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19.11.2018

New BCS website 2018

BCS just released its new website, including new functionalities to have acces to annual editions of brevious BCS in the "BCS section". All fresh to include latest news and keep you up to date with the activities of the association.

29.06.2016

Amber Rudd MP, Secretary of State for Energy & Climate Change, underlines UK commitment to climate action despite decision to leave EU

London, June 29: Giving a keynote speech at the opening of the second day of the Business & Climate Summit in London’s Guildhall, UK Secretary of State for Energy & Climate Change, Amber Rudd MP re-affirmed UK leadership on action against climate change despite vote to leave the European Union.

She said: “Climate change has not been downgraded as a threat. It remains one of the most serious long term risks to our economic and national security.

29.06.2016

UK Government Still Committed to Strong, Clean Energy Economy Despite EU Referendum

This article first appeared on The Climate Group website on 29 June 2016, which can be found here.

28.06.2016

Architects of Paris Agreement to open Business & Climate Summit and turn commitments into action

The Business & Climate Summit – the second annual gathering of leading global businesses and politicians dedicated to climate action – kicks off today to address how business can, and should, respond to the historic Paris Agreement.

Read the press release (PDF).

28.06.2016

Business could deliver 60% of total emissions cuts pledged in Paris, new report shows, as more companies join RE100

This article first appeared on the RE100 website on June 28, 2016, linked here.

28.06.2016

“Stay Calm and Transform on”: Finance, Government and Energy Trailblazers Confident in Early Ratification of Paris Agreement and Business Motivation for Real Climate Action

This article first appeared  on The Climate Group website on 28 June, 2016, linked here.

27.06.2016

Opinion - After Brexit, the business voice on climate matters more than ever

By: Nigel Topping, CEO, We Mean Business

This post first appeared on Climate Home, 27 June, 2016

The last few days has prompted many questions around Britain’s future climate ambition and whether Brexit will affect the implementation of the Paris Agreement.

22.06.2016

Business & Climate Summit will accelerate the change companies helped shape in Paris: Rachel Kyte, SE4ALL

The business community played a crucial role in securing the historic Paris Agreement, by convincing negotiators and governments that if they were ambitious, business could “fill the gap” on climate action, says Rachel Kyte, CEO of Sustainable Energy for All (SE4All) and Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General, in an exclusive Climate TV interview ahead of the Business & Climate Summit

21.06.2016

Opinion - Why the hyperloop is no green transport miracle

By: Brian Baynes, CEO and Board Member, Joule

This post first appeared on Climate Home, 21 June, 2016.

15.06.2016

New speakers announced for the Business & Climate Summit

The 2016 Business & Climate Summit, taking place at the Guildhall in the heart of the city of London on later this month, today announced more global CEO and policymakers speaking at the Summit.