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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: G7 Ministerial Addresses Climate Change, Oceans and Clean Energy

By   /  September 26, 2018  /  24-7, Adaptation, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, biodiversity, Canada, Capacity Building & Education, Chemicals & Wastes, Climate, Climate Change, Conservation, Data, Monitoring & Accountability, Eastern Asia, Economics & Investment, Energy, energy efficiency, English, Environment, EU, Europe, Finance, fish, Fisheries, France, Gender, Germany, Goal 10 - Reduced Inequalities, Goal 12 - Responsible Consumption & Production, Goal 13 - Climate Action, Goal 14 - Life Below Water, Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, Goal 5 - Gender Equality, Goal 7 - Affordable & Clean Energy, Goal 8 - Decent Work & Economic Growth, Goal 9 - Industry, Innovation & Infrastructure, governance, Health, Human Rights & Indigenous Peoples, Industrial Development, Intergovernmental Organization, Intergovernmental Process, International Negotiations, Islands, Japan, law, Legal, Means of Implementation, meeting, MIL OSI, Mitigation, Monitoring & Evaluation, National Action, National Government, News, Northern America, Oceania, Oceans & Coasts, Open Source Intel, Other Energy Sources, Pacific, Policy & Institutional Coherence, Renewables, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, SDGs (All), SIDS, Small Island Developing States, Stakeholder Participation, Stakeholders and Major Groups, Sustainable Consumption & Production, Sustainable Development, Systemic Issues, Technology, Technology / Transfer, Trade, UNFCCC COP 24, United Kingdom, United States of America, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: G7 Ministerial Addresses Climate Change, Oceans and Clean Energy

Source: Small Island Developing States 21 September 2018: The Group of 7 (G7) environment, oceans and energy ministers met on the theme, ‘Working Together on Climate Change, Oceans and Clean Energy.’ The meeting marked the first time a G7 ministerial meeting linked together the three issues, and the first time Canada hosted the G7 environment […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: California Governor Signs 100% Renewables into Law as the State Aims for Carbon Neutrality

By   /  September 21, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Announcement / Statement, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Atmosphere, Climate, Climate Change, Crude, Economics & Investment, Energy, energy efficiency, English, Exploration, Gas, Goal 13 - Climate Action, Goal 7 - Affordable & Clean Energy, governance, Health, Human Settlements & Population, MIL OSI, Mitigation, NATO, News, Northern America, Oceans & Coasts, Oil, Open Source Intel, Outcome, Pacific, Policy & Institutional Coherence, Renewables, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Stakeholder Participation, Stakeholders and Major Groups, Sustainable Development, Systemic Issues, United States of America, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: California Governor Signs 100% Renewables into Law as the State Aims for Carbon Neutrality

Source: Small Island Developing States 10 September 2018: California’s Governor Jerry Brown has signed a bill setting a 100% clean electricity goal for the US state, and issued an executive order on achieving carbon neutrality, both by 2045. Senate Bill 100 (SB 100) and the executive order put California on a path to meet the […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Climate Action Roadmap Shows Sectors Can Halve Emissions by 2030 with Strong Policies

By   /  September 21, 2018  /  24-7, Agriculture & Food Security, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Capacity Building & Education, China, Climate, Climate Change, Commerce, Culture, Data, Monitoring & Accountability, Eastern Asia, Economics & Investment, Economy, Energy, energy efficiency, English, Europe, Exploration, Finance, Forestry, Forests & REDD, Gas, Global Economy, Goal 12 - Responsible Consumption & Production, Goal 13 - Climate Action, Goal 15 - Life on Land, Goal 16 - Peace, Justice & Strong Institutions, Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, Goal 2 - Zero Hunger, Goal 7 - Affordable & Clean Energy, Goal 9 - Industry, Innovation & Infrastructure, governance, Human Settlements & Population, Industrial Development, Investment, Means of Implementation, MIL OSI, Mitigation, Monitoring & Evaluation, Multi-stakeholder Partnerships, National Government, News, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Peoples Republic Of China, Policy & Institutional Coherence, Publication, REDD+, Renewables, SDGs (All), SFM, Small Island Developing States, solar, Stakeholder Participation, Stakeholders and Major Groups, Sustainable Consumption & Production, Sustainable Development, Systemic Issues, Technology, Technology / Transfer, Transport, Weather, Wind  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Climate Action Roadmap Shows Sectors Can Halve Emissions by 2030 with Strong Policies

Source: Small Island Developing States 13 September 2018: Stronger policies, the digital revolution and greater climate leadership are critical to accelerate the economic transformation, according to a report by a group of stakeholders that outlines a roadmap for climate action by showing the potential for all sectors of the global economy to halve greenhouse gas […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Former UNFCCC Executive Secretary Christiana Figueres Urges Bold, “Unprecedented” Action in Facing Climate Crisis

By   /  September 21, 2018  /  24-7, Africa, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Atmosphere, Business, China, Climate, Climate Change, Commerce, Crude, Eastern Asia, Economics & Investment, Energy, energy efficiency, English, Europe, Exploration, Gas, Goal 10 - Reduced Inequalities, Goal 11 - Sustainable Cities & Communities, Goal 13 - Climate Action, Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, Goal 3 - Good Health & Well-being, Goal 9 - Industry, Innovation & Infrastructure, governance, Health, Human Settlements & Population, India, Industrial Development, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Mitigation, Multilateral Environmental Agreement Body, News, Northern America, Oil, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Peoples Republic Of China, Policy & Institutional Coherence, Publication, Renewables, Republic of Korea, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Southern Asia, Stakeholders and Major Groups, Sustainable Development, Systemic Issues, Transport, UNFCCC, United States of America, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Former UNFCCC Executive Secretary Christiana Figueres Urges Bold, “Unprecedented” Action in Facing Climate Crisis

Source: Small Island Developing States 12 September 2018: Former UNFCCC Executive Secretary Christiana Figueres wrote an op-ed published in the Washington Post on the eve on the Global Climate Action Summit (GCAS), in which she calls continuing along the existing trajectory “irresponsible and absolutely unacceptable,” and notes that a comprehensive response to climate change could […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: ICLEI Reports on Local Drivers of GHG Emissions Reductions

By   /  September 21, 2018  /  24-7, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Capacity Building & Education, Climate, Climate Change, Data, Monitoring & Accountability, Energy, energy efficiency, English, Exploration, Gas, Goal 13 - Climate Action, Means of Implementation, MIL OSI, Mitigation, News, Northern America, Open Source Intel, Pacific, partnership, Project, Publication, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Stakeholders and Major Groups, Systemic Issues, Technology, Trade, United States of America, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: ICLEI Reports on Local Drivers of GHG Emissions Reductions

Source: Small Island Developing States 12 September 2018: ICLEI- Local Governments for Sustainability USA released a report titled, ‘What’s Driving Changes in Local GHG Emissions? Results from Contribution Analysis,’ summarizing the major determinants of community-scale performance in GHG emissions reductions. Launched during the Global Climate Action Summit (GCAS), the publication focuses on greenhouse gas (GHG) […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Report: Energy efficiency as a resource is two or three times bigger than commonly known

By   /  September 21, 2018  /  Business, Commodities, Economy, Energy, energy efficiency, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Economy, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Rocky Mountain Institute  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Report: Energy efficiency as a resource is two or three times bigger than commonly known

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Utility Dive: A new paper by the cofounder and chief scientist of the Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI) seeks to challenge conventional wisdom when it comes to energy efficiency, positing that the size and cost of the potential resource base is much larger and cheaper than previously believed. […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: New York City doubles renewable energy investment

By   /  September 15, 2018  /  Business, Climate Risk, Commodities, Economy, Energy, energy efficiency, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Economy, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, New York, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Pension Fund Investments, Renewable energy, Renewables, Transition  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: New York City doubles renewable energy investment

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Associated Press: New York City plans to double the share of its pension fund invested in renewable energy, energy efficiency and other industries that aim to combat global warming. Mayor Bill de Blasio and city Comptroller Scott Stringer announced the new goal Thursday. Now, about $2 billion […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: IRENA Report: Hydrogen from Renewables May Hold the Key to a Low-Carbon Future

By   /  September 14, 2018  /  24-7, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Aviation, Capacity Building & Education, Climate Change, Economy, Energy, energy efficiency, English, Exploration, Gas, Goal 13 - Climate Action, Goal 7 - Affordable & Clean Energy, Industrial Development, Intergovernmental Organization, Investment, IRENA, Means of Implementation, MIL OSI, Mitigation, News, Open Source Intel, Other Energy Sources, Pacific, Policy & Institutional Coherence, Publication, Renewables, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Science, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, solar, Systemic Issues, Technology  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: IRENA Report: Hydrogen from Renewables May Hold the Key to a Low-Carbon Future

Source: Small Island Developing States 7 September 2018: The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) published a report on the potential of hydrogen to enable a deeper energy transition. Titled ‘Hydrogen from Renewable Power: Technology Outlook for the Energy Transition,’ the publication outlines the state of hydrogen technology, the potential of renewable-based hydrogen uptake in the […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Mitigation Finance Update: Support for Tidal Energy in France, Loans for Energy Efficiency and Distribution in India

By   /  September 12, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, Business, Climate, Climate Change, Commerce, Economy, Energy, energy efficiency, Energy Poverty/Access, English, Environment, EU, Europe, Exploration, Finance, Finance Update: Climate Change, France, Gas, Goal 13 - Climate Action, Goal 7 - Affordable & Clean Energy, Goal 9 - Industry, Innovation & Infrastructure, hydropower, India, Intergovernmental Organization, International Financial Institution, Investment, Means of Implementation, MIL OSI, Mitigation, News, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Project, Regional Development Bank, Renewables, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Southern Asia, Technology, Technology / Transfer, United Kingdom, Wave & Tidal, Weather, Wind, World Bank  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Mitigation Finance Update: Support for Tidal Energy in France, Loans for Energy Efficiency and Distribution in India

Source: Small Island Developing States 28 August 2018: During the Month of August 2018, India demonstrated its commitment to improve energy distribution and efficiency by signing on new loans with the World Bank. In Europe, support for renewable energy continues with a tidal technology pilot project in France and the expansion of a Wind Power […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: IRENA, IEA and REN21 Present Policies to Accelerate the Renewable Energy Transition

By   /  September 7, 2018  /  24-7, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Climate Change, Economy, Energy, energy efficiency, English, Exploration, Finance, Fiscal Updates, Gas, Goal 7 - Affordable & Clean Energy, governance, IEA, Intergovernmental Organization, Investment, IRENA, Market-Based Mechanisms, Means of Implementation, MIL OSI, Mitigation, National Action, News, Open Source Intel, Pacific, partnership, Policy & Institutional Coherence, Publication, Renewables, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Sustainable Development, Systemic Issues, Technology  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: IRENA, IEA and REN21 Present Policies to Accelerate the Renewable Energy Transition

Source: Small Island Developing States 14 August 2018: The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), International Energy Agency (IEA), and Renewable Energy Policy Network for the 21st Century (REN21) published a joint report titled, ‘Renewable Energy Policies in a Time of Transition.’ The publication provides policymakers with a comprehensive understanding of the diverse policy options to […]

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