India is the world's third-biggest emitter of greenhouse gases that cause global warming. A new campaign seeks to make new housing developments sustainable by 2022 to help the country meet its ambitious climate goals.
Blair Palese –
Blair Palese, chief executive officer of climate campaigning group 350.org Australia, explains why a government decision to loan Indian mining giant Adani nearly A$1 billion would be a "stupendously backward step".
Mark Robinson –
U.S. withdrawal from the Paris Agreement offers opportunities for India and China to lead on international climate action, but global progress is not yet matched by leadership on domestic environmental policies in these two countries.
Communication workshops throw up some surprising and important ways that Indians seem to engage with issues of climate justice, coal, pollution and renewable energy, writes Omair Ahmad from thethirdpole.net.
The board of Indian mining firm Adani has approved its A$16 billion Carmichael coal mine. But has the Queensland government failed in its duty to be responsible with publicly owned resources such as coal?