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The Case Saúl Luciano Lliuya versus RWE, taking place in the German town of Hamm, has now gone into the evidentary phase. This historic lawsuit, in which a Peruvian farmer has sued a German energy giant, might have consequences for investors and firms around the world that might have to deal with more cases of… » read more

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By Arthur Wyns At the COP23 in Bonn, Germany, international climate change negotiations are well underway now prime ministers have joined the negotiations, including German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French president Emmanuel Macron. The UN climate negotiations in Bonn have turned out to be of a very technical nature, with much of the Rulebook needed… » read more

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U.S. cities come in all sorts of shapes and sizes. At COP23, a panel of US mayors came together to illustrate the importance of city clusters to reach decarbonization. By Leena Eldeeb Since the United States withdrew from the Paris Agreement in June, U.S. cities have demonstrated that decision-making on matters like climate action need… » read more

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By Arthur Wyns   Business is turning green: innovation, and sustainability have become more and more entwined. In addition, a new generation of green entrepreneurs is emerging, with a growing number of people that are founding their own start-ups while, in the same breath, tackling the defining environmental problems of our time. There are, however,… » read more

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By Mostafa Darwish & Arthur Wyns Climate Action is necessary on all levels, from changing personal behaviour to promoting sustainable businesses & entrepreneurship. Climate-KIC – or the Knowledge and Innovation Community – does just that: as Europe’s largest public-private innovation network, it empowers young people to come up with new business ideas to challenge and… » read more

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Par Arthur Wyns   Et si la lutte contre le changement climatique et la promotion du développement économique durable pourrait être combiné? L’entrepreneuriat climatique consiste à proposer des innovations qui s’attaquent au changement climatique mais qui sont économiquement viables dans le même temps. C’est l’approche adoptée par un groupe de jeunes étudiants en Europe avec… » read more

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The implementation of solar cookers across Moroccan communities is proving to be a great example of how decentralization of renewable energy is contributing to the energy independence of a country. By Lina Yassin & Arthur Wyns Morocco is being widely portrayed around the world as one of the leading countries in renewable energy deployment. The… » read more

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Par Arthur Wyns et Llewelyn Buidin Le réseau d’innovation climatique le plus grand d’Europe donne la chance à des jeunes personnes de développer des idées d’entreprise qui lutte contre le changement climatique. Est-ce que une approche d’entreprise peut offrir des solutions pour le changement climatique à la génération suivante ? L’entrepreneuriat du changement climatique est… » read more

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Door Arthur Wyns Europa’s grootste innovatie-netwerk geeft jongeren de kans om business ideeën te ontwikkelen die klimaatsverandering aanpakken. Biedt ondernemerschap bij jongeren een oplossing voor de klimaatkwestie?   Klimaat-ondernemerschap, een tot nog toe onderontwikkelde tak in het huidige bedrijfslandschap, maar één die steeds meer gewicht zal dragen in de toekomst. Duurzaamheid komt steeds meer op… » read more

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