Priority Issues Towards Ensuring Fair and Just Global Net-Zero Transitions

08 Aug 2023 The B20 and the global business community have been and continue to play a vital role in shaping actions and producing instruments to address today’s pressing challenges.  India’s G20 presidency comes at a time when most countries are in the midst of post-pandemic recoveries, rising inflation and global energy security issues. Keeping […]

Bio Energy: Transitioning to a Sustainable Tomorrow

08 Feb 2023 Bio energy may be seen as one of the many diverse resources available to help meet our demand for energy. It is a form of renewable energy derived from organic materials that were living until recently known as biomass, which can be used to produce transportation fuels, heat, electricity and other products. […]

Indian Carbon Credit Market

09 Feb 2023 The challenges of climate change has prompted world’s economies to recognise the importance of limiting carbon emissions and managing them in such a way that ecologically friendly ways result in a balancing of overall emissions and the globe moves towards a net zero of carbon emissions.  The need for a new system […]

Energy, Climate Change and Resource Efficiency

31 Mar 2023 The foundation for sustainable economic growth relies on four determinants: people, natural resources, capital, and technology. Over the years, this foundation has been instrumental in uplifting billions of people out of poverty, particularly in the G20 countries. However, to sustain this progress, it is essential to build on the decisions made during […]

Combating Climate Change with a Sustainable Approach to Industrial Development

02 May 2023 Climate change is a complex global issue that requires a multi-faceted approach to combat its effects. The major causes of climate change are identified as the generation of power and manufacturing goods by burning of fossil fuels, deforestation, unwise use of transportation services, producing food, and growing demand for energy, in nutshell, […]

Clean & Green Solutions for Rice Straw Management

27 Sep 2023 Rice, a dietary staple for more than half of the global population, plays a vital role in nourishing billions. Nevertheless, rice cultivation presents a significant environmental dilemma: the management of rice straw. Burning crop residues remains a significant contributor to air pollution in rural areas, with far-reaching consequences for soil health, agricultural […]

Empowering Sustainability: India’s Construction Equipment Industries Embrace ESG Challenges

04 Oct 2023 The construction equipment sector serves as the backbone of infrastructure development and economic progress in India. With its dynamic landscape characterised by diverse projects, ranging from urban expansion to rural rejuvenation, addressing the varying needs of this sector through Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) principles holds the key to unlocking prospective benefits for both […]

Rigid Plastic Packaging Design for Recyclability

20 Jun 2023 Plastics are widely used because of their many unique properties. Plastic products and packaging are light, durable, chemically inert and cheap. Packaging is the largest application of plastics: globally 31% of total volume of plastics consumed were for packaging applications in 2019. In India, 56% of the total plastics placed on the market are […]

Advancing Clean Energy Innovation and Manufacturing

31 Oct 2023 Achieving carbon net-zero is a priority for Governments worldwide, for which it is vital to reduce carbon emissions to attain mid-term carbon neutrality. India’s aspiration of reaching 500 GW of renewable energy by 2030 necessitates reducing dependency on imports.  The Government’s support to initiatives like Production-Linked Incentive (PLI) schemes helps to bolster self-reliance […]

Elevating India’s Real Estate: ESG Integration and Sustainable Building for Ethical Progress

09 Nov 2023 In a world where environmental consciousness, social equity, and responsible governance are shaping the way industries operate, India’s real estate sector is embracing change with remarkable optimism. The principles of ESG (Environmental, Social, and Governance) are ushering in a new era of sustainable building practices, perfectly aligned with India’s unique challenges and […]