May 1, 2012 – (via Think Progress) In 2010 the U.S. launched the Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM) as a collaborative effort among governments, the private sector, and other stakeholders to promote policies, programs, and technical solutions that will accelerate the transition to a clean energy economy. Continue reading>>
April 27, 2012 – (via Business Green) Businesses have been told they can take advantage of a “staggeringly large” market for renewable energy solutions in developing countries and help the UN achieve its goal of global universal access to energy by 2030.
Around 1.3 billion people across the world have no electricity at all, which severely restricts their ability to work or study into the evening, Reid Detchon, vice president of energy and climate at the United Nations Foundation (UNF), said at a briefing during this week’s Clean Energy Ministerial meeting in London. Continue reading>>