South Florida varsity honours TERI`s Pachauri

The University of South Florida`s Patel College of Global Sustainability (PCGS) has awarded its first Eminent Global Scholar in Sustainability Award to Rajendra Pachauri, chair of the UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC).

Cost of keeping global warming in check `relatively modest`: UN panel

IPCC chairperson Rajendra Pachauri has said that the cost of fighting global warming is "relatively modest", but only if the world acts quickly to reverse buildup of heat-trapping gases in the atmosphere.

New UN report shows global warming`s growing impact on climate change

A new report from the UN has warned that the impacts of global warming are likely to be "severe, pervasive and irreversible".

Rajendra Pachauri raises concerns over impact of climate change

Raising concerns over the impact of climate change and extensive environmental pollution, Rajendra Kumar Pachauri said that sea levels rose by 19 cm between 1971 and 2010.

IPCC to blame mankind for global warming, explain `hiatus`

A United Nations panel of experts met on Monday to review a draft report that raises the probability that climate change is man-made to 95 percent and warns of ever more extreme weather unless governments take strong action.

Climate at five minutes to midnight: IPCC

Humanity has pushed the world`s climate system to the brink, leaving itself only scant time to act, the head of the UN`s group of climate scientists said today.

Pachauri sorry for handling of errors in IPCC`s report

The chief of the UN`s climate change body has apologised for his organisation`s handling of complaints about errors in the IPCC`s report, but dismissed calls for his resignation.

UN launches independent review of IPCC

The UN has launched an independent review of the IPCC, which has come under much criticism.

Glacier error `cost us dear`: UN climate panel chief

The embattled chief of the UN climate change panel admitted on Wednesday that a mistake in a landmark 2007 report had damaged the body`s credibility, in an interview with a British newspaper.

IPCC’s Amazon theory falls flat too!

RK Pachauri-led Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)is in the midst of yet another controversy over its report that nearly 40% of the Brazilian rainforest in Amazon is threatened by climate change.

Pachauri won`t quit over glacier blunder

Pachauri, head of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), Saturday said he would not quit.

`Pachauri exploited IPCC for his interest`

Pachauri has been accused of making a fortune from his links with carbon trading companies.