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Their message: reduce carbon emission levels
The Hindu , Monday, April 23, 2012

How many of us (who own two-wheelers) can spend a day without using the vehicle? Bangalore, which has a large population of two-wheelers, is rated as one of the more polluted cities in the country. ...More


Asia's largest solar field switched on in India
Times of India , Friday, April 20, 2012

NEW DELHI: The west Indian state of Gujarat is flipping the switch on Asia's largest solar power field as part of its 600 megawatt solar energy addition to India's power grid. The Gujarat Solar Pa ...More


China 'river pig' deaths raise extinction concerns
Times of India , Friday, April 20, 2012

SHANGHAI: China says 16 endangered finless porpoise have been found dead since the beginning of the year, due in part to what experts suspect is water pollution and climate change, state media reporte ...More


CO2 drove end to last ice age
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Deccan Herald , Tuesday, April 17, 2012

A detailed record of past climate change provides compelling evidence that the last ice age was ended by a rise in temperature driven by an increase in atmospheric carbon dioxide. The finding is based ...More


Slashing meat intake vital for curbing emissions
Times of India , Tuesday, April 17, 2012

WASHINGTON: Per capita meat consumption need to be halved by 2050 in the developed world if the emission of nitrous oxide (N2O), one of the most important greenhouse gases, is to be curbed, as set out ...More


Karakoram glaciers bucking global warming trend and ‘putting on mass’
The Hindu , Tuesday, April 17, 2012

Some glaciers on Asia’s Karakoram mountains, which is home to K2, are defying the global trend and getting thicker, a new study has claimed. For the study, a French team used satellite data to show t ...More


As ice cap melts, militaries vie for Arctic edge
AP
The Hindu , Tuesday, April 17, 2012

To the world’s military leaders, the debate over climate change is long over. They are preparing for a new kind of Cold War in the Arctic, anticipating that rising temperatures there will open up a tr ...More


Centre to rate states on environment protection
Times of India , Monday, April 16, 2012

MUMBAI: With an increase in illegal mining, coastal abuse and rampant industrialization, the Centre now plans to rate every state based on their environmental performance. In an endeavour to asses ...More


Centre to rate states on environment protection
Times of India , Monday, April 16, 2012

MUMBAI: With an increase in illegal mining, coastal abuse and rampant industrialization, the Centre now plans to rate every state based on their environmental performance. In an endeavour to asses ...More


Global warming threatens Southeast Asia's cassava industry
IANS
The Economic Times , Sunday, April 15, 2012

BANGKOK, Rising temperatures are triggering severe outbreaks of new, invasive pests that could threaten southeast Asia's multi-billion dollar cassava industry and the livelihoods of thousands of small ...More


British engineering firm creates 1000 wind farm jobs
Times of India , Saturday, April 14, 2012

LONDON: British engineer Offshore Group Newcastle announced on Friday that it would create up to 1,000 jobs after receiving a government grant to help build offshore wind farms. OGN said in a stateme ...More


Satellite data doubles penguin count in Antarctica
AFP
Times of India , Saturday, April 14, 2012

WASHINGTON: Antarctica boasts almost twice as many emperor penguins as previously thought, researchers have discovered using satellite mapping technology to count the iceberg-huddling birds from above ...More


Warmer waters prime fish species for more sperm
Times of India , Friday, April 13, 2012

SYDNEY: Warmer waters can spike the reproductive capacity of the 'pest' fish known asgambusia and also invest them with faster swimming speeds, says a new study that may have implications for the fert ...More


Biggest environment satellite goes silent
AFP
Times of India , Friday, April 13, 2012

PARIS: The European Space Agency said on Thursday it had lost contact with Envisat, the biggest Earth-monitoring satellite in history. Designed to operate for only five years, Envisatwas launched ...More


UK invests $95m in climate research centre
Times of India , Thursday, April 12, 2012

LONDON: The UK government pledged 60 million pounds ($95 million) to support the Met Office Hadley Centre's Climate Programme until at least 2015 to keep Britain at the forefront of climate science ...More


Sunderbans climate change is flashpoint
The Asian Age , Tuesday, April 10, 2012

The Sunderbans, spreading across West Bengal and Bangladesh, is fast emerging as the climate change flashpoint of the globe. Despite the warning signals of increased frequency of cyclones and tidal fl ...More


China offers to share water management experience
IANS
The Economic Times , Tuesday, April 10, 2012

BEIJING: China is willing to share with other nations its unique experiences in water management and conservation, according to Chen Lei, minister of water resources. China is not only committed to ...More


Rebel, replenish or retreat?
New York Times News Service
Deccan Herald , Tuesday, April 10, 2012

Surf’s out: The stormy surf of Ocean Beach, San Francisco grinds away at the beach, eroding the sand and bluffs. The US government is left with three options: to keep installing hard structures in f ...More


Climate change is good news for exotic fruit
TNS
The Tribune , Tuesday, April 10, 2012

Srinagar: While climate change in the Himalayas has weather scientists worried, its spin-off could not only satisfy the palate of a growing number of Mediterranean fruit lovers, but also help in signi ...More


Start of 2012, March shatter US heat records
Times of India , Tuesday, April 10, 2012

WASHINGTON: It's been so warm in the United States this year, especially in March, that national records weren't just broken, they were deep-fried. Temperatures in the lower 48 states were 8.6 degree ...More


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