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  1. Cities from India, Philippines, and United Arab Emirates Join C40’s Global Network
    Cities from India, Philippines, and United Arab Emirates Join C40’s Global Network 13 Aug 2015

    The C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group (C40) today welcomed Bengaluru, Dubai, and Quezon City to its global network, which represents 500+ million people and one quarter of the global economy

    Worldwide,Policy,Smart Cities
  2. The Future of Electric Vehicle Integration: Car Sharing, Parking Provision and Complementary Policy 10 Aug 2015

    A recent Climate Action webinar brought together Dr. Bernhard Blattel, Vice President of Mobility at BMW Group and Jose Viegas, Secretary General of the OECD’s International Transport Forum to assess the key factors needed to accelerate sustainable urban

    Europe,Tech. & Innovation,Smart Cities,Transport,COP 21
  3. DriveNow electrifies London: Premium carsharing service extends its fleet to include the BMW i3 17 Jul 2015

    The carsharing service DriveNow is commencing with the extension of its vehicle fleet with the addition of the BMW i3

    Europe,Smart Cities,Transport
  4. Industry Leaders to Discuss Opportunities for Improving Energy Efficiency in the Private Sector 26 Jun 2015

    Next month’s Climate Action webinar will unite Fortune 500 Company Avery Dennison and the Chief Executive of the World Green Building Council to discuss opportunities to save money and energy within the private sector

    Worldwide,Tech. & Innovation,Sustainable Energy,Smart Cities
  5. Bristol, leading the way for sustainable and resilient cities 18 Jun 2015

    Located in South West England, Bristol city, a historic medium sized city surrounded by a scenic countryside, was recently awarded the title of European Green Capital 2015

    Europe,Finance,Sustainable Energy,Smart Cities
  6. First EIB-backed smart cities projects take shape in Belgium 17 Jun 2015

    Belfius Bank and the EIB launched a EUR 400m joint financing programme for the implementation of smart and sustainable projects in line with a "Smart Cities" approach in June 2014

    Europe,Finance,Smart Cities
  7. EIB backs development of more energy-efficient household goods by Electrolux
    EIB backs development of more energy-efficient household goods by Electrolux 11 May 2015

    European Investment Bank is providing a €150m loan to AB Electrolux for the development of energy-efficient, user-friendly and better performing white goods and small electric household appliances

    Europe,Finance,Smart Cities
  8. BMWi3 named top ‘eco friendly’ car of 2015
    BMWi3 named top ‘eco friendly’ car of 2015 24 Apr 2015

    The 10 top ‘eco friendly’ cars of 2015 have been named by Kelley Blue Book in a newly released list with BMW’s all-electric i3 model has topped the list

    Worldwide,Tech. & Innovation,Smart Cities,Transport,Carbon Reduction
  9. Declaration of intent for biomass power station 14 Nov 2011

    Antwerp Port Authority and the Solvay multinational chemical group have signed a declaration of intent to carry out a detailed feasibility study for building a biomass power station on Solvay’s site in the port area.

    Europe,Tech. & Innovation,Smart Cities
  10. First Ever Low-Income Green Home Retrofit Program in Durban Seeks Sponsors
    First Ever Low-Income Green Home Retrofit Program in Durban Seeks Sponsors 5 Oct 2011

    Launched by Green Building Council of South Africa and the World Green Building Council, the 30-home retfofit project plans to leave a lasting impact on the environment and the community long after COP-17.

    Africa,Smart Cities

LIVE STREAM: SUSTAINABLE INNOVATION FORUM 2017 BONN, GERMANY

OUT NOW: CLIMATE ACTION 2017-18

Climate Action and UNEP are delighted to present the official Climate Action report for COP23, Bonn, Germany.

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