NAFTA Advisory Group Calls for Sustainable Energy Economy

  GLOBE-Net, May 2, 2013 – The Joint Public Advisory Committee (JPAC) of the Commission for Environmental Cooperation has issued a series of practical recommendations to the top environment officials of Canada, Mexico and the United States to do more to move North...
Posted On 02 May 2013

Reducing Renewable Energy Investment Risks in Developing Countries

  GLOBE-Net, April 24, 2013 – The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has released a guide to help in promoting investments in renewable energy in developing countries. The goal of the guide – “Derisking Renewable Energy Investment” – is to support...
Posted On 24 Apr 2013

Strong Growth for Renewables Expected Through to 2030

  GLOBE-Net, April 22, 2013 – New research by analysts at Bloomberg New Energy Finance show that annual investment in new renewable power capacity is set to rise by anywhere from two and a half times to more than four and a half times between now and 2030. The...
Posted On 22 Apr 2013

Global Investments in Clean Energy Have Stalled, Says IEA Report

GLOBE-Net, April 18, 2013 – The rapid expansion of renewable technologies is one of the few bright spots in an otherwise bleak assessment of global progress towards low-carbon energy, the International Energy Agency (IEA) said in its latest annual report to the Clean Energy...
Posted On 18 Apr 2013

One Year Countdown Begins for GLOBE 2014 – Next GLOBE Series Event

  GLOBE-Net, April 10, 2013 – The countdown is on for North America’s largest and most successful international marketplace for environmental solutions. GLOBE 2014, the next event in the world renowned GLOBE Series of Conferences and Trade Fairs on the business...
Posted On 10 Apr 2013

World Carbon Markets at a Turning Point According to Survey

The world's carbon markets are at a turning point according to the latest Thomson Reuters Point Carbon annual survey of carbon trading.
Posted On 04 Apr 2013

Understanding Climate Change – No Simple Answers

GLOBE-Net, April 4, 2013 – Understanding the intricate dynamics of climate change is not easy. Even reducing climate change to one simple metric such as average mean temperature, or number of extreme weather occurrences, leaves unanswered a host of nagging questions and a...
Posted On 04 Apr 2013

California Bolsters Reputation as Clean Transportation Vanguard

  GLOBE-Net, April 4, 2013 – California released its ambitious Zero-Emission Vehicle (ZEV) Action Plan last month, aimed at accelerating the market for ZEVs as part of the state’s long-term transportation strategy. The Action Plan will assist California in meeting...
Posted On 04 Apr 2013