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  1. Accelerating the Energy Transition Panel
    Accelerating the Energy Transition Panel 3 Oct 2017

    The energy sector is considered one of the most carbon-intensive ones, with 70% of global GHG emissions coming straight from fossil fuel combustion for heat and power. The energy transition is in the heart of climate change mitigation efforts all around the world, with the international community working with one accord towards solving the energy puzzle.

    Europe,Worldwide,Premium,Editor's Picks,Sustainable Innovation Forum,COP 23
  2. BMW focuses on sustainable production
    BMW focuses on sustainable production 22 Aug 2017

    BMW Group production facilities utilize a variety of methods to achieve an ambitious goal: using exclusively renewable energy in the production of premium vehicles around the world. In South Africa, BMW Plant Rosslyn even uses some four-legged friends to produce energy.

    Africa,Asia,Editor's Picks,Sustainable Energy,Smart Cities,Transport,COP 23
  3. California to generate energy from traffic jams
    California to generate energy from traffic jams 21 Nov 2016

    The California Energy Commission (CEC) has announced plans to attempt to utilise energy generated from standstill traffic.

    North America,Editor's Picks,Tech. & Innovation,Sustainable Energy,Transport,Carbon Reduction,Sustainable Innovation Forum
  4. Landmark climate change deal struck this weekend
    Landmark climate change deal struck this weekend 17 Oct 2016

    Nearly 200 nations have agreed to a legally binding deal to cut back on greenhouse gases used in refrigerators and air conditioners.

    Africa,Worldwide,Editor's Picks,Policy,Carbon Reduction,COP 22
  5. Global Electricity Initiative: 94% of utilities already affected by extreme weather events
    Global Electricity Initiative: 94% of utilities already affected by extreme weather events 8 Dec 2015

    A new survey by the Global Electricity Initiative has revealed that power utility CEOs consider a global climate vital to their businesses’ success

    Europe,Featured,Editor's Picks,Sustainable Energy,Carbon Reduction,COP 21
  6. 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…

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  7. Business leaders to gather at Paris Climate Week to discuss sustainable innovation
    Business leaders to gather at Paris Climate Week to discuss sustainable innovation 5 May 2015

    The launch of SIF15 at Paris Climate Week will unite business leaders 200 days ahead of the event, encouraging early conversation amongst 100 high level private and public delegates

    Europe,Featured,Editor's Picks,Smart Cities
  8. SunErgy Project Will Provide Electricity to 92 Villages in Cameroon
    SunErgy Project Will Provide Electricity to 92 Villages in Cameroon 6 Mar 2015

    According to official statistics, access to electricity only reaches 1,000 of 11,000 villages in Cameroon, and within Sub-Saharan Africa only 32 per cent of the overall population have access to electricity.

    Africa,Featured,Editor's Picks,Sustainable Energy
  9. Sustainable Innovation Expo 2014 brings the private sector to first UNEA
    Sustainable Innovation Expo 2014 brings the private sector to first UNEA 26 Jun 2014

    Thirteen companies showcasing innovative technologies and services at the first United Nations Environment Assembly in Kenya as part of the summits official agenda

    Africa,Editor's Picks,Tech. & Innovation

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