At Davos, UN chief urges ‘big emitters’ to take climate action
2020-01-24 13:30:37

At Davos, UN chief urges ‘big emitters’ to take climate action

The world is “doomed” in the face of climate change unless major industrial nations reduce their greenhouse gas emissions, UN Secretary-General António Guterres told business leaders at the World Economic Forum in Davos


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‘Do it now’: UK must set zero-carbon target for 2050, say official advisers
2019-05-22 10:10:53

‘Do it now’: UK must set zero-carbon target for 2050, say official advisers

The UK government must immediately set a legally binding target to cut greenhouse gas emissions to zero by 2050, its official advisers have said, signalling an end to the nation’s role in driving climate change

Europe's Greens ready to be kingmakers in EU elections
2019-05-20 15:35:56

Europe's Greens ready to be kingmakers in EU elections

Europe’s Greens are on course for their strongest showing to date in next week’s European elections – and could find themselves kingmakers in a newly fragmented EU parliament

Focus on safety and security when building your city’s autonomous vehicle strategy
2019-05-20 09:05:26

Focus on safety and security when building your city’s autonomous vehicle strategy

Autonomous vehicles offer tremendous potential for improving traffic safety, saving lives and enhancing quality of life. There are also huge challenges and many unanswered questions

JV aims to help cities develop local energy infrastructure solutions
2019-05-20 09:05:21

JV aims to help cities develop local energy infrastructure solutions

Professional services firm, Navigant, and global investment manager, InfraRed Capital Partners, are launching the Compass Energy Platform (Compass), a joint venture that takes a turnkey approach

Human society under urgent threat from loss of Earth's natural life
2019-05-16 10:10:38

Human society under urgent threat from loss of Earth's natural life

Human society is in jeopardy from the accelerating decline of the Earth’s natural life-support systems, the world’s leading scientists have warned

Siemens is adding 10,000 jobs as it refocuses on future technologies
2019-05-15 17:05:14

Siemens is adding 10,000 jobs as it refocuses on future technologies

Siemens has announced plans to spin off its energy businesses while creating 10,000 new jobs in digital industries and smart infrastructure