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GE launches new $1bn energy efficiency venture

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GE launches new $1bn energy efficiency venture

New company called Current will combine the conglomerate's lighting, solar, and energy storage services with its analytics platform in a bid to slash customers' energy costs

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Has the Environment Agency quietly extended the ESOS deadline?

Environment Agency says it will not penalise companies that can comply with energy audit rules by end of January, as long as they have made some progress by original December deadline

Nest Learning Thermostat

Nest ramps up energy efficiency agenda

Head of energy Ben Bixby talks to BusinessGreen about Nest's plan to use connected thermostats to transform households into virtual power plants

World Bank's Jim Kim

Vulnerable nations unite under V20 banner to step up calls for climate finance

Finance Ministers issue fresh plea for new mechanisms to help mobilise $100bn a year of climate finance


Engineers call on UN to back 'secure and safe' CCS through Paris deal

Letter urges Christiana Figueres to consider the potential of carbon capture and storage in the upcoming climate talks in Paris

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The greatest climate change conspiracy of them all?

The argument the world will not make a serious attempt to decarbonise asks you to believe we are victim of one of the biggest political and corporate conspiracies ever committed

Installers fit solar panels at Grange Farm near Balcombe photo by Kristian Buus

Will the magic innovation tree save us?

Amber Rudd is right to argue that innovation is critical to tackling climate change, but it will not deliver deep decarbonisation all on its own

Christiana Figueres of UNFCCC

The UN calls business to step up and tackle climate change; are you ready to go Climate Neutral Now?

This week the UN is calling businesses to step up their actions to tackle climate change by taking full...


Does our 'puzzling', Lorax-loving Prime Minister have any interest in securing a climate legacy?

Al Gore poses a crucial question, is David Cameron really willing and able to lead on climate change?

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