innovation

Created on Thursday, 10 December 2015 / COP 21 - Edition 5 - Business, Investment and Innovation
Tags: hospitality, environmental management, business innovation, sustainable tourism
Is there room for environmental management in hospitality? Karmen Lužar emphasises that multi-faceted approaches are needed to achieve truly successful environmental management in the hospitality sector. ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 10 December 2015 / COP 21 - Edition 5 - Business, Investment and Innovation
Tags: Israel, clean technology, investment, innovation, International Energy Agency
How Israel’s green technology can combat climate change Glenn Yago from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem discusses the need for government investment to leverage long-term private sector finance and ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 11 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 10 - Cites, Urban Governance and Transport
Tags: cities, mayors, local authorities, climate change mitigation, resilience, community development, innovation, UNFCCC, United States
... Greg Nickels, established the US Conference of Mayors Climate Protection Agreement in 2005. The pledge recruited cities to meet the terms of the Kyoto Protocol, despite the fact that US federal government ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 04 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 4 - Business and Innovation
Tags: green business, innovation, smart investment, UNFCCC, climate change mitigation, collaboration, partnership, private sector, regulation
How to involve business in climate change? Radboud University’s Heleen de Coninck explores the role of the private sector in the UNFCCC context, and offers insights on how to better encourage businesses ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 04 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 4 - Business and Innovation
Tags: Low-carbon innovation, economy, investment, research and development, technology
A wealth of untapped potential: How low-carbon innovation can fuel economic growth Marion Davis from SEI and Tan Copsey from The New Climate Economy detail the enormous opportunity for businesses to ... [ +++ ]