36 US cities have now committed to 100% renewables

36 US cities have now committed to 100% renewables

North America, COP 23, Policy, Smart Cities, Sustainable Energy

The cities of Sarasota in Florida, and Columbia in South Carolina, have committed to transition to 100 per cent renewable energy, according to the Sierra Club

  $7.4 trillion to be invested in renewables by 2040

$7.4 trillion to be invested in renewables by 2040

Worldwide, COP 23, Finance, Sustainable Energy

According to BNEF’s New Energy Outlook 2017, $10.2 trillion will be invested in new power generation capacity by 2040, of which nearly three-quarters will be in renewables

Climate Videos
📄Climate Leader Papers

Air Cycle set the bar high

Valerio Maria Speziali, CEO of the MIRAI INTEX SAGL, discusses innovative solutions providing refrigeration and air conditioning without an ecological footprint.  

Europe, Carbon Reduction, COP 22, COP 23, Sustainable Energy, Tech. & Innovation

The role of forestry and agriculture in mitigating climate change

Peter Holmgren, Director General of the Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR), explores the fundamental role of forestry, agriculture and landscapes in mitigating climate change. 

Agriculture, Carbon Reduction, COP 21, COP 22, COP 23, Finance
🎤Climate Interviews

Climate Action caught up with Dirk Forrister, CEO and President of the International Emissions Trading Association (IETA), on the future of carbon markets and their key role in the upcoming Innovate4Climate week

Worldwide, Carbon Reduction, COP 23, Finance

Climate Action is delighted to feature an exclusive interview with Erik Solheim, the newly elected Head of UN Environment.

Africa, Europe, Worldwide, COP 22, COP 23, Policy
🎤Feature Event
  Sustainable Investment Forum

Sustainable Investment Forum

North America, Tech. & Innovation

The Sustainable Investment Forum is back for its second edition on 19 September 2017 during Climate Week NYC.


Building on the success of the 2016 edition, the Forum will welcome over 350 attendees representing asset owners and managers, commercial banks, development banks, private venture capital, technology developers, Mayors and national policy makers. A dynamic mix of discussion panels, insight presentations and enhanced networking opportunities will build knowledge and foster collaboration on how best to implement low carbon solutions for the Paris Agreement.


Last year’s event sold out, so preregister your place to secure your place and receive exclusive news and Forum updates!


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Climate Action and UNEP are delighted to present the 10th anniversary edition of the official Climate Action report for COP22, Marrakech, Morocco.