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CO2 from thin air converted directly into clean-burning fuel

CO2 from thin air converted directly into clean-burning fuel

 In a first, researchers including one of Indian origin have directly converted carbon dioxide from thin air into methanol fuel - a discovery that can create a sustainable fuel source from greenhouse gas emissions in the near future.

Feb 04, 2016, 00:19 AM IST

'India lacks awareness about tools to quantify green emission'

 Indian environment management practitioners lack awareness about systems and tools to quantify greenhouse gas emissions even as climate changes are likely to impact agriculture in hilly and coastal areas, the Bureau of Indian Standards said today.

Sep 11, 2015, 22:39 PM IST
China tries to keep a lid on air pollution for APEC Summit

China tries to keep a lid on air pollution for APEC Summit

China plans to keep a tight rein on air and water pollution by cutting emissions from vehicles and industries when it hosts leaders of 21 APEC nations including US President Barack Obama early next month.

Oct 10, 2014, 13:56 PM IST

`Climate change poses immediate threat to health`

Climate change poses an immediate and serious threat to global health and stability, as floods and droughts destroy people`s homes and food supplies and increase mass migration, experts warned on Thursday.

Nov 17, 2011, 13:53 PM IST

Greenhouse gas emissions hitting record highs

The greenhouse gas emissions are going up instead of down, hitting record highs.

Jun 05, 2011, 18:04 PM IST

India, China causing rise in emissions

Noting that greenhouse gas emissions impose global risks, Obama Admin believes China & India are responsible for a growing proportion of emissions.

Feb 12, 2010, 15:31 PM IST

Synthetic `gene` may trap carbon dioxide emissions

A synthetic `gene,` developed by scientists, could trap carbon dioxide emissions.

Feb 12, 2010, 15:21 PM IST

Indonesia to reduce gas emissions by 25% until 2020

Indonesia is committed to reducing its gas emissions by 25 per cent in
several phases until 2020, Forestry Minister Zulkifli Hasan said here.

Dec 15, 2009, 21:51 PM IST

Nuclear energy may help cut greenhouse gas emissions

roposals are being worked upon at the Copenhagen summit to cut the greenhouse gas emissions in the atmosphere, prominent among which is the use of nuclear energy.

Dec 10, 2009, 00:11 AM IST