We've just wrapped up our two-day parliamentary roundtable on renewable energy at Marrakech, where MPs from around the world committed themselves to bold climate action in their national parliaments. Update - presentations and photographs from the event are now available for download! The event, held to coincide with the latest round of the UN climate talks following the ratification of the historic Paris Agreement earlier this year, concentrated on the remarkable opportuniti
From the 7th to the 10th of November, seven MPs from the Climate Parliament's India chapter visited Germany to learn more about the country's experiences with the renewable energy transition (Energiewende) and climate protection policies. As India plans to implement its own sustainable low-carbon initiatives, the parliamentarians have been keen to get impulses from Germany on how to support the market development of renewable energy and energy efficiency. Commissioned by the
S.E. el Dr. Edgar Gutiérrez, Ministro de Ambiente y Energía de Costa Rica, pronunció un discurso de apertura de la Mesa Redonda del Grupo de Redes Verdes organizada por Climate Parliament en Marrakech el 14 y 15 de noviembre de 2016. Una delegación de Climate Parliament sostuvo además una reunión privada con el Ministro en la que este reafirmó el compromiso de Costa Rica de integrar la Alianza de Redes Verdes.
Una delegación de Climate Parliament se reunió en Marrakech en
The Climate Parliament recently organised a fact-finding visit for a group of senior Indian MPs to the UK, designed to strengthen commercial and political ties between India and the UK and to accelerate the deployment of decentralised renewable energy technologies. India boasts ambitious renewable energy ambitions of 100GW of solar by 2022 and has signed the Paris climate change agreement, which has committed it to steep decarbonisation in the coming decades. Despite its ambi