A United Nations scheme intended to guarantee everyone access to clean energy could help to keep global temperature rise below 2°C say researchers
UN Secretary-General joins Presidents of vulnerable island states in climate rallying call at UN General Assembly.
World Bank and Bank of America chiefs take up top jobs with Kandeh Yumkella appointed as Chief Executive
With the price of carbon consistently recording new lows has the experiment failed and what other financial tools could serve the planet better?
UN Secretary General Ban Ki Moon has hit back at critics of the Rio+20 UN Conference on Sustainable Development by claiming it was an important victory for multilateralism
United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki Moon warns delegates at Sustainable Development summit that this represents last chance to save environment
Maria van der Hoeven, executive director of the IEA says that much of the technology to deliver on Ban Ki-moon’s Sustainable Energy for All project is available leaving governments to roll-out the right policies.
Co-chairs call for calm as diplomats lose cool during last pre-Rio talks on sustainable development agenda.
After criticising agenda negotiations last week UN Secretary General declares his own ideas for the summit.
UN Secretary-General calls for progress on draft agenda before summit to maximise results of summit.
UN Secretary General says scientists must become more involved in policy-making process, and announces new position of UN chief scientist.
UN Secretary-General says energy choices key to security, development and environmental challenges.
United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki Moon outlines his vision for Sustainable Energy for all.
UN Secretary-General targets sustainable development, food security and disaster relief.
Top negotiator calls for rapidly expanding economies such as China and Brazil to add their share to $100 billion climate change support system.