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  1. Philippines Green City Project to attract Taiwan investment
    Philippines Green City Project to attract Taiwan investment 13 Oct 2014

    The Bases Conversion and Development Authority project is aiming to promote economic growth and sustainable development

    Asia, Agriculture, Smart Cities
  2. Google to test flying wind turbines in Hawaii
    Google to test flying wind turbines in Hawaii 13 Oct 2014

    Tech giant is looking to start a pilot project to test a flying wind turbine design that could revolutionise the wind energy sector

    North America, Technology & Innovation, Sustainable Energy
  3. Lego to end Shell deal after Greenpeace anti-Artic drilling campaign
    Lego to end Shell deal after Greenpeace anti-Artic drilling campaign 9 Oct 2014

    Lego will end its partnership with Shell that dates back to the 1960s after coming under sustained pressure from Greenpeace to end the association

    Europe, North America, Arctic, Policy, Sustainable Energy
  4. WBCSD, UNGC, GRI alliance to boost Sustainable Development Goals
    WBCSD, UNGC, GRI alliance to boost Sustainable Development Goals 9 Oct 2014

    World Business Council for Sustainable Development, the United Nations Global Compact and the Global Reporting Initiative have formed a partnership to mobilise the private sector and help achieve the SDGs

    Worldwide, Finance, Policy
  5. IDB loans to support wind energy projects in Peru
    IDB loans to support wind energy projects in Peru 9 Oct 2014

    Inter-American Development Bank has approved loans for Marcona and Tres Hermanas wind farm projects in Peru that will add of 132 MW to national grid

    South America, Finance, Sustainable Energy
  6. UNEP COP20 report to include ministers from Brazil, Chile, Colombia, and Peru
    UNEP COP20 report to include ministers from Brazil, Chile, Colombia, and Peru 8 Oct 2014

    The annual Climate Action report, supported by UNEP, will be launched at COP20 in Lima in December with ministers of environment, heads of key UN bodies and leaders of the world’s top NGO’s confirmed to participate

    Worldwide, Finance, Technology & Innovation, Policy, Sustainable Energy, Agriculture, Smart Cities, Transport, Carbon Reduction
  7. Energy-efficient LED inventors win Nobel prize
    Energy-efficient LED inventors win Nobel prize 8 Oct 2014

    An American and two Japanese scientists won the 2014 Nobel Prize for Physics on Tuesday for inventing an environmentally friendly light source, leading to the creation of modern LED light bulbs

    Worldwide, Technology & Innovation
  8. EIB lending €22m for energy efficient family housing in Bucharest
    EIB lending €22m for energy efficient family housing in Bucharest 8 Oct 2014

    European Investment Bank investment for refurbishment programme for multi-family housing in the Romanian capital

    Europe, Finance, Smart Cities
  9. Clean vehicle sales up 50 per cent in 2014
    Clean vehicle sales up 50 per cent in 2014 7 Oct 2014

    Research from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders shows 9,955 AFVs were registered in September, a 56 per cent increase on the same period last year

    Worldwide, Technology & Innovation, Smart Cities
  10. China, Japan lead solar power investment
    China, Japan lead solar power investment 7 Oct 2014

    Report from Bloomberg New Energy Finance suggests that strong Chinese and Japanese solar markets have boosted clean energy investments during the third quarter of 2014

    Asia, Sustainable Energy

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