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COP26: How Lack of Climate Finance Derails Coal Phase-out Agenda

The chaos around the last-minute change in the coal declaration by India, China and South Africa at COP26 has certainly made it harder to reach the 1.5-degree target. At the Glasgow UN climate summit, nations pledged to phase-out coal, reduce methane, end deforestation and support the energy transition, etc. With the USD 100 billion pledge of climate finance still not being fulfilled, small and developing countries called for climate justice. Many nations now plan to revisit their commitment by the end of 2022.

Solar Lamps: Empowering Marginalised Communities in Asia

Solar Lamps also called Soler Lanterns being used in Rural Household

Kusum: Bumpy Ride for India’s Solar Pump Scheme

There are over 20 million grid-connected agriculture water pumps in India consuming more than 17% of the total annual electricity. Touted as the silver bullet to uplift the agriculture sector and push the distributed-solar market, Kusum scheme faces several hurdles and implementation issues.

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