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Science-based targets to achieve Paris Agreement targets

  Science-based targets to achieve Paris Agreement targets
12:25pm - 23 August 2016

Following the Paris COP21 agreement last year, 175 countries have signed the Climate Deal with the target of limiting global warming to less than 2 degrees C

Worldwide, Carbon Reduction, COP 21

21% increase in electric car sales in 2016

  21% increase in electric car sales in 2016
1:19pm - 22 August 2016

A total of 91, 300 electric vehicles were sold in Europe in the first six months of 2016 – a 21 per cent year on year increase.

Carbon Reduction, Sustainable Energy, Transport

Sustainability at the heart of 2020 Tokyo Games

  Sustainability at the heart of 2020 Tokyo Games
12:19pm - 22 August 2016

Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike declared this weekend that sustainability will be a key objective of the Tokyo Olympics 2020

Asia, Worldwide, Sports
🎤CLIMATE INTERVIEWS
  Interview with Yoshioka Tatsuya: Co-founder and Director of Peace Boat

Interview with Yoshioka Tatsuya: Co-founder and Director of Peace Boat

Asia, Carbon Reduction, Sustainable Energy, Tech. & Innovation, Transport

Climate Action spoke with the Co-founder and Director of Peace Boat - a Japan-based international NGO that works to promote peace, human rights, equal and sustainable development and respect for the environment.

🎤PRESS RELEASES
  Vattenfall acquires German wind development project

Vattenfall acquires German wind development project

Europe, Sustainable Energy

Vattenfall has acquired a wind development project consisting of up to 79 turbines in the German North Sea.

🎤CLIMATE LEADER PAPERS
  Bertrand Piccard

Clean energy: the change is happening

by Bertrand Piccard
Solar Impulse
  David Pitt-Watson

Finding the Clean Trillion

by David Pitt-Watson
UN Environment Programme Finance Initiative (UNEP FI)
EDITOR'S PICKS
  Electric motorcycle to depart on world tour

Electric motorcycle to depart on world tour

Europe, Worldwide, Carbon Reduction, Tech. & Innovation, Transport

Netherlands-based Storm Eindhoven are preparing to depart on an 80-day world tour with their zero-emission electric motorcycle, the STORM Wave.

  Interview with David McLagan - Ecoffee Cup Founder & CEO

Interview with David McLagan - Ecoffee Cup Founder & CEO

Europe, Worldwide, Agriculture, Carbon Reduction, Sustainable Energy, Tech. & Innovation

Climate Action spoke with David McLagan, Founder and CEO of Ecoffee Cup: a brand of reusable takeaway coffee cup made with naturally organic, biodegradable bamboo fibre and non-GMO corn starch.

  Clean energy: the change is happening

Clean energy: the change is happening

Worldwide, Sustainable Energy, Tech. & Innovation, Transport

Bertrand Piccard, Initiator, Chairman and Pilot, Solar Impulse

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