Carbon

Dia Mirza joins Mark Ruffalo in global initiative 'Count Us In' campaign

She joins actor Mark Ruffalo and many others aimed at inspiring 1 Billion to act on climate change.

Oct 15, 2020, 14:42 PM IST

Coca-Cola chooses plastic bottle collection over aluminium cans to cut carbon footprint

Along with multinational rivals including PepsiCo and Nestle, Coca-Cola has started offering recyclable aluminium cans as well as plastic bottles for some water brands as the industry reacts to public outrage over the world`s oceans being polluted with plastic waste.

Nov 06, 2019, 23:48 PM IST

Researchers show how plastics can be reused

The Journal for Carbon Research, focuses on chemical recycling which uses the constituent elements of the plastic to make new materials.

Jul 18, 2019, 18:04 PM IST

Education institutions declare climate emergency

Talks about a three-point plan that includes going carbon neutral by 2030 or 2050 at the latest, mobilising more resources for action-oriented climate change research and skills creation, and increasing the delivery of environmental and sustainability education across curricula, campus and community outreach programmes.

Jul 11, 2019, 17:41 PM IST

Aapki News: Kalpavriksha system planted at AIIMS to prevent pollution

Kalpavriksha system planted at AIIMS to prevent pollution. This tree works on catalytic convert technique and it also produces electro static energy. Kalpavriksha system is of worth Rs 1 crore. Watch this video to know more.

Mar 13, 2018, 17:43 PM IST

Morning Breaking: Kalpavriksha system worth Rs 1 crore planted at AIIMS to prevent pollution

Kalpavriksha system worth Rs 1 crore planted at AIIMS to prevent pollution. This tree works on catalytic convert technique and it also produces electro static energy.

Mar 11, 2018, 09:21 AM IST

Plant respiration larger source of carbon emissions, says study

Such increases may lower the future ability of global vegetation to offset carbon dioxide emissions caused by burning fossil fuels. 
 

Nov 18, 2017, 13:37 PM IST

Sushant Singh Rajput praises Jackky Bhagnani's 'Carbon'

Actor Sushant Singh Rajput says short film "Carbon", backed by Jackky Bhagnani, is a very well-intentioned project.

Aug 22, 2017, 18:42 PM IST

Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Prachi Desai didn't charge anything for 'Carbon': Jackky Bhagnani

Jackky Bhagnani says actors Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Prachi Desai did not charge anything for his short film 'Carbon', which talks about environmental issues.

Aug 05, 2017, 16:47 PM IST

Nawazuddin Siddiqui looks out of the glass in 'Carbon'

A fresh poster of 'Carbon', a futuristic short film set in 2067, is out on the Internet which showcases Nawazzudin Siddiqui's exclusive look.

Jul 26, 2017, 14:41 PM IST

Carbon: First poster of Jackky Bhagnani, Nawazuddin Siddiqui's short film looks intriguing! - See pic

'Carbon' also features Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Prachi Desai in prominent roles. It has been written and directed by Maitrey Bajpai and Ramiz Ilham Khan.

Jul 25, 2017, 14:11 PM IST

Carbon dating confirms age of 3,800-year-old pottery bird statue

Carbon dating has recently confirmed the age of a 3,800-year-old red pottery bird statue unearthed in China's Henan province.

Jul 13, 2017, 00:25 AM IST

New form of hard, elastic 'super' carbon developed

Researchers, including those from Carnegie Institution for Science in the US, pressurised and heated a structurally disordered form of carbon called glassy carbon.

Jun 10, 2017, 12:25 PM IST

Graphene may help generate power from rain

Solar cells could generate electricity even during rains by making use of the 'wonder material' graphene, scientists say.

Apr 10, 2016, 16:54 PM IST

Carbon pricing key to delivering India's climate targets

With the date of signing of the Paris climate change agreement in April approaching fast and its ratification to follow soon, it has been stated that there is a carbon pricing opportunity for India.

Mar 19, 2016, 10:09 AM IST

Beijing smog highlights climate deal urgency: China

The hazardous smog enveloping Beijing highlights the urgency for a deal at the Paris summit to cope with climate change, China on Tuesday said as it acknowledged that the recurring smog could be due to its rapid economic growth.

Dec 08, 2015, 18:59 PM IST

Hotter nights flooding the atmosphere with more carbon: Study

Hotter nights may actually wield much greater influence over the planet's atmosphere as global temperatures rise and can eventually lead to more carbon flooding the atmosphere, researchers from Princeton University have warned.

Dec 08, 2015, 18:18 PM IST

World split over carbon-cutting in climate battle

A pivotal question has split world powers along unfamiliar lines as they haggle over how to avert catastrophic global warming: Should they set a goal of entirely eliminating carbon-belching industries?

Oct 22, 2015, 15:22 PM IST

New 3D nano-material can enhance battery storage

 An international team of scientists has developed what may be the first one-step process for making seamless carbon-based nanomaterials that possess superior thermal, electrical and mechanical properties in three dimensions.

Sep 05, 2015, 16:33 PM IST

PM Modi visits Masdar planned city project in Abu Dhabi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday visited the Masdar planned city project in Abu Dhabi.

Aug 17, 2015, 12:01 PM IST