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Tech-start-ups on climate raise nearly $1 billion in past five years, pushing for greater investment in the sector

A report by Impact Investors Council (IIC), Climate Collective and Arete Advisors, 120 climate-tech start-ups raised US$1.2 billion over the past five years. The report “Early-stage Climate-tech Start-ups in India: Investment Landscape Report 2021” is the outcome of a ground-up study that puts a spotlight on the investment activity in the Indian climate-tech sector over […]

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Code red declared by IPCC report, global temperatures rising faster than anticipated

In its Sixth Assessment Report (AR6), the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) informed that the rise in average surface temperature beyond 1.5 or 2°C will be breached much earlier leading to extreme weather events. Released on 9th August, 2021, the report raised a lot of red flags. It says that average global temperatures will continue […]

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The aggravation of infectious diseases due to climate change

The outbreak of the coronavirus or the Covid-19 pandemic has exposed the brittle nature of the world to us. Economies have collapsed all around the world – rendering millions of people jobless, thereby making their situations significantly tougher. Everyone is on the tip of their toes in anticipation of when a vaccine for Covid-19 would […]

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‘We are facing an existential threat’

We are not far from what is being taught in schools globally - the impact of Global Warming. The effects are showing up faster than we could imagine. Yes, we are facing an existential threat.

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50th Earth Day Spl Live Session w. Dia Mirza and Monica Dogra

As a part of #FiftyForFifty, an ongoing digital campaign launched by Let Me Breathe for the 50th anniversary of Earth day, a live session was done with Dia Mirza, who has been the voice of environmental conservation and sustainability; Monica Dogra, who’s a strong sustainable living advocate and a vegan; Karuna Singh, Regional Director South […]

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2015-like heatwave could hit India again, warns IPCC Report

India! This is the biggest warning from the science community yet #IPCCReport

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