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  1. Climatescope report shows China, Brazil, South Africa have boosted clean energy investments
    Climatescope report shows China, Brazil, South Africa have boosted clean energy investments 30 Oct 2014

    According to reports, last year developing countries nearly met OECD’s capacity figures by 6 gigawatts. Trends suggest that emerging countries are becoming more successful than richer countries

    Worldwide, Finance, Sustainable Energy, Smart Cities
  2. Major hotel chains commit to reduce carbon footprint
    Major hotel chains commit to reduce carbon footprint 29 Oct 2014

    The owner of the Crown Plaza, Holiday Inn and InterContinental hotel chains is aiming to reduce its carbon footprint per occupied room by 12 per cent between 2013 and 2017

    Worldwide, Technology & Innovation, Carbon Reduction
  3. Google, USGBC collaborate to promote green development
    Google, USGBC collaborate to promote green development 29 Oct 2014

    Harmonization Task Group launched at Greenbuild 2014 on Thursday will develop tools to increase collaboration for sustainable building

    North America, Technology & Innovation, Sustainable Energy
  4. Green bond market set to reach $100bn in 2015
    Green bond market set to reach $100bn in 2015 28 Oct 2014

    $32bn in green bonds have been issued so far this year and experts predict that the market will expand to $100bn by 2015

    Worldwide, Finance, Sustainable Energy
  5. Singapore commits $25m to boost energy storage technologies
    Singapore commits $25m to boost energy storage technologies 28 Oct 2014

    The government in Singapore has announced a $25m boost to improve the stability and resiliency of the country's power grid

    Asia, Finance, Policy, Sustainable Energy
  6. South Korea, Vietnam agree cooperation on biodiversity and conservation
    South Korea, Vietnam agree cooperation on biodiversity and conservation 28 Oct 2014

    South Korea’s Environment Minister Yoon Seong-kyu and his Vietnamese counterpart Nguyen Minh Quang met in Ho Chi Minh City collaboration on sustainability

    Asia, Policy
  7. Australian government cut support for cleaner energy sources
    Australian government cut support for cleaner energy sources 27 Oct 2014

    Kane Thornton, chief executive at the Clean Energy Council (CEC) communicates his anguish over the affect of asset devaluation, job losses and business closures that the cut will bring to renewable energy businesses

    Oceania, Policy, Sustainable Energy
  8. China to subsidise plan for energy efficient buses
    China to subsidise plan for energy efficient buses 27 Oct 2014

    Beijing, Tianjin, and Hebei Province are encouraged to develop a total of 20,222 new-energy buses from 2014 to 2015 as they are reportedly the most polluted regions in China

    Asia, Technology & Innovation, Transport, Carbon Reduction
  9. Basel Action Network launches e-waste app
    Basel Action Network launches e-waste app 23 Oct 2014

    Environmental supervisory body BAN launches app to measure positive environmental impacts and manage electronic waste

    Africa, Asia, Technology & Innovation, Carbon Reduction
  10. Sustainable ‘Super Tower’ in Bangkok will set new energy-efficiency standards
    Sustainable ‘Super Tower’ in Bangkok will set new energy-efficiency standards 23 Oct 2014

    Grand Canal Land (GLand) is expecting to complete Bangkok’s tallest sustainable "Super Tower” by 2019

    Asia, Technology & Innovation, Carbon Reduction

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