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Report exposes truth about global steel industry’s ‘decarbonisation goals’

Report exposes truth about global steel industry’s ‘decarbonisation goals’

Editorial TeamJune 24, 20225 min read

Steelmakers, mostly in China and India are, in fact, increasing toxic coal-run blast furnace capacity…

Wordplay takes centre stage as developed countries seek to shrug off responsibility at Bonn

Wordplay takes centre stage as developed countries seek to shrug off responsibility at Bonn

Rishika PardikarJune 23, 202213 min read

The climate conference saw calls for equity in science, and a push for private finance…

EU: Climate lawyers to question approval for gas pipelines; Germany, Netherlands and Austria revert to coal

EU: Climate lawyers to question approval for gas pipelines; Germany, Netherlands and Austria revert to coal

Editorial TeamJune 22, 20224 min read

Climate lawyers in the EU plan to use a novel legal option, called internal review,…

India announces first micro-electric quadricycle, EaS-E

India announces first micro-electric quadricycle, EaS-E

Editorial TeamJune 22, 20224 min read

PMV Electric announced India’s first electric quadricycle, called the EaS-E, at a price of INR…

India imposes anti-dumping duty on fluoro backsheets imported from China

India imposes anti-dumping duty on fluoro backsheets imported from China

Editorial TeamJune 22, 20225 min read

India imposed an anti-dumping duty on the import of fluoro backsheets (excluding transparent backsheets) from…

Coal to be phased out of Delhi-NCR by Jan 1, 2023

Coal to be phased out of Delhi-NCR by Jan 1, 2023

Editorial TeamJune 22, 20225 min read

In a significant development coal will be phased out from across Delhi and the National…

Chhattisgarh puts three mining projects on hold ‘indefinitely’ amid Hasdeo Arand protests

Chhattisgarh puts three mining projects on hold ‘indefinitely’ amid Hasdeo Arand protests

Editorial TeamJune 22, 20225 min read

Three mining projects in Chhattisgarh’s Hasdeo Arand forest have been indefinitely put on hold amid…

More than 100 killed in monsoon floods across northeast India, Bangladesh

More than 100 killed in monsoon floods across northeast India, Bangladesh

Editorial TeamJune 22, 20225 min read

At least 115 people were killed in floods, lightning and landslides caused by heavy monsoon…

How rising temperatures are fuelling risk to human health

How rising temperatures are fuelling risk to human health

Vandita SariyaJune 14, 20226 min read

Human-induced climate change and rising temperatures are a growing threat to human health. Old people…

Switzerland, EU oppose equity principles, fault lines emerge at Bonn

Switzerland, EU oppose equity principles, fault lines emerge at Bonn

Rishika PardikarJune 13, 20227 min read

The challenge to foundational principles of global climate action at the ongoing climate conference is…

Subsidies for fossil fuels nine times higher than renewable energy: Study

Subsidies for fossil fuels nine times higher than renewable energy: Study

Editorial TeamJune 8, 20226 min read

For renewable energy, subsidies have fallen 59% since FY 2017, while for EVs they have…

Urgenda two years on: What impact has the landmark climate lawsuit had?

Urgenda two years on: What impact has the landmark climate lawsuit had?

Isabella KaminskiJune 8, 20226 min read

The ground-breaking lawsuit brought on by a Dutch environmental group, the Urgenda Foundation, has become…

Adaptation and mitigation in focus at Bonn Climate Conference, loss and damage dropped

Adaptation and mitigation in focus at Bonn Climate Conference, loss and damage dropped

Rishika PardikarJune 7, 20227 min read

The “inter-sessional COP” of the UNFCCC will seek to lay the groundwork for COP27, to…

India’s proposed sustainable taxonomy and the complexity of weighing climate gains with capital concerns

India’s proposed sustainable taxonomy and the complexity of weighing climate gains with capital concerns

Bhasker TripathiJune 3, 202215 min read

A green taxonomy will help India attract more green finance for its ambitious climate actions,…

Russia looks to channel oil supplies to other buyers as EU tightens oil embargo

Russia looks to channel oil supplies to other buyers as EU tightens oil embargo

Editorial TeamJune 3, 20225 min read

The EU approved a resolution to ban nearly 90% of Russian oil imports by the…