Author: Beth Walker

Why India and China are driving the global green shift

In his new book, John Mathews argues that the two powers are destroying the fossil fuel status quo. China has moved away from dependence on fossil fuels and has shifted instead to renewables and India is following closely behind

The green shift is grounded in the realities of manufacturing and the industrialisation processes that are underway in China and India…Read More

Glacier floods a growing threat across the third pole

Melting glaciers and warmer temperatures have expanded glacier lakes across the region, increasing the risks of catastrophic floods downstream

The number of glacier lakes on the Tibetan plateau and surrounding mountain ranges has grown significantly over the past three decades because of melting glaciers, a new study has revealed, warning of the growing risk of catastrophic floods downstream. The Hindu Kush…Read more