climate action

ATLANTA – In light of recent action by 197 countries agreeing to amend the Montreal Protocol to phase down the production and consumption of hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs) globally, industry experts will share guidance on how to incorporate low global warming potential refrigerants at the ASHRAE 2017 Winter Conference.  
Post date: 3 Nov 2016
Type: News

  On 25 October 2016, the International Energy Agency (IEA) announced that it was significantly increasing its five-year growth forecast for renewables thanks to strong policy support in key countries and sharp cost reductions. Renewables have surpassed coal last year to become the largest source of installed power capacity in the world.  
Post date: 2 Nov 2016
Type: News

Market Analysis and Forecasts to 2021    
Post date: 2 Nov 2016
Type: Publication

The event was divided into 2 parts:   The first part included an educational presentation and discussion with students on the issue of Climate Change. Students were informed about the causes and effects, highlighted the key role of themselves in addressing the problem through interactive discussion. At the same time, they discovered the various ways in which they take action in order to reduce energy consumption and protect the climate.  
Post date: 31 Oct 2016
Type: Publication

15 Climate Stars given to cities and regions in 7 countries   On 6 October 2016, in Lower Austria’s Grafenegg Castle, 15 municipalities, regions and associations of local authorities from seven European countries were awarded with a Climate Star for their outstanding climate action initiatives. The local projects cover a wide range of topics, from energy and mobility to food systems and sustainable procurement up to climate justice and climate change adaptation.  
Post date: 20 Oct 2016
Type: News

Implementing the Paris Climate Agreement: An Action Framework    
Post date: 18 Oct 2016
Type: Publication

On 15 October 2016, in Kigali, Rwanda, 197 countries struck a landmark deal to reduce the emissions of powerful greenhouse gases, hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs), in a move that could prevent up to 0.5 degrees Celsius of global warming by the end of this century.
Post date: 17 Oct 2016
Type: News

A new report, prepared by the Association for the Conservation of Energy (ACE) and the Regulatory Assistance Project (RAP), presents a worrying picture of the UK’s prospects for achieving its carbon targets in the building sector.  
Post date: 12 Oct 2016
Type: News

This report, prepared by the Association for the Conservation of Energy (ACE) and the Regulatory Assistance Project (RAP), looks into what emissions abatement current UK Government policy is set to achieve in the buildings sector for the 5th Carbon Budget (set as a total of 1,725 MtCO2e that can be emitted over the period from 2028 to 2032).
Post date: 10 Oct 2016
Type: Publication

On 29 September 2016, academics, business leaders and government officials in Cyprus celebrated the roll-out of new Climate-KIC climate innovation programmes at a high-level event in Nicosia.  
Post date: 10 Oct 2016
Type: News