Some Adaptation conferences coming up in the rest of 2017.
We speak to the lead author of a thought-provoking report on the challenges to adaptation planning and finance even in developed countries
We look at the conundrum of a global challenge that shows up very locally, and at how we avoid a top-down mentality but still avoid reinventing wheels
We listen in to some testy exchanges at the GCF Board, and suggest some tests to lift the Fund’s functionality and effectiveness
We talk to Climate Policy Initiative about a public-private partnership to help scale finance for NDC mitigation and adaptation
How a new initiative by Notre Dame will analyse the top 250 cities in the US for climate vulnerability and readiness for investment to combat it
We listen in on a conversation between cities and investors on the dash for cash that’s needed by 2020
HSBC reports that the cost of solar power fell to just USD0.36 per watt by the end of 2016. This price, at USD100 / MWh, makes solar cheaper … Continue reading Solar – with a lower cost in funding and materials, now cheaper than coal