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New strategy tackles the climate emergency in a post-COVID built environment

WorldGBC network has launched Sustainable Buildings for Everyone, Everywhere — a new strategy to tackle the climate emergency, health and wellbeing, and resource efficiency issues in the built environment. Supported by its 70 Green Building Councils and their +36,000 members, the World Green Building Council (WorldGBC) network has launched Sustainable Buildings for Everyone, Everywhere—

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3rd Digital Solar & Storage Start-up Award: We are looking for the brightest business ideas!

SolarPower Europe is looking again for the brightest business ideas in the sector. At the SolarPower Summit 2020, the 3rd annual Digital Solar & Storage Startup Awards, which will take place online, will honour small, early-career startups with the most innovative ideas in the field of digitalisation and solar storage. Applications are open,

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New Carbon Footprint Calculator to Support Climate Action

The 2030 calculator is an innovative climate footprint tool to help consumers, manufacturers and brands alike understand the climate impact of consumer goods. The development of this application has been led by the Swedish Fin-Tech Doconomy as part of a wider partnership with UN Climate Change to increase  awareness among stakeholders of the climate impact

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World GBC board joined by new leaders

The World Green Building Council has announced its new Board of Directors 2020-2022—an influential group of global leaders that are driving forwards the largest global-regional-local action network to deliver net zero, healthy, equitable and sustainable built environments for everyone, everywhere.  These individuals have been appointed to the World Green Building Council (WorldGBC) Board

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Post Covid-19, further reform is necessary to accelerate China’s clean energy future

The Covid-19 pandemic triggered an unprecedented economic shock with profound implications for energy systems around the world. In China, a sharp decline of both oil and electricity consumption followed by a dynamic recovery tested the flexibility of the energy system, but further actions will be needed to improve resilience and

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