climate action

Affordable warmth, clean growth - Action Plan for a comprehensive Buildings Energy Infrastructure Programme  
Post date: 5 Oct 2017
Type: Publication

Unter dem Titel „Wissen macht Wandel“ nahm die Brodowin-Grundschule in Berlin Alt-Hohenschönhausen am Wettbewerb Berliner Klima Schulen 2017 teil. Seit Anfang Juli steht fest, die Schule hat den Wettbewerb gewonnen und erhält die 5.000 € für den Gewinnerbeitrag. Insgesamt wurden 11 Projekte mit Preisen im Gesamtwert von 13.500 € ausgezeichnet. Berlins größter Schulwettbewerb zum Klimaschutz wird sein neun Jahren vom Land Berlin und der GASAG AG ausgeschrieben.  Die Schüler der 4. und 5.
Post date: 8 Aug 2017
Type: News

Zwanzig Berliner Schulen engagierten sich als Leuchtturmschulen im Projekt „Energie und Klimaschutz an Schulen“. Drei Schulen wurden jetzt durch den Berliner Staatssekretär für Umwelt- und Klimaschutz Stefan Tidow ausgezeichnet.
Post date: 7 Aug 2017
Type: News

On 7-8 July, European Council President Donald Tusk and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker met with other Group of Twenty (G20) leaders for a summit in Hamburg, Germany. This was the first such global meeting following the announcement by the US Administration of its intention to withdraw from the Paris Agreement on climate change.  
Post date: 11 Jul 2017
Type: News

Using Better Energy Better   Energy productivity is all about maximising every single unit of energy to generate greater economic output - in other words, doing more with less.   Businesses have a crucial role to play in reducing their climate impact - and the EP100 initiative is how the world's biggest companies including H&M, SwissRE and others are demonstrating their energy productivity leadership. Ready to join them?  
Post date: 23 Jun 2017
Type: Event

  EU Green Week 2017 will take place from 29 May to 2 June 2017 with the theme 'Green jobs for a greener future'. Organised by the European Commission's Directorate-General for Environment, this key event in the environment policy calendar attracts policymakers, leading environmentalists, stakeholders and other interested parties from across Europe and the globe.  
Post date: 2 Mar 2017
Type: Event

Numerous German and Polish municipalities are taking pioneering action for the climate and, thus also, for the implementation of the Paris Agreement. More than 800 Polish municipalities have applied for funding for the development of low-carbon growth plans. The German Environment Ministry (BMUB) is involved in expanding advisory assistance services for these municipalities. At the moment, the BMUB is supporting two projects that facilitate German-Polish exchange at local and regional level through the establishment of climate action city partnerships, among other initiatives.
Post date: 23 Jan 2017
Type: News

In a new project within the framework of the climate protection initiative, the German Environmental Ministry (BMUB) is funding the education of pupils to become climate advisers. The so-called “Klima-Schülervertreter” (climate pupil agents) shall organise projects for the climate protection with the aim to reduce the greenhouse gas emissions of the school. The 3-year project is supported by the BMUB with €830,000 in total. Interested pupils or schools can apply at SV-Bildungswerk.
Post date: 9 Dec 2016
Type: News

One year after the critical Paris Climate Agreement, global mayors from the world’s megacities met in Mexico City from 30 November to 2 December 2016 at the C40 Mayors Summit to commit to turn the climate deal agreed by nation states from aspiration to action.  
Post date: 7 Dec 2016
Type: News

  An analysis of the contribution C40 cities can make to delivering the Paris Agreement objective of limiting global temperature rise to 1.5 degrees    
Post date: 7 Dec 2016
Type: Publication