COP stands for Conference of the Parties. The 2021 Glasgow meeting is the 26th meeting, ergo, COP26. It brings together countries that signed the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)
The world's largest carbon capture plant has come online in Iceland, to fight the increasingly dire threat of climate change.Read more
In a recent order, the National Green Tribunal's Southern Bench emphasised the importance of obtaining essential environmental clearances.
The textile industry retains a record of the lowest efficiency in energy utilization and is one of the major energy-consuming industries.
Think of solar inverters as a switch- for your solar panels. Once you have one, you can convert the output energy from the panels into a more convenient, useful form.Read more
A solar battery is similar to a water tank. Energy is stored, much like water in the water tank, in the batteries which can later be used when there is a shortage.Read more
Solar Panels are like the engine of the solar power plant. They take in the fuel, which is sunlight, and convert it into energy.Read more
The amount of sunlight that strikes the earth's surface in an hour and a half is enough to handle the entire world's energy consumption for a full year.Read more
About 5,000 trillion kWh per year energy is incident over India's land terrain with most parts receiving 4-7 kWh per sq. meter per day.Read more
The earth receives 340 watts per square meter at any moment; It’s enough to light up your house for the day.Read More
Of the wind, solar and other renewables that came on stream in 2020, nearly two-thirds – 62% – were cheaper than the cheapest new fossil fuelRead more
A team at Harvard University has developed a device that uses solar energy to produce liquid fuels.Read more
India has reached a renewable energy milestone of 100 GW: set targets of 175 GW by 2022 and 450 GW by 2030.Read more
The United Nations has been in the forefront of building a sustainable and prosperous future.Read more