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03:00 ET International Gas Union Reaction to the IEA World Energy Outlook 2019

BARCELONA, Spain, Nov. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ - The International Gas Union (IGU) welcomes findings in the International Energy Agency's latest World...


Nov 12, 2019, 16:53 ET 2019 State of the Beach Report Reveals that Majority of Coastal States Are Not Prepared for Climate Change Impacts

The Surfrider Foundation, a leading nonprofit organization dedicated to the protection of the world's ocean, waves and beaches, today announced the...


Nov 08, 2019, 18:36 ET 2019 California Economic Summit Bolsters Commitment to Propel Inland Economic Growth and the California Dream

The 2019 California Economic Summit concluded today in Fresno, marking its eighth and largest gathering where more than 900 public, private and civic ...


Nov 07, 2019, 12:30 ET The Polar Regions - The End of the Eternal Ice

The polar regions play an exceptional role in the Earth's climate system. The almost endless snow and ice surfaces of the Arctic and Antarctic act...


Nov 07, 2019, 06:55 ET Energy Globe Honors the World's Best Solutions to Climate Change

The world's most important environmental award ceremony, the "Energy Globe World Awards", and "Energy Globe Days" will take place this year on the...


Nov 06, 2019, 11:59 ET Beacon and Marbletown Announce Sustainability Projects Created Through Community Energy Program

The City of Beacon and Town of Marbletown have decided how to spend sustainability funds earned through participation in Hudson Valley Community...


Nov 05, 2019, 17:07 ET Parks Now: Historic Outdoor Equity Wins in 2019 Legislative Session

Gov. Newsom's signatures on AB 1680 and AB 209, both authored by Assemblymember Monique Limón, mark important wins in improving equitable access to...


Nov 05, 2019, 01:00 ET Join UK's Leading Energy and Sustainability Practitioners This November at EMEX in London

Hundreds of energy and sustainability experts and practitioners will be on hand at EMEX to help you to reduce carbon emissions and energy costs. What ...


Nov 04, 2019, 09:30 ET Madison Capital Funding Signs UN-Supported Principles for Responsible Investing

Madison Capital Funding LLC ["Madison Capital"], a New York Life Investments company, today announced that it has signed the UN-supported Principles...


Nov 04, 2019, 04:10 ET OpenAirlines Joins French President Emmanuel Macron's Delegation to China

French President Emmanuel Macron will make an official State visit to China with a focus on climate change and trade, on November 4th-6th, 2019....


Oct 30, 2019, 09:35 ET Dominica Resort Approved for Citizenship by Investment Gets Certified by Green Globe - A Premiere in the Caribbean

The Commonwealth of Dominica is taking centre stage for its inspiring climate resilience initiatives and developing an exquisite ecotourism sector....


Oct 29, 2019, 14:19 ET Sea Shepherd Conservation Society: STRAIT OF GEORGIA HERRING IN STEEP DECLINE

International and local conservation groups are calling for an immediate closure of the herring fishery in the Strait of Georgia, after recently...


Oct 24, 2019, 17:00 ET GGGI Wraps Up 3rd Global Green Growth Week Conference in Seoul

The Global Green Growth Week 2019 (GGGW2019) concluded today in Seoul, Republic of Korea. The 3rd instance of the Global Green Growth Institute's...


Oct 24, 2019, 17:00 ET El GGGI cierra la tercera conferencia Global Green Growth Week celebrada en Seúl

La Global Green Growth Week 2019 (GGGW2019) finalizó hoy en Seúl, República de Corea. La tercera instancia de la conferencia de crecimiento verde del ...


Oct 24, 2019, 17:00 ET GGGI clôture la 3e Conférence de la Global Green Growth Week à Séoul

La Global Green Growth Week (Semaine mondiale de la croissance verte) 2019 (GGGW2019) s'est achevée aujourd'hui à Séoul, en République de Corée. La...


Oct 24, 2019, 17:00 ET GGGI bringt 3. Global Green Growth Week-Konferenz in Seoul zum Abschluss

Die Global Green Growth Week 2019 (GGGW2019) wurde heute in Seoul in der Republik Korea beendet. Auf der 3. Vorzeigekonferenz zum grünen Wachstum des ...


Oct 24, 2019, 07:30 ET The Nature Conservancy Congratulates Senator Braun on Creation of Bipartisan Senate Climate Caucus

The Indiana Chapter of The Nature Conservancy today applauds the actions taken by United States Senator Mike Braun (R-Jasper) in the formulation of a ...


Oct 24, 2019, 07:24 ET M. Ban Ki-moon, 8ème Secrétaire général des Nations Unies, réélu en tant que président de l'assemblée et président du conseil du GGGI

M. Ban Ki-moon, 8ème Secrétaire général des Nations Unies, a été réélu en qualité de président de l'assemblée et président du conseil du Global Green ...


Oct 24, 2019, 04:07 ET Ban Ki-moon, octavo Secretario General de la ONU, es re-elegido director general y presidente del GGGI

Ban Ki-moon, octavo Secretario General de la ONU, fue re-elegido como director general de la asamblea y presidente del concilio del Global Green...


Oct 24, 2019, 00:05 ET Herr Ban Ki-moon, 8. Generalsekretär der Vereinten Nationen, erneut zum Präsidenten und Ratsvorsitzenden des GGGI gewählt

Herr Ban Ki-moon, 8. Generalsekretär der Vereinten Nationen, wurde am 16. Oktober für die Amtszeit vom 20. Februar 2020 bis zum 19. Februar 2022...


Oct 23, 2019, 21:30 ET Mr. Ban Ki-moon, 8th Secretary-General of the United Nations, Re-elected as President and Chair of GGGI

Mr. Ban Ki-moon, 8th Secretary-General of the United Nations, was re-elected as the Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI)'s Assembly President and...


Oct 23, 2019, 16:05 ET Expedition Sights Endangered Vaquita Porpoise and Rampant Fishing Inside Biosphere Reserve

Leading scientists, supported by conservation patrol vessels carrying out the second leg of a scientific expedition to study the critically...


Oct 23, 2019, 11:00 ET The Seas Are Rising and So Are We: Vissla and Surfrider Debut a Wetsuit They Never Want to Make a Reality to Turn the Tide Against Climate Change

Vissla and the Surfrider Foundation have debuted a new wetsuit design that they never want to make a reality. Developed to raise awareness of the...


Oct 22, 2019, 19:55 ET Earth Day Network Announces Countdown to the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day -- April 22, 2020

To mark the six-month countdown to the 50th anniversary of Earth Day (April 22, 2020), Earth Day Network and partners issued major announcements on a ...


Oct 22, 2019, 12:44 ET DTE customers to save nearly $626 million through energy efficiency programs, play key role in DTE's state-leading clean energy commitment

Customers of DTE Energy, Michigan's largest provider of energy efficiency savings, will cumulatively save $626 million on their energy bills over a...