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  1. Business Leaders Gather at Paris Climate Week to Discuss Sustainable Innovation
    Business Leaders Gather at Paris Climate Week to Discuss Sustainable Innovation 5 May 2015

    2015 is a pivotal year for sustainability. COP21 represents the last opportunity to strike a legally binding, global agreement on climate change, which will ultimately underpin the success of the Sustainable Development Goals in delivering equitable global development.

    Europe, Featured, Editor's Picks, Smart Cities
  2. Valuing the earth’s oceans at $24 Trillion is likely a huge understatement
    Valuing the earth’s oceans at $24 Trillion is likely a huge understatement 6 May 2015

    A recent WWF international report identifies the asset value of the world’s oceans at $24 trillion- the equivalent of the seventh largest global economy. The accuracy of this however is certainly questionable…

    Worldwide, Featured, Premium, Editor's Picks, Policy, Agriculture, Carbon Reduction
  3. China move to ban all urban coal plants
    China move to ban all urban coal plants 6 May 2015

    Having banned the burring of coal from its city centers, China now also moves to eliminate the activity from all suburbs as the fighy against air pollution intensifies, according to the National Energy Administration (NEA).

    Asia, Policy, Carbon Reduction
  4. UNFCCC tells Australia that if Saudi Arabia can change, so can you! 6 May 2015

    Christiana Figueres, executive secretary of the UNFCCC, has been in Australia this week, urging the government to lead on tackling climate change by highlighting that even Saudi Arabia has recognised the need to diversify from fossil fuels.

    Oceania, Middle East, Smart Cities, Transport, Carbon Reduction
  5. Carbon Trade Exchange to enable ‘clean power’ allowances
    Carbon Trade Exchange to enable ‘clean power’ allowances 6 May 2015

    Carbon Trade Exchange (CTX), the largest electronic spot trading exchange for global carbon credits, today announced the launch of a new centralized exchange platform to buy and sell allowances from the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI). RGGI is the first mandatory cap-and-trade program in the United States to limit carbon dioxide (CO2) from the power sector.

    North America, Carbon Reduction
  6. China, South Korea resume marine protection cooperation
    China, South Korea resume marine protection cooperation 1 May 2015

    Beijing and Seoul will conduct joint environmental research in the Yellow Sea as part of efforts to develop and preserve marine resources

    Asia, Policy
  7. Citigroup agree $200m loan for Kilowatt Financial solar power
    Citigroup agree $200m loan for Kilowatt Financial solar power 1 May 2015

    Minneapolis-based Kilowatt Financial will offer no-money-down loans of up to 20 years to homeowners who purchase their rooftop power systems

    North America, Finance, Sustainable Energy
  8. Global green economy hits $6.2 trillion
    Global green economy hits $6.2 trillion 30 Apr 2015

    New Green Transition Scoreboard shows global green economy investment since 2007

    Worldwide, Finance, Sustainable Energy
  9. UK tops Europe rankings for new solar power in 2014
    UK tops Europe rankings for new solar power in 2014 30 Apr 2015

    UK installed the most new solar energy capacity in Europe last year and is on track to retain its top-ranking position in 2015

    Europe, Sustainable Energy
  10. Unilever to launch new climate partnerships for COP21
    Unilever to launch new climate partnerships for COP21 30 Apr 2015

    Consumer goods giant will partner with leading mass movements to promote sustainable development before key UN climate meeting in Paris

    Worldwide, Technology & Innovation, Policy, Carbon Reduction

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