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India Pollution

U.S.-China Climate Pact Could Boost Indian Efforts

AP | By KATY DAIGLE | Posted 11.14.2014 | Green

NEW DELHI (AP) — This week's China-U.S. climate agreement between the world's top two polluting countries puts pressure on India, No. 3 on the list,...

India's Smog Destroyed Enough Crops In A Year To Feed 94 Million People

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 09.08.2014 | Green

India's smog problem could be preventing tens of millions of the country's poorest people from getting the food they desperately need. According to...

80 Percent Of Indian Sewage Flows Untreated Into Country's Rivers

Agence France Presse | | Posted 05.05.2013 | World

Eighty percent of sewage in India is untreated and flows directly into the nation's rivers, polluting the main sources of drinking water, a study by a...

Coal Smoke and Planetary Fever: As the Climate Changes, a Deadly Disease Is on the Rise

Daphne Wysham | Posted 04.24.2012 | Green
Daphne Wysham

I recently returned to my childhood home in India for a final walk down memory lane. But in ways unexpected, it brought home to me how our planetary fever is inflicting a deadly fever on those least to blame for it.

India Emissions 'Triple By 2030'

BBC NEWS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

India's greenhouse gas emissions will more than triple over the next two decades, a report has projected. But the document, compiled by experts for t...

India Will Reject Curbs On Its CO2 Emissions

e360.yale.edu | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

India will not accept limits on its greenhouse gas emissions at climate talks later this year and instead will focus on economic growth and lifting it...