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  1. Denmark targets 100% renewable electricity by 2050
    Denmark targets 100% renewable electricity by 2050 28 Jul 2016

    Currently, 40 per cent of Denmark’s electricity comes from wind, and the country’s target is to reach 50 per cent by 2020 and 100 per cent renewables by 2050

    Europe,Policy,Sustainable Energy,Carbon Reduction
  2. Rio reveals sustainable Olympic medals
    Rio reveals sustainable Olympic medals 28 Jul 2016

    Rio 2016 and the Brazilian Mint have shown their commitment to the environment by using sustainable resources in the Olympic Games’ medals.

    South America,Worldwide,Policy,Sustainable Energy,Sustainable Innovation In Sport,Sports
  3. Green finance in G20 agenda for the first time
    Green finance in G20 agenda for the first time 27 Jul 2016

    A G20 meeting gathered Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors on July 23-24 in Chengdu, China, and concluded on a Communiqué affirming the focus of the G20 Green Finance Study Group (GFSG) on green finance

    Asia,Worldwide,Finance,Policy
  4. Greenpeace campaign reduces Amazon deforestation by 86%
    Greenpeace campaign reduces Amazon deforestation by 86% 27 Jul 2016

    Amazon deforestation due to soy production has fallen 86 per cent in the last decade as a result of Greenpeace’s Soy Moratorium.

    South America,Policy,Agriculture,Carbon Reduction
  5. North Sea offshore wind prices 30% lower than nuclear
    North Sea offshore wind prices 30% lower than nuclear 27 Jul 2016

    In the North Sea, the cost of offshore wind power is 30 per cent lower than that of new nuclear thanks to the rise of mass production as well as a reduced maintenance and falling oil and steel prices

    Europe,Tech. & Innovation,Sustainable Energy,Carbon Reduction
  6. EPA to launch plane pollution regulations
    EPA to launch plane pollution regulations 26 Jul 2016

    New regulations on pollution from commercial airlines were announced by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Monday

    North America,Policy,Transport,Carbon Reduction
  7. New London Mayor targets clean energy tube network
    New London Mayor targets clean energy tube network 26 Jul 2016

    Mayor Sadiq Khan, is in the process of securing a licence to provide “clean energy” for London tube stations.

    Europe,Policy,Transport,Carbon Reduction
  8. Solar plane completes historic global circuit
    Solar plane completes historic global circuit 26 Jul 2016

    The experimental zero-fuel aircraft, Solar Impulse 2, has completed the final leg of its global circumnavigation attempt.

    Middle East,Worldwide,Tech. & Innovation,Sustainable Energy,Transport
  9. African Environment Ministers meet to prepare COP22
    African Environment Ministers meet to prepare COP22 26 Jul 2016

    Environment Ministers from Gabon, Niger, and Namibia in Cairo met at the African Ministers Conference on the Environment (AMCEN) on Sunday to prepare for the COP22 United Nations climate summit

    Africa,Middle East,Policy,Carbon Reduction,COP 22
  10. Google and UN launch new online platform for climate action
    Google and UN launch new online platform for climate action 25 Jul 2016

    The United Nations has unveiled new software, developed in partnership with Google, to help tackle climate change, deforestation and food production issues

    Worldwide,Tech. & Innovation,Agriculture,Carbon Reduction

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