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Dec 10, 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...

Dec 09, 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...

Dec 08, 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...

May 18, 2015, 00:01 ET

C40 Launches Creditworthiness Network to Unlock City Access to Capital

 Today, the C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group (C40) and strategic funding partner the Children's Investment Fund Foundation (CIFF) launched a...

Sep 22, 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...

Jun 17, 2014, 15:00 ET

Wuhan Joins C40, Highlighting Growing Participation Of Cities In China

The C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group (C40) today welcomed Wuhan to its international network of cities committed to taking climate change...

Jun 09, 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...

Apr 04, 2014, 11:35 ET

C40 Welcomes Boston to its Growing Network of International Cities Committed to Tackling Climate Change

The C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group (C40) today announced the addition of Boston – the largest city in New England - to its growing...

Feb 05, 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...

Dec 17, 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;...

Nov 26, 2013, 11:00 ET

Prefeito Eduardo Paes do Rio de Janeiro eleito novo presidente do C40

Hoje, o Grupo C40 de Grandes Cidades para Liderança do Clima (C40) anunciou que o prefeito Eduardo Paes do Rio de Janeiro foi eleito para...

Nov 26, 2013, 11:00 ET

Rio De Janeiro Mayor Paes Elected As New C40 Chair

Mayor Bloomberg To Stay On As President Of The C40 Board  Today the C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group (C40) announced that Rio de...

Sep 04, 2013, 14:30 ET

C40 & Siemens inaugural City Climate Leadership Awards honor ten cities for excellence in urban sustainability

-- Ten winning cities from around the world -- Ten categories encompassing the most important aspects of climate action -- C40 Chair, New...

Aug 20, 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...

May 06, 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...

Apr 25, 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...

Apr 19, 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...

Mar 12, 2013, 14:00 ET

Johannesburg To Host 2014 C40 Mayors Summit

Global mayors to convene to highlight crucial role of megacities in tackling climate change and reducing climate risks NEW YORK, March 12, 2013...

Jun 19, 2012, 09:15 ET

Mayors of the World's Largest Cities Demonstrate Progress in Greenhouse Gas Reductions and Launch Two New Initiatives

C40 Chair New York City Mayor Bloomberg, President Clinton, Rio Mayor Paes and 33 C40 Cities Convene in Rio C40 Cities' existing actions will...