According to MSN News today, the southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh had an electrifying night this week after officials reportedly recorded 36,749 lightning strikes in just 13 hours. The extreme electrical activity lashed the coastal state on Tuesday and claimed nine lives, including that of a nine-year-old girl, the BBC reports.
In case if uniformly distributed, it will be like average of 2827 hourly which means 47.114 lightnings per minute.
Islands and coastal areas close to sea level are geographically vulnerable though no fault of their own. We are facing some unexpected weather trend here in Nepal as well that directly affect farmers routine.
Excluding other greenhouse gases as a result of fuel combustion, only 20 countries account for 79 % of the world total CO2 emission. Rest of the world share 21%.
According to most recent data, 20 countries that emitted the most carbon dioxide in 2015 are shown below
It’s time to be responsible and save future generation !
Data From: UCSUSA