Enabling the Transition: Climate Innovation Systems for a Low-Carbon Future

Enabling the Transition: Climate Innovation Systems for a Low-Carbon Future New report from WWF supports Ethical Markets tracking of the Green Transition. This 2011 Enabling the Transition – Climate Innovation Systems for a Low Carbon Future report says that fast and scaled up support for innovative approaches to developing a …

Alliance of business and green groups supports Government announcement on carbon targets

An alliance of the UK’s largest businesses and environmental groups welcome yesterday’s commitment to a legally binding target to reduce carbon emissions to 2027. They state that strong and clear action on climate change is essential for long-term economic growth, jobs and competitive advantage. In an open letter to the …

Watch ISC on NewsHour

Dear Friends, Last night, PBS’s NewsHour aired a short segment on the tremendous cost that China’s industrial growth—largely fueled by coal—has had on the environment. As a result, China now generates more greenhouse gasses than any other country. ISC’s Environment, Health, and Safety (EHS) Academy in Guangdong was highlighted as …

Low Carbon Investment in Asia Briefing Event – Shanghai

Low Carbon Investment in Asia Briefing Event – Shanghai Date: Monday, March 21, 2011, 14:30-18:00 Venue: Chubb Insurance (China) Company Ltd. 13F, CITIC Square, No 1168 Nanjing Road West, Shanghai This event is free of charge It is our pleasure to invite you to join ASrIA and our project sponsor, …

Low Carbon Investment in Asia Briefing Event – Hong Kong

Publication from ASrIA Date: Friday, January 28, 2011, 9:00am – 11:30am Venue: 10th Floor, One Pacific Place, 88 Queensway, Admiralty, Hong Kong Report Download •Sector report •Framework report Event Summary Investors Talk about Mainstreaming of Climate Considerations in Asia and the Challenges to Integrate Climate Change Criteria into Investment Decisions …

ITUC Online – Climate Finance: Closing the ‘Political Will’ Gap

INTERNATIONAL TRADE UNION CONFEDERATION (ITUC) ITUC Online 166/081110 Climate Finance: Closing the ‘Political Will’ Gap Brussels, 8 November 2010 (ITUC OnLine): With climate negotiations reopening in less than four weeks and little hope for achieving a breakthrough, much was expected from the UN-sponsored panel on climate finance, who released its …