Voters in north India lined up early on Sunday to cast their ballots in the second-to-last round of a seven-phase general election, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi facing a diverse group of opposition parties seeking to deny him a second term.
Germany should shut down its last coal-fired power plant by 2038 at the latest, a government-appointed commission said early on Saturday as part of a roadmap laying out an accelerated phase-out of the polluting fuel.
It is only a matter of time until every Australian car is all-electric. But while other countries are speeding up the transition, with plans to ban petrol cars within a couple of decades, Australia is stuck debating even modest cuts to vehicle emissions, let alone policies to encourage zero-emissions cars.
Phases 17 and 18 of the giant South Pars Gas Field will be fully operational by mid-June, adding 56 million cubic meters of natural gas to the country's daily production, announced the project manager.
Heads of companies including Unilever and Virgin Group urged a Paris summit to get on track to limit temperature rises to the lowest possible level by setting a goal of phasing out fossil fuel use by 2050.
Phase 19 of the South Pars Gas Field in Bushehr province will pump 500 million cubic feet of gas into the national network by this winter, an official in charge of the development of the phase announced Wednesday.