Sustainable Innovation Forum

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$1 billion of new funding announced for climate adaptation projects

The Green Climate Fund (GCF) is providing a fresh injection of $1 billion to combat climate change in poor countries. The (...)

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Interview with Davida Herzl, CEO and Co-Founder, Aclima

Climate Action caught up with Davida Herzl, CEO and Co-Founder, Aclima, ahead of the Sustainable Innovation Forum, organised (...)

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The 8th Sustainable Innovation Forum brought climate leaders together in Bonn

On 13-14 November, Climate Action, in official partnership with UN Environment held the 8th edition of the Sustainable Innova (...)

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Bertrand Piccard talks about the true power of innovation for climate action

The visionary innovator who flew 40,000 km in a solar-fuelled plane urged companies to pursue revolutionary ideas as the (...)

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International Mayors work together at climate talks to fight air pollution

During the second day of the 8th Sustainable Innovation Forum, a host of city Mayors and regions joined forces to discuss (...)

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Political leaders make the case for stronger action on climate

During the first day of the 8th Sustainable Innovation Forum, international energy and environment ministers have urged the (...)

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Official US climate report attributes 92% of climate change to human activity

The US Government has released a special report which concludes that it is “extremely likely” human activities have been (...)

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China’s largest ride-hailing company to build its own electric vehicles charging network

Didi Chuxing has announced the establishment of a joint venture to build its own charging network for public use and for (...)

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Renewable energy hits record popularity in the UK

Official figures show that renewable energy has hit record popularity in the UK, while support for fracking has hit a record (...)

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Australian steelworks aims to unite renewable energy with heavy industry

Whyalla Steelworks, a major steel and rail manufacturer based in South Australia, has announced the development of 1GW renewa (...)

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Seven EU countries urged the European Commission for stricter vehicle carbon emissions standards

A group of EU countries comprising Austria, Ireland, Belgium, the Netherlands, Portugal, Luxembourg, and Slovenia has written (...)

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Fiji issues first developing country sovereign green bond of $50 million for climate resilience

Fiji has become the first emerging market to issue a sovereign green bond after it raised 100 million Fijian dollars to finan (...)

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Canadian province Manitoba publishes its Climate and Green Plan

On Friday, Manitoba’s Government published its proposed Climate and Green Plan outlining its 2018-2022 strategy to fight (...)

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Richard Branson leads green energy plan to rebuild the post-hurricane Caribbean

The multi-billionaire founder of Virgin Group Richard Branson aims to lead the post-hurricane rebuilding effort in the Caribb (...)