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  1. UK carbon emissions at lowest level since 1890
    UK carbon emissions at lowest level since 1890 7 Mar 2018

    Fresh analysis has highlighted the dramatic fall in carbon emissions within the UK, reaching a new low unseen in normal times for 128 years.

    Europe,Carbon Reduction,Sustainable Innovation Forum
  2. L'Oréal edges closer to becoming carbon neutral in the US
    L'Oréal edges closer to becoming carbon neutral in the US 6 Mar 2018

    L'Oréal has signed a new deal to source its electricity from a landfill gas site in Kentucky.

    North America,Sustainable Energy,Carbon Reduction,Sustainable Innovation Forum
  3. Australia installed a record 3.5 million solar panels in 2017
    Australia installed a record 3.5 million solar panels in 2017 6 Mar 2018

    New figures from Australia’s Clean Energy Regulator has shone a light on the record amount of new solar power installations over the past year.

    Oceania,Sustainable Energy,Sustainable Innovation Forum
  4. UN seeks to put a number on the impact of global disasters
    UN seeks to put a number on the impact of global disasters 6 Mar 2018

    A new initiative has been launched by the UN to better understand and quantify the impact of extreme weather events around the world.

    Worldwide,Tech. & Innovation,Sustainable Innovation Forum
  5. Michael Bloomberg lands top UN role to accelerate climate action
    Michael Bloomberg lands top UN role to accelerate climate action 6 Mar 2018

    Michael Bloomberg, the three-term former Mayor of New York City, has been chosen to support the UN’s climate strategy and mobilise action towards climate change.

    Worldwide,Policy,Sustainable Innovation Forum
  6. World’s most powerful offshore wind turbine unveiled
    World’s most powerful offshore wind turbine unveiled 5 Mar 2018

    Offshore wind is becoming a major industry and the latest turbines are capable of providing huge amounts of clean electricity.

    Worldwide,Sustainable Energy,Sustainable Innovation Forum
  7. $1 billion of new funding announced for climate adaptation projects
    $1 billion of new funding announced for climate adaptation projects 2 Mar 2018

    The Green Climate Fund (GCF) is providing a fresh injection of $1 billion to combat climate change in poor countries.

    Worldwide,Finance,Agriculture,Sustainable Innovation Forum
  8. America’s telecoms industry is lagging behind on clean energy
    America’s telecoms industry is lagging behind on clean energy 2 Mar 2018

    Major players in America’s telecommunications industry are not doing enough to reduce carbon emissions and make the transition to renewable energy.

    North America,Sustainable Energy,Carbon Reduction,Sustainable Innovation Forum
  9. Lego plans new sustainable pieces to go on sale this year
    Lego plans new sustainable pieces to go on sale this year 2 Mar 2018

    Fans of Lego can rest assured that when they come to use tree, leaf or bush pieces they will now more closely resemble the real thing.

    Worldwide,Tech. & Innovation,Sustainable Innovation Forum
  10. Ban on bee killer pesticide likely after new EU study
    Ban on bee killer pesticide likely after new EU study 1 Mar 2018

    A new study from the EU has found that the widespread use of a controversial pesticide on crops is harmful to the bee population.

    Europe,Agriculture,Sustainable Innovation Forum

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