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Germany’s Scholz wants G7 to be pioneer for climate-friendly growth

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany wants to use its presidency of the Group of Seven (G7) to develop it into a club that is pioneering in its efforts to achieve green…

Pressure will grow on China on climate – U.S. security adviser Sullivan

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. national security adviser Jake Sullivan said on Friday he believed pressure would grow on China to offer "something fundamentally more ambitious" in the fight against climate…

Impact of Glasgow Likely to be ‘Net Zero’

Net Zero carbon is the new mantra of the climate action plan, which emerged in Glasgow. This means that the impact of greenhouse gas emissions in future should be neutralised…

By TP Sreenivasan

PM Modi welcomes USA to International Solar Alliance

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi welcomed United States  of America to International Solar Alliance. Shri Modi also thanked the US President Mr Joe Biden for the step. In a…

World heading for 2.4C of warming after latest climate pledges -analysts

By Kate Abnett GLASGOW (Reuters) -New national pledges to tackle climate change this decade would lead to around 2.4 degrees Celsius of global warming this century, far above safe levels,…

Japan, once a leader on climate, under fire for coal use at COP26

By Aaron Sheldrick and Yuka Obayashi TOKYO (Reuters) - More than 20 countries agreed to phase out coal power at the U.N. climate talks in Glasgow, but not Japan -…

‘We are not equal’ – what they said at U.N. climate talks

GLASGOW (Reuters) - COP 26, a U.N. conference critical to averting the most disastrous effects of climate change, is running for the first two weeks of November. Here are some…

Russia parries Biden jibe, says climate a topic for next summit

MOSCOW (Reuters) - The Kremlin on Wednesday defended Russia's actions on climate change against criticism by U.S. President Joe Biden, and said a putative second summit between Biden and President…

Leaders link tackling water and climate at COP26 as crisis looms

By Emma Farge GENEVA (Reuters) - Governments and U.N. agencies meeting at COP26 in Glasgow  formed a water and climate coalition on Tuesday to address growing hazards and shrinking reserves.…

‘We need to act now’ – UK’s Johnson sends climate alert to COP

By Elizabeth Piper GLASGOW (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will tell a climate summit on Monday that "it's one minute to midnight and we need to act now"…

G 20 leaders Summit, Rome, Italy – Special Briefing by Mr Piyush Goyal

Prime Minister Narendra Modi led the Indian Delegation to Rome to participate in the G20 Leaders Summit, which happened after a gap of 2 years. The Prime Minister also had…

G20 leaders struggling to toughen climate goals, draft shows

By Jan Strupczewski and Gavin Jones ROME (Reuters) -Leaders of the Group of 20 major economies will say they aim to cap global warming at the 1.5 degrees Celsius level…