Plastic pollution is one of the biggest environmental threats and countries need better waste management to cope with the sheer quantity of plastic rubbish that is fouling the waters and environment, says United Nations Environment head Erik Solheim. “Plastic pollution is one of the biggest environmental threats the planet is Afroz ShahModiPlasticspollutionSolheimunep Read More
UN Climate Change News, 12 March 2018 – The International Solar Alliance (ISA) received a significant boost on Sunday at a launch ceremony in New Delhi attended by Heads of State and Government and top UN officials, including the head of UN Climate Change.
Formed in parallel with the Paris Agreement, the alliance 2030EspinosaModiparis agreementsolarSolar Alliance Read More
The International Solar Alliance (ISA), a group of 121 solar resource rich countries, has formally entered into force and acquired the status of an international organization.
The Alliance, which is headquartered in Gurugram, India, aims to deploy over 1,000 Gigawatt of solar energy and mobilise more than USD 1,000 billion into COP21hollandeISAISA DeclarationModisolar Read More
India and the United States have reiterated their commitment to swiftly implement the Paris Climate Change Agreement and to boost solar energy and other low carbon technologies. During the second India-U.S. Strategic and Commercial Dialogue in New Delhi on 31 August, External Affairs Minister of India Sushma Swaraj and Minister Clean Energyclimate changegreen financeJohn F. KerryModiNirmala SitharamanObamaparis agreementPenny PritzkerSushma SwarajUSICEF Read More