All articles for the topic: climate change mitigation
Climate Mitigation Finance Update: Investments Scale Solar Capacity, Improve Energy Efficiency and Accelerate REDD+
An innovative mapping tool from the World Bank will enable Pacific Islands to chart potential sites for renewable energy. Investments in solar energy capacity have been approved for off-grid solar energy in Kenya and the world's largest solar complex in Egypt.
Climate Finance Update - Mitigation: Green Bonds Break Records as China Pilots Large-scale Green Financing
The European Investment Bank has issued the "longest" green bond with a 30-year maturity, while Apple Inc. has added a US$1 billion bond to its existing US$1.5 billion bond which is the "largest" green bond emission to date.
UNEP-DTU Partnership has released a report titled 'Energy Efficiency Brief: Tbilisi, Georgia,' which lays out opportunities for the city to improve energy efficiency as a contribution to climate change mitigation.
A report by the World Green Building Council finds that, in order to keep the global temperature rise below 2Â°C above pre-industrial levels, all new buildings must operate at net zero carbon by 2030 and all existing buildings must be renovated to operate at net zero carbon by 2050.
Development of 2050 Scenario Analysis on Energy and Consolidation of the Balmorel Power Sector Modelling in the Indonesian Energy Outlook - IndonesiaIndonesia and Denmark are cooperating through an Environmental Support Programme, with the current third programme phase (ESP3) running from 2013 to 2017.
France submits its Long-term National Climate Plan, in which it commits to to reduce carbon emissions by 40% compared to 1990 levels by 2030, and achieve a 75% reduction by 2050.