"Irrepressible": Porritt on the potential of community energy

Wednesday, 08 January 2014 by Jonathon Porritt
Tags: Behaviour change, Carbon

The UK is seeing a surge in community-owned energy, says Forum for the Future's Founder-Director, Jonathon Porritt.

Carbon scrubber mimics bird and fish biology

Monday, 16 December 2013 by Anonymous (not verified)
Tags: Carbon, Climate change, Engineering

A new microvascular filtering system offers more efficient removal of CO2 from power station exhaust fumes.

Heat from London Underground to warm 500 homes

Wednesday, 11 December 2013 by Anonymous (not verified)
Tags: Carbon, Cities , Climate change, Engineering, Transport

An EU-funded scheme aims to provide low-cost heating for Londoners.

China to install record 12GW of solar PV in 2014

Tuesday, 10 December 2013 by Anonymous (not verified)
Tags: Carbon, Climate change, Economy

Low manufacturing costs, government initiatives to boost the domestic market and technological advancements are boosting China’s PV industry.

China looks to the wind for fresh water

Monday, 02 December 2013 by Anonymous (not verified)
Tags: Cities , Climate change, Economy, International development

China’s first wind-powered desalination plant will go into service this December in Dafeng.

UK gym converts workout energy into building power

Thursday, 28 November 2013 by Koray Yilmaz
Tags: Behaviour change, Health

As energy costs rise, a health club in Bristol has installed new equipment to harness the power of their customers.

Asia: land of opportunity and disruptive influence

Monday, 25 November 2013 by Anonymous (not verified)
Tags: Carbon, Cities , Climate change, Transport

Western companies should look east to stay ahead, says Dax Lovegrove, Head of Business Sustainability & Innovation, WWF-UK.

Singapore dips its toes in renewable waters

Tuesday, 19 November 2013 by Anonymous (not verified)
Tags: Carbon, Cities , Climate change

Tidal turbines and a micro grid test bed launched as Singapore sounds out the potential for low-carbon energy security.

We can’t wait for unanimity on climate action

Monday, 18 November 2013 by Anonymous (not verified)
Tags: Carbon, Climate change, Communications

Pascal Lamy, Chair of the Commission for Future Generations, makes the case for creative coalitions across states, cities and business.

Dubai moves forward on renewable targets

Friday, 15 November 2013 by Anonymous (not verified)
Tags: Carbon

The opening of Dubai’s first solar photovoltaic plant marks a first step towards a slightly greener, and more secure, future.

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