Webinar: How can Transport Help Achieve the 2°C Warming Limit Agreed in Paris?

Climate Bonds and SLoCaT introduce the new Low Carbon Transport Climate Bonds Standard

22 Dec 10:00 EST / 15:00 GMT / 16:00 CET

With climate finance, green bonds and infrastructure all high on the COP21 agenda in Paris this is a timely event for anyone in transport

Climate Bonds and SLoCaT invite stakeholders to join this important webinar and let us know your views on the eligibility criteria and other aspects of the standard.

10 Major Transport Climate Action Initiatives and a Collective Call to Action on Electro-mobility Presented at Paris Climate Conference

Paris, 3 December 2015 – Recognizing that transportation has the highest growth of CO2 emissions of any industrial sector, transport representatives present 10 initiatives at COP21 in Paris today that will reduce emissions and build more sustainable transport systems.With energy-related CO2 emissions set to jump from one quarter of total energy-related emissions today to one-third by 2050, many are looking at significant changes they can make in transport to help join

Side Event at COP21: “Linking ambition to action- Success factors for low carbon development pathways in transport sectors”

The side event will be organized by the Transport Research Foundation (TRF) and Institute for Transportation and Development Policy (ITDP). Once countries have agreed on INDCs and mitigation targets in December, the next big challenge is to put in place policies and measures that satisfy these ambitions. Policy makers/ implementers will discuss success factors for moving from concept to implementation in low carbon transport policies.

21st Conference of the Parties (COP21)

In 2015, France will be hosting and presiding the 21st Session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP21/CMP11), otherwise known as “Paris 2015” from November 30th to December 11th. COP21 will be a crucial conference, as it needs to achieve a new international agreement on the climate, applicable to all countries, with the aim of keeping global warming below 2°C.