London’s iconic double-decker buses are going green

3:49pm - 20 June 2018

The Mayor of London has ordered a fleet of 68 new zero-emission buses to tackle air pollution in the UK capital.

Europe, Transport

Huge change in energy investment needed to meet climate targets

1:28pm - 20 June 2018

Investment in clean energy must increase by up to 50 percent in some economies to limit global temperatures to 1.5 degrees Celsius.

Worldwide, COP24, Finance

Hannover Re to exclude coal from future investments

11:32am - 20 June 2018

One of the world’s largest reinsurance companies has taken steps to exclude coal from its future investments.

Worldwide, Finance

C&A commits €1.29 million to circular economy projects

9:58am - 20 June 2018

The C&A Foundation will fund five initiatives to advance the circular economy within the fashion industry.

Worldwide, Tech. & Innovation

‘Urgent action’ needed to boost renewable heat and transport

4:12pm - 19 June 2018

A new report has highlighted the continued dominance of renewable power to the detriment of other clean energy sectors, which seriously lag behind.

Worldwide, Carbon Reduction, COP24, Transport

‘Going big on renewable energy’: AT&T signs new 300 megawatt power deal

12:23pm - 19 June 2018

AT&T has added to its growing renewables portfolio with a deal to buy 300 megawatts of wind power.

North America, Carbon Reduction, Sustainable Energy
  The fossil fuel “engagement vs divestment” debate at Harvard’s endowment fund

The fossil fuel “engagement vs divestment” debate at Harvard’s endowment fund


Climate Action spoke to Kate Murtagh, Chief Compliance Officer and Managing Director, Sustainable Investment at the Harvard Management Company about Harvard’s sustainable investment and engagement strategies.


EU sets new 32% renewable energy target for 2030

Europe, Sustainable Energy

The EU has approved a new goal to increase its ambitions on renewable energy over the next decade.


Renault to commit €1 billion in boosting electric vehicle capacity

Europe, Transport

Renault Group has announced a major investment in the production of electric vehicles in France.


Samsung Electronics commits to 100% renewable energy

Worldwide, Sustainable Energy

Samsung has become the latest international company to take the significant step towards obtaining 100 percent of its energy from clean sources.


Recycling can provide 70% of the UK’s demand for plastic

Europe, Policy, Tech. & Innovation

A new report from Green Alliance has found the untapped opportunities for the UK to source most of its plastic demand from recycling.


‘Truly circular’: IKEA commits to using only renewable or recycled materials by 2030

Europe, Carbon Reduction, Tech. & Innovation

IKEA has added to its rich array of sustainability pledges by planning to become a truly circular business by 2030.