Posts Tagged ‘climate action’
American Sustainable Business Council: Please join ASBC’s call with senior White House officials on the President’s climate change proposals.
Featured Story Please join ASBC's call with senior White House officials on the President's climate change proposals. Join us on September 9th at 2:00 p.m. EST for a conference call with the White House and the Council on Environmental Quality. We will be joined by senior White House Advisors and look [...]
WRI Digest: Lessons from Florida: How Local Adaptation Efforts Can Complement National Climate Action.
Lessons from Florida: How Local Adaptation Efforts Can Complement National Climate Action. Bill Richardson -- WRI Board member, former governor of New Mexico and former Secretary of Energy -- participated in a climate rally in Miami last week. In a Huffington Post blog , Richardson writes, "Florida is the most vulnerable U.S. state to [...]
NewEnergyNews Daily Headlines http://www.NewEnergyNews.net/ FRIDAY WORLD, August 16: * CHINA’S PLAN TO CAP AND TRADE * EU OCEAN WIND LOOKS TO DEEP WATERS * RECORD Q2 SUN SHIPMENTS * FUEL CELL MRKT GROWING WORLDWIDE THINGS-TO-THINK-ABOUT THURSDAY, [...]
Los Angeles Crowdsources Solar Energy Generation | The Energy Collective Daily Los Angeles Crowdsources Solar Energy Generation Carbon Limits Another Victory in War on Pollution California Grid Operator Asks Geothermal to Help Feed the Duck Energy Chat: The Ins and Outs of President Obama's New Climate Change Plan [...]
International Women’s Earth and Climate Summit: From September 20th to 23rd, 2013, 100 global women leaders will convene in New York
Dear Friends, Best summer greetings. We are writing to you with some important announcements and a special request for your engagement in our work and some volunteer time! The International Women’s Earth and Climate Summit--From September 20th to 23rd, 2013, 100 global women leaders will convene in New York for a 3.5-day-long Summit. Women [...]
“It’s wrong to profit from wrecking the planet.” That’s what thousands of young people are saying across the U.S. who are demanding their colleges and universities strip fossil fuel investments from their endowment portfolios. They are arguing with passion -- and a considerable amount of organizing savvy -- that the still untapped 2795 [...]
To view this email as a web page, go here. WRI Digest: February 2013 Water Risk Maps | Reducing U.S. Emissions | Transportation & Road Safety New Aqueduct Mapping Tool Provides Unprecedented Ability to Assess Water [...]
World’s First Electric Ferry — With 10 Minute — Recharge National Climate Assessment Repeats The Obvious: We Need Climate Action Now The Big Green Apples: The Week In Cleantech, Jan 11, 2013 California Achieves 1,000 MW Installed Capacity Under Solar Initiative EIB Approves €500 Million Loan For German Wind [...]
PRESS RELEASE: A substantial funding gap for climate action under the next EU Financial Framework, new report warns
For immediate release: A substantial funding gap for climate action under the next EU Financial Framework, new report warns The next 2014-2020 EU Multi-annual Financial Framework (MFF) represents an important opportunity to accelerate the public and private investment needed to tackle climate change, potentially €270 billion a year in the [...]
Un-Backed Study Shows Technology Can Help World Move To Low-Carbon Economy New York, Apr 2 2012 3:05PM The use of broadband in information and communication technology (ICT) can help the world transition to a low carbon-economy and address the causes and effects of climate change, according to a United Nations-backed report report. “We [...]