RK Pachauri

  • An Indian man walking with an umbrella
    Oct 21, 2014 20:34 IST

    Let’s talk about the weather

    Rising sea levels pose a significant risk to India’s economic growth given our extensive coastline, writes RK Pachauri.

  • Labourers
    Nov 14, 2013 22:02 IST

    World's climate change challenges are interlinked

    The human condition in the future would depend on how we manage the scarcity of water, energy and food. RK Pachauri writes

  • Aug 03, 2009 22:04 ISTGreen Patch

    Light our way out

    India has the capacity and intellectual power to devise ‘out of the box’ solutions. Yet, we are blindly following the prosperous nations of the north, writes RK Pachauri.

  • Pachauri
    Aug 07, 2009 23:21 IST

    Fresh impetus in the right direction

    At the macro level, a major shift towards renewable sources of energy along with a carefully planned expansion of nuclear power is required. Our buildings, both existing and new ones, require changes in design and structure, by which energy efficiency can be improved substantially, writes Dr RK Pachauri.

  • Aug 25, 2009 23:52 ISTGeen patch

    A fluid situation

    The solution to the country’s water woes lies in managing the uses of water rather than focusing only on enhancement of supply, writes R.K. Pachauri.

  • Oct 05, 2009 22:39 ISTGreen Patch

    Lost in statistics

    Gross domestic product fails as a true measure of economic welfare. It’s time to come up with better measures of human progres, writes RK Pachauri.

  • Dec 03, 2009 20:35 ISTGreen patch

    Cold, necessary cuts

    Reducing meat consumption can bring down greenhouse gas emissions. Such lifestyle changes can make climate change mitigation work, writes RK Pachauri.