Greenhouse Gas Emissions

  • Infosys ranked leader for reducing carbon footprint 29-04-2013 11:59 PM

    Bangalore: Indian IT bellwether Infosys became Environmental Tracking (ET) carbon ranking leader in 2013 for its greenhouse gas emissions and disclosure practices. "As part of the selection process, the Environmental Investment Organisation (EIO), a London-based climate change and finance think-tank, ranked Infosys among top five of the 300 large firms...
  • Climate talks slow, rich nations must act: Manmohan Singh 17-04-2013 12:30 PM

    New Delhi: Voicing concern over "painfully slow" progress in climate talks, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday said the goal of stabilising global temperatures was "nowhere in sight" and pitched for individual countries to take action to increase energy efficiency. Singh, inaugurating the Fourth Clean Energy Ministerial, also made it...
  • Climate deal a moderate success, says UN official 19-12-2009 07:20 PM

    US and the BASIC countries struck a deal on climate change on Friday night. ...
  • PM walking into trap in Copenhagen: Sunita Narain 16-12-2009 09:45 PM

    Sunita Narain says Jairam Ramesh should tell the PM not to come. ...
  • Global warming turns wine sour; France frowns 15-12-2009 04:48 PM

    Few people blame global warming for how French wine now tastes. ...
  • Poor countries to resume climate talks 15-12-2009 12:35 AM

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  • Climate deadlock between rich and rest: Sunita Narain 14-12-2009 11:51 PM

    The Copenhagen Summit witnessed a sharp divide on Monday. ...
  • Scientists conjure fuel out of carbon emissions 11-12-2009 04:51 PM

    Washington: Scientists have done the unimaginable -- converting carbon-dioxide (CO2) into vehicular fuel that could also slash global warming. University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) researchers have modified a cyanobacterium (class of bacteria) to produce liquid fuel isobutanol out of CO2. This new method recycles CO2 by cutting down emissions...
  • Creative attention seeking at Copenhagen 10-12-2009 02:23 PM

    These people are not afraid to dress up and get theatrical. ...
  • Copenhagen classroom: Basics of climate change 09-12-2009 03:04 AM

    Demystifying terms and theories which are being debated in Copenhagen. ...
  • Watch: What's expected at Copenhagen Summit 08-12-2009 11:14 PM

    The summit aims at a binding deal to limit global warming to two degrees. ...