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Germany to miss EU green energy goal -study
Daily Mail • Reuters
SON initiates policy to encourage energy efficiency
SweetCrude Reports • Chuks
Abraaj Group has joined hands with ENGIE to set up a wind energy platform in India
The Economic Times of India • Sneha Shah
170 Years of Lighting DC: How WGL Plans for a More Sustainable Future
Triple Pundit • Leon Kaye
How employee engagement drives energy efficiency for leading corporates
edie.net
What Dieter Helm’s review and the industrial strategy might miss
green alliance blog • Angela Francis
UAE’s Abraaj partners with Engie for Indian wind power projects
Gulf Business • Staff Writer
Back to 2009: Abbott declares war on everything
Renew Economy • Giles Parkinson
Multinationals rev up EV100 initiative to drive switch to electric fleets
Home - business_green • James Murray
Tony Abbott warns against 'unconscionable' renewable target
The Guardian • Paul Karp
 
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Climate Change, Energy Efficiency
Germany to miss EU green energy goal -study
Daily MailReuters
BERLIN, Sept 20 (Reuters) - Germany will miss a European Union renewable energy target by a wider margin than previously predicted, a study showed on Wednesday. The BEE renewable energy association's analysis found that energy from green sources would account for 16...
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Electricity Markets, Energy Efficiency
SON initiates policy to encourage energy efficiency
SweetCrude ReportsChuks
20 September 2017, Sweetcrude, Lagos – The Standards Organisation of Nigeria, SON, has finally gotten on the energy efficiency train with the rest of the world. The organisation has introduced an initiative called the National Energy Efficiency Label for Air conditioners and...
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Energy & Utilities, Energy Efficiency
Abraaj Group has joined hands with ENGIE to set up a wind energy platform in India
The Economic Times of IndiaSneha Shah
MUMBAI: Dubai-based emerging markets buyout fund Abraaj Group has joined hands with ENGIE, a multinational utility company and global independent power producer to set up a wind energy platform in India. "Together, Abraaj and ENGIE have identified a robust pipeline of wind...
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Climate Change, Coal Industry
170 Years of Lighting DC: How WGL Plans for a More Sustainable Future
Triple PunditLeon Kaye
WGL Holdings' commitment to keeping D.C. heated and electrified has never wavered, even 169 years after its founding. Its mission of keeping the capital's streets lit and safe at night has morphed into aligning SDGs with the energy demands of a growing...
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Energy Efficiency
How employee engagement drives energy efficiency for leading corporates
edie.net
Embedding new smart technologies and systems is a viable way for companies to improve energy efficiency measures, but improvements to technology must be matched by employee development that engages staff to champion energy management.
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Climate Change, Climate Policy
What Dieter Helm’s review and the industrial strategy might miss
green alliance blogAngela Francis
Not all of the ten ‘pillars’ of the industrial strategy green paper will make it into the white paper expected by the end of this year. Civil servants working on the final strategy say the innovation, skills, place, business and infrastructure pillars...
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Energy & Utilities, Energy Efficiency
UAE’s Abraaj partners with Engie for Indian wind power projects
Gulf BusinessStaff Writer
UAE-based investment firm Abraaj Group has announced a partnership with French multinational Engie to pursue wind power projects in India. The two have identified more than 1GW of wind power projects in several states, with the aim of addressing growing clean and...
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Abbott Laboratories, Climate Change
Back to 2009: Abbott declares war on everything
Renew EconomyGiles Parkinson
Well, that turned out well didn’t it. Despite prime minister Malcolm Turnbull’s desperate attempts to appease the conservative faction of his Coalition government by compromising everything he ever stood for on climate and clean energy, it’s clearly not enough. His predecessor Tony...
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Auto Industry, Climate Change
Multinationals rev up EV100 initiative to drive switch to electric fleets
Home - business_greenJames Murray
First came RE100 and its high profile campaign to encourage companies to commit to sourcing 100 per cent of their power from renewables. Then came EP100 and the call for multinationals to set a goal to double their energy productivity. Now The...
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Coal Industry, Energy & Utilities
Tony Abbott warns against 'unconscionable' renewable target
The GuardianPaul Karp
Tony Abbott is reportedly threatening to cross the floor to vote against a clean energy target, warning Malcolm Turnbull it would be “unconscionable” for the government to do anything to further encourage investment in renewable energy. Abbott told Sky News on Tuesday...
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