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  1. Facebook, Google launch global sustainability platform
    Facebook, Google launch global sustainability platform 21 Oct 2014

    Collectively initiative emerged at last year’s World Economic Forum, where BT Group, Carlsberg, Marks & Spencer, the Coca-Cola Company, and Unilever discussed ways to inspire and promote a faster approach to sustainable living

    Worldwide, Technology & Innovation, Policy, Sustainable Energy
  2. Örebro, Sweden commits to becoming fossil free city
    Örebro, Sweden commits to becoming fossil free city 15 Oct 2014

    Örebro is the first Swedish city to completely depart from investing in coal, gas and oil and will be the thirtieth local authority worldwide to follow this movement

    Smart Cities, Sustainable Energy, Europe
  3. WRI and Johnson Controls project to boost energy efficiency in cities
    WRI and Johnson Controls project to boost energy efficiency in cities 15 Oct 2014

    The World Resources Institute, a leading research organisation, and Johnson Controls have announced a joint initiative to improve energy efficiency in cities around the world

    Smart Cities, Sustainable Energy, Worldwide
  4. Google to test flying wind turbines in Hawaii
    Google to test flying wind turbines in Hawaii 13 Oct 2014

    Tech giant is looking to start a pilot project to test a flying wind turbine design that could revolutionise the wind energy sector

    North America, Technology & Innovation, Sustainable Energy
  5. Lego to end Shell deal after Greenpeace anti-Artic drilling campaign
    Lego to end Shell deal after Greenpeace anti-Artic drilling campaign 9 Oct 2014

    Lego will end its partnership with Shell that dates back to the 1960s after coming under sustained pressure from Greenpeace to end the association

    Sustainable Energy, Policy, Arctic, North America, Europe
  6. IDB loans to support wind energy projects in Peru
    IDB loans to support wind energy projects in Peru 9 Oct 2014

    Inter-American Development Bank has approved loans for Marcona and Tres Hermanas wind farm projects in Peru that will add of 132 MW to national grid

    Sustainable Energy, Finance, South America
  7. UNEP COP20 report to include ministers from Brazil, Chile, Colombia, and Peru
    UNEP COP20 report to include ministers from Brazil, Chile, Colombia, and Peru 8 Oct 2014

    The annual Climate Action report, supported by UNEP, will be launched at COP20 in Lima in December with ministers of environment, heads of key UN bodies and leaders of the world’s top NGO’s confirmed to participate

    Worldwide, Finance, Technology & Innovation, Policy, Sustainable Energy, Agriculture, Smart Cities, Transport, Carbon Reduction
  8. China, Japan lead solar power investment
    China, Japan lead solar power investment 7 Oct 2014

    Report from Bloomberg New Energy Finance suggests that strong Chinese and Japanese solar markets have boosted clean energy investments during the third quarter of 2014

    Asia, Sustainable Energy
  9. National Trust, Panasonic UK announce green technology partnership
    National Trust, Panasonic UK announce green technology partnership 6 Oct 2014

    Conservation charity to use tech giants energy efficient products to embrace sustainability and cut emissions

    Technology & Innovation, Sustainable Energy
  10. Carbon Trust: wind power crucial for Japan's energy future
    Carbon Trust: wind power crucial for Japan's energy future 6 Oct 2014

    Japan needs to boost the development of its wind sector and stop depending on nuclear power and imported fossil fuels to ensure a sustainable future, according to a new report by the Carbon Trust

    Asia, Europe, Technology & Innovation, Policy, Sustainable Energy

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