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Jan 24, 2012, 10:00 ET

Bogota C40 Taxi Pilot Project is Electric

New public-private partnership pilot project announced to launch 50 electric vehicle taxis in capital district Will cut down operating costs,...

Dec 22, 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...

Dec 22, 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...

Jun 01, 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...

Jun 01, 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...

May 31, 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...

Dec 15, 2009, 05:00 ET

Johnson Controls Joins The Climate Group

Johnson Controls, Inc. (NYSE: JCI), a global leader in energy efficiency and sustainability in buildings and vehicles, announced today at the...

Sep 14, 2009, 09:48 ET

The Climate Group Announces HP's Sponsorship of Climate Week NYC

The Climate Group announced today that HP will serve as the Premier Sponsor of Climate Week NYC, a week-long series of events being held...

Jun 05, 2008, 01:00 ET

Leading Businesses, Cities and Non-Profits Join 'Together' in Unprecedented Effort to Help Consumers Fight Climate Change

NEW YORK, June 5 /PRNewswire/ -- World Environment Day -- Leading businesses, US cities nationwide and respected non-profit organizations today...

Apr 14, 2008, 01:00 ET

Impact of Global Climate Change Legislation Will Be Examined at May 2 Statewide Conference

COLUMBUS, Ohio, April 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Ohio Climate Change Dialogue Group, a coalition of organizations promoting better...

Sep 24, 2007, 01:00 ET

The Climate Group Addresses UN During Pivotal Week on Climate Change

NEW YORK, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Dr. Steve Howard, CEO of The Climate Group today addressed the largest ever meeting of world...

Mar 13, 2006, 00:00 ET

National Association of Insurance Commissioners Establishes Task Force on Climate Change

BOSTON, March 13 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) voted unanimously last week at its quarterly meeting...