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Renewable energy market share climbs despite 2013 dip in investments

7 April 2014 – Renewable energy’s share of world electricity generation continued its steady climb last year despite a 14 per cent drop in investments to US$214.4 billion, according to a new report released today.

According to Global Trends in Renewable Energy Investment 2014 – produced […]

7 April 2014|

IPCC starts meeting to finalize Working Group II report

25 March, 2014 – (IPCC release) Government representatives and scientists on Tuesday opened a five-day meeting of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) to finalize a report assessing the impacts of climate change on human and natural systems, options for adaptation, and the […]

25 March 2014|

WMO Says 2013 In Tie as 6th Warmest Year on Record – No Standstill in Global Warming

24 March, 2014 – The year 2013 once again demonstrated the dramatic impact of droughts, heat waves, floods and tropical cyclones on people and property in all parts of the planet, according to the World Meteorological Organization’s Annual Statement on the Status of the […]

24 March 2014|

IPCC Preparing for September Launch of Latest Climate Assessment Report

13 August–The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change is preparing to launch its Fifth Assessment Report—known as AR5—starting this September. […]

13 August 2013|