EMISSION CUTS

  • 'India can't sign pact on emission cuts' December 27, 2011

    New Delhi: India will not sign any legally binding global agreement for emissions reduction, as the country needs to eradicate poverty through economic growth, Environment Minister Jayanthi Natarajan said on Tuesday. "There is no question of signing a legally binding agreement at this point of our development. We need to make...
  • BASIC group to report on voluntary emission cuts January 25, 2010

    New Delhi: Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has admitted its report that global warming may not be the cause of rising natural disasters. Following IPCC's admission the entire debate on climate change may change but politics on emission cuts continues with the latest coming from the BASIC group of nations...
  • EU agrees to initiate emission cut March 10, 2007

    Brussels: Europe embarked on a bold path to fight climate change on Friday, agreeing that a fifth of the energy used by the 27nation bloc by 2020 will come from renewable sources like the sun and the wind, and challenging the rest of the world to follow. The plan goes beyond...