Recently, China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) Chairman Yi Huiman gave an interview to Caixin in which he explained his views on China opening its capital markets to the outside world and cross-border regulatory collaboration with the United States.
In a watershed move for residents of northern Israel, the head of the National Economic Council, which advises the prime minister, announced Monday that the Bazan oil refineries that have long polluted the coastal city of Haifa, and largely defined its skyline, must be shut down within five years and replaced with a modern, green high-tech and residential hub.
West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar is “considerably upset” at the sequential developments and manner that have led to the suspension and subsequent revocation of the licence of IFB Agro Industries Ltd units at Dankuni and violence at its unit at Noorpur.
Combining birth data with satellite-detected changes in particulate levels driven by the Bodélé dust provided an increasingly clear picture of poor air quality’s health impacts on children.
A proposal of the Puducherry government to upgrade the minor port at Uppalam under the Sagarmala scheme has been recommended for environmental and CRZ clearance by the Expert Appraisal Committee (EAC) of the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change.
The study, published today in Nature Climate Change, attributes this difference to changes in the balance of microbial communities within ecosystems that regulate methane emissions.
US utility Tucson Electric Power (TEP) in Arizona has set a target to reduce carbon emissions by 80% by 2035.
Most submarine volcanic eruptions go unnoticed.
Gold mining has rapidly increased across the Amazon in recent years, especially along the Guiana Shield, where it is responsible for as much as 90% of total deforestation.
The head of the UK’s largest fund manager has criticised the UK government for creating “confusion” around the country’s climate commitments by prioritising projects such as expanding Heathrow airport and pushing ahead with HS2.