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  1. Vienna Energy Forum to contribute to successful implementation of SDGs and Paris AgreementRead the original story

    May 11, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    The discussion at this year's Vienna Energy Forum will serve as an important contribution to the debate and review of the Sustainable Development Goals and the Paris climate agreement and their successful implementation, said participants at the event taking place in the capital of Austria this week. The forum is being held for the fifth time, and this year has the theme "Sustainable energy for the implementation of the SDGs and the Paris Agreement".

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  2. More research on impact of gender inclusive energy policies can enable progress towards the SDGsRead the original story

    May 9, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    As part of this years' Vienna Energy Forum, the United Nations Industrial Development Organization and the International Network on Gender and Sustainable Energy organized a side event to discuss the importance of robust and empirical evidence for gender inclusive energy policies. Opening the discussion, Sheila Oparaocha, Senior Technical Adviser at ENERGIA, emphasized that "Energy access is key to opening up opportunities for women and men in developing countries", adding that energy can be an enabler for all the Sustainable Development Goals including SDG 5 on achieving gender equality and empowering all women and girls.

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  3. 2017 World Hydropower Congress opens in Addis AbabaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | Walta Information Centre

    ... to pull together on this front. Hydropower, the Prime Minister said, is crucial to providing reliable and sustainable energy development for transformation of Africa's economies. The 6th World Hydropower Congress (WHC) kicked-off in Addis Ababa, ...

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  4. Jordan Cove spends heavily to kill Coos County anti-LNG measureRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2017 | OregonLive.com

    ... together to promote the measure, which goes by the somewhat cumbersome title, The Coos County Right to Sustainable Energy Future Ordinance. Mary Geddry, a Coquille activist who is the chief petitioner, calls it a local bill of rights modeled on ...

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  5. A New Era for Iran: Trade With EU Grows 79 Percent on Nuclear Deal ImplementationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | Al Bawaba

    ... and Energy Commissioner Miguel Arias Canete says. Speaking at the first-ever Iran-EU Business Forum on Sustainable Energy in Tehran on Saturday, Canete added that trade between Iran and the union showed 79 percent boost following the implementation ...

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  6. HBKU celebrates significant growth with graduation of its largest class to dateRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2017 | The Peninsula

    ... College of Science and Engineering master's programmes in Biological and Biomedical Sciences (BBS), Sustainable Energy, and Sustainable Environment. Also graduating were 87 students from the College of Islamic Studies, 18 from the College of ...

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  7. Iran, EU to build advanced nuclear safety centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2017 | Trend

    News selected on topics and regions - oil and gas, business, politics, IT, the South Caucasus, the Caspian Sea region, Central Asia Ranking of the Azerbaijani banking sector The Islamic Republic and the European Union will start the construction of an advanced nuclear safety center in Iran in the near future, Iran's nuclear chief says, PressTV reported. Head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran Ali Akbar Salehi made the remarks in a joint press conference on Saturday with European Climate Action and Energy Commissioner Miguel Arias Canete, who is in Tehran to take part in the first-ever Iran-EU Business Forum on Sustainable Energy.

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  8. Post-JCPOA trade with EU up 79%Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2017 | Tehran Times

    European Climate Action and Energy Commissioner Miguel Arias Canete has said trade between Iran and the European Union has increased by 79 percent since the implementation of the nuclear deal, known as JCPOA, in January 2016. Canete made the remarks during the first-ever Iran-EU Business Forum on Sustainable Energy held in Tehran on Saturday, IRNA reported.

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  9. Smart Cities and Urban DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2017 | PR Log

    ... of Applied Research, University of Applied Sciences, Scientific Director of the Research Center for Sustainable Energy Technologies Daniel Hiller , Head of Strategic Management, Fraunhofer Institute for High-Speed Dynamics, Ernst-Mach-Institute ...

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  10. Pacific Energy and Transport Ministers meet in TongaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | Matangi Tonga

    The Third Pacific Regional Energy and Transport Ministers Meeting was opened in Nuku'alofa on today, April 26, by Crown Prince Tupouto'a 'Ulukalala, who called on them to take action on energy efficiency, particularly in the transport sector in the region. Attended by more than 100 high level delegates and experts including the Prime Minister of Cook Islands Henry Puna, Prime Minister of Tuvalu Enele Sopoaga and Prime Minister Hon 'Akilisi Pohiva and other ministers, the meeting hosted by the Pacific Community and Tongan Government under a theme, 'Affordable, Reliable and Sustainable Energy and Transport Services for All.'

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  11. Modeling reveals how policy affects adoption of solar energy photovoltaics in CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | EurekAlert!

    ... to purchase and install solar PV systems. As the group reports this week in the Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy , from AIP Publishing, they built a model for commercial solar PV adoption to quantify the impact of government incentives ...

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  12. Dallas companya s West Texas nuclear waste project on holdRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2017 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... declared the request a win for their side. "We consider it a major victory," said Karen Hadden of the Sustainable Energy & Economic Development Coalition, an environmental advocacy group that has opposed Waste Control Specialists' expansion plans. ...

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  13. California Primed to Benefit from Combining Solar with Energy StorageRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2017 | PRWeb

    The Center for Sustainable Energy states, California policy has long promoted solar energy, recognizing the threat of climate change and continued greenhouse gas emissions from fossil fuel combustion. Currently, attention is focused on energy storage with Senate Bill 700 working its way through the legislature to create a market transformation program aimed at fostering growth of solar plus energy storage.

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  14. Bloomberg: Oil and coal producers join Ivanka Trump to defend climate pactRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2017 | Seeking Alpha

    ... high-efficiency, low-emissions technology to generate electricity from coal. The Business Council for Sustainable Energy, which represents Calpine (NYSE: CPN ), FuelCell Energy (NASDAQ: FCEL ), Johnson Controls (NYSE: JCI ) and 50 other companies ...

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  15. Global Smart Glass Market: Increasing Prominence of Renewable Sources ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2017 | SBWire

    ... this report @ Demand for Sustainable Energy to Influence Uptake of Smart Glass On the grounds of the depleting sources of energy, the demand for sustainable energy, ...

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  16. Tonga to host regional energy meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2017 | Matangi Tonga

    More than 100 high level delegates and experts will meet in Nuku'alofa on April 24-28 for the Third Pacific Regional Energy and Transport Ministerial Meeting, to discuss the latest international and regional developments affecting the region in these sectors. The theme "Affordable, Reliable and Sustainable Energy and Transport for all", will cover energy and transport challenges and priorities included in the Framework for Resilient Development in the Pacific, Framework for Action on Energy Security in the Pacific.

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  17. Energy ministers to build clean energy platformRead the original story

    Apr 11, 2017 | Fiji Times

    ... iations and promote with an united voice,i 1 2. The theme of the meeting is i 1 2Affordable, Reliable and Sustainable Energy and Transport Services for Alli 1 2.

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  18. We can advance human rights by starting with energy accessRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2017 | The Hill

    ... for whom the costs of energy are a barrier and support them to access the development opportunities sustainable energy creates. If we don't do this, these households will be overlooked and the predictions of the International Energy Agency that more ...

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  19. Over 1bn people still off the grid worldwideRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | Iol.co.za

    ... of progress up, and that is going to require political leadership," said Rachel Kyte, chief executive of Sustainable Energy for All, an initiative of the UN secretary-general. This week governments, business, development agencies and others will ...

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  20. RELEASE: 5 New Subnational Governments Join Global Partnership on Energy Efficiency in BuildingsRead the original story

    Apr 4, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    ... global energy demand and over one-quarter of global GHG emissions. The announcement was made at the 3rd Sustainable Energy for All Forum held in Brooklyn, New York City. The cities and districts joining the BEA are Kisii County, Kenya ; Merida, ...

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