Posts Tagged ‘China’

Emerging ripples in the environmental think-tank.


Aug 10, 2017 | Author: Rajendra Shende

As the USA gets cold on global warming, a new contender has emerged to lead the action on climate change.Could China, another of the world’s top CO2 emitters, vision the opportunity?genuine free online dating sites

G20 Summit:slow progress on ambitious climate change accord, is it a sign of no-trust on words?

Nov 17, 2015 | Author: Rajendra Shende

India has blocked G20 efforts to pave the way for an ambitious climate change accord in a sign of deep divisions just two weeks before delegates from almost 200 nations meet in Paris. Through almost 20 hours of talks at the G20 gathering in Turkey Sourced through from: The world is waking up

Chinese Characters Get Hazy :Coal or Renewables

Nov 13, 2015 | Author: Rajendra Shende

China Air pollution Achim Steiner (1)
Air Pollution in Chinese cities risks China’s clarity on renewables. China could decouple its economic growth from its carbon footprint and air pollution. 

India Is Not China-Peaking Emissions

Feb 15, 2015 | Author: Rajendra Shende

peaking emissions
I was interviewed by French Journalist when President Obama Visited New Delhi. Many expected that India would announce the year its emissions will peak-as was done by China when Obama visited Bejing earlier. Here is brief interview on page 4 of Ouest France.

Chairman Mao’s Home Province Hunan: Is there still to learn from farmers?

Jan 06, 2014 | Author: Rajendra Shende

China Farmer factory
Food Security , a Challenge for China in wake of soil degradation. Interviews with Chinese Farmer, Vice-minister of land and resources, NGO, and a scholar. Extract from China Daily and New York Times.

Partial Eclipse: Solar Crisis and Sun Shine

Jul 13, 2013 | Author: Rajendra Shende

solar-eclipse wind mill -2012
I was invited to write an article on the occasion of OECD Forum of May 2013 about recent ups and downs of the progress and prospects of   PV modules and panels in context of its falling prices.  Read the article that was published in special issue of OECD Forum: “Partial Eclipse”.

May Revolution in China

May 26, 2013 | Author: Rajendra Shende

China Long March
This time it is about cooling with flammable refrigerants 26th May 2013 Come May. My Chinese history-buds start sensing a revolution in the air. I recall discussing with the Chinese professors way back in 1993, when China was cracking open the doors to outsiders, the root causes and impacts of well -known Forth May Revolution

Sealing the Hole and Sealing the Deal Convenient opportunity To address Inconvenient truth.

Sep 18, 2009 | Author: Rajendra Shende

On 17th September I had pleasure in addressing Foreign Correspondents Club of China in Beijing . Venue was Cultural Center of Indian Embassy . What I enjoyed most was the question answer session with the most brilliant journalists stationed in Beijing and of course samosa and potato bonda with chatuny . Most enjoyable experience indeed.

China OzonAction

Dec 13, 2007 | Author: Rajendra Shende

The day was 16 September 1995. As Beijing’s sky was being lit with the  autumn morning sun, an inspiring event was unfolding place at Xidan Commercial area, Mr. Xie Zhenhua, then Administrator of NEPA and now Minister of SEPA, and Mr. Liu Yi, then the new Director of China’s Ozone Layer Protection unit, were standing