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  1. Leading UK companies make sustainable timber pledge
    Leading UK companies make sustainable timber pledge 1 Oct 2014

    A group of leading companies in the UK, including Marks & Spencer, Boots and Penguin Random House, have pledged to use 100 per cent sustainable wood products by 2020

    Carbon Reduction, Europe
  2. California droughts caused by climate change say Stanford scientists
    California droughts caused by climate change say Stanford scientists 30 Sep 2014

    Severe drought in California is "very likely" to be linked to climate change, according to Stanford University research released on Monday

    Carbon Reduction, North America
  3. Chile announces Latin America’s first carbon tax
    Chile announces Latin America’s first carbon tax 30 Sep 2014

    President of Chile, Michelle Bachelet, has endorsed new environmental legislation that will make the country the first in Latin America to have a carbon tax

    South America, Finance, Policy, Carbon Reduction
  4. Manchester United, Abengoa launch sustainable technology partnership
    Manchester United, Abengoa launch sustainable technology partnership 29 Sep 2014

    Manchester United have announced a global partnership with Abengoa, with the brand becoming the Premier League giant's first sustainable technology partner

    Technology & Innovation, Europe
  5. Abu Dhabi to host first round the world solar flight
    Abu Dhabi to host first round the world solar flight 29 Sep 2014

    Solar Impulse 2 flight will start and finish in the capital city of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and the announcement was made in New York during the United Nations General Assembly last week

    Technology & Innovation, Worldwide
  6. Global coalition launched at UN summit to drive carbon cuts
    Global coalition launched at UN summit to drive carbon cuts 26 Sep 2014

    Coalition includes the C40 Cities, ICLEI and United Cities and Local Governments and is intended to drive aggressive carbon cuts

    Worldwide, Smart Cities, Carbon Reduction
  7. France commits $1bn to Green Climate Fund
    France commits $1bn to Green Climate Fund 26 Sep 2014

    Capitalisation of the fund now stands at US$2.3 billion but there is concern that it will fall short of the annual 2014 target of US$15 billion

    Europe, North America, Finance, Policy
  8. Taipei wins C40 Cities award for clean air programme
    Taipei wins C40 Cities award for clean air programme 25 Sep 2014

    Taipei City Government was presented with the C40 Cities Citizen’s Choice Award in New York on Tuesday alongside the UN Climate Summit

    Carbon Reduction, Smart Cities, Policy
  9. Rockefellers to abandon fossil fuels in switch to clean energy
    Rockefellers to abandon fossil fuels in switch to clean energy 25 Sep 2014

    The Rockefeller Brothers Fund has joined a coalition that has pledged to rid themselves of more than US$50 billion (£31 billion) in fossil fuel assets

    North America, Finance, Sustainable Energy
  10. UNEP launch energy efficiency project to cut emissions by 1.25bn tonnes
    UNEP launch energy efficiency project to cut emissions by 1.25bn tonnes 25 Sep 2014

    The United Nations Environment Programme unveiled a new initiative on Tuesday to promote a global shift to energy efficient appliances and equipment in a bid to cut emissions by 1.25 billion tonnes

    Sustainable Energy, Worldwide

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