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10 Dec, 2015, 05:34 ET Las ciudades se preparan para establecer el ritmo y espectro del progreso hasta los acuerdos de COP21

- Las ciudades se preparan para establecer el ritmo y espectro del progreso hasta que se ponga en marcha cualquier acuerdo de COP21; C40 y...


09 Dec, 2015, 06:07 ET Städte bestimmen Tempo und Umfang des Fortschritts, bevor COP21-Abkommen der Weltklimakonferenz Wirkung zeigen; C40 und Arup ermitteln vorrangige Klimamaßnahmen für Städte in den nächsten fünf Jahren

2.300 vorrangige Klimamaßnahmen könnten kumulativ 450 Mio. t CO2 bis 2020 einsparen, bevor irgendeine COP21-Vereinbarung überhaupt...


08 Dec, 2015, 07:06 ET Cities To Set The Pace And Scope Of Progress Until Any COP21 Deal Kicks In; C40 And Arup Identify Priority Climate Actions For Cities Over The Next Five Years

The world's greatest cities are taking decisive action right now on climate change; and they're just getting started. With increased resources and...


22 Sep, 2014, 23:00 ET C40 and Siemens honor cities for leadership in tackling climate change

 Siemens and the C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group (C40) announced the winners of the City Climate Leadership Awards 2014 at a ceremony held...


09 Jun, 2014, 05:00 ET C40 Welcomes Shenzhen As First Megacity Member From Mainland China

 The C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group (C40) today announced the addition of Shenzhen to its international network of cities committed to...


05 Feb, 2014, 00:00 ET C40 Releases Landmark Research Detailing a Clear Trend of Expanding and Accelerating Climate Action in the World's Megacities

C40 cities deliver on climate action, nearly doubling reported activities compared to 2011 and proving C40's collaborative, global model is...


17 Dec, 2013, 09:00 ET C40 Announces New Milestones in Leadership and Funding

Rio de Janeiro Mayor Eduardo Paes begins tenure as C40 Chair; Former Chair New York City Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg named President of C40 Board;...


20 Aug, 2013, 00:01 ET 29 Finalists Identified In 10 Categories For The Inaugral C40 & Siemens City Climate Leadership Awards

Global Prize Competition Highlights Excellence in Urban Sustainability Siemens and the C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group (C40) today...


06 May, 2013, 16:00 ET C40 Cities Announces New Clinton Global Initiative Commitment To Help Cities Prepare For Severe Weather And Natural Disasters

 The C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group (C40) today announced a new Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Commitment to Action that will help cities...


25 Apr, 2013, 09:00 ET New Report Shows Cleaner Buses Can Provide A Greener Future For Cities, Both Environmental And Economic

 A new report being released today by the C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group (C40) shows the very promising results of new, clean bus...


19 Apr, 2013, 08:00 ET C40 & Siemens Announce Broad Collaboration on Cities and Sustainability

The C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group (C40) and Siemens today announced a new collaboration, both a technical partnership and a global prize...


22 Dec, 2011, 15:26 ET Cierre del Vertedero Bordo Poniente ayudará a "ecologizar" la Ciudad de México

Un proyecto para cerrar uno de los vertederos de basura más grandes del mundo, el Vertedero Bordo Poniente de 927 acres en la Ciudad de...


22 Dec, 2011, 09:30 ET Bordo Poniente Landfill Closing Helps "Green" Mexico City

C40-CCI collaboration on landfill closure project will generate renewable energy and drive one of the largest reductions of greenhouse gas...


01 Jun, 2011, 13:48 ET C40 and ICLEI to Establish Global Standard on Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Cities

Standard approach for accounting and reporting greenhouse gas emissions will boost cities ability to access funding and implement actions The C40...


01 Jun, 2011, 10:42 ET C40 and World Bank Form Groundbreaking Climate Change Action Partnership

Unique cooperation will address key barriers cities face in obtaining financing for climate-related projects The C40 Cities Climate Leadership...


31 May, 2011, 20:51 ET C40 Releases Groundbreaking Research on the Importance and Impact of Cities on Climate Change

Greenhouse gas emissions and analysis of climate change actions across over 40 megacities is reported for the first time The C40 Cities Climate...