RE100 Leadership Awards 2020: Judging panels

RE100 LEADERSHIP AWARDS 2020: JUDGING PANELS

We are delighted to announce the judging panels for the RE100 Leadership Awards which are held in partnership with CDP. The Awards...

The Climate Group supports plans to increase the EU 2030 climate target

THE CLIMATE GROUP SUPPORTS PLANS TO INCREASE THE EU 2030 CLIMATE TARGET

This month, The Climate Group has submitted feedback to the open consultation of the European Commission on European Union climate...

 
 
 
Ridesharing company Lyft commits to reaching 100% electric vehicles by 2030

RIDESHARING COMPANY LYFT COMMITS TO REACHING 100% ELECTRIC VEHICLES BY 2030

Lyft estimates commitment will reduce 16 million metric tons of GHG emissions and save up to $10 billion for drivers through EV transition San...

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

17 June 2020, London : In spite of uncertainties and challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic, 97% of business professionals say...

 
 
 
Unlock corporate sourcing of renewables to deliver a cleaner, stronger EU, say multinationals

UNLOCK CORPORATE SOURCING OF RENEWABLES TO DELIVER A CLEANER, STRONGER EU, SAY MULTINATIONALS

50+ major companies call for corporate renewables to be built into the EU's COVID-19 economic stimulus package - includes 40+ of Europe's...

The Climate Group welcomes new India Director

THE CLIMATE GROUP WELCOMES NEW INDIA DIRECTOR

New Delhi, 5 th June 2020 -The Climate Group, today welcomes Divya Sharma to its international leadership team as India Director. Sharma...

 
 
 
Business and government affirm climate commitments on World Environment Day

BUSINESS AND GOVERNMENT AFFIRM CLIMATE COMMITMENTS ON WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY

Over 20 major companies have pledged ambitious climate action on World Environment Day today. As leaders from around the world discuss...

Major British businesses commit to electrify their fleets on World Environment Day

MAJOR BRITISH BUSINESSES COMMIT TO ELECTRIFY THEIR FLEETS ON WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY

On World Environment Day, British businesses are leading the transition to electric transport. Five major companies join The Climate...

 
 
 
Going above and beyond: the future of renewable energy leadership

GOING ABOVE AND BEYOND: THE FUTURE OF RENEWABLE ENERGY LEADERSHIP

As markets evolve and expectations grow, the leadership bar is rising for global companies on their use of clean energy. This year...

RE100 Leadership Awards 2020: companies going above and beyond to accelerate a clean energy future

RE100 LEADERSHIP AWARDS 2020: COMPANIES GOING ABOVE AND BEYOND TO ACCELERATE A CLEAN ENERGY FUTURE

The first ever RE100 Leadership Awards 2020 have been launched by The Climate Group in partnership with CDP . The inaugural Awards...

 
 
 
The Climate Group Supports BlackLivesMatter

THE CLIMATE GROUP SUPPORTS BLACKLIVESMATTER

In response to the events we are witnessing throughout the U.S, we stand in solidarity with the Black community to condemn the incidents...

New UK business group launched to accelerate switch to 100% EV sales

NEW UK BUSINESS GROUP LAUNCHED TO ACCELERATE SWITCH TO 100% EV SALES

Monday 1 June, London - The international non-profit The Climate Group is today announcing a new partnership with BT Group: the UK...

 
 
 
23 U.S. states sue Trump Administration today over fuel efficiency rollbacks

23 U.S. STATES SUE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION TODAY OVER FUEL EFFICIENCY ROLLBACKS

On Wednesday, May 23, 2020, 23 U.S. states, the District of Columbia, and four major cities filed suit against the Trump administration...

Corporate renewable energy sourcing: the way to 100% renewable electricity in India

CORPORATE RENEWABLE ENERGY SOURCING: THE WAY TO 100% RENEWABLE ELECTRICITY IN INDIA

By Atul Mudaliar, Senior Manager - Energy Transitions , The Climate Group and Shailesh Telang, Technical Manager , CDP The emergence...

 
 
 
New dates announced for COP26

NEW DATES ANNOUNCED FOR COP26

Thursday 28 May, London - The UK government has today confirmed that the UN climate change conference, COP26, will be held in November...

EU Commission announces COVID-19 recovery package

EU COMMISSION ANNOUNCES COVID-19 RECOVERY PACKAGE

The European Commission President, Ursula von der Leyen, has today presented a new proposal for the EU's updated seven-year €1 trillion...

 
 
 
The Climate Group Welcomes Two New North American Board of Directors - David Crane and Gary Doer

THE CLIMATE GROUP WELCOMES TWO NEW NORTH AMERICAN BOARD OF DIRECTORS - DAVID CRANE AND GARY DOER

New York, NY - May 26, 2020 - International non-profit, The Climate Group, welcomes two new Directors to the organization's North American...

The Under2 Coalition celebrates five years of driving climate leadership

THE UNDER2 COALITION CELEBRATES FIVE YEARS OF DRIVING CLIMATE LEADERSHIP

For five years the Under2 Coalition has been driving climate leadership. Now, in the first year of the Climate Decade, the world's...

 
 
 
New partnership to boost business use of smart LED lighting

NEW PARTNERSHIP TO BOOST BUSINESS USE OF SMART LED LIGHTING

Thousands of facilities management professionals across the UK will have a fresh opportunity to learn about the business benefits of...

Petersberg Climate Dialogue: rallying call for global net-zero transition policies

PETERSBERG CLIMATE DIALOGUE: RALLYING CALL FOR GLOBAL NET-ZERO TRANSITION POLICIES

Today the UN Secretary-General, António Guterres, has warned governments that delaying climate action in the face of COVID-19 recovery...

 
 
 



Glee's Amber Riley posts tear-jerking video of Naya Rivera singing with son

Glee's Amber Riley posts tear-jerking video of Naya Rivera singing with son

Glee star Naya River was found dead in Lake Piru in California on Monday following a boat trip with her beloved four-year-old son Josey that ended in tragedy Read more ...

China row erupts as 'clear-eyed' Britain to RIP OUT all Huawei 5G telecoms...

China row erupts as 'clear-eyed' Britain to RIP OUT all Huawei 5G telecoms equipment

CHINA has received a stern warning from the UK Government as Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden announced to the Commons Britain will officially ban Chinese tech giant Huawei. Read more ...

Jurgen Klopp insists Manchester City's European ban escape was 'not a good...

Jurgen Klopp insists Manchester City's European ban escape was 'not a good day for football'

UEFA initially handed City a European ban for breaching FFP regulations, but City appealed to the Court of Arbitration for Sport and subsequently had the ban taken away. Read more ...

What the Huawei ban means for your phone, broadband and the future of 5G

What the Huawei ban means for your phone, broadband and the future of 5G

Huawei equipment will have to be removed from Britain's 5G network by 2027 - but what does that mean for your devices, and for the future of high speed internet in the UK?... Read more ...

Clive Tyldesley breaks silence after being replaced as ITV's lead commentator

Clive Tyldesley breaks silence after being replaced as ITV's lead commentator

Clive Tyldesley joined ITV from the BBC in 1996 Veteran ITV football commentator Clive Tyldesley admits he has been left ‘baffled' by the broadcaster's decision to replace him... Read more ...

Carole Baskin's fury after being tricked into a video message for Rolf Harris

Carole Baskin's fury after being tricked into a video message for Rolf Harris

EXCLUSIVE: Tiger King star Carole Baskin has been convinced into leaving a video message for Rolf Harris on Cameo - which also namedrops the notorious Jimmy Savile Read more ...

Arteta explains why fixture scheduling has handicapped Arsenal

Arteta explains why fixture scheduling has handicapped Arsenal

Arsenal head coach Mikel Arteta has bemoaned the fixture scheduling since the Premier League restart, admitting his players have amassed “crazy minutes” on the pitch in recent... Read more ...

Jess Varnish loses employment tribunal appeal in British Cycling case

Jess Varnish loses employment tribunal appeal in British Cycling case

The 29-year-old, who was let go for performance reasons in 2016, won her right to appeal against the January 2019 decision back in December but now the tribunal's initial... Read more ...

Liverpool told Man City's appeal will help Reds retain Premier League title

Liverpool told Man City's appeal will help Reds retain Premier League title

Man City will play in the Champions League next term after they successful won their appeal which means they and Liverpool both have four trophies to contest for in 2020/21 Read more ...

Brooklyn Beckham says Nicola Peltz makes him ‘happiest man in the world' as...

Brooklyn Beckham says Nicola Peltz makes him ‘happiest man in the world' as she shows off engagement ring

Brooklyn Beckham gave fans another glimpse at Nicola's engagement ring in this loved up snap (Picture: Getty/ brooklynbeckham/Instagram) Fans have been given another glimpse at... Read more ...