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US, Canada, Mexico to commit to 50% clean power

  US, Canada, Mexico to commit to 50% clean power
3:42pm - 28 June 2016

The leaders of the United States, Canada and Mexico are set to commit to a new regional clean power goal

North America, Carbon Reduction, Policy, Sustainable Energy

Electric cars racing around the world for 80 days

  Electric cars racing around the world for 80 days
11:24am - 28 June 2016

An international electric car race around the world started on 16 June

Worldwide, Carbon Reduction, Sports, Tech. & Innovation

New world record set for thin-film solar cells

  New world record set for thin-film solar cells
4:57pm - 27 June 2016

The performance of thin-filmed solar cells has been further improved to 22.6 per cent

Europe, Worldwide, Sustainable Energy, Tech. & Innovation
🎤CLIMATE INTERVIEWS
  The Green Games: Tokyo 2020

The Green Games: Tokyo 2020

Smart Cities, Sports

President of the Japanese Olympic Committee, Tsunekazu Takeda, discusses how sustainability will be a key factor at the 2020 Olympic Games and outlines his vision for the future of the Olympic movement

🎤PRESS RELEASES
  EIB President’s visit to China to strengthen partnership and increase climate engagement

EIB President’s visit to China to strengthen partnership and increase climate engagement

Asia, Europe, Finance, Policy, Sustainable Energy

Werner Hoyer, President of the European Investment Bank, the world’s largest internationally owned public bank, will this week lead a high-level delegation on an official visit to China

🎤CLIMATE LEADER PAPERS
  Tine Sundtoft

Giving living forests an economic value

by Tine Sundtoft
Ministry of Climate and Environment, Norway
  Adnan Z Amin

Renewable energy on islands: a pathway to prosperity

by Adnan Z Amin
International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)
  Dr Neil Hawkins

Breakthrough Collaborations: The Human Element at Work

by Dr Neil Hawkins
The Dow Chemical Company
EDITOR'S PICKS
  Ban Ki-moon to appoint new head of UN Environment Programme

Ban Ki-moon to appoint new head of UN Environment Programme

Worldwide, Policy

UN Secretary-General is set to appoint Erik Solheim of Norway as the new Executive Director of UNEP

  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

  Decarbonisation – the time is now

Decarbonisation – the time is now

Worldwide, Carbon Reduction, COP 21, Policy, Sustainable Energy

Barbara Hendricks, Federal Environment Minister, Germany

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