

Chennai soon to get battery-run buses on select routes

Chennai will join the global network of cities in tackling climate change with the Tamilnadu government deciding to introduce low-maintenance, battery-operated buses on select routes here. Continue Reading