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Rajendra K Pachauri's election to the chairmanship of the United Nations' Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) on April 19 has made news for both the right and wrong reasons. There has been excitement over the fact that the panel - which assesses the impact of global warming - will be headed, for the first time ever, by a...

He is the high priest of environmentalism in India. As head of TERI, he is arguably one of India's foremost policy-makers in the environmental field. Today, in the running for chairmanship of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), R K Pachauri finds himself facing allegations that he is being backed by a powerful oil lobby in the...

Restructuring the electricity business through corporatisation and subsequent privatisation has been the model followed in Orissa in 1995. This has now been adopted by some states as part of power sector reform in India.

The war on Iraq has raised many questions about fairness, the human cost, international norms and the impact on the global economy as well as our own economy. Director-General of TERI and chairman of the Inter-governmental Panel on Climate Change, R K Pachauri says war portends ill not only for Iraq but also for oil dependent countries like India....

The plenary session of the IPCC (Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change) is to be held in Geneva during 17-20 April 2002. The IPCC is a body set up in 1988 through the initiative of the World Meteorological Organization and the United Nations Environment Programme essentially to provide scientific assessments of all aspects of climate change...