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  1. Norway, UN sign $4.5m forestry monitoring deal for developing countries
    Norway, UN sign $4.5m forestry monitoring deal for developing countries 17 Apr 2015

    Norway and UNFAO sign $4.5m partnership deal to improve monitoring of forest resources and changes in developing nations

    Worldwide, Technology & Innovation, Policy, Carbon Reduction
  2. British government in court for emissions breaches
    British government in court for emissions breaches 17 Apr 2015

    Environmental law group ClientEarth has filed a lawsuit against the British government for breaching safe limits of nitrogen dioxide in 16 cities

    Europe, Policy, Transport, Carbon Reduction
  3. Leading CEO’s call for strong Paris climate deal
    Leading CEO’s call for strong Paris climate deal 17 Apr 2015

    Business leaders from more than forty global companies have urged negotiators to agree historic deal at the COP21 UN meeting in December

    Worldwide, Policy, Sustainable Energy, Carbon Reduction
  4. President Obama’s climate plan facing court challenges
    President Obama’s climate plan facing court challenges 16 Apr 2015

    President Barack Obama’s climate action plan is facing a legal challenge from critics who want to put an end to the ambitious programme

    North America, Policy, Carbon Reduction
  5. UN chief calls for $100bn to reach sustainable energy targets
    UN chief calls for $100bn to reach sustainable energy targets 16 Apr 2015

    Ban Ki-moon calls on business leaders to scale up investment in low-carbon growth to meet a $100 billion a year pledge from wealthy nations to support climate action in developing countries

    Worldwide, Finance, Sustainable Energy
  6. Paris to become ‘cycling capital of the world’ with €150m scheme
    Paris to become ‘cycling capital of the world’ with €150m scheme 15 Apr 2015

    Paris is planning to become the “cycling capital of the world” and will invest €150 million to double the number of cycle paths in the city and address pollution concerns

    Europe, Policy, Smart Cities, Transport
  7. Vancouver sets 100% clean energy target
    Vancouver sets 100% clean energy target 15 Apr 2015

    Vancouver becomes the first city in Canada to commit to a 100 per cent renewable energy target to power the electricity sector

    North America, Policy, Sustainable Energy
  8. Dutch government sued for inaction on climate change
    Dutch government sued for inaction on climate change 14 Apr 2015

    Urgenda Foundation and 900 co-plaintiffs bring groundbreaking lawsuit for not taking sufficient measures to reduce emissions

    Europe, Policy, Carbon Reduction
  9. World Bank chief calls for carbon tax and end to fossil fuel subsidies
    World Bank chief calls for carbon tax and end to fossil fuel subsidies 14 Apr 2015

    Jim Yong Kim has said that developing nations are feeling the brunt of climate change and carbon reforms are needed

    Worldwide, Finance, Carbon Reduction
  10. China and U.S. hold landmark clean tech meeting
    China and U.S. hold landmark clean tech meeting 14 Apr 2015

    Chinese Premier Li Keqiang met with a U.S. official trade mission in Beijing on Monday and called for stronger cooperation on renewable energy

    Asia, North America, Technology & Innovation, Policy, Sustainable Energy

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