The CSR Journal addresses a state of climate emergency around the world. According to this article, climate change action in cities is critical because urban spaces are significant contributors to climate change.
The article cites statistics regarding 70 percent of 96 cities that have experienced negative effects linked to climate change.
To mitigate climate change, cities introduced integration of renewables into their decarbonisation strategies to reduce greenhouse emissions.
Also, the article states that decentralised power generation from renewables has been key to climate change adaptation, helping to make energy systems more resilient while reducing risks associated with dependence on external energy sources. Read the Entire Article
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The New York Green Bank gets an initial $210 million of funding boost from the state for its early 2014 launching. It’s the first bank that is committed to reinforcing the lineup of clean technologies.