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IPVF joins “Solar Manufacturing Accelerator” to promote solar manufacturing in Europe

SolarPower Europe’s “Solar Manufacturing Accelerator”, a platform aimed at accelerating the deployment of solar PV manufacturing projects in Europe, is gaining momentum as the French Research Institute IPVF joins the initiative. IPVF has strongly advocated to re-initiate a European industrial strategy for solar: on 7th May 2020, IPVF spearheaded a coalition

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Global Corporations Urge Net-Zero Emissions Recovery from COVID-19

 One hundred and fifty-five companies — with a combined market capitalization of over US$ 2.4 trillion and representing over 5 million employees — have signed a statement urging governments around the world to align their COVID-19 economic aid and recovery efforts with the latest climate science. As debates on recovery packages around the

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Climate Change and State Responses

The climate change is happening and the smaller and developing countries are facing the brunt despite zero-emission contributions. Meanwhile, the major carbon emitters/developed countries do not want to take ownership of the crisis. The developing countries have questioned the commitment of the developed countries towards a cleaner environment. While critical of

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WBCSD releases insights into macrotrends and disruptions impacting businesses over the next decade

These Vision 2050 issue briefs, developed in partnership with Volans, provide business with insights that can inform the development of robust strategies: both in response to the rapidly changing context resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as continually unfolding (predictable and unpredictable) changes in the operating environment over the

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Consultative Group of Experts Undeterred in Providing Support Amid COVID-19 Crisis

The Consultative Group of Experts (CGE), mandated to provide technical support and advice to developing countries on measuring, reporting and verifying (MRV) greenhouse gas emissions, has planned its work for the next six years.  Moreover, the CGE has underlined its commitment to deliver its mandate and work despite the COVID-19

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