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  1. Unilever named top sustainable food and beverage firm
    Unilever named top sustainable food and beverage firm 7 Apr 2015

    Unilever has been named the most sustainable food and beverage company, ranking high on employees and the climate

    Worldwide, Technology & Innovation, Sustainable Energy, Agriculture, Carbon Reduction
  2. Japan could triple clean energy generation by 2030
    Japan could triple clean energy generation by 2030 7 Apr 2015

    Japan has the potential to triple the amount of electricity it gets from renewable sources by 2030, according to a new study from the Ministry of Environment

    Asia, Sustainable Energy
  3. EU emissions fall record 5% in 2014
    EU emissions fall record 5% in 2014 2 Apr 2015

    Greenhouse gas emissions covered by the European Union's carbon trading platform fell by nearly five per cent in 2014 despite a 1.3 per cent growth in GDP, according to new figures released on Wednesdsay

    Europe, Policy, Carbon Reduction
  4. India to meet UN climate deadline
    India to meet UN climate deadline 2 Apr 2015

    India is set to submit its plans to combat climate change, including measures to cut carbon emissions and air pollution, in September

    Asia, Policy, Carbon Reduction
  5. Indonesia extends deforestation deal
    Indonesia extends deforestation deal 2 Apr 2015

    Indonesia, home to the world’s third-largest tropical forests and a major palm oil producer, will extend a ban on forest clearing, according to a government announcement on Wednesday

    Asia, Policy, Carbon Reduction
  6. Paris cuts cars by 50% after pollution emergency
    Paris cuts cars by 50% after pollution emergency 2 Apr 2015

    The number of cars permitted on the streets of Paris will be reduced by half as of Monday in an effort to combat a “pollution emergency”, according to an announcement from the mayor on Saturday

    Europe, Transport, Carbon Reduction
  7. California leading U.S. on solar
    California leading U.S. on solar 1 Apr 2015

    California added the most new solar power capacity of any U.S. state in 2014 and was the first state to get more than 5 per cent of its annual electricity generation from large-scale solar projects

    Sustainable Energy, North America
  8. Germany’s emissions fall for first time in three years
    Germany’s emissions fall for first time in three years 1 Apr 2015

    Germany’s carbon emissions have fallen for the first time in three years as the country's switch to clean energy makes an impact

    Europe, Policy, Sustainable Energy, Carbon Reduction
  9. US makes key climate pledge to UN
    US makes key climate pledge to UN 1 Apr 2015

    The United States has pledged to cut its carbon emissions 26-28 per cent by 2025 as it submitted climate change pledges to the United Nations

    Worldwide, Policy, Carbon Reduction
  10. UNEP: global renewables investment hits $270bn in 2014
    UNEP: global renewables investment hits $270bn in 2014 31 Mar 2015

    Global clean energy investments grew 17 per cent in 2014 and reached $270bn, according to new research from the United Nations

    Worldwide, Finance, Sustainable Energy

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