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Malaysia on course to reduce carbon emissions by 40 percent by 2020: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 4, 2017

The country is on track to reduce carbon emissions by 40 per cent in three years for a cleaner environment for future generations, Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak said.

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Mexico’s Energy Auction Just Logged the Lowest Solar Power Price on the Planet

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 22, 2017

Preliminary results from Mexico’s latest energy auction have broken the lower boundary for solar costs, following a trend seen in other auctions around the world. 

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China to resolve renewable energy waste problem by 2020 -NEA

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 14, 2017

China aims to resolve the problem of wasted power in its renewable energy sector by 2020, the country's National Energy Administration (NEA) said in a statement on Monday.

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European utilities urge EU to raise green energy targets

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 8, 2017

Some of Europe's top utilities have called the EU's green energy targets unambitious, urging the bar to be raised in the fight against climate change, a letter seen by Reuters on Monday said....

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U.S. trade panel recommends varying solar panel import restrictions

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 1, 2017

Members of the U.S. International Trade Commission on Tuesday made three different recommendations for restricting solar cell and panel imports on Tuesday, giving President Donald Trump a range...

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IFC-led consortium finalises ‘largest private sector financing package’ for solar in MENA region

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 31, 2017

The International Finance Corporation (IFC) has finalised a US$653 million debt package for 13 solar projects at the Benban Solar Park, near Aswan in Egypt.

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Chile's mining firm Antofagasta moves to renewable energy -CEO

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 31, 2017

Chilean mining company Antofagasta is renegotiating its long-term energy contracts in a shift toward renewables as prices for wind and solar plummet in the world's top copper producer, the...

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China sets target for electric car quota but delays rollout until 2019

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 3, 2017

China has stepped up pressure on automakers to accelerate development of electric cars by raising the first-year target for a planned system of production quotas but delayed its rollout from...

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China Cancelling Around 1/3 Of Iron Ore Mining Licenses, As Part Of Bid To Cut Air Pollution

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 29, 2017

Around a third of all iron ore mining licenses in China will be cancelled as part of a bid to reduce associated emissions, and thus to reduce levels of the country’s deadly air pollution, an...

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Vietnam utility and World Bank install solar measurement stations to encourage deployment

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 22, 2017

The World Bank and Vietnam’s monopoly utility EVN have installed five solar measurement stations in order to promote renewables deployment.

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