Turning the recovery from Covid-19 into an opportunity for cities to become more sustainable, resilient, and provide access to healthy foods for all...
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The world has failed to halt global warming. Four years after the signing of the Paris Agreement, most experts predict global warming will exceed the agreed thresholds...
Bernhard Reinsberg 12 Jun 2020
The enormous death toll in New York City, the epicentre of the coronavirus outbreak in the US, led New York's governor, Andrew Cuomo, to write...
Colin McFarlane 8 Jun 2020
A recently released report has revealed the broad digital gap between high and low income Commonwealth countries...
24 Feb 2020
More than 50 mayors and governors from cities across the world will attend the 10th World Urban Forum (WUF10) in Abu Dhabi from 8-13 February...
24 Jan 2020
The Beyond the Grid Fund for Zambia (BGFZ) has resulted in 100,000 Zambian households having gained access to clean energy...
10 Apr 2019
Sweden has built the first smart road that will allow electric vehicles to charge as they drive...
Rick Greenough 26 Apr 2018
STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN: Three Japanese-born researchers won the Nobel Prize for Physics for inventing the LED lamp, a boon in fighting global warming and aiding people in poverty.
8 Oct 2014
NEW YORK, US: Purchases of environmentally protective products have grown significantly in two of the world's leading markets - China and Brazil; but the widespread perception that these products are too expensive may be blocking deeper adoption.
21 Aug 2012
VARA, SWEDEN / BARCELONA, SPAIN: Flexenclosure, a specialist provider of intelligent power management solutions for base stations, has won the telecom and mobile industry's GSMA 2012 Global Mobile Award recognising "excellence, achievement and innovation within the mobile communications industry". Flexenclosure won the Green Mobile Award for its E-site green power solution.
1 Mar 2012