Posts tagged 'renewable energy'

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Interview: A light bulb moment for renewable power

    This blog is part of a series of interviews on our Emerging Technologies 2014. What do we mean by “grid-scale… more

  • Strategic Partners Event

    Are we ready to pay for tomorrow's energy?

    Annual Meeting 2014

    22 - 25 Jan 2014, Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Will trade wars scupper renewable energy?

    The world invests more than US$ 1 trillion a year in energy, according to Sustainable Energy for All, an initiative set… more

  • Forum Article

    The new climate economics

    In its latest comprehensive assessment of the evidence on global warming, the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel… more

  • Social Entrepreneurs Event

    Renewable energy vital for Myanmar’s development

    World Economic Forum on East Asia 2013

    05 - 07 Jun 2013, Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar

  • Social Entrepreneurs Article

    Tackling Africa’s power poverty with renewable energy

    Historically, people associate the sound of Africa with the roar of the lion; but in reality, it’s the roar of the… more

  • Forum Article

    How can we unlock finance to fight climate change?

    In a series of blog posts curated by the World Economic Forum’s Climate Change Initiatives, a number of leading… more

  • Forum Article

    The secret to affordable renewable energy

    In a series of blog posts curated by the World Economic Forum’s Climate Change Initiatives, a number of leading… more

  • Forum Article

    Does renewable energy work better in developing countries?

    Ahead of the launch of the best-practice repository for Energy companies in September, Gao Jifan, chairman and chief… more

  • Forum Article

    Doris Leuthard: Is Switzerland sustainable?

    This week the Forum:Blog speaks with some of the people changing Switzerland’s landscape in the 21st century. Refl… more

  • Forum Article

    Difficult choices: Energy transition needs pragmatism

    In a series of posts related to to the World Economic Forum’s New Energy Architecture report, Simon Henry, Chief… more

  • Forum Article

    Japan’s energy challenge: from sustainability to survivability

    In a series of posts related to to the World Economic Forum’s New Energy Architecture report, Professor Tatsuo Masuda… more

  • Forum Article

    Is India dealing with its 95% increase in energy demand ?

    In a series of posts leading up to the World Economic Forum’s New Energy Architecture report launched on Monday 23rd… more

  • Forum Article

    Fuelling South Korea's transformation

    In a series of posts leading up to the World Economic Forum’s Energy for Economic Growth report launched on Wednesday… more

  • Forum Article

    Translating energy into lasting prosperity

    In a series of posts leading up to the World Economic Forum’s Energy for Economic Growth report launched on Wednesday… more

  • Forum Event

    A Green Thread to this Year’s Davos

    Annual Meeting 2012

    25 - 29 Jan 2012, Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    New EU initiative aims to boost social entrepreneurship

    By Mirjam Schöning, Senior Director, Schwab Foundation During the past two decades, social entrepreneurs have… more