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New milestones for renewables in Australia

  New milestones for renewables in Australia
2:49pm - 28 April 2017

Australia’s total solar power capacity has reached 6 gigawatts (GW), while the states of Queensland and South Australia achieve state renewable energy milestones

Oceania, Sustainable Energy

Latin America’s transition to renewables

  Latin America’s transition to renewables
11:05am - 28 April 2017

Latin America has seen significant investment in renewable energy in recent years, most notably in hydropower but the tide is now turning in favour of other renewable sources including wind and solar – according to new IRENA report

South America, Policy, Sustainable Energy

Transport for London to invest £18 million in EV infrastructure

  Transport for London to invest £18 million in EV infrastructure
9:27am - 28 April 2017

Transport for London (TfL) is dedicating £18 million towards the upgrading of the capital’s power grids, which will enable energy companies to install 300 electric vehicle (EV) fast-charging stations by 2020

Europe, Carbon Reduction, Smart Cities, Transport
🎤CLIMATE INTERVIEWS
  Interview with Dirk Forrister, CEO and President of IETA

Interview with Dirk Forrister, CEO and President of IETA

Worldwide, Carbon Reduction, COP 23, Finance

Climate Action caught up with Dirk Forrister, CEO and President of the International Emissions Trading Association (IETA), on the future of carbon markets and their key role in the upcoming Innovate4Climate week

🎤PRESS RELEASES
  Financing innovation for a low carbon future

Financing innovation for a low carbon future

North America, Worldwide, Finance

Climate Action is delighted to announce the Sustainable Investment Forum 2017, held during Climate Week NYC in New York at the Crowne Plaza Hotel on 19 September 2017

🎤CLIMATE LEADER PAPERS
  José Graziano da Silva

Transforming agriculture to address climate change

by José Graziano da Silva
The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)
  Younghoon David Kim

The energy sector’s grand transition

by Younghoon David Kim
The World Energy Council
  Mafalda Duarte

Climate finance for emerging countries

by Mafalda Duarte
Climate Investment Funds
EDITOR'S PICKS
  Renewables can reduce CO2 emissions by 70% by 2050

Renewables can reduce CO2 emissions by 70% by 2050

Worldwide, Carbon Reduction, Finance, Policy, Sustainable Energy

Global carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from the energy sector can be reduced by 70 per cent by 2050 and completely phased-out by 2060 with a net positive economic outlook – according to new findings

  Interview with Erik Solheim, Head of UN Environment

Interview with Erik Solheim, Head of UN Environment

Africa, Europe, Worldwide, COP 22, COP 23, Policy

Climate Action is delighted to feature an exclusive interview with Erik Solheim, the newly elected Head of UN Environment.

Transformational shifts to protect global commons

North America, Worldwide, Agriculture, Carbon Reduction, Finance, Policy, Tech. & Innovation

By Andrew Steer, President and CEO, World Resources Institute

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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