The power market of the Indian Energy Exchange (IEX) has
achieved a high level of 8,248.52 MU (million units) in March 2021. This is a
testimony to the steady growth of India's energy sector.
Topic: Shifting gender dynamics in India
NITI Aayog has planned to launch for the first time in India,
Online Dispute Resolution (ODR) handbook for resolution of disputes outside the
ODR will be launched in association with Agami and Omidyar
Network India and with the support of ICICI Bank, Ashoka Innovators for the
Public, Trilegal, Dalberg, Dvara, NIPFP.
The US President’s Special Envoy on Climate is at present on
a three-day visit to India trying to renew a climate change partnership that was
put on hold during the Donald Trump administration.
From the beginning of 2021, series of forest fires were seen
in wildlife sanctuaries in Himachal Pradesh, Nagaland-Manipur border, Odisha,
Madhya Pradesh, and Gujarat.
Project RE-HAB (Reducing Elephant Human Attacks using Bees)
has been started at Nagarhole National Park in Kodagu district of Karnataka.
Topic: Climate Change - Developed Nations Need to Step up