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Mercedes-Benz joins 'The Climate Pledge', to deliver 1,800 electric vehicles to Amazon

Mercedes said it would also join a climate initiative established by Amazon founder Jeff Bezos

28 Aug 2020 4:22 PM

Research develops new way to remove carbon dioxide from air

The technique is described in a new paper in the journal Energy and Environmental Science by MIT postdoc Sahag Voskian.

29 Oct 2019 10:53 AM

India 4th highest emitter of carbon dioxide, says study

Top emitters in 2017, which covered 58 pc of global emissions, were China, US, European Union and India.

07 Dec 2018 2:01 PM

Rising carbon dioxide may increase dangerous weather extremes, says study

Study demonstrates higher atmospheric carbon dioxide (CO2) concentrations directly increase temperature and rainfall extremes.

13 Jun 2018 9:58 PM

Researchers say carbon dioxide could help reduce belly fat

If carboxytherapy can provide prolonged benefits, it offers patients yet another noninvasive option for fat reduction.

10 Jun 2018 3:09 PM


Carbon dioxide can reduce belly fat

Carboxytherapy has been performed with a few clinical studies, suggesting it may provide a lasting improvement in abdominal contours.

09 Jun 2018 6:42 PM

Maruti 'investing' in new technologies to bring down CO2 emissions

The company currently has over 50 per cent market share in the domestic passenger vehicle segment.

05 Jun 2018 5:05 PM

Rice becomes less nutritious as CO2 levels rise: Study

Local wildlife has sometimes added an additional challenge to the research.

26 May 2018 5:26 PM

Atmospheric seasons could signal alien life

It's a tricky business, since biosignatures based on single measurements of atmospheric gases could be misleading.

10 May 2018 8:41 PM

Tourism accounts for nearly a tenth of global CO2 emissions

Multi-trillion dollar industry's carbon footprint is expanding rapidly, driven by demand for energy-intensive air travel.

08 May 2018 10:19 AM


Green cities to mitigate heat

Agriculture outside the city increases the Urban Heat Island effect due to increased moisture supplied by irrigation.

09 Apr 2018 2:25 AM

Climate change linked to more flowery forests: study

Tropical forests have evolved in generally stable climates.

20 Jan 2018 4:40 PM

Microwaves 'alone' emit as much carbon dioxide as 7 mn cars: Study

This is despite the fact that microwaves spend more than 90 percent of their lifetime being idle.

18 Jan 2018 12:01 PM

Opening the door to a good night's sleep

Just opening windows and doors before hitting the sack can help you get a good night's sleep, according to a recent study.

23 Nov 2017 9:57 AM

New catalyst developed to recycle carbon dioxide and methane

It is hoped the new catalyst will help make the technology more widely available across industry.

19 Nov 2017 8:20 AM


Study finds climate change going from bad to worse

According to experts Earth's average surface temperature last year was a record 1.1 degree Celsius above preindustrial era.

18 Nov 2017 7:55 AM

Strong climate policies in India, China point toward less severe global warming

‘It is clear who the leaders are here: in the face of US inaction, China and India are stepping up,’ a researcher said.

15 Nov 2017 7:42 PM

Coal India among top 250 firms emitting third of CO2: study

Under the 2015 Paris Agreement, almost 200 nations promised to curb emissions to limit more heat waves.

31 Oct 2017 4:11 PM

Study reveals how fat exits the body when you lose weight

The answer is fascinating.

11 Sep 2017 5:15 PM

Global warming reduces protein in key crops: study

This is causing populations at risk of growth stunting and early death. Find out more.

02 Aug 2017 1:52 PM