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India to achieve net-zero carbon emissions by 2070

 

  • India will achieve net-zero carbon emissions by 2070 and reduce one billion tonnes of carbon emissions from the total projected emissions by 2030. 
  • The country will bring down the carbon intensity of its economy by more than 45% by 2030. 
  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi said, India will bring its non-fossil energy capacity to 500 GW by 2030 and it will fulfill 50% of its energy requirement through renewable energy by 2030.