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UK launches first research programme on greenhouse gas removal

  UK launches first research programme on greenhouse gas removal
4:35pm - 26 April 2017

The UK has launched a £8.6 million national research programme to investigate how to remove greenhouse gases from the atmosphere, the first of its kind

Europe, Carbon Reduction, COP 23, Tech. & Innovation

Leading businesses appeal to EU to strengthen renewables target

  Leading businesses appeal to EU to strengthen renewables target
1:31pm - 26 April 2017

The Corporate Leaders Group has called on the European Union (EU) to establish a more ambitious 2030 renewable energy target

Europe, COP 23, Policy, Sustainable Energy

Indian space agency develops app to chart solar potential

  Indian space agency develops app to chart solar potential
10:25am - 26 April 2017

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has developed an android app for computing the solar energy potential of a given location in any part of the country

Asia, Sustainable Energy, Tech. & Innovation
🎤CLIMATE INTERVIEWS
  Interview with Dirk Forrister, CEO and President of IETA

Interview with Dirk Forrister, CEO and President of IETA

Worldwide, Carbon Reduction, COP 23, Finance

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

🎤PRESS RELEASES
  Unlocking private capital for low carbon projects: the next steps

Unlocking private capital for low carbon projects: the next steps

Worldwide, Finance, Tech. & Innovation

The latest Climate Action webinar, held ahead of the Innovate4Climate event discussed the latest progress on scaling low carbon projects

🎤CLIMATE LEADER PAPERS
  José Graziano da Silva

Transforming agriculture to address climate change

by José Graziano da Silva
The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)
  Younghoon David Kim

The energy sector’s grand transition

by Younghoon David Kim
The World Energy Council
  Mafalda Duarte

Climate finance for emerging countries

by Mafalda Duarte
Climate Investment Funds
EDITOR'S PICKS
  Renewables can reduce CO2 emissions by 70% by 2050

Renewables can reduce CO2 emissions by 70% by 2050

Worldwide, Carbon Reduction, Finance, Policy, Sustainable Energy

Global carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from the energy sector can be reduced by 70 per cent by 2050 and completely phased-out by 2060 with a net positive economic outlook – according to new findings

  Interview with Erik Solheim, Head of UN Environment

Interview with Erik Solheim, Head of UN Environment

Africa, Europe, Worldwide, COP 22, COP 23, Policy

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

Transformational shifts to protect global commons

North America, Worldwide, Agriculture, Carbon Reduction, Finance, Policy, Tech. & Innovation

By Andrew Steer, President and CEO, World Resources Institute

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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