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The Global Innovation Lab for Climate Finance – an Institution to Help Grow Climate Finance…

  The Global Innovation Lab for Climate Finance – an Institution to Help Grow Climate Finance…
4:03pm - 29 July 2016

New finance instruments and regulations are now needed in order for climate finance to grow, and the Global Innovation Lab for Climate Finance has recently started supporting emerging ideas in the sector

North America, Worldwide, Finance

Chinese Olympic team to wear sustainable uniforms for Rio 2016 Olympics

  Chinese Olympic team to wear sustainable uniforms for Rio 2016 Olympics
3:51pm - 29 July 2016

A new collaboration was announced this week for the design of champion uniforms for the Chinese Olympic team using a sustainable fibre made with renewable materials

Asia, Sports, Tech. & Innovation

2015 a record year for UK clean and renewable electricity

  2015 a record year for UK clean and renewable electricity
2:06pm - 29 July 2016

According to UK Government data, 46 per cent of the UK’s electricity came from clean energy and a quarter from renewables, last year

Europe, Carbon Reduction, Sustainable Energy
🎤CLIMATE INTERVIEWS
  Kiira Motors CEO, Paul Isaac Musasizi, on Africa’s first solar powered bus

Kiira Motors CEO, Paul Isaac Musasizi, on Africa’s first solar powered bus

Africa, Smart Cities, Sustainable Energy, Tech. & Innovation, Transport

Interview with Kiira Motors CEO on how his company has been developing Africa’s first solar powered bus

🎤PRESS RELEASES
  The Blue Circle approved for 40 MW wind project in Vietnam

The Blue Circle approved for 40 MW wind project in Vietnam

Asia, Carbon Reduction, Finance, Sustainable Energy

Southeast Asia’s leading wind energy developer The Blue Circle has received an Investment Certificate from the Vietnamese authorities for its 40 Megawatt (MW) Dam Nai project, in Ninh Thuan province, South Vietnam

🎤CLIMATE LEADER PAPERS
  Bertrand Piccard

Clean energy: the change is happening

by Bertrand Piccard
Solar Impulse
  David Pitt-Watson

Finding the Clean Trillion

by David Pitt-Watson
UN Environment Programme Finance Initiative (UNEP FI)
  Kimmo Tiilikainen, Minister of Agriculture and the Environment, Finland

Sustainable buildings and construction: much to offer and much to gain

by Kimmo Tiilikainen, Minister of Agriculture and the Environment, Finland
Ministry of Agriculture and Environment, Finland
EDITOR'S PICKS
  Solar plane completes historic global circuit

Solar plane completes historic global circuit

Middle East, Worldwide, Sustainable Energy, Tech. & Innovation, Transport

The experimental zero-fuel aircraft, Solar Impulse 2, has completed the final leg of its global circumnavigation attempt.

  SkyMining: Interview with Carbon Wealth co-founder Carl Pendragon

SkyMining: Interview with Carbon Wealth co-founder Carl Pendragon

Worldwide, Carbon Reduction, Sustainable Energy, Tech. & Innovation

Climate Action spoke with Carl Pendragon, the co-founder of innovative cleantech firm Carbon Wealth, to find out more about SkyMining - the process of converting atmospheric CO2 into a clean and profitable renewable fuel.

  Breakthrough Collaborations: The Human Element at Work

Breakthrough Collaborations: The Human Element at Work

Worldwide, Sports, Tech. & Innovation

Dr Neil Hawkins, Chief Sustainability Officer and Corporate Vice President for The Dow Chemical Company

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