Renewable Energy in COVID Times

Renewable energy in COVID times By Gwenaëlle Avice-Huet, Executive Vice President of ENGIE & CEO of ENGIE North America As COVID swept the globe, governments quickly implemented solutions to protect vulnerable individuals, industries, and companies.  And though economic policies designed to help companies and communities through the pandemic supported many, some industries were not insulated …

Long-term climate strategy not impacted by COVID-19, says global business – but governments have a bigger role to play

Long-term climate strategy not impacted by COVID-19, says global business – but governments have a bigger role to play New data released today by international non-profit, The Climate Group, shows a call to climate action from corporates But nearly half (47%) said they still need more supportive government policies to be able to achieve their …

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson brings forward end date for new conventional petrol and diesel vehicles to 2030

A new level of credibility for PPAs: 24/7 PPA put into practice UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson brings forward end date for new conventional petrol and diesel vehicles to 2030 Prime Minister Boris Johnson will announce tomorrow that the UK Government is bringing forward the end date for selling new conventional petrol and diesel vehicles …

Driving climate action at Wales Climate Week 2020

Driving climate action at Wales Climate Week 2020 Wales may be a small nation, but we have big ambition, writes Lesley Griffiths MS, Minister for Environment, Energy and Rural Affairs, Welsh Government Wales may be a small nation, but we have big ambition. Over the last 20 years Wales has been leading action in ensuring …

Woolworths joins the global RE100 renewable energy initiative

Woolworths joins the global RE100 renewable energy initiative Woolworths Group commits to be powered by 100% renewable electricity by 2020. As one of Australia’s largest energy users, its RE100 commitment will reduce emissions and create clean energy jobs right across AustraliWoolworths Group is the biggest Australian energy user yet to join RE100. It joins 267 …

MINDSPACE BUSINESS PARKS REIT JOINS EV100

Press releases MINDSPACE BUSINESS PARKS REIT JOINS EV100 First real estate entity from India to join the EV100 initiative, committing to transitioning to 100% electric mobility by 2030 Announcement featured at Climate Week NYC 2020 – the time and place where the world gathers to showcase amazing climate action and discuss how to do more Empowers …

EV100 and the drive for electric transport

EV100 and the drive for electric transport 4.8 million vehicles are being committed to net zero emissions by 2030 under the Climate Group’s EV100 initiative. EV100 has grown significantly since it was launched in 2017, spanning a wide range of sectors in more than 80 markets worldwide. It now includes: 88 committed companies with US$1 trillion in combined …

RE100 LEADERSHIP AWARDS 2020: The Winners

RE100 LEADERSHIP AWARDS 2020: THE WINNERS Global companies are being hailed winners of the inaugural RE100 Leadership Awards at Climate Week NYC. RE100 is a global initiative led by international non-profit the Climate Group in partnership with CDP. It now brings together more than 260 of the world’s most influential companies committed to 100% renewable power in more than 140 …