CLIMATE ACTION PROGRAMME

Reports

  1. Sustainable Investment Insights: TCFD - 1 Year On
    Sustainable Investment Insights: TCFD - 1 Year On 31 Jul 2018

    What is the Task Force on Climate-Related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) and why is it important?

    Finance
  2. Sustainable Investment Insights: Banking Edition
    Sustainable Investment Insights: Banking Edition 20 Jun 2018

    Download our Sustainable Investment Insights: Banking Edition to find out how banks can play a crucial role in financing the transition to a low-carbon economy.

  3. China 2017: World’s Second-Biggest Economy Continues to Drive Global Trends in Energy Investment
    China 2017: World’s Second-Biggest Economy Continues to Drive Global Trends in Energy Investment 10 Jan 2018

    The Australia-based Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis has published a new report examining how China performed in renewables last year, especially whilst the US renewed its commitment to coal and shifted away from the clean energy transition.

  4. Riding Sunbeams: powering our railways with solar PV
    Riding Sunbeams: powering our railways with solar PV 14 Dec 2017

    Using specially designed power electronics, solar PV can be connected directly to electrified railways to power trains, with no need to connect to the grid. However, this has not yet been done anywhere in the world. Environmental charity 10:10 issued its first report on how small solar farms installed alongside Britain’s dc electrified tracks could provide around one tenth of the energy needed to power trains on these routes each year.

    Transport
  5. UN Environment Assembly: Towards a pollution free planet
    UN Environment Assembly: Towards a pollution free planet 8 Dec 2017

    Ahead of he 2017 UN Environment Assembly in Nairobi, the Executive Director of the UN Environment Erik Solheim submitted a report entitled Towards a pollution-free planet, which describes the challenges posed by global pollution, outlines current efforts to address pollution and suggests 50 actions to tackle the problem.

  6. A new textiles economy: Redesigning fashion’s future
    A new textiles economy: Redesigning fashion’s future 7 Dec 2017

    Stella McCartney and Ellen MacArthur have partnered to launch a revolutionary report which urgently calls for a new, shared vision for a circular fashion industry, in order to eliminate environmental externalities.

    Carbon Reduction
  7. International Olympic Committee Sustainability Strategy 2030
    International Olympic Committee Sustainability Strategy 2030 30 Nov 2017

    Sustainability is one of the three pillars of Olympic Agenda 2020 alongside credibility and youth. In line with its recommendations, the IOC has developed a Sustainability Strategy. Based on the responsibility of the IOC as an organization, as the owner of the Olympic Games, and as the leader of the Olympic Movement, it focuses on infrastructure and natural sites, sourcing and resource management, mobility, workforce, and climate.

    Sport
  8. IEA: Energy Access Outlook: From Poverty to Prosperity
    IEA: Energy Access Outlook: From Poverty to Prosperity 23 Oct 2017

    The International Energy Agency (IEA) published its new “Energy Access Outlook: From Poverty to Prosperity” report, where it expanded its country-by-country electricity and clean cooking access database, and assessed the status for all developing countries, reviewing recent trends and policy efforts up to 2016.

    Finance,Policy,Sustainable Energy
  9. IRENA: Electricity storage and renewables:  Costs and markets to 2030
    IRENA: Electricity storage and renewables:  Costs and markets to 2030 19 Oct 2017

    International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) published its latest report on the progress and cost trajectory of energy storage technologies and their role within a future electricity system fuelled principally with renewable energy.

    Tech. & Innovation,Sustainable Energy
  10. UN Environment: Green Finance Progress Report
    UN Environment: Green Finance Progress Report 25 Jul 2017

    In its new report on green finance, the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) has noted that the G20 and other countries have taken huge strides over the last year towards mobilizing public resources and private capital needed to make sustainable development and climate action a reality.

    Finance,Policy

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