United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, COP23

appeared 16 November 2017

Ethanol has existed as a motor fuel for over a century, but it is only in the last decade that its overall greenhouse gas (GHG) profile has been studied with any rigor to assess its role as a tool to reduce emissions.

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United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, COP23

appeared 15 November 2017

UN Climate Change News, 15 November 2017 – At the UN climate change conference in Bonn (COP23, to 17 November), COP23 President and Prime Minister of Fiji Frank Bainimarama called on governments to make swift progress on taking forward climate action and finalizing the rulebook of the Paris Agreement on Climate Change.

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United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, COP23

appeared 15 November 2017

Bonn, 15 November 2017 —The NDC Partnership is in the process of establishing a new regional hub to support implementation of Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) in the Pacific. This initiative responds to the needs expressed at the Climate Action Pacific Partnership (CAPP) Conference in July 2017 by the Pacific Small Island Developing States.

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United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, COP23

appeared 15 November 2017

UN Climate Change News, Bonn, Nov 15 – The Kyoto Protocol, the first international treaty to cut greenhouse gas emissions and which celebrates its 20th anniversary next month, remains an essential vehicle for developed countries to make more rapid and urgent cuts in their emissions, UN Secretary General António Guterres said today.

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United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, COP23

appeared 13 November 2017

Bonn, Nov 13 – As global temperatures climb higher, Earth is approaching tipping points that threaten human security, warn scientists in a new statement to national representatives meeting in Bonn for the annual climate talks. Their warning comes as global emissions are projected to rise after three stable years.

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United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, COP23

appeared 10 November 2017

UN Climate Change, Bonn, 10 November – On Saturday, experts at the annual UN Climate Conference will outline how the Green Technology Bank, a key initiative of China focused on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Paris Climate Change Agreement, is boosting technical and financial support for green development.

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United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, COP23

appeared 10 November 2017

UN Climate Change News, Bonn, Nov 10 – The value of the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) seems clear — it is even inspiring innovative proposals for how it can help make green finance truly green — but the future of this Kyoto Protocol mechanism that has registered more than 8,000 climate and sustainable development projects in 111 developing countries remains uncertain.

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