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  1. France committed to securing legally binding climate agreement
    France committed to securing legally binding climate agreement 1 Sep 2014

    The French government has re-affirmed its commitment to helping the international community finalise a "legally binding" climate change agreement at the United Nations’ summit in Paris in 2015

    Europe, Worldwide, Policy
  2. Samoa PM launches Masdar funded wind farm
    Samoa PM launches Masdar funded wind farm 29 Aug 2014

    The Prime Minister of Samoa launched the South Pacific states first wind farm on Friday and the project is expected to reduce energy costs and improve climate change adaptation and mitigation capabilities in the region

    Oceania, Middle East, Sustainable Energy
  3. WWF guide for sustainable banking in Singapore
    WWF guide for sustainable banking in Singapore 29 Aug 2014

    The World Wide Fund for Nature has launched a new guide to assist banks in Singapore implement environmental, social and governance (ESG) practice

    Asia, Finance
  4. Chile to introduce major new climate laws
    Chile to introduce major new climate laws 29 Aug 2014

    Climate legislation across Latin America is set for another significant step forward with the government in Chile preparing to introduce the country's first carbon tax

    South America, Policy, Sustainable Energy, Carbon Reduction
  5. HP to offer Avaya’s unified communications solutions in new partnership
    HP to offer Avaya’s unified communications solutions in new partnership 28 Aug 2014

    A new partnership between Avaya and Hewlett-Packard will see HP offer Avaya's energy efficient communications solutions as part of its HP Helion cloud services suite

    Technology & Innovation, Worldwide
  6. Wireless hybrid buses to go on trial in London
    Wireless hybrid buses to go on trial in London 28 Aug 2014

    Transport for London (TfL) has launched a new trial to test four specially designed hybrid buses capable of wirelessly charging their batteries, according to an announcement on Wednesday

    Europe, Transport
  7. Modi and Clegg meet in India to discuss clean energy collaboration
    Modi and Clegg meet in India to discuss clean energy collaboration 28 Aug 2014

    India’s new Prime Minister Narendra Modi and British Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg met in India on Monday and discussed collaboration between the two countries on renewable energy generation and emissions reduction

    Asia, Europe, Policy, Sustainable Energy
  8. ‘3for2’ concept in Singapore signals new phase in green building
    ‘3for2’ concept in Singapore signals new phase in green building 28 Aug 2014

    A new building concept is being developed and implemented in Singapore which could see offices consume 40 per cent less energy than the national average and lead to significantly improved energy efficiency in the region

    Asia, Technology & Innovation, Smart Cities
  9. South Africa intervenes in energy deals to help meet emissions reduction targets
    South Africa intervenes in energy deals to help meet emissions reduction targets 27 Aug 2014

    South African Minister of Energy Tina Joemat-Pettersson will address weaknesses in the commissioning process of renewable energy projects to help and reach the country's emissions reduction targets

    South America, Policy, Sustainable Energy
  10. China considering $16bn EV funding
    China considering $16bn EV funding 27 Aug 2014

    Government officials in China are considering committing as much as 100 billion yuan (US$16 billion) in funding for electric vehicle (EV) charging facilities in a bid to boost demand for clean cars

    Asia, Finance, Policy, Transport

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