India not bound to cut greenhouse gas emission levels: Govt

India is not bound to mandatorily cut greenhouse gas emission levels under Kyoto Protocol but voluntary efforts are being undertaken to reduce them, the government said on Wednesday.

Change in snowfall pattern threaten Antarctica`s ice shelves

According to a new report, climate change can may soon change the thick snow cover in Antarctica completely in the next 200 years

Shimla chosen for international project to lower greenhouse gases

Shimla has been shortlisted for a global project to lower greenhouse gas emissions on the pattern of European cities, a municipal official said here Monday.

`Deep emissions cuts can’t stop rising sea levels`

Rise in sea level cannot be stopped over the next several hundred years, even if deep emissions cuts lower global average temperatures.

Oil palm on peatlands trigger greenhouse gas: Study

The oil palm plantations on Borneo island, a part of which falls in Indonesia, would become a key source of greenhouse gas emissions by 2020 if they continue to grow unchecked, says a new study.

US agency sounds warning bells over climate change

The panel has reiterated the pressing need for substantial action to edge magnitude of climate change.