Greenhouse gas emission

India submits first biennial GHG emission update to UNFCC, emission increase by 40% in 2010

India on Friday submitted its first Biennial Update Report (BUR), to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), towards fulfillment of the reporting obligation.

India’s greenhouse emission in 2010 more than 2000 mn ton of CO2 equivalent

India's greenhouse gas (GHG) emission in 2010 was more than 2,000 million tonnes of CO2 equivalent with the energy sector being the prime contributor, the first Biennial Update Report...

Map shows temperature rise caused by CO2 emissions

Researchers from Canada, in a new study, have marked on a map the temperature rise caused by carbon dioxide emissions.

Amid hurly-burly of negotiations at Paris climate meet, a solution that’s escaping attention

While the world is trying to find the elusive climate agreement that would reduce the emissions of carbon dioxide, a new scientific report has suggested that some other easier and faster ways of slowing down global warming ar

Getting green: Big reforms needed even for moderate emission cuts

Given how India has been one of world’s bigger emitters of greenhouse gases (GHG) over the past few years – though its per capita emission has been very low – it has done well to commit to a reasonable target to rein in

Editorial: Emission Goals

The US-China emission reduction deal is a good start but faces daunting challenges


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