G20 Meeting Leaves Much To Be Desired On Climate Action

Credit to Author: Nexus Media| Date: Tue, 27 Jul 2021 10:26:04 +0000

Energy and environment ministers at the Group of 20 meeting of industrialized nations that took place in Naples, Italy, late last week failed to come to a consensus on several key commitments to tackle climate change in their final communique. There were two points in particular that were not agreed upon: one was around phasing […]

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NTPC Wins Approval For India’s Largest (4.7 Gigawatt!) Solar Park

Credit to Author: Saurabh| Date: Mon, 26 Jul 2021 18:40:54 +0000

In a major boost to its aggressive plans to increase renewable energy generation, India’s largest power generation company has secured approval to set up a solar park park in Gujarat. The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy recently gave a go-ahead to NTPC to set up a 4.7 gigawatt solar power park at Rann of […]

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G20 Environment Ministers: No Consensus on Phasing Out Coal

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Sun, 25 Jul 2021 16:36:54 +0000

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The U.S., UK and other countries want world governments to commit to a phaseout of the use and financing of coal-fired power generation, but officials who met at the G20 Environment Ministers Meeting summit in Naples, Italy, this past week ended their talks without an agreement on the future of the fuel. The topic will […]

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Opportunities for Cleaner, More Efficient Freight Transport in India

Credit to Author: RMI| Date: Thu, 22 Jul 2021 22:13:48 +0000

India will witness a rapid growth in freight transport over the coming decades. The country can implement a set of solutions to meet that growing demand cost-effectively and sustainably

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India flights to Canada: When will they be allowed?

Credit to Author: Kareem El-Assal| Date: Sat, 24 Jul 2021 05:00:31 +0000

Earlier this week Canada extended its ban on flights from India until at least August 21. The extension of the ban comes amid Canada continuing to ease its coronavirus travel restrictions for the rest of the world. Denying flights from India is extremely disruptive to both Indians and Canadians alike. India is one of Canada’s […]

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India × Cleantech — July 2021

Credit to Author: Saurabh| Date: Mon, 19 Jul 2021 18:05:59 +0000

Originally published on Future Trends. Welcome to another issue of our new India x Cleantech series! On a monthly basis, we are pulling news from across clean technology sectors in India into a single, concise summary article about the country. Cleantech Investments Acme Sells Stake In 250-Megawatt Solar Power Project To Foreign Investors Acme Cleantech […]

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Canada extends India flight ban until August 21

Credit to Author: Kareem El-Assal| Date: Mon, 19 Jul 2021 13:27:42 +0000

Canada is extending its flight ban on India. The restrictions will roll over for one more month until August 21. On April 22, 2021, Canada introduced a travel ban on both India and Pakistan due to concerns on rising cases of COVID-19 variants. All passenger and business flights from the two countries were suspended. The […]

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Canada to provide update today on India flight travel

Credit to Author: Kareem El-Assal| Date: Mon, 19 Jul 2021 13:27:42 +0000

Canada’s government is holding a press conference today, Monday July 19 at 1:30 PM Eastern Standard Time (EST). Note: This is a developing story. CIC News will continue to update it throughout the day. The purpose of the press conference is for Canada’s ministers to provide an overview of the country’s new coronavirus travel rules. […]

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Canada set to announce new travel rules as soon as tomorrow

Credit to Author: Kareem El-Assal| Date: Sun, 18 Jul 2021 10:00:57 +0000

Canada could announce its new COVID-19 travel measures as soon as tomorrow. Canada introduced travel restrictions in March 2020 and has been extending them on a monthly basis throughout 2021. The country has taken a gradual approach to lifting restrictions. Generally speaking, those now allowed to travel into the country include Canadian citizens, permanent residents, […]

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Workers on ‘War Footing’ to Get India Coal Plant Operating

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Wed, 14 Jul 2021 17:24:13 +0000

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One of the largest coal-fired power plants in India—beset by technical issues that have knocked it offline and contributed to a power crisis in the Punjab region—is set to resume operations by the end of July, according to the utility subsidiary of the India-based mining company that leads the project. Talwandi Sabo Power Ltd. (TSPL), […]

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