Posts tagged ‘renewable energy’

  • To match feature RENEWABLES/DENMARK Forum Article

    How people are coming together to tackle climate change

    The People’s Climate March on September 21 was a watershed for the emerging global… more

  • Small geothermal power plant is seen near the town of Laugarvatn Forum Article

    Why governments must lead on climate change

    United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has just hosted a special summit in New York intended to spur… more

  • Men pose with Samsung Galaxy S3 Nokia Lumia 820 and iPhone 4 smartphones in photo illustration in Zenica Forum Article

    How mobile phones can save, not waste, energy

    The mobile industry is experiencing explosive growth worldwide, fuelled by almost 7 billion subscribers… more

  • Chimneys are seen through a window at a coal-fired power plant on a hazy day in Shimen county Forum Article

    Don’t be surprised if China puts a cap on carbon

    In China – the world’s largest emitter of carbon dioxide – policy-makers have been discussing the… more

  • Windmills generate electricity in the windy rolling foothills of the Rocky Mountains near the town of Pincher Creek Forum Event

    Why shifting to renewables is not mission impossible

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014

    , Tianjin, People's Republic of China

  • To match feature RENEWABLES/DENMARK Forum Event

    How governments can drive the green revolution

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014

    , Tianjin, People's Republic of China

  • Fishermen row a boat in the algae-filled Chaohu Lake in Hefei, Anhui province Forum Article

    Cause for new optimism on climate change?

    In the rarified atmosphere of Aspen, Colorado, last week I attended the 11th American Renewable Energy Day… more

  • Forum Article

    How China became a climate leader

    In what some might consider a surprising development, China – currently the world’s la… more

  • Forum Article

    Can Africa’s desert sun power Europe?

    Up to 20% of power demand in Europe can be obtained by connecting African deserts to… more

  • Forum Article

    How can we make our cities carbon-free?

    The future of the world’s climate will be decided in our cities. Urban areas already account for up… more

  • Young Global Leaders Article

    How big data will clean up India’s energy act

    There are close to a billion people worldwide who don't have access to energy. Of these, 400… more

  • Social Entrepreneurs Event

    Fastest path to universal energy? Let the market decide

    World Economic Forum on Africa 2014

    , Abuja, Nigeria

  • Young Global Leaders Event

    How will hydropower shape Africa’s future?

    World Economic Forum on Africa 2014

    , Abuja, Nigeria

  • Global Shapers Article

    Three ways we can turn tomorrow’s cities green

    Today is International Earth Day. With more than half the world's population living in urban… more

  • 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… more

  • Strategic Partners Event

    Are we ready to pay for tomorrow’s energy?

    Annual Meeting 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… more

  • Forum Article

    The new climate economics

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