Carbon Footprints

  • UN climate deal struck after India gives in 11-12-2011 09:52 PM

    Durban: After two weeks of chaos, infighting and mistrust, it's finally happened. All 196 countries cleared the text for a landmark deal at the Climate Summit in Durban. The breakthrough capped 13 days of hectic negotiations that saw high tension and drama between the developed and the developing nations. The...
  • Durban meet: India seal pact on global warming 11-12-2011 07:48 PM

    Durban: A major setback for developing countries like India at the UN Climate meet in Durban. India gave in on its tough position at the climate change conference in Durban, agreed with China to a treaty on emission cuts at a future date. The deal, which was sealed after a...
  • UN climate talks seal pact on global warming 11-12-2011 10:34 AM

    Durban: A UN climate conference reached a hard-fought agreement on Sunday on a complex and far-reaching programme meant to set a new course for the global fight against climate change for the coming decades. The 194-party conference agreed to start negotiations on a new accord that would put all countries...
  • India has a very small carbon footprint: Natarajan 07-12-2011 11:22 PM

    Durban: Amid pressure on India to agree to a legally binding commitment to cut green house gas emission, New Delhi on Wednesday defended its policy, saying it had "a very small carbon footprint" and was implementing ambitious energy efficiency programmes. Environment Minister Jayanthi Natarajan, who is leading the Indian delegation...
  • Go green this Diwali, help the environment 26-10-2011 05:39 PM

    New Delhi: Diwali has become synonymous with noisy crackers, glitzy gift boxes and excess of lights - in short - a nightmare for the environment. However, there are individuals and children who are doing their bit to reduce their carbon footprint. "Instead of individual celebrations we prefer community celebrations, where...
  • Cut down your carbon footprint while having fun 11-12-2009 01:55 PM

    CJ Dileep Prakash says cycling is healthy and environment friendly. ...
  • Is India headed for E-waste explosion? 30-09-2009 01:14 PM

    Every year India generates three lakh thirty thousand tonnes of e-waste. ...
  • Globe celebrates World Environment Day today 05-06-2008 03:30 PM

    London: England have won four successive one-day internationals since Kevin Pietersen retired from limited-overs duty but Australia coach Mickey Arthur believes they could yet miss their star batsman. Pietersen, who remains a Test cricketer, quit the shorter formats after England refused his request to give up one-dayers but still play...
  • Calculating your carbon footprint 05-06-2007 07:00 PM

    Who is responsible for adding to the greenhouse gases that cause global warming? ...
  • Make your home eco-friendly 05-06-2007 03:56 PM

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  • NY tracks it carbon footprint 05-05-2007 05:12 PM

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