NRDC Expert Blog

Climate Progress in India Brightens Hopes for Bonn

Just a few years ago, India relied almost exclusively on coal to fuel its rapid development, opening new coal-burning power plants and increasing coal mining and imports.

Indian Leaders Move to Tackle Growing Costs of Air Pollution

On one of my first trips to India in 2012, when I was invited to speak at the Delhi Sustainable Energy Summit, I was told that India had too many pressing problems to deal with and couldn’t focus on air pollution.

Truth to Power? India’s Renewable Energy Boom

India plays an important role in Al Gore’s new movie, An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power.

On Climate, Modi's Leadership Is As Heartening As Trump's Is Disheartening

India’s commitment to climate action is a bright spot in dark times.

Ahmedabad, India: Protecting the Most Vulnerable from Dangerous Air Pollution

Cities are the incubators of change. I had the opportunity to see city leadership in action during my recent visit to Ahmedabad, a rapidly urbanizing city in western India grappling with rising air pollution levels.

Keeping India Cool

Keeping cool in India is not just a matter of comfort. It’s a matter of life and death.

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