Global Concentration of Atmospheric CO2

On May 11, 2019 global concentration of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere was measured to have crosse…

India and Arctic Council

India was re-elected as an Observer to the Arctic Council in its recent ministerial meeting at Rovan…

Protecting Seed Sovereignty - PepsiCo Case

The PepsiCo episode is a wake-up call to secure sustainable rural societies, protect soil health and…

IPBES Report on Natural Ecosystems and Biodiversity

The Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) recentl…

Decline in Diesel Vehicles - Maruti Announcement

Maruti Suzuki has recently announced that it will stop manufacturing diesel vehicles from April 1, 2…

Managing the Transition to Renewables

The rise of renewables has implications for the finances of power distribution companies (Discoms).

Draft Indian Forest Act, 2019 - II

An overview of the objective, rationale and implications of the draft law

Draft Indian Forest Act, 2019

The draft Indian Forest Act, 2019 was recently released by the Union government, proposing an overha…

Preparing for a Heat Stress

A forecast of a below average monsoon in 2019 is a cause for worry.

State of the Global Climate in 2018 - WMO Report

The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) released its annual report, State of the Global Climate …
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