2021-03-01 18:03:21| The Economic Times
During the reporting month, the central bank bought $10.014 billion and sold $6.023 billion in the spot market, the RBI said in its monthly bulletin for February 2021.
2021-03-01 01:01:08| Guardian Unlimited Business - more business news
Asset manager tells 30 biggest carbon dioxide emitters in its portfolio to set net zero goalsAviva has become the first leading insurer worldwide to set a target to shrink its carbon footprint to net zero by 2040, a decade earlier than most banks.The firm, one of the UKs top asset managers with 300bn of investments under management, said it had written to the 30 biggest CO2 emitters in its portfolio, comprising companies in the oil and gas, utilities and mining sectors, asking them to sign up to the science-based targets aligned to the Paris climate agreement and to set net zero emission goals with fixed deadlines of 12 to 36 months. Continue reading...
2021-02-28 08:27:38| The Economic Times
Foreign portfolio investors invested a net Rs 25,787 crore into equities but pulled out Rs 2,124 crore from the bonds market during February 1-26
2021-02-25 16:00:00| Wired News: Top Stories
A judge ruled earlier this week on the law, which has faced challenges from lobbyists representing internet providers as well as the Trump administration.
2021-02-25 07:00:27| Fast Company
The upfront investments in a clean economy will reap enormous economic rewards in the future. To avoid catastrophic climate change, the U.S. needs to reach net-zero emissions by 2050, meaning that emissions shrink so much that whatever’s left can be offset by nature or by technology such as machines that can suck CO2 out of the atmosphere. A new report from the nonprofit Energy Innovation says that the goal is possible—and reaching it comes with other benefits, most notably adding nearly $1 trillion to the GDP.Read Full Story