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Unique conservation deal creates massive new marine parks in the Seychelles

 
5:34pm - 22 February 2018

The Seychelles has announced it has established vast new marine protected areas in the size of Great Britain.

Africa, Carbon Reduction, Finance, Sustainable Innovation Forum, Sustainable Investment Forum

Porsche stops production of all its diesel cars

 
1:42pm - 22 February 2018

In the latest move towards cleaner forms of transport, Porsche has confirmed that it is putting an end to diesel engines in its cars.

Worldwide, Transport, Sustainable Innovation Forum

UEFA and the European Commission join forces for sustainability

 
1:00pm - 22 February 2018

A new agreement has been signed to further sustainable development at Europe’s football grounds, sports facilities and stadiums.

Europe, Sport, Sustainable Innovation In Sport

One million trees pledged to create ‘Trump Forest’

 
10:03am - 22 February 2018

One million trees have been pledged by people around the world to offset President Donald Trump’s anti-climate policies.

Worldwide, Policy, Sustainable Innovation Forum

UK Government loses latest court case on reducing air pollution

 
4:20pm - 21 February 2018

The UK Government has lost its third court case on tackling air pollution when a High Court judge today ruled its current plans as “seriously flawed” and “unlawful”.

Europe, Carbon Reduction, Sustainable Innovation Forum

BP predicts a 400% growth in renewable energy by 2040

 
12:58pm - 21 February 2018

BP has published its yearly forecast for the global energy market this week, and the oil giant sees renewable energy playing a commanding role in the future.

Worldwide, Sustainable Energy, Sustainable Innovation Forum
🎤CLIMATE INTERVIEWS
  Interview with Flavia Micilotta, Executive Director, Eurosif

Interview with Flavia Micilotta, Executive Director, Eurosif

Finance

Climate Action caught up with Flavia Micilotta, Executive Director, Eurosif, on scaling up low carbon investment and her participation in the first Sustainable Investment Forum Europe.

🎤PRESS RELEASES
  Climate Action launches the European Sustainable Investment Forum

Climate Action launches the European Sustainable Investment Forum

PRESS RELEASE – 6 November 2017, London, UK – Last September, UK-based Climate Action announced, at its second Sustainable Investment Forum USA, the launch of a European Forum, which will also be focusing on climate finance.

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Sweden on course to build Europe’s largest battery cell plant

Europe, Finance, Tech. & Innovation, Sustainable Innovation Forum, Sustainable Investment Forum

The European Investment Bank (EIB) has recently approved a loan that will help a Swedish company build an innovative battery factory.

 

The EU can double its renewable energy use by 2030

Europe, Sustainable Energy, Sustainable Investment Forum

A new report has highlighted how the European Union can double its current renewable energy consumption and save billions of euros.

 

Singapore will charge polluters a carbon tax from next year

Asia, Carbon Reduction, Finance, Sustainable Investment Forum

Singapore has announced plans to introduce a new carbon tax from 2019.

 

Nordic countries ushering in new era of green finance

Europe, Finance, Sustainable Investment Forum

Scandinavia has long been known for its progressive tendencies, and this is particularly true when it comes to recognising climate change’s threats and opportunities.

 

AT&T signs huge renewable energy purchase agreement

North America, Finance, Sustainable Energy, Sustainable Investment Forum

AT&T has agreed to purchase 520 megawatts of renewable energy, in what is being signalled as one of the largest corporate agreements to date.

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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