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climate change

Five ways regional governments can limit the effects of climate change

A new handbook released by the Rocky Mountain Institute highlights five transformative actions regional governments can adopt to limit the effects of climate change.
air quality emissions

How cities can address air quality and equity in COVID-19 packages

Recommendations of how cities can build back better from multiple challenges experienced in 2020 whilst addressing air quality and equity.

Partnership to develop renewable energies in Latin America and Caribbean

Non-profit Greenmap and the Latin American Energy Organisation OLADE are partnering to support LAC governments to develop renewable energy programmes.
climate action

Climate Action Engine launches to accurately measure industry emissions

The Climate Action Engine will provide quality climate intelligence data to evaluate whether climate actions are having an impact.
US grid

Four key measures to enhance US grid resilience

Rocky Mountain Institute assesses current approaches being implemented to ensure the resilience of the US grid network.
lignite power generation

Uncompetitive coal energy generation fleets decline sharply

The global energy transition from coal energy generation to sustainable renewables sources has reached its financial tipping point - report
US energy transition

Local governments lead the US energy transition says RMI

US local governments have signed 335 deals to procure a total of 8.28GW of renewable energy since 2015, according to the Local Government Renewables Action Tracker.
energy transformation

New alliance targets startups for global decarbonisation and energy reform

RMI and Emerald Technology Ventures to accelerate decarbonisation and the global energy transformation.

Four key stimulus programmes to advance the US’ zero carbon economic...

A new study highlights four key stimulus programmes to help the US to recover from COVID-19 while ensuring progress towards a low-carbon future.
rural electrification

Rural electrification to unlock $4 billion in Ethiopia’s economy

Linking agriculture and rural electrification in Ethiopia could help the country to unlock up to $4 billion to its economy.

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