Nature Positive

               
Young residents file climate change lawsuit against Alaska’s…
In the latest string of youth climate change-related lawsuits, eight young Alaska residents sued the state, seeking to block a major natural gas project. They argue that…
               
Digital program on climate change to be delivered…
ITZA, an e-learning specialist, intends to launch its One Planet digital resource, an interdisciplinary online program on climate change and how to protect the planet,…
               
Peatland project begins in Cambridgeshire to capture 4,000…
The Peatland Progress initiative has begun its project to seal 4,000 tonnes of carbon by creating a wetland. Launched on 23 June last year as…
               
Nature degradation could lead to 12% GDP loss…
An analysis conducted by the Green Finance Institute (GFI) reveals that the deterioration of the UK’s natural environment poses a significant threat to the economy,…
               
Audubon Zoo teams up with Entergy & NASA…
In collaboration with conservation allies such as Entergy and NASA, Audubon Zoo is set to host "Party for the Planet: Spring into Action," marking the…
               
Stora Enso partners with IUCN to develop framework…
Stora Enso announced that it has partnered with the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) on a framework to verify net positive impact on…
               
GEF launches new GBFF council, agrees on $1.1…
The Global Environment Facility (GEF) gathered its 186 member governments in Washington for the inaugural meeting of the Council of the Global Biodiversity Framework Fund…
               
England launches ambitious biodiversity credit scheme
England is set to introduce a biodiversity credit scheme this week, aiming to ensure that all new construction projects contribute positively to nature conservation. 
               
Nigerian Conservation Foundation’s Green Recovery Nigeria initiative targets…
The Nigerian Conservation Foundation (NCF) announced that through its Green Recovery Nigeria Program, it will aim to reforest about 25% of Nigeria’s total landmass. 
               
Suzano celebrates 100th anniversary with $100 million investment…
Suzano (Brazilian paper and pulp-producing company) marked its 100th year on January 23 by announcing an investment of $100 million to advance initiatives to protect…
               
Tees Valley secures £7 million for hydrogen-powered transport…
Tees Valley has secured £7 million in government funding for hydrogen projects to decarbonize deliveries and construct a new hydrogen refueling station for heavy goods…
               
Industry leaders pledge “nature-positive” mining
In a five-point plan announced in Davos, Switzerland, mining and metals companies representing a third of the global industry acknowledged past harm and said decarbonization…
               
105 financial institutions become early adopters of nature-related…
On Tuesday, over 100 financial institutions across the globe including Schroders, Robeco, Nomura Asset Management, Mirova, Fidelity International, Federated Hermes, and Candriam, declared that they…
               
Global renewable power capacity up by 50% in…
The global increase in renewable power capacity reached a 50% growth rate last year and is expected to continue setting records throughout this decade, propelled…
               
Kerbside drop points for small electric goods to…
Government proposals aim to enhance recycling efforts in the UK by potentially introducing kerbside collections for small electrical items like toasters and hairdryers starting in…
Renewables soar as global electricity demand climbs, says IEA 

According to a new IEA report, global electricity demand has grown at its fastest pace in years, fueled by strong economic growth, intense heat waves, […]

Masdar secures $1 billion in second green bond issuance for renewable energy expansion

Masdar announced that it has secured $1 billion through its second green bond issuance under the company’s Green Finance Framework.   The announcement comes a year […]

EU commits €7 billion for sustainable, safe and smart transport infrastructure 

The European Commission announced that it has selected 134 transport projects to invest over €7 billion in EU grants from the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF), […]

Iberdrola’s subsidiary and Carbon2Nature partner to enhance carbon capture projects in Brazil

Iberdrola announced that its subsidiary, Neoenergia, is partnering with Carbon2Nature to develop projects that capture carbon using nature-based solutions to reduce the global footprint. In […]

New report highlights significant progress in corporate sustainability 

More than three-quarters of executives have seen significant or moderate progress towards their sustainability goals in the past year, according to Deloitte’s 2024 “Sustainability Action […]

Climate crisis prediction from America’s biggest oil refiner in 1977 article, surfaces online 

Nearly 50 years ago, Marathon Petroleum‘s corporate predecessor warned in its company magazine, Marathon World, that global temperature rise is linked to “industrial expansion” and […]