Is this the glass slipper moment for transforming Europe's poorly performing buildings?

IS THIS THE GLASS SLIPPER MOMENT FOR TRANSFORMING EUROPE'S POORLY PERFORMING BUILDINGS?

It's unfortunate that it took a pandemic to see something so obvious. Energy efficiency is the Cinderella of climate solutions: virtuous...

World's largest semiconductor foundry joins RE100 and calls on peers to step up on renewable energy

WORLD'S LARGEST SEMICONDUCTOR FOUNDRY JOINS RE100 AND CALLS ON PEERS TO STEP UP ON RENEWABLE ENERGY

TSMC becomes first semiconductor company worldwide to join RE100, committing to source 100% renewable power globally; Historic commitment...

 
 
 
Apple announces plans to be 100% carbon neutral by 2030 - the Climate Group responds

APPLE ANNOUNCES PLANS TO BE 100% CARBON NEUTRAL BY 2030 - THE CLIMATE GROUP RESPONDS

Apple has today announced its plan to bring its entire carbon footprint to net zero by 2030 - including across its manufacturing supply...

We're refreshing our brand

WE'RE REFRESHING OUR BRAND

Today we're celebrating the launch of a new, refreshed brand for the Climate Group. As climate action becomes more urgent, there's...

 
 
 
Major businesses call for accelerated EV switchover as next step in UK's green recovery

MAJOR BUSINESSES CALL FOR ACCELERATED EV SWITCHOVER AS NEXT STEP IN UK'S GREEN RECOVERY

Wednesday 15 June, London - The UK Electric Fleets Coalition, run by international non-profit The Climate Group, in partnership with...

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...

 
 
 



Former SDLP leader and Nobel Peace Prize winner John Hume dies

Former SDLP leader and Nobel Peace Prize winner John Hume dies

Former SDLP leader and Nobel Peace Prize winner John Hume has died, his family has said. Read more ...

Two new coronavirus tests deliver results in just 90 minutes

Two new coronavirus tests deliver results in just 90 minutes

The swab and DNA tests will differentiate between Covid-19 and other seasonal illnesses, the Department of Health said Two new tests which can detect coronavirus and flu - and... Read more ...

Frank Ocean's 18-year-old brother dies in car crash - report

Frank Ocean's 18-year-old brother dies in car crash - report

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Brit woman facing execution for fatally stabbing husband escapes death penalty

Brit woman facing execution for fatally stabbing husband escapes death penalty

EXCLUSIVE: Samantha Jones, 54, broke down when she was told her charge of murder had been reduced to 'culpable homicide without intent' for the fatal stabbing of her husband... Read more ...

BUSINESS LIVE: HSBC profits plunge; Hammerson in sale talks; Purplebricks...

BUSINESS LIVE: HSBC profits plunge; Hammerson in sale talks; Purplebricks reports revenue slide

HSBC has reported a 65 per cent drop in pre-tax profit in the first half of the year as the UK's largest bank was hit by interest rate cuts and the associated coronavirus... Read more ...

Caitlyn Jenner breaks silence on 'kind and loving' Kanye West

Caitlyn Jenner breaks silence on 'kind and loving' Kanye West

Caitlyn Jenner has spoken out on Kanye West after a month rife with bizarre Twitter meltdowns and his presential bid which has caused ructions in his marriage to Kim Kardashian. Read more ...

Arteta draws up list of six big-name targets as Aubameyang demands major...

Arteta draws up list of six big-name targets as Aubameyang demands major transfers to stay at Arsenal

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta reportedly has a list of six big names he could try to bring to the club this summer as Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang demands major transfers to stay... Read more ...

Chris Eubank Jr reveals he is sparring 'idol' Roy Jones Jr every day ahead...

Chris Eubank Jr reveals he is sparring 'idol' Roy Jones Jr every day ahead of Mike Tyson fight

Roy Jones Jr has drafted in Chris Eubank Jr to be his sparring partner as he prepares to face the frightening power of 'Iron Mike' Tyson on September 12 in California. Read more ...

Samantha Jones: British woman facing possible hanging goes on trial for...

Samantha Jones: British woman facing possible hanging goes on trial for husband's murder in Malaysia

A British woman accused of stabbing her husband to death in Malaysia has entered court for a murder trial that could result in her being hanged. Read more ...

Charlotte Dawson reveals she is expecting her first child with Matthew Sarsfield

Charlotte Dawson reveals she is expecting her first child with Matthew Sarsfield

The reality star, 27, said she's 'over the moon' to be pregnant with her partner of four years Matthew Sarsfield, 28. Read more ...