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  1. $14bn clean energy investment in India since 2013
    $14bn clean energy investment in India since 2013 29 Apr 2016

    India has attracted US$14bn over the last three financial years in renewable energy investments

    Asia,Policy,Sustainable Energy
  2. Gamesa to develop major wind farm in Brazil
    Gamesa to develop major wind farm in Brazil 29 Apr 2016

    Gamesa, the Spanish wind energy giant, will provide 136.5 MW of turbines for a wind farm in Bahia state, Brazil

    South America,Sustainable Energy
  3. Two German states hit 100% renewable electricity
    Two German states hit 100% renewable electricity 29 Apr 2016

    Mecklenburg-Vorpommern and Schleswig-Holstein generated more renewable power in 2015 than households and businesses in each state consumed.

    Europe,Sustainable Energy
  4. Alec Baldwin, Helen Clark call for forest protection and land rights
    Alec Baldwin, Helen Clark call for forest protection and land rights 28 Apr 2016

    Baldwin and Clark, who is the head of the UNDP, joined indigenous leaders from around the world to call for measures to protect forests and Indigenous communities

    Worldwide,Policy,Agriculture
  5. Seychelles, Gambia bring Paris Agreement signatures to 177
    Seychelles, Gambia bring Paris Agreement signatures to 177 28 Apr 2016

    The Seychelles and Gambia have signed the Paris Agreement on climate action, bringing the total number of signatories to 177

    Worldwide,Policy,Carbon Reduction,COP 21
  6. Canary Wharf launches solar power bus shelter
    Canary Wharf launches solar power bus shelter 28 Apr 2016

    A new bus shelter with a transparent solar photovoltaic layer has been introduced in the Canary Wharf business district in London

    Europe,Tech. & Innovation,Sustainable Energy,Smart Cities
  7. UN and Philippines using drones to help farmers tackle climate disasters
    UN and Philippines using drones to help farmers tackle climate disasters 28 Apr 2016

    The Philippines and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN are using unmanned drones to assess the risk of natural disasters to the country’s farmlands

    Asia,Tech. & Innovation,Agriculture
  8. San Diego to become largest US city to switch to 100% renewable energy
    San Diego to become largest US city to switch to 100% renewable energy 27 Apr 2016

    San Diego will be the largest city in the US to run on 100% clean energy after mayor Kevin Faulconer announced his support for a 2035 target

    North America,Tech. & Innovation,Policy,Sustainable Energy,Smart Cities,Transport,Carbon Reduction
  9. France to set price floor for carbon emissions
    France to set price floor for carbon emissions 27 Apr 2016

    France will unilaterally set a carbon price floor to reduce fossil fuel power generation and boost renewable energy

    Europe,Policy,Sustainable Energy,Carbon Reduction
  10. Saudi Arabia unveils plan to end oil “addiction”
    Saudi Arabia unveils plan to end oil “addiction” 27 Apr 2016

    The future king of Saudi Arabia unveiled ambitious plans on Monday to end the kingdom's "addiction" to oil and transform its economy

    Middle East,Policy,Carbon Reduction

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