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19 09 2019 | 16:01

National Governments Can Unlock Nearly $24 Trillion by Investing in Zero-Carbon Cities.

Low-carbon measures in cities could reduce urban emissions by nearly 90% and support 87 million jobs annually by 2030

19 09 2019 | 09:25

HAEE Seminar: The Geopolitics of Energy in SE Europe.

The Geopolitics of Energy in SE Europe    "The Geopolitics of Energy in SE Europe" @ a glance:   When: 25 September 2019 Where: Theoxenia Palace Hotel | 2 Filadelfeos Street, Kifissia, 145…

19 09 2019 | 07:52

Barcelona's car-free 'superblocks' could save hundreds of lives.

Report predicts radical scheme could cut air pollution by a quarter as other cities including Seattle prepare to follow suit. Barcelona could save hundreds of lives and cut air pollution by a…

19 09 2019 | 07:19

The battle against wildlife poachers is increasingly high-tech.

As conservation groups get smarter about technology, so do the poachers they are fighting to stop. Wednesday marked a milestone in the battle to protect endangered species, when an international…

18 09 2019 | 08:44

Global renewable energy initiative aims to bring a billion people in from the dark.

Worldwide commission aims to end energy poverty in sub-Saharan Africa and south Asia by driving investment in new technology. Electricity could be delivered to more than a billion people currently…

17 09 2019 | 16:29

Re-energised Global Climate Action Portal Features Country Pages.

Bonn, 17 September – Today, the Global Climate Action portal – previously known as NAZCA (the Non-State Actor Zone for Climate Action) – relaunches with a new interactive map and country profile…

17 09 2019 | 15:39

Piraeus Bank joins new EIB green and urban infrastructure investment programme.

Piraeus Bank to support EUR 650 million national infrastructure initiative

17 09 2019 | 13:50

Creating Circularity - Responsible Business Forum on Sustainable Development, Singapore, 18-19 November 2019.

With world leading figures from business, government, investors and civil society gathered, RBF Singapore will provide a platform to transform industries and unlock the 4.5 trillion dollar circular…

17 09 2019 | 12:44

IRENA, UN Use Renewables To Deal With Desertification.

A memorandum of understanding signed by the institutions was not solar specific but the use of PV modules for shading, especially in agriculture, can reduce water consumption and help halt the…

16 09 2019 | 09:38

Flexible solar cells a step closer to reality.

Solar cells that use mixtures of organic molecules to absorb sunlight and convert it to electricity, that can be applied to curved surfaces such as the body of a car, could be a step closer thanks to…

16 09 2019 | 09:16

UAE has ambitious renewable energy goals, visions: IRENA Director-General.

Francesco La Camera, Director-General of the International Renewable Energy Agency, IRENA, has said that the UAE has ambitious goals and visions related to the renewable energy sector.

16 09 2019 | 09:04

2019’s Biggest Renewable Energy Trends Includes Microgrids.

According to new findings from Infiniti Research, 2019 looks extremely promising for the renewable energy sector. New renewable energy trends are likely to gain momentum as a greater number of…

15 09 2019 | 15:07

Register your innovative project in the Greening the Islands AWARDS 2019.

Apply your innovative project for islands in the Greening the Islands AWARDS 2019   Admission is free!

15 09 2019 | 14:53

Techno Economics of PV Systems Workshop – September 18 & 19, 2019.

DATE: 18 - 19 SEP 2019 PLACE: Qatar National Convention Centre,  Doha - Qatar

15 09 2019 | 14:42

The Green Workplace Summit.

The Green Workplace Summit will focus on developing a healthy, energy-efficient and sustainable built environment for all. Developing a green and circular economy that is responsive to national…

15 09 2019 | 14:41

WaveSub wraps up Cornwall tests.

Marine Power Systems has completed sea testing for its WaveSub prototype wave power device off the coast of Cornwall in England. Testing took place at the FaBTest site over the last 12 months…

15 09 2019 | 14:39

Invitation for ACES Wind Energy Conference (Singapore - 31 October 2019).

Organised by the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) in partnership with the 

15 09 2019 | 14:37

Brand New Renewable Technology Harnesses Electricity From The Cold, Dark Night.

Two years ago, one freezing December night on a California rooftop, a tiny light shone weakly with a little help from the freezing night air. It wasn't a very bright glow. But it was enough to…

15 09 2019 | 14:28

New Reactor Uses Renewable Energy to Turn Greenhouse Gases into Fuel for Hydrogen Batteries.

A common greenhouse gas could be repurposed in an efficient and environmentally friendly way with an electrolyzer that uses renewable electricity to produce pure liquid fuels. The catalytic reactor…

15 09 2019 | 14:11

Accra - C&I solar conference - 21 October 2019

Time: 08:00 AΜ To: 05:00 PM Date:Oct 21, 2019 AFSIA is proud to invite you to its first conference in Ghana. This conference will be co-organized with ECREEE, the ECOWAS Center for Renewable…