FIFTEENTH ANNUAL CONGRESSIONAL RENEWABLE ENERGY & ENERGY EFFICIENCY EXPO + FORUM

Fifteenth Annual Congressional Renewable Energy & Energy Efficiency EXPO + Forum Thursday, June 21, 2012 9:30 am – 4:30 pm Cannon House Office Building Caucus Room (#345) & Veterans Affairs Committee Room (#340) U.S. House of Representatives Independence Avenue and New Jersey Avenue SE; Washington, DC

FIFTEENTH ANNUAL CONGRESSIONAL RENEWABLE ENERGY & ENERGY EFFICIENCY EXPO + FORUM

Fifteenth Annual Congressional Renewable Energy & Energy Efficiency EXPO + Forum Thursday, June 21, 2012 9:30 am – 4:30 pm Cannon House Office Building Caucus Room (#345) & Veterans Affairs Committee Room (#340) U.S. House of Representatives Independence Avenue and New Jersey Avenue SE Washington, DC

EM Special: Rio + 20 United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development

The United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (UNCSD) is being organized in pursuance of General Assembly Resolution 64/236 (A/RES/64/236). The Conference will take place in Brazil on 20-22 June 2012 to mark the 20th anniversary of the 1992 United Nations Conference on Environment and Development (UNCED), in Rio de Janeiro, …

Measure What Matters: Aligning performance indicators for global sustainable development, national Beyond GDP metrics and improved corporate reporting

Measure What Matters: Aligning performance indicators for global sustainable development, national Beyond GDP metrics and improved corporate reporting (Rio Centro, 20 June, 9:00 – 10:30, T 4) If there is one thing that will definitely come out of Rio+20 – it will involve metrics. The call for more coherent corporate …

Banking because the future Matters: Building a Financial System to Support a Green, Fair and Inclusive Economy

Banking because the future Matters: Building a Financial System to Support a Green, Fair and Inclusive Economy (Rio Centro; 17 June; 11.30 – 13:00, P3-6) The sad truth is that unless we see a fundamental shift in the way that our financial systems are organised, many of the conversations at …

The Green Power Fund: Carbon Negative Technologies for Sustainable Development

The Green Power Fund: Carbon Negative Technologies for Sustainable Development An official UNFCCC Side-Event to the RIO+20 UN Conference on Sustainable Development Dr. Graciela Chichilnisky is a member of the Ethical Markets Advisory Board ‘Green Power Fund’ (the original concept for ‘The Green Climate Fund’ which was approved at COP17) …