New greenhouse gas emissions data collected from C40 cities can help drive innovation, Nigel Topping, Chief Innovation Officer at the Carbon Disclosure Project, told the C40 News Team. CDP released a report during the Summit showing how cities are leading in implementing climate change strategies.
Lord Mayor of Copenhagen Frank Jensen joined the C40 News Team for an interview during last week's C40 Cities Mayors Summit and talked about Copenhagen’s plans to be a “carbon neutral capital” by 2025.
Sydney Mayor Clover Moore joined the C40 News Team for an interview during last week's Summit. In this video, she talks about the importance of the C40 in offering knowledge, support and inspiration to cities like Sydney.
The Clinton Climate Initiative (CCI), a program of the William J. Clinton Foundation, today announced that Rio de Janeiro, a member of the C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group (C40), has become the first city to test hybrid buses as part of the CCI/C40 Hybrid & Electric Bus Test Program. The City of Rio will start to test buses this month with more cities following soon. The goal of the CCI/C40 Hybrid & Electric Bus Test Program is to develop a market for fuel efficient, low-carbon buses in Latin America, and was developed at the request of C40 Cities.