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Top business leaders call on Boris Johnson to set out green recovery plan

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Heathrow, HSBC and National Grid among 200 CEOs calling for a ‘clean, just recovery’

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Top business leaders call on Boris Johnson to set out green recovery plan

Top business leaders call on Boris Johnson to set out green recovery plan

Heathrow, HSBC and National Grid among 200 CEOs calling for a ‘clean, just recovery’

Green energy could drive Covid-19 recovery with $100tn boost

Green energy could drive Covid-19 recovery with $100tn boost

Speeding up investment could deliver huge gains to global GDP by 2050 while tackling climate emergency, says report

7 key priorities for a green and resilient recovery

7 key priorities for a green and resilient recovery

The Energy Transitions Commission outlined the priorities and they are backed by high and low carbon businesses alike.

$110 Trillion Renewables Stimulus Package Could Create 50 Million Jobs

$110 Trillion Renewables Stimulus Package Could Create 50 Million Jobs

The International Renewable Energy Agency has unveiled an incredibly ambitious plan to restart the world economy by a massive $110 trillion stimulus package that would create 50 million ...

This Is Why We Need To Build Back Better For A More Sustainable Future

This Is Why We Need To Build Back Better For A More Sustainable Future

Governments need to 'build back better' in the wake of the pandemic. That means prioritising clean, green, climate-friendly infrastructure,says the International Renewable Energy Agency.

Can emerging economies afford a "green" recovery from Covid-19?

Can emerging economies afford a "green" recovery from Covid-19?

The dramatic slowdown in industrial production, energy demand and transport activity in the first quarter of 2020 has led to significantly lower levels of air pollution, sparking debate ...

Energy firms rally behind green stimulus call

Energy firms rally behind green stimulus call

A coalition of 40 global businesses – including energy majors such as BP, Iberdrola, Orsted, and Shell – have called on governments to support "a massive wave of investments in renewable ...

Climate Assembly UK concludes in world transformed by coronavirus

Climate Assembly UK concludes in world transformed by coronavirus

Several UK publications report that the UK’s first “Climate Assembly” concluded over the weekend. The Guardian says the assembly’s final meeting was postponed and moved online due to the ...

The global community is finally acting on climate change, but we need to switch to renewable energy faster

The global community is finally acting on climate change, but we need to switch to renewable energy faster

The use of fossil fuels has to end and be replaced by sustainable energy as quickly as possible. The Paris Agreement was a good start but states continuing to work together is key.

The growing urgency of shifting to a low carbon economy

The growing urgency of shifting to a low carbon economy

As we recover from the COVID-19 pandemic, we must also heed the warnings of our warming world. The imperative to change our societies in ways compatible with the boundaries our planet has ...

Building back better: A net-zero emissions recovery

Building back better: A net-zero emissions recovery

Analysis of possible COVID-19 economic recovery packages shows the potential for strong alignment between the economy and the environment.  read more »

Renewable energy can power Britain’s post-crisis recovery

Renewable energy can power Britain’s post-crisis recovery

One of the many effects of this crisis has been tumbling oil prices, with some indexes even going negative last week. Given that economic activity pretty much everywhere has fallen off a ...

Climate Policy In 2018 Centers On IPCC Warning & Continued Global Growth

Climate Policy In 2018 Centers On IPCC Warning & Continued Global Growth

As the year draws to a close it is only natural to look back at what has been, and forward at what might be. This is doubly important for the global clean energy industry and the policies ...

Can we tackle both climate change and Covid-19 recovery? | Free to read

Can we tackle both climate change and Covid-19 recovery? | Free to read

Two experts debate whether shift to low carbon can push forward amid economic stress

Global Coalition of Energy, Industry and Finance Leaders Calls for Economic Stimulus to be Invested in the Economy of the Future

Global Coalition of Energy, Industry and Finance Leaders Calls for Economic Stimulus to be Invested in the Economy of the Future

The Energy Transitions Commission highlights 7 key priorities to help the global economy recover while building a healthier, more resilient, net-zero-emissions economy New Delhi, 6 May ...

Will renewable energy be a winner in global post-pandemic recovery programs?

Will renewable energy be a winner in global post-pandemic recovery programs?

The renewable energy industry has weathered the effects of the pandemic according to the Financial Times of London, which reports one industry insider saying, “the pandemic does not affect ...

3 Reasons to Invest in Renewable Energy Now

3 Reasons to Invest in Renewable Energy Now

Clean energy yields an economic return 3 to 8 times higher than the initial investment, while creating jobs and reducing air pollution.

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Network Energy in the News Stopping Global Warming Will Cost $50 Trillion: Morgan Stanley Report While estimates vary on the cost of halting global warming and reducing net carbon emissions ...

Ministerial roundtable on Economic Recovery through Investments in Clean Energy

Ministerial roundtable on Economic Recovery through Investments in Clean Energy

Ministerial roundtable on Economic Recovery through Investments in Clean Energy - Event listed by the International Energy Agency