News  /  Published 04.08.22

Achieving Net Zero by 2070 is not a commitment by India but a long-term goal

Another climate expert felt the need of the hour was to set sector-specific targets for achieving broader emission reduction goals. The NDC mentions that India will not be bound by “any sector-s...
By The Plurals News Network

Business  /  Published 06.06.22

Nine lakh EVs on Indian roads

The transition to electric mobility is slowly picking up, with 8.7 lakh electric vehicles (EVs) registered in India. In 2021, 3.3 lakh EVs were sold, a 168 per cent increase from 1.2 lakh units sold a...
By Anasuya Basu in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 03.06.22

Unequal burden

As more and more people become aware of climate change as an existential crisis, there is debate as to what constitutes a feasible solution that is also equitable. In this context, the term, ‘cl...
By Anup Sinha

Opinion  /  Published 12.04.22

Fund green India

The Union finance minister, Nirmala Sitharaman, made energy transition and climate action focal points in this year’s budget. The ministry of environment, forest and climate change secured an al...
By Tanvee Kanaujia, Jyotsana Singh

Opinion  /  Published 09.03.22

Roasted: Climate change

By The Editorial Board


People  /  Published 21.02.22

Meet Arun Majumdar, a Kolkata boy who has worked with Obama and Biden

What would you tell the young people in Kolkata who want to make a difference to climate change but don’t know where and how to start? To address climate change, we certainly need new technolog...
By Samarjit Guha

Lifestyle  /  Published 07.02.22

Sohini Roychowdhury on being back on the dance stage

You also paid a virtual homage to Birju Maharaj at the Apeejay Kolkata Literary Festival 2022... I was invited to perform a live dance tribute to Birju Maharaj, broadcast online through the Facebook ...
By Saionee Chakraborty

Business  /  Published 02.02.22

Green bonds to fight climate change

In the budget that is devoid of a single big cohesive idea, the finance minister has created room for “green bonds” to facilitate investment in public enterprises with a view to de-carboni...
By Nilanjan Dey

India  /  Published 16.12.21

Modi bats for natural farming

  Urging farmers to turn to organic or natural farming, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said there is a need to take agriculture out of the chemical laboratory and connect it with the n...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Anand

Business  /  Published 11.12.21

Steel giants flag green goal pitfalls

The capital cost of setting up new steel plants and shutting down the old ones to meet carbon neutral goals could be a “major barrier to change”, JSW Steel chairman Sajjan Jindal said whil...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta


Download our latest App

to get update on the go...


Copyright © 2020 The Telegraph. All rights reserved.