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ACWA Power set to win major solar projects in Morocco

  ACWA Power set to win major solar projects in Morocco
5:54pm - 31 May 2016

ACWA Power is one of three developers that placed the lowest bids for a large-scale solar photovoltaic complex in Morocco

Africa, Middle East, COP22, Sustainable Energy

New York to cut emissions by 100%

  New York to cut emissions by 100%
3:19pm - 31 May 2016

Officials in New York state have introduced a bill aimed to support Governor Cuomo’s climate targets, including a 100% reduction in GHG emissions by 2050

North America, Carbon Reduction, Policy

100 Resilient Cities initiative reaches members target

  100 Resilient Cities initiative reaches members target
12:59pm - 31 May 2016

The Rockefeller Foundation’s initiative reached its target last week of securing 100 member cities within three years of being created

Worldwide, Carbon Reduction, Policy, Smart Cities, Transport
🎤CLIMATE INTERVIEWS
  The Green Games: Tokyo 2020

The Green Games: Tokyo 2020

Smart Cities

President of the Japanese Olympic Committee, Tsunekazu Takeda, discusses how sustainability will be a key factor at the 2020 Olympic Games and outlines his vision for the future of the Olympic movement

🎤PRESS RELEASES
  EIB President’s visit to China to strengthen partnership and increase climate engagement

EIB President’s visit to China to strengthen partnership and increase climate engagement

Asia, Europe, Finance, Policy, Sustainable Energy

Werner Hoyer, President of the European Investment Bank, the world’s largest internationally owned public bank, will this week lead a high-level delegation on an official visit to China

🎤CLIMATE LEADER PAPERS
  Tine Sundtoft

Giving living forests an economic value

by Tine Sundtoft
Ministry of Climate and Environment, Norway
  Adnan Z Amin

Renewable energy on islands: a pathway to prosperity

by Adnan Z Amin
International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)
  Dr Neil Hawkins

Breakthrough Collaborations: The Human Element at Work

by Dr Neil Hawkins
The Dow Chemical Company
EDITOR'S PICKS
  Ban Ki-moon to appoint new head of UN Environment Programme

Ban Ki-moon to appoint new head of UN Environment Programme

Worldwide, Policy

UN Secretary-General is set to appoint Erik Solheim of Norway as the new Executive Director of UNEP

  Kiira Motors CEO, Paul Isaac Musasizi, on Africa’s first solar powered bus

Kiira Motors CEO, Paul Isaac Musasizi, on Africa’s first solar powered bus

Africa, Smart Cities, Sustainable Energy, Tech. & Innovation, Transport

Interview with Kiira Motors CEO on how his company has been developing Africa’s first solar powered bus

  Decarbonisation – the time is now

Decarbonisation – the time is now

Worldwide, Carbon Reduction, COP 21, Policy, Sustainable Energy

Barbara Hendricks, Federal Environment Minister, Germany

CLIMATE ACTION UNEP PUBLICATION

Climate Action and UNEP have launched the ninth edition of Climate Action for COP21 - read and download the new edition here

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