Use fiscal initiatives to escape low-growth trap says OECD

Expansionary fiscal initiatives and trade openness needed to push the global economy
Posted On 28 Nov 2016
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New $135-million Venture Capital fund for energy and cleantech start-ups

BDC Capital ICE Fund II will back 15 to 20 high-impact, capital-efficient firms with global potential
Posted On 23 Nov 2016
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Natural Gas Innovation Fund Announced

Fund will support technologies that help reduce the emission profile of gas use such as renewable natural gas
Posted On 20 Oct 2016
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Ending World Hunger is Within Reach: Study finds it will cost only USD 11 billion more a year

Study estimates an extra USD 5 billion in private investment will be generated every year from the additional public spending.
Posted On 17 Oct 2016
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Fossil fuel investors seek risks disclosure

US investors worried about the value of their shares in fossil fuel companies want more information about climate change’s financial effects.
Posted On 05 Oct 2016
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Fossil fuel majors ignore climate crisis

Eminent US environmentalist warns that fossil fuel use is destroying the planet, and calls for curbs on the political power of the oil industry.
Posted On 28 Sep 2016
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Fossil fuels investment takes nosedive – renewables rise by over 30%.

Energy experts say global investment patterns show a spectacular shift, with renewables on the rise and support for fossil fuels in sharp decline.
Posted On 25 Sep 2016
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Emissions targets need all-electric cars

Cutting emissions to meet the internationally-agreed limits on global temperature rise will require an end soon to all fossil-fuelled cars.
Posted On 20 Sep 2016
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