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  Scotland continues R&D investment to cut down costs for offshore wind

Scotland continues R&D investment to cut down costs for offshore wind

Europe, COP 23, Finance, Policy, Sustainable Energy, Tech. & Innovation, Sustainable Innovation Forum, Sustainable Investment Forum

The Scottish Government announced a further £1.5m in the Carbon Trust’s Offshore Wind Accelerator (OWA) department mainly aiming to reduce costs in the offshore wind industry and explore further wind offshore opportunities for the country.

  China is about to launch the biggest national Carbon Trading Scheme in the world

China is about to launch the biggest national Carbon Trading Scheme in the world

Asia, Carbon Reduction, COP 23, Finance, Policy, Sustainable Energy, Sustainable Innovation Forum, Sustainable Investment Forum

China aims to become a global leader in climate action by setting up the biggest Carbon Trading Scheme (CTS) worldwide as an attempt to meet 2030 peak emissions target.

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  Interview with Philip Glynn, President of Travois at SInv16

Interview with Philip Glynn, President of Travois at SInv16

Climate Leader Interviews, Finance

Climate Action talked to Philip Glynn, President of Travois at the Sustainable Investment Forum 2016 in New York.

📄Climate Leader Papers

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

Transforming agriculture to address climate change

José Graziano da Silva, Director-General, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, asserts that the path to sustainable food and agriculture depends on turning climate commitments into action now.

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

Climate Action caught up with California State Controller Betty T. Yee on scaling up low carbon investment and her participation in the Sustainable Investment Forum, on 19 September in New York

North America, Finance, Policy, Sustainable Energy

Climate Action recently spoke to William Cannon, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Environment & Infrastructure Group, Sumitomo Corporation of Americas – partner of the upcoming Sustainable Investment Forum on 19th September in New York.

North America, Carbon Reduction, Finance, Sustainable Energy
🎤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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OUT NOW: CLIMATE ACTION 2016-17

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

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