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  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. UN summit sets new climate finance and deforestation targets
    UN summit sets new climate finance and deforestation targets 24 Sep 2014

    Ban Ki-moon, the UN Secretary-General, hosted the New York summit that has seen targets set to halt losses of tropical forests by 2030, address food security and boost the uptake of electric vehicles

    North America, Finance, Policy, Sustainable Energy, Carbon Reduction
  4. Green investment potential in Latin America
    Green investment potential in Latin America 18 Sep 2014

    COP20 in Peru in December will shine a light on Latin America’s role in combating climate change and Climate Action has put together a stunning infographic with over 25 useful facts and statistics

    South America, Policy, Sustainable Energy, Carbon Reduction
  5. Peru to boost renewables to 66pc of energy capacity by 2024
    Peru to boost renewables to 66pc of energy capacity by 2024 18 Sep 2014

    Edwin Quintanilla, Deputy Minister of Energy and Mines, has announced that hydroelectric, wind and solar power sources will be used to meet renewables target

    South America, Sustainable Energy
  6. Germany opens Europe's biggest clean energy battery plant
    Germany opens Europe's biggest clean energy battery plant 18 Sep 2014

    Germany opened the largest commercial battery plant in Europe on Tuesday to stabilise the region's renewable energy supply

    Europe, Sustainable Energy
  7. India, ADB sign $150m deal for renewable electricity transmission in Rajasthan
    India, ADB sign $150m deal for renewable electricity transmission in Rajasthan 17 Sep 2014

    Asian Development Bank and India have signed two loans totaling US$150 million to help build transmission lines that will support renewable energy development in the state of Rajasthan

    Asia, Finance, Sustainable Energy
  8. 'Yes' vote could stall Scotland's clean energy push
    'Yes' vote could stall Scotland's clean energy push 16 Sep 2014

    A vote in favour of independence from the UK in the Scottish referendum would damage clean energy investment according to research from Bloomberg New Energy Finance

    Europe, Policy, Sustainable Energy
  9. EU companies to showcase clean tech on ASEAN business mission
    EU companies to showcase clean tech on ASEAN business mission 15 Sep 2014

    40 EU businesses will travel to South East Asia in October to showcase a range of renewable energy technologies

    Asia, Europe, Technology & Innovation, Sustainable Energy
  10. Scotland independence referendum to impact renewables and sustainability
    Scotland independence referendum to impact renewables and sustainability 15 Sep 2014

    The Scottish independence referendum is scheduled for this week with energy, natural resources and sustainability becoming increasingly central to the debate

    Europe, Policy, Sustainable Energy

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