India

India succeeds in reducing emissions rate by 33% over 14 years – sources

According to the report’s conclusions, India is on track to fulfill its obligation under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) to reduce emissions intensity by 45% from 2005 levels by 2030. From 2005 to 2019, according to authorities familiar with the Third National Communication (TNC) report’s preparations, India’s rate of emissions intensity—the …

India succeeds in reducing emissions rate by 33% over 14 years – sources Read More »

High February temperatures have India already bracing for more heat waves

Last year, Indian meteorologists sounded the first heat wave alert of the year in March, foreshadowing a summer that arrived unusually early — and brought some of the most extreme temperatures in India’s recorded history. This year, they are sounding the alarm even earlier. The India Meteorological Department issued the first heat wave alert of …

High February temperatures have India already bracing for more heat waves Read More »