GHG emissions

US consumption level unsustainable: CSE

CSE said if the US did not make serious changes to its "conspicuous consumption", climate change mitigation efforts would not be as successful as the US needed to lead the way.

Nov 06, 2015, 21:52 PM IST

Better education, living conditions can lower greenhouse gas emissions in India: Expert

Improving education and creating favourable living and working conditions are essential for India's transition to a society with minimal greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, said an expert who authored UNEP's latest report on resource use in Asia-Pacific.

Jun 01, 2015, 12:55 PM IST

Global temperatures to go up by at least 4 degrees Celsius by 2100

Researchers have found that global climate would rise by at least 4 degree Celsius by 2100 and by more than 8 degree Celsius by 2200 if carbon dioxide emissions are not cut down.

Jan 01, 2014, 11:38 AM IST

Use of nuclear power prevents deaths, GHG emissions: Study

The use of nuclear power has led to prevention of 1.84 million air pollution-related deaths globally and has also prevented the release of 64 billion tons of greenhouse gases.

May 30, 2013, 19:26 PM IST