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Kroger Field in Kentucky was rewarded for its environmental performance and sustainable design

  Kroger Field in Kentucky was rewarded for its environmental performance and sustainable design
4:00pm - 17 October 2017

Kroger Field, the home of the Kentucky football team has been awarded the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Silver certification for its high environmental performance and its sustainable and innovative design.

North America, Sports, Sustainable Innovation In Sport

Progress on the 1.8GW Norfolk Vanguard Offshore Wind Farm

  Progress on the 1.8GW Norfolk Vanguard Offshore Wind Farm
12:17pm - 17 October 2017

Vattenfall, the Swedish power company that develops the 1.8GW giant offshore wind project announced the details of the progress being made in the mega-project, aimed to power more than 1.3 million UK households.

Europe, Carbon Reduction, Sustainable Energy, Sustainable Innovation Forum

Europe will be spending $112 billion on energy efficient building technologies in 2026

  Europe will be spending $112 billion on energy efficient building technologies in 2026
11:27am - 17 October 2017

Navigant Research published its new report “Market Data: Energy Efficient Buildings – Europe”, where it analysed the markets for energy efficient building technologies in Western and Eastern Europe and it found that the market is expected to grow from $83.5 billion in 2017 to $111.9 billion in 2026.

🎤CLIMATE INTERVIEWS
  Interview with Kari Kankaanpää, Senior Manager of Climate Affairs at Fortum

Interview with Kari Kankaanpää, Senior Manager of Climate Affairs at Fortum

Climate Action had the pleasure to talk with Kari Kankaanpää, Senior Manager of Climate Affairs at Fortum, the Helsinki based leading clean-energy company ahead of its participation at the 8th Sustainable Innovation Forum, taking place alongside COP23 in Bonn Germany, 13-14 November.

🎤PRESS RELEASES
  Poseidon brings value to nature through carbon blockchain technology

Poseidon brings value to nature through carbon blockchain technology

Finance, Tech. & Innovation

London and New York, 19 September 2017- Today, Laszlo Giricz announced the launch of a partnership to create a carbon currency that will revolutionise the way we value nature, using blockchain technology to access the carbon market.

🎤CLIMATE LEADER PAPERS
  Bertrand Piccard

Clean energy: the change is happening

by Bertrand Piccard
Solar Impulse
  Pablo Badenier Martinez

Strengthening climate action in Chile

by Pablo Badenier Martinez
  Dr. Barbara Hendricks

New country partnerships to enhance climate policy cooperation

by Dr. Barbara Hendricks
German Federal Ministry for Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety
  Dr Fatih Birol

Air quality and urbanisation – drivers of climate change

by Dr Fatih Birol
The International Energy Agency (IEA)
EDITOR'S PICKS
  Qantas Airways to operate biofuel flight from LA to Melbourne by 2020

Qantas Airways to operate biofuel flight from LA to Melbourne by 2020

North America, Oceania, Sustainable Energy, Transport, Sustainable Innovation Forum

Last Friday, Australian based Qantas Airways announced that its Los Angeles based aircraft will be powered by biofuel from 2020 onwards.

  Oxford to set up world’s first zero emissions zone

Oxford to set up world’s first zero emissions zone

Europe, Carbon Reduction, Policy, Smart Cities, Transport, Sustainable Innovation Forum

Oxford City Council and Oxfordshire County Council have jointly proposed the establishment of a Zero Emission Zone in Oxford City by banning petrol and diesel vehicles ban from parts of the city centre.

  UK released its long-awaited Green Growth Strategy setting out £2.5 billion in green investment

UK released its long-awaited Green Growth Strategy setting out £2.5 billion in green investment

The UK Government released its climate action masterplan on how to decarbonise all sectors of the UK economy starting from 2020 and on how to reduce its carbon emissions by 57 percent by 2032.

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