climate action

This catalogue, published by the Directorate-General for Research and Innovation of the European Commission, briefly presents the 189 projects resulting from the 2014, 2015 and 2016 one stage calls for proposals in the Societal Challenge "Climate action, environment, resource efficiency and raw materials".    
Post date: 6 Sep 2016
Type: Publication

On 1 September 2016, Climate Transparency released a report which examines and analyhses a range of indicators on climate action, including investment attractiveness, investment in renewable energy, climate policy, the carbon intensity of both the energy and electricity sectors of the G20 economies, of their fossil fuel subsidies and their contributions to climate finance.  
Post date: 5 Sep 2016
Type: News

This report by Climate Transpanency looks at a range of indicators on climate action, including investment attractiveness, investment in renewable energy, climate policy, the carbon intensity of both the energy and electricity sectors of the G20 economies, of their fossil fuel subsidies and their contributions to climate finance.  
Post date: 2 Sep 2016
Type: Publication

This report, released by the ZERO-PLUS project, is on the combined energy and environmental performance of the proposed energy production and management technologies. More specifically, the document covers the final results from building modelling and simulation on the expected energy and environmental performance for eight types of residential buildings (ranging from villas to apartment buildings for social housing) across four case studies (Cyprus, France, Italy, United Kingdom).
Post date: 31 Aug 2016
Type: Publication

The first edition of Climate Chance will take place from 26 to 28 September 2016, at La Cité, in Nantes, France. Local authorities, associations, trade unions, scientific organisations and citizens are invited to this meeting, which aims to enable a picture to be drawn of the state of action worldwide regarding the fight against climate change, exchanges to take place to explore in depth the successes and difficulties, to promote the pooling of experience and innovations, and to highlight the opportunities that arise from this resolute fight against climate change.  
Post date: 24 Aug 2016
Type: Event

This guide, released by the Department of Energy & Climate Change (DECC) and the Adaptation and Resilience in a Changing Climate Coordination Network (ARCC network), outlines precautions people can take to prevent homes from overheating.  
Post date: 9 Aug 2016
Type: Publication

 
Post date: 5 Aug 2016
Type: Publication

Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and the Council on binding annual GHG emission reductions by Member States from 2021 to 2030 for a resilient Energy Union and to meet commitments under the Paris Agreement and amending Regulation No 525/2013 of the European Parliament and the Council on a mechanism for monitoring and reporting greenhouse gas emissions and other information relevant to climate change - COM(2016) 482 final    
Post date: 5 Aug 2016
Type: Publication

IAQ 2016 conference: Defining Indoor Air Quality: Policy, Standards and Best Practices Conference   UPDATE (28 July 2016): Announcement of keynote speakers, technical programme preview and early bird registration deadline  
Post date: 4 Aug 2016
Type: Event

  The 2016 Behavior, Energy & Climate Change Conference (BECC 2016) will take place in Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A. on 20 -22 October 2016. BECC is an international conference focused on understanding human behaviour and decision making to accelerate the transition to an energy-efficient and low-carbon future. BECC is currently in its tenth year and is associated with a growing set of allied conferences in Europe and Asia.  
Post date: 27 Jul 2016
Type: Event