EU tweaks rules that determine which investments are green

Under the new rules, one of the environmental objectives that should be considered is climate change mitigation and adaptation

European Investment Bank to end funding for fossil fuel projects

Future financing will aim to accelerate clean energy innovation, energy efficiency and renewable energy technologies

Spanish football team Real Betis kicks off green plans with climate goal

It has officially joined the UN’s Climate Neutral Now initiative

Audi drives forward with giant solar power plans

The project at Győr in Hungary will consist of 35,000 solar panels

UN: 39 of its agencies achieve climate neutrality

A total of 39 UN agencies and entities achieved climate neutral status last year. That’s according to the latest edition of its report, which showcases UN entities that are making an effort to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions and improve their overall environmental performance. The 39 agencies implemented a range of sustainable and energy efficiency […]

COP23 aims for climate neutrality

The UN Climate Change Conference (COP23) in Bonn aims to become fully climate neutral and is looking at different aspects of sustainability. The lion’s share of greenhouse gas emissions comes from long distance air travel with most delegates travelling from abroad. Further sources of emissions are from hotel overnight stays and the associated use of […]

Norwegian municipality pledges 100% climate neutrality

The Norwegian municipality of Arendal has pledged to become 100% climate neutral. It is the world’s first municipality to join the UN’s Climate Neutral Now initiative, which means it will measure and reduce emissions “to the greatest extent possible” and offset emissions that can be avoided. According to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change […]