Press releases

10.06.2014

Climate action transparency key to trustworthiness

New carbonn Cities Climate Registry (cCCR) report reveals that global voluntary reporting of local climate action triggers trustworthiness, access to finance and citizen engagement


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04.06.2014

With Developing World’s Policy Support, Global Renewable Energy Generation Capacity Jumps to Record Level

Now 95 emerging economies nurture renewable energy growth through supportive policies, up six-fold from just 15 countries in 2005.


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29.05.2014

Urban Areas are most at Risk from Climate Change

Bonn, Germany, 29 May 2014: Cities account for 37–49% of global greenhouse gas emissions and urban infrastructure accounts for over 70% of global energy use. This is just one of the facts found in the “Climate Change: Implications for Cities - Key Findings from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Fifth Assessment Report (Cities Summary) – drawing attention to the need for climate change mitigation and adaptation.


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08.05.2014

ICLEI meldet sich zu Wort: Die Chancen eines EcoMobility World Festivals in Berlin: Eine einmalige Möglichkeit für Bewohner die Mobilität der Zukunft zu erfahren

Bonn, 7. Mai 2014 Ein EcoMobility World Festival 2015 bietet Bewohnern während eines Monats die Möglichkeit, die Mobilität der Zukunft zu erfahren. ÖkoMobilität (international: EcoMobility) ist eine ökonomisch und ökologisch verträgliche Form der Fortbewegung und des Transports und bietet einen substanziellen Beitrag zum Klimaschutz sowie zu sauberer Luft und einem gesunden Leben in der Stadt.


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11.04.2014

Innovation, collaboration and their citizens make cities smart

Set amidst the premise of promoting dialogue between cities and companies, the Global Town Hall 2014 brought to the forefront the need for collaboration, innovation and citizen participation.


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03.04.2014

Trillions of Dollars of Public Spending to be Directed Towards Greening Global Markets

A new global programme, launched Tuesday, will harness the power of the trillions of dollars that governments spend on public procurement each year towards a shift to a more resource-efficient world.


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28.03.2014

In year of climate ambition, Cape Town blazes a trail for urban action

Prominent Figures in the Field of Climate Change Congratulate the South African City for Winning Earth Hour City Challenge


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