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Narendra Modi's Swachh Energy Abhiyaan

A version of this article was published on Catch News.

In the small town of Neemuch in Madhya Pradesh, three months before becoming the Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi addressed a rally where he promised to bring an ‘energy revolution’ in India. 1,034 more words


On World Environment Day, a Look At Why Falling Oil Prices Are the Perfect Opportunity for India to Adopt Renewable Energy

This is a repost of my article on The Caravan Magazine’s Vantage.

On the 5th of June every year, people around the world celebrate World Environment Day, an initiative to encourage awareness and action for a better environment. 2,100 more words


UN Post-2015 Development Agenda: Addis Ababa Action Agenda from Third International Conference on Financing for Development

By Magdalena A K Muir, Climate Editor

The UN Post-2015 Development Agenda is proceeding to unfold, including a focus on the important issue of financing the UN Sustainable Development Goals.   381 more words


Innovative Land Use Planning Techniques

Title: Innovative Land Use Planning Techniques
Author: NHDES
Publication Date: 2008
Dewey Decimal Number: 346.045
Call Record: 346.045 NHDES 2008 130 more words


Why we must invest in children if we want a better future

The third Financing for Development conference (FFD3) closed on 16 July, after four intense days in Ethiopia’s capital, Addis Ababa. The Addis Ababa Action Agenda (or ‘AAA’ as it will be called in short) was agreed to on Wednesday evening after difficult negotiations, particularly around strengthening global tax cooperation, and to a somewhat lesser extent the principle of Common But Differentiated Responsibility (CBDR). 788 more words


Is your Business Model keeping you in the game?

Businesses must consciously re-think and reinvent their business models to retain and strengthen their market position…stay in the game.

To remain competitive and relevant, companies must transform their business models to allow product and service innovation while assuring viability and sustainability of their operations. 225 more words

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China Climate Change Project

China is a country that is industrializing as it is urbanizing. As a result, rapid development has come at the cost of environmental degradation.  With more emphasis being placed on climate change and with the COP21 United Nations Climate Change Conference in Paris coming up in December, the world’s leaders are closely watching China: the world’s biggest carbon dioxide emitter. 419 more words