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  1. Hawaii marks Earth Day with renewable energy milestones
    Hawaii marks Earth Day with renewable energy milestones 25 Apr 2017

    To mark Earth Day 2017, Hawaiian utilities shared their progress in replacing fossil fuels with renewables and reducing greenhouse gas emissions

    North America,Sustainable Energy,Transport,Carbon Reduction,COP 23
  2. China to crack down on shipping emissions
    China to crack down on shipping emissions 25 Apr 2017

    In a bid to curb ship-related pollution, China is imposing stricter regulations on the use of harmful marine fuels used near many of the nation’s largest ports

    Asia,Policy,Transport,Carbon Reduction
  3. London accelerates plans for Ultra Low Emission Zone
    London accelerates plans for Ultra Low Emission Zone 12 Apr 2017

    The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has announced that the capital’s introduction of an Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) will now come into force in April 2019, instead of in September 2020

    Europe,Policy,Smart Cities,Transport,Carbon Reduction
  4. First 100% solar-powered airport expands its capacity
    First 100% solar-powered airport expands its capacity 5 Apr 2017

    The world’s first airport to be solely powered by solar energy is set to increase its capacity from 15.5 megatwatts (MW) to 21.5 MW to power its new international terminal

    Asia,Sustainable Energy,Transport
  5. Singapore imposes stricter regulations to meet environment goals
    Singapore imposes stricter regulations to meet environment goals 31 Mar 2017

    The government in Singapore is set to introduce a series of new regulations in a bid to speed up progress towards the city-state’s environment commitments

    Asia,Policy,Smart Cities,Transport,Carbon Reduction
  6. World’s first zero-emissions hydrogen train completes trial
    World’s first zero-emissions hydrogen train completes trial 28 Mar 2017

    The world’s first zero-emission hydrogen train has successfully completed its first trial in Germany

    Europe,Tech. & Innovation,Transport,Carbon Reduction
  7. Mercedes-Benz Stadium raises the bar for sustainability standards
    Mercedes-Benz Stadium raises the bar for sustainability standards 23 Mar 2017

    The new home of the Atlanta Falcons is to raise the standards for sporting venues throughout the world, in terms of both innovative engineering and sustainability

    North America,Sustainable Energy,Transport,Sustainable Innovation In Sport,Sports
  8. London Taxi Company goes green with £300m electric factory
    London Taxi Company goes green with £300m electric factory 22 Mar 2017

    London’s iconic black cabs are going green with the opening of a £300 million electric vehicle (EV) manufacturing plant

    Europe,Smart Cities,Transport,Carbon Reduction
  9. Austria to create nationwide EV charging network
    Austria to create nationwide EV charging network 21 Mar 2017

    Austria is set to connect a series of electric vehicle (EV) charging points in a bid to boost EV ownership in the country

    Europe,Transport,Carbon Reduction
  10. Bali's first solar-powered boat to be trialled in 2017
    Bali's first solar-powered boat to be trialled in 2017 17 Mar 2017

    The first ever 100 per cent solar-powered boat to circumnavigate Bali, will be trialled in July 2017

    Asia,Tech. & Innovation,Sustainable Energy,Transport,Carbon Reduction

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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