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Tactics to reduce plastic and other ocean pollution simultaneously

Plastic bags and straws are not the only problem to ocean pollution, non-plastic pollutants such as nitrogen and phosphorous are just as harmful.
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Electricity distribution operators survived COVID-19 emergency

Electricity distribution operators successfully kept the lights on for the world during the lockdowns imposed in the initial stages of COVID-19 emergency.
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India seeks bidders to implement ‘One Sun One World One Grid’

The Indian government invites proposals for the implementation of its 'One Sun One World One Grid' initiative, deadline for submissions is 6 July 2020.
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EU to lead the charge on a green and digital transition

An EU report highlights Europe's need for research and innovation to support sustainable and inclusive growth to lead the green and digital transition.

Global efforts remain insufficient to reach SDG 7 goal by 2030

Despite accelerated progress over the past decade, the world will fall short in achieving SDG 7 by 2030 unless efforts are scaled up significantly.
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IHA calls for incentivise investments in renewable infrastructure

The IHA 2020 Hydropower Status Report and its companion policy paper highlights the need to incentivise investments in renewable energy infrastructure.
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Mozambique approves changes to the development of offshore Area One

The Mozambican government has endorsed the shareholding and financing structure of a LNG project relating to Rovuma Offshore Area one.
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Global energy investment to drop by $400bn

An IEA report indicates that Covid-19 has set in motion the largest drop in global energy investment in history from fossil fuels to renewables and efficiency.
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Germany to help India with its first-ever control reserve study

DNV GL has been contracted by Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) to conduct a major control reserve study for the southern region of India.

Webinar recording: Focused conversation on the developmental impacts of REIPPPP

Tune in for a Digital Broadcast hosted by the aef to unpack the developmental impacts of REIPPPP – Research, Practice and Perspectives on 28 May.

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