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  1. California, Mexico sign landmark climate agreement
    California, Mexico sign landmark climate agreement 30 Jul 2014

    California and Mexico signed a landmark new agreement on Monday and will collaborate on climate change adaptation and mitigation efforts with carbon pricing and clean energy projects high on the list of priorities

    South America, Carbon Reduction, Policy, North America
  2. BMW robots to be powered by 11,500 new solar panels
    BMW robots to be powered by 11,500 new solar panels 30 Jul 2014

    A new 3 megawatt (MW) solar installation made up of 11,500 panels was completed in the UK this week and the array will power over 1,000 BMW production robots at the companies MINI factory in Oxford

    Worldwide, Technology & Innovation
  3. India and UK to work together to meet renewable energy targets
    India and UK to work together to meet renewable energy targets 29 Jul 2014

    Edward Davey, the UK’s Secretary of State for Energy & Climate Change, met with his Indian counterpart, Piyush Goyal, in New Delhi last week and the two countries will collaborate to meet renewable energy targets

    Asia, Policy, Sustainable Energy
  4. Commonwealth Games set to provide a sustainability legacy for Glasgow
    Commonwealth Games set to provide a sustainability legacy for Glasgow 29 Jul 2014

    Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games is providing a platform for Scotland’s renewable energy projects and developments to be showcased to an international audience with the trade body, Scottish Renewables, highlighting the benefits of clean energy solutions

    Europe, Technology & Innovation, Sustainable Energy
  5. Warwick to host £1bn low carbon vehicle UK hub
    Warwick to host £1bn low carbon vehicle UK hub 28 Jul 2014

    Warwick will become a hub for the low carbon vehicle industry in the UK, after being selected for a £1 billion Advanced Propulsion Centre (APC) development

    Europe, Transport
  6. China, South Korea agreement to boost clean energy collaboration
    China, South Korea agreement to boost clean energy collaboration 28 Jul 2014

    Beijing based International Energy Conservation Environmental Protection Association and South Korea's Daegu Science and Technology Park to work more closely on energy efficiency and environmental protection

    Asia, Policy, Sustainable Energy, Carbon Reduction
  7. ABB and Volvo form global partnership for electric and hybrid bus solutions
    ABB and Volvo form global partnership for electric and hybrid bus solutions 25 Jul 2014

    ABB, the leading power and automation group, announced a partnership with Volvo Buses on Wednesday, to co-develop electric and hybrid buses with open standards-based direct current (DC) fast charging systems.

    Worldwide, Transport
  8. UNEP and Japan announce partnership to battle air pollution
    UNEP and Japan announce partnership to battle air pollution 25 Jul 2014

    United Nations Environment Programme and Japan have announced a new partnership to tackle air pollution in Asia and the Pacific with 70 per cent of the estimated seven million air pollution-related premature deaths each year occurring in the region

    Policy, Asia, Carbon Reduction
  9. World’s first green mosque opens in Dubai
    World’s first green mosque opens in Dubai 24 Jul 2014

    Khalifa Al Tajer Mosque could achieve LEED Silver certification according to US Green Building Council requirements and opened on Friday in Dubai

    Middle East, Sustainable Energy, Smart Cities
  10. $1.3m funding for wave power development in Australia
    $1.3m funding for wave power development in Australia 24 Jul 2014

    The Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) has announced AUS$1.3 million in funding for the countries national science agency to research and develop wave power projects.

    Oceania, Finance, Technology & Innovation, Sustainable Energy

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