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  1. Turkish renewable energy sector targeted
    Turkish renewable energy sector targeted 26 Oct 2016

    Saudi Arabia-based power project developer, ACWA Power, is planning to enter the renewable energy sector in Turkey.

    Asia,Europe,Sustainable Energy,Carbon Reduction,Sustainable Innovation Forum,COP 22
  2. South African airport to run entirely on solar power
    South African airport to run entirely on solar power 13 Oct 2016

    George Airport in South Africa has become the first in the continent, and second in the world, to run entirely on solar-generated energy.

    Africa,Tech. & Innovation,Sustainable Energy,Transport,Sustainable Innovation Forum
  3. German cities introduce ‘The Fourth Industrial Revolution’
    German cities introduce ‘The Fourth Industrial Revolution’ 3 Oct 2016

    Hamburg and Schleswig-Holstein in Germany have embarked upon a project to achieve a fully sustainable energy supply after hitting 2025’s renewable energy targets nine years early.

    Europe,Tech. & Innovation,Policy,Carbon Reduction,Sustainable Innovation Forum
  4. World’s first island micro-grid created in Australia
    World’s first island micro-grid created in Australia 30 Sep 2016

    An island off Western Australia will be powered by the world’s first renewable energy island micro-grid which combines wave energy, solar energy and energy storage.

    Oceania,Tech. & Innovation,Sustainable Energy,Carbon Reduction,Sustainable Innovation Forum
  5. Waste to power 10,000 UK homes
    Waste to power 10,000 UK homes 28 Sep 2016

    The world’s largest waste-to-biogas conversion plant is set to open in the UK, which plans to use advanced enzyme technology to handle waste.

    Europe,Tech. & Innovation,Sustainable Energy,Carbon Reduction,Sustainable Innovation Forum
  6. Zara creates first ‘green clothing’ collection
    Zara creates first ‘green clothing’ collection 27 Sep 2016

    Spanish clothing and accessories retailer Zara has launched a new Autumn/Winter 2016 Collection made from sustainable materials.

    Europe,Worldwide,Tech. & Innovation,Sustainable Energy,Agriculture,Sustainable Innovation Forum
  7. New renewable energy ‘Super Grid’
    New renewable energy ‘Super Grid’ 21 Sep 2016

    Entrepreneurs in China, Russia, Japan and South Korea have signed a Memorandum of Understanding which sets out plans to create an Asian Renewable Energy Super Grid.

    Asia,Tech. & Innovation,Sustainable Energy,Smart Cities,Carbon Reduction,Sustainable Innovation Forum
  8. First green-powered boat prepares for global voyage
    First green-powered boat prepares for global voyage 12 Sep 2016

    A new vessel, powered solely by renewable energies and hydrogen, hopes to complete a historic round-the-world trip.

    Europe,Worldwide,Tech. & Innovation,Sustainable Energy,Transport,Carbon Reduction,Sustainable Innovation Forum
  9. New 'Renewables ninja' calculates solar and wind power availability
    New 'Renewables ninja' calculates solar and wind power availability 9 Sep 2016

    A new interactive tool, named Renewables ninja, has the ability to estimate the amount of renewable energy that could be generated at any location around the world at any given moment.

    Europe,Tech. & Innovation,Sustainable Energy,Carbon Reduction,Sustainable Innovation Forum
  10. A tipping point for the Paris Agreement?
    A tipping point for the Paris Agreement? 8 Sep 2016

    China and the United States have confirmed their ratification of the historic Paris Agreement, tipping the balance in favour of a quick entry into force of the Agreement by the end of 2016.

    Asia,North America,Policy,Sustainable Energy,Carbon Reduction,COP 21,Sustainable Innovation Forum

OUT NOW: CLIMATE ACTION 2016-17

Climate Action and UNEP are delighted to present the 10th anniversary edition of the official Climate Action report for COP22, Marrakech, Morocco.

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