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Renewable energy will be main source of global energy by 2040, finds BP

The new 2019 Energy Outlook report by BP has found that the demand for renewable energy is growing.

Interview with Jesper Brodin, CEO of IKEA Group, SIF18

Climate Action caught up with Jesper Brodin, CEO of IKEA Group, at the Sustainable Innovation Forum 2018.

Thousands of UK students strike over climate change

Following in the footsteps of Greta Thunberg, school children across the UK have gone on strike for climate change.

Electric cars now cheaper than petrol or diesel alternatives, report finds

New research has found that electric cars are now cheaper to run compared to petrol and diesel alternatives.

Reducing food waste in restaurants can provide financial opportunity, report finds

A new report has outlined how the food industry can save money while reducing food waste.

UK must aim for net zero plastic waste exports by 2030, finds report

A new report by Policy Connect has found that urgent action needs to be taken by the Government to reduce the growing plastic pollution...

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Sustainable Investment Forum Europe 2019

The highly successful Sustainable Investment Forum Europe, hosted by Climate Action in partnership with UNEP Finance Initiative returns to Paris in March 2019.

While the European market is leading the global climate finance market, with advanced SRI and ESG strategies, green bond...

Sustainable Investment Forum North America 2019

The Sustainable Investment Forum North America, held in partnership with UNEP Finance Initiative, is the premier meeting space for sustainable finance professionals during Climate Week NYC.

Back for its 4th edition in September 2019, the forum will welcome over 300 attendees...

UK named worst in Europe for ‘illegal’ electronic waste exports

A new report has found that Britain is the worst offender in Europe for illegally exporting toxic electronic waste.

Interview with Paulus Tjakrawan Taningdjaja, IBPA, SIF18

Climate Action caught up with Paulus Tjakrawan Taningdjaja, Commissioner at Indonesian Biofuels Producer Association (IBPA), at the...

A third of Himalayan glaciers will melt by 2100

A new study has found that a 2 degree temperature rise could melt half of glaciers in the Hindu Kush Himalayan region.

UK campaigners propose free bus initiative to reduce pollution

Friends of the Earth has called for the transformation of the transport system to reduce emissions and meet forthcoming climate...

Climate change will change the colour of Earth’s oceans by the end of the 21st century

A new study by MIT has found that climate change could affect the colour of the ocean, intensifying its blue and green...

Interview with Toshinori Abe, Sekisui House, SIF18

Climate Action caught up with Toshinori Abe, Chairman and Representative Director at Sekisui House, at the Sustainable Innovation Forum...

Germany to phase out coal by 2038

The Federal Government in Germany has announced plans to phase out coal by 2038.

Waitrose and Partners launch £1 million initiative for plastic pollution

Waitrose and Partners have launched a £1 million fund which will be used to target plastic pollution.

Arctic region experiencing its warmest century in over 115,000 years

Climate change is revealing Arctic landscapes that haven't been seen in over 40,000 years.

Bali to impose ‘tourist tax’ for plastic pollution

Bali have announced plans to implement a tourist tax which targets plastic pollution.

Adidas to produce 11 million pairs of shoes made from recycled plastic in 2019

Adidas have announced their commitment to make 11 million pairs of shoes made from recycled plastic in 2019.

Students’ protest for climate change

Following in the footsteps of Greta Thunberg, school children have gone on strike for climate change.

‘10 year challenge’ sparks environmental concern

A new 10 year challenge has sparked environmental concern about how much the environment has changed in the last ten years.

New study finds significant decline in North American glaciers

A new study has found that there has been a significant decline in glaciers in Western North America.