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  1. New carbon scheme in South Korea unlikely to achieve targets
    New carbon scheme in South Korea unlikely to achieve targets 6 Nov 2014

    New carbon trading scheme in South Korea will launch on 1 January 2015 but is unlikely to deliver the country’s emissions reduction targets

    Asia, Finance, Policy, Carbon Reduction
  2. Green buildings market grows to $260bn
    Green buildings market grows to $260bn 6 Nov 2014

    Construction of green buildings rose to 325 million m2 of new floor space in 2013, representing a US$260 billion market, according to Lux Research

    Smart Cities, Worldwide
  3. Solar tracker market to reach $2bn by 2020
    Solar tracker market to reach $2bn by 2020 6 Nov 2014

    Global solar tracker market is expected to reach US$2.14 billion by 2020, according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc

    Worldwide, Sustainable Energy
  4. EBRD launches €200m clean energy facility in Poland
    EBRD launches €200m clean energy facility in Poland 5 Nov 2014

    European Bank for Reconstruction and Development launches Sustainable Energy Financing Facility to decrease carbon emissions through targeted investments and lowering energy bills

    Europe, Finance, Carbon Reduction
  5. Major new tidal energy project set for South Korea
    Major new tidal energy project set for South Korea 5 Nov 2014

    Dutch company Tocardo Tidal Turbines and South Korean energy company Ekornergy to deliver 28MW £182m project in Mokpo Jeonnam region

    Asia, Sustainable Energy
  6. UK green bank commits £33m to waste-to-energy plant
    UK green bank commits £33m to waste-to-energy plant 4 Nov 2014

    UK Green Investment Bank support new site in Allerton, Yorkshire that will produce around 200 GWh of electricity from a waste-to-energy plant and 8GWh of power from an anaerobic digestor

    Europe, Sustainable Energy
  7. Germany invests in Indonesian hydro power project
    Germany invests in Indonesian hydro power project 4 Nov 2014

    German Ambassador authorises to lend €175m to Indonesian hydro power project

    Asia, Finance, Technology & Innovation, Carbon Reduction
  8. New wind test site secured by EDF Energy Renewables
    New wind test site secured by EDF Energy Renewables 3 Nov 2014

    EDF to develop the Blyth Offshore Wind Demonstration site in the UK to test new turbines

    Europe, Technology & Innovation, Carbon Reduction
  9. IPCC report calls for fossil fuels to be phased out by 2100
    IPCC report calls for fossil fuels to be phased out by 2100 3 Nov 2014

    Unrestricted use of fossil fuels must be phased out by 2100 if dangerous climate change is to be avoided, according to the UN-backed Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

    Worldwide, Policy, Sustainable Energy, Carbon Reduction
  10. Levi’s, Marks & Spencer join zero deforestation campaign
    Levi’s, Marks & Spencer join zero deforestation campaign 3 Nov 2014

    25 major retailers, designers and brands have joined a deforestation-free initiative

    Worldwide, Agriculture, Carbon Reduction

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