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  1. The climate finance pioneer
    The climate finance pioneer 4 May 2016

    The European Investment Bank (EIB) is one of the largest providers of climate-related investment globally. The EIB’s unique expertise and financial strength gets climate projects off the ground. However, the EIB cannot meet the challenge on its own. Cooperation with our partners is crucial. We focus where the impact of our investments is greatest. Innovative finance is key.

    Europe,Worldwide,Finance,Sustainable Energy,Carbon Reduction
  2. En route to the low and zero emissions society - Innovation Norway
    En route to the low and zero emissions society - Innovation Norway 2 Dec 2015

    Norwegians have always been intimately connected with challenging and spectacular nature; from rough oceans to rugged landscapes and jagged mountains. Over thousands of years, Norwegians have developed skills to not only control nature, but to survive and thrive with nature. Norway has been blessed with rich natural beauty, as well as an abundance of natural resources

    Europe,Tech. & Innovation,Sustainable Energy,Carbon Reduction
  3. Maritime Opportunities – Blue Growth for a Green Future: The Government's Maritime Strategy
    Maritime Opportunities – Blue Growth for a Green Future: The Government's Maritime Strategy 20 Oct 2015

    The Government's commitment to the maritime industry is firmly rooted in the Sundvolden platform. The maritime industry is currently among Norway's most global, innovative and forward-looking industries. Its employment rate, value creation and spillover to other industries make it an important driving force in Norwegian business and industry. In order for the industry to further develop its value creation potential, it must be given the necessary political attention in order to continue its positive development

    Europe,Tech. & Innovation,Policy,Carbon Reduction
  4. ENERGI21 Strategy 2014 - PART 2: Background, analysis and assessments
    ENERGI21 Strategy 2014 - PART 2: Background, analysis and assessments 20 Oct 2015

    The Energi21 board presents in this document the third national strategy for research, development, demonstration and commercialisation of new climate-friendly energy technology. The strategy is targeted towards value creation and efficient utilisation of resources in the energy sector through investment in R&D activities and new technology to benefit society as a whole. Trade and industry has played a leading role in the strategy processes, and close cooperation with universities and research institutes has been emphasised

    Europe,Policy,Sustainable Energy,Carbon Reduction
  5. GOWI AG  “Emptying landfills to clean oil spills!“
    GOWI AG “Emptying landfills to clean oil spills!“ 5 Nov 2014

    GOWI AG has the technology to empty landfills to gain raw materials that can clean spilled soil and water, reduce emission, cultivate desert areas, improve insulation from buildings, protect from fire and many more things...During the process, excess energy can be used to provide the neighbourhood with power.

    Europe,Tech. & Innovation,Sustainable Energy,Smart Cities
  6. A policy framework for climate and energy in the period from 2020 to 2030
    A policy framework for climate and energy in the period from 2020 to 2030 31 Jul 2014

    Much has been achieved since the EU adopted its first package of climate and energy measures in 2008. The EU is now well on track to meet the 2020 targets for greenhouse gas emissions reduction and renewable energy and significant improvements have been made in the intensity of energy use thanks to more efficient buildings, products, industrial processes and vehicles.

    Europe,Policy
  7. European Railway Traffic Management System: Kapsch
    European Railway Traffic Management System: Kapsch 7 Aug 2013

    Railways operate in a competitive environment and have to ensure operational safety, international interoperability, growth of transport capacities, and the reduction of travel time and reduction of life-cycle costs for equipment.

    Europe,Tech. & Innovation,Smart Cities
  8. Implementing Energy Efficient Data Centers: Schneider Electric
    Implementing Energy Efficient Data Centers: Schneider Electric 21 Apr 2013

    Paper explains how to quantify the electricity savings of data centres and provides examples of methods that can greatly reduce electrical power consumption

    Europe,Sustainable Energy
  9. The Water White Paper: House of Commons Environment Food and Rural Affairs Committee Vol. 2
    The Water White Paper: House of Commons Environment Food and Rural Affairs Committee Vol. 2 11 Apr 2013

    Defra’s much anticipated White Paper, Water for Life, follows Government-commissioned reviews of water policy and sets out how the Government plans to tackle some of the key challenges facing the water sector.

    Europe,Policy,Agriculture
  10. The Water White Paper: House of Commons Environment Food and Rural Affairs Committee Vol. 1
    The Water White Paper: House of Commons Environment Food and Rural Affairs Committee Vol. 1 11 Apr 2013

    The importance of managing water wisely has come to the forefront of public consciousness during our inquiry, with much of England gripped by severe drought and some areas simultaneously experiencing flooding.

    Europe,Policy,Agriculture

LIVE STREAM: SUSTAINABLE INNOVATION FORUM 2017 BONN, GERMANY

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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