Prince Charles launches initiative to address global sustainability challenges

Up to 12 new research fellowships will be created at Cambridge University with £3.6m in funding from industry partners

Royal opening for £1bn ‘energy superhighway’ in London

The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall have officially opened a new electricity superhighway in London, which supplies power from below the capital’s streets. National Grid’s £1 billion London Power Tunnels project to rewire the capital consists of 200km of high voltage power cables inside a network of 32km of tunnels. They run from […]

Prince Charles proposes green financing initiative

Prince Charles has proposed a new initiative to ensure small-scale environmental projects receive financing. The ‘Commonwealth Green Finance Facility’ sets out cost efficient and effective guarantees for green projects that struggle to get funding. The programme will seek investment from sovereign wealth funds and pension funds. The Prince of Wales made the announcement at the […]

Prince Charles: COP21 an opportunity to build resilient future

The UN climate conference in Paris is an opportunity to build “a truly resilient future” for the next few generations. The Prince of Wales made the comment yesterday at the 10th Commonwealth Business Forum in Malta, which brought together 1,300 business leaders from around 80 countries. He said the Commonwealth, its members and businesses have […]