Press Releases

3 record(s) found in 'August 2014'

  • Waive taxes and provide microfinance to promote cycle ownership in India, says TERI’s new report

    27 August 2014

    The Government should waive taxes on cycles that cost less than Rs 5,000 to promote cycle ownership in the country, says a new study. The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) in association with the 'All India Cycle Manufacturers' Association' launched the report, "Pedalling...

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  • Foundation Day Lecture reveals more evidence of climate change with Sun's atmospherics

    21 August 2014

    The Sun influences the Earth’s climate, and during the last century there has been a gradual warming of the atmosphere related to human activity. The present solar models predict that the early Sun was about 30 per cent fainter than it is now. In about three billion years, the...

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  • IPCC presents its Fifth Assessment Report, with a focus on implications for South Asia

    6 August 2014

    The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) presented the findings of the Fifth Assessment Report (AR5) to governments, civil society, the scientific community, media and other stakeholders at an outreach event held today in New Delhi. Titled ‘IPCC AR5 – What it...

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