The Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5º C was approved by the IPCC on Saturday in Incheon, Republic of Korea. It will be a key scientific input into the Katowice Climate Change Conference in Poland in December, when governments review the Paris Agreement to tackle climate change.
Post date: 10 Ott 2018
The PROSPECT learning programme enables peer-to-peer learning in regional and local authorities in order to finance and implement their sustainable energy and climate action plans. The programme builds upon successful financing schemes implemented in cities and regions in the European Union.
PROSPECT is open to all local authorities: cities, regions and their energy and climate agencies or municipal companies, from EU-28 countries + Iceland, Norway, Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, FYRoM, Montenegro, Serbia, Turkey, Moldova, Switzerland, Ukraine, Georgia, Armenia. +info
Post date: 5 Ott 2018
This short survey is concerned with how municipalities are managing the energy transition. It is part of a wider EU Horizon 2020 project: mPOWER - Municipal Action, Public Engagement and Routes Towards Energy Transition. While there are many innovative ideas (including remunicipalisation) that have led to more equitable, just and democratic energy policies, there is a need to replicate these local success stories and share more widely.
Post date: 27 Set 2018
The United Nations Global Compact, DNV GL and Sustainia have released the Global Opportunity Report, which turns some of the world’s biggest challenges into sustainable business opportunities.
Post date: 29 Giu 2018
The new Compete4SECAP project, or C4S, is building on resources developed in previous projects such as 50000&1 SEAPs working on the topics of energy management and action plan standards and the Save@Work project that organised municipal energy-saving competitions.
Post date: 11 Apr 2018
Two years after the Paris Agreement, the EU is firmly in the lead in fighting climate change. To that end the Commission announced a series of initiatives for a modern and clean economy at the One Planet Summit.
Post date: 16 Dic 2017
The Juncker Commission's contribution to the One Planet Summit, Paris, 12 December 2017
Post date: 16 Dic 2017
Un memorandum d'intesa tra la Patto dei sindaci dell'UE e l' Alleanza mondiale per soluzioni efficienti è stato firmato il 16 novembre 2017 durante la conferenza della Giornata europea dell'energia a Bonn , nel quadro della Conferenza delle Nazioni Unite sui c
Post date: 21 Nov 2017
Bruxelles, 6 novembre 2017
L'Unione europea si aspetta che quest'anno la conferenza sul clima delle Nazioni Unite (COP23) riafferma ancora una volta l'impegno della comunità internazionale ad intensificare la risposta globale ai cambiamenti climatici e raggiungere gli obiettivi dell'accordo di Parigi.
Post date: 7 Nov 2017
Building for Health. The nexus of green buildings, global health, and the U.N. sustainable development goals
The United Nations (UN) have developed a framework, known as the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), to encourage sustainable, equitable, and environmentally-conscious development by governments, private sector, and society over the subsequent 15 years. This report explores how green buildings intersect with 11 of the 17 goals, namely:
Post date: 1 Nov 2017