Green Economy

April 27, 2019

How TD Bank Group Is Aligning To The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals

At TD Bank Group helping to enrich the lives of our customers, colleagues and communities is one of our main purposes. As one of the largest […]
April 27, 2019

‘Why the green economy needs women’

RECRUITMENT DRIVE: Anjuli Pandit, UK head of corporate sustainability/primary sustainability manager at BNP Paribas, wants to see more women working in the sector WOMEN should consider […]
April 27, 2019

Kenya: Hotels, Industries Blamed for Filth Choking Nairobi River

Garbage floats in Nairobi River on February 2, 2019. High-end hotels in Nairobi’s Westlands have been blamed for the pollution of Nairobi River. According to the […]
April 27, 2019

Swindon Election 2019: Conservatives say “Let us carry on good work”

Conservatives happy they held onto control of the council at last year’s election The ruling Conservative group’s message to the Swindon electorate ahead of this year’s […]
April 11, 2019

The Challenges of the Green Economy

The challenges of the green economy demand new answers by a society that is more focused on concrete results for the future. Our society is determined […]
April 1, 2019

Senate Rejection of Green New Deal Won’t Slow Americans’ Desire for Climate Action

Flouting the will of the people, mocking the voices calling for change and anchoring our future to the dirty fuels of the past is a formula […]
April 1, 2019

Does Colorado Democrats’ New Climate Bill Go Far Enough?

Democratic lawmakers want Colorado to help fight climate change by cutting the state’s greenhouse-gas emissions in half over the next eleven years, and by 90 percent by 2050. […]
April 1, 2019

Global Coal Plant Development Continues to Decline

On March 27th, the Global Energy Monitor, Greenpeace Environment Trust, and the Sierra Club released its fifth annual survey of proposed coal plants worldwide, Boom and Bust […]
April 1, 2019

Bipartisan Senators Move to Cement Nuclear Power’s Future

A wide-ranging bill introduced by a large group of bipartisan U.S. senators on March 27 seeks to cement the role advanced nuclear reactors will play in […]
April 1, 2019

Op-Ed from Pete Vordenberg on Getting Involved

This op-ed comes from Pete Vordenberg, former fast skier and U.S. Ski Team Coach, and present dad, husband, photographer and climate activist.  Join POW, CCL, and […]
March 30, 2019

Global briefing: Are coal’s prospects going up in smoke?

Are coal’s prospects going up in smoke? The number of coal-fired power plants under construction around the world fell sharply in 2018, according to a new […]
February 21, 2019

Green Economy identified as viable alternative to Nigeria’s energy needs

Officials of the Energy Commission of Nigeria and other allied  Agencies have been charged to show uncommon commitment in the Federal Government renewable energy programme to […]
February 21, 2019

Note to Ocasio-Cortez and Green New Dealers: The economy is not the government

Massachusetts Sen. Edward J. Markey, center, New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and others hold a press conference on the Green New Deal outside the Capitol on Feb. […]
February 21, 2019

Whatever the Brexit outcome, the UK desperately needs a green new deal

Co-ordinated state action is necessary to address climate change without harming the economy or inflicting the costs on the poorest. As the United Kingdom approaches the […]
February 21, 2019

The green economy should not be ignored

Fong Yee Chan is senior product manager at FTSE Russell Fong Yee Chan is senior product manager at FTSE Russell FONG YEE CHAN Email Published: 00:01 […]
February 21, 2019

City-funded programme generates R67,9 million for Cape’s green economy

The Western Cape Industrial Symbiosis Programme (WISP) that is managed by City business partner, GreenCape, generated a massive R67,9 million towards Cape Town’s green economy in […]
February 11, 2019

Flexing new political muscle, the outdoor industry unites for a historic push against climate change

In Denver, an alliance of ski and outdoor organizations resolves to tackle “the most pressing environmental issue of our time” The outdoor industry blared a first-ever […]
February 11, 2019

WATCH: Cannabis starter packs fly off the shelves

One nursery in Cape Town says interest in its new cannabis starter pack, is at an all-time high. A first on the local market Starke Ayres […]
February 11, 2019

Oregon climate legislation would limit pollution and protect communities

Statement from EDF Senior Attorney, Erica Morehouse Oregon lawmakers unveiled their detailed legislative proposal Thursday afternoon for how the state can meet or exceed its ambitious […]
December 11, 2018

Climate change activists end occupation of government building

Update 4.28pm: A group of activists have ended their occupation of the Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment in Dublin. They voluntarily left the Department’s offices […]