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India offers ‘Panchamrita’ Strategy at Glasgow

  Nov 13, 2021

India offers ‘Panchamrita’ Strategy at Glasgow

Q What is the context  ?

A PM Modi has proposed a five-fold strategy called the ‘Panchamrita’ for India to play its part in helping the world get closer to 1.5 degrees Celsius on the first day of the global climate meeting in Glasgow.

Q What is Panchamrita?

  1. Get its non-fossil energy capacity to 500 gigawatts by 2030
  2. Meet 50 per cent of its energy requirements till 2030 with renewable energy
  3. Reduce its projected carbon emission by one billion tonnes by 2030
  4. Reduce the carbon intensity of its economy by 45 per cent by 2030
  5. Achieve net zero by 2070

Q What are key takeaways of PM’s speech ?

A (a) Commitment for climate action

(b) Climate finance

(c) India’s track record