But environmentalist RPGupta told reporters that announcing net zero was not a solution to the climate crisis.
“It’s very important to know how much carbon you need to put in the atmosphere before the net zero can be reached.”
The United States, Britain and the European Union They have set a target of zero zero by 2050, during which time they will emit only greenhouse gases that can be absorbed by forest, crops, soil and embryos. Technology.
Both China and Saudi Arabia have set 2060 goals, but critics say they are meaningless if they do not take concrete steps now.
The Indian government estimates that between now and the Middle Ages, the United States will release 92 gigabytes of carbon into the atmosphere and 62 gigabytes in the European Union. He added that China would dramatically increase its net target of 450 gigabytes to zero.
Representatives from nearly 200 countries will meet in Glasgow, Scotland, from October 31 to November. A.D. Climate talks to strengthen action to tackle global warming at the 2015 Paris Agreement.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is attending the conference, officials said, adding that the country is serious about climate change. Chinese President Xi Jinping is not expected.
As they work towards net zero, countries are expected to announce new and intensified medium targets to reduce emissions.
India’s Minister of Environment Bupendra Yadav She is on track to achieve the goals set at the 2015 Paris Conference and has opened the door for them to improve. “All the options are on the table,” he said.
India By 2030, it is set to decrease by 33% -35% by 2005 levels by 33% -35%, and by 2016 by 24%.
Some environmentalists say India could consider reducing emissions by up to 40 percent financially and with new technologies.
Yadav said the success of the Glasgow conference is a testament to the extent to which developing countries have invested in climate finance to reduce emissions.