Greta Thunberg and children from around the world petition the UN Secretary-General to declare a climate emergency at the UN
November 10, 2021 10:17 ET | Hausfeld
WASHINGTON, Nov. 10, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, Greta Thunberg and 13 other youth climate activists from around the world submitted a petition to UN Secretary-General António Guterres asking...
'Global Forests Need Global Governance: Tropical Timber Accord' Launches at COP26
November 04, 2021 03:00 ET | UK Timber Trade Federation
LONDON, Nov. 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Billed as a "call to action" from the global private sector involved in forest management and timber production, the Tropical Timber Accord - "Global...
Climate First Bank Enhances Team with Green Banking Veterans
October 28, 2021 11:06 ET | Climate First Bank
ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 28, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Climate First Bank, a values-based community bank with a mission to reverse the climate crisis, today announces the additions of notable Central...
UN Committee on the Rights of the Child Turns Its Back on Climate Change Petition From Greta Thunberg and Children From Around the World
October 11, 2021 21:47 ET | Hausfeld
The Committee instructs the youth to each file claims in 5 countries, squander years in procedural delays, and then return to the UN after they’ve lost in national courts. The message to children is...
Climate First Bank to Finance Climate Adaptation for Condominiums
September 14, 2021 09:00 ET | Climate First Bank
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., Sept. 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sustainable community bank Climate First Bank is in the early stages of developing a specialized loan program to finance the retrofitting and...
Climate First Bank Pledges 1% of All Profit to Environmental Causes
August 05, 2021 09:00 ET | Climate First Bank
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., Aug. 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Eco-friendly community bank Climate First Bank today announces its partnership with global nonprofit network 1% for the Planet. As part of its...
Scale For ClimateTech Opens Application Period for Hardware Companies Looking to Scale Climate Innovations
July 12, 2021 09:30 ET | For ClimateTech
NEW YORK, July 12, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Scale For ClimateTech is accepting applications for its next round, Cohort 4, now through September 13, 2021. This free program is designed for hardware...
Climate First Bank Unveils Specialized Solar Energy Loan Programs
July 07, 2021 10:00 ET | Climate First Bank
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., July 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In alignment with its core mission to reverse the global climate crisis, values-based community bank, Climate First Bank, today unveils its...
Vancity discloses GHG emissions of its loans and investments
June 24, 2021 06:00 ET | Vancouver City Savings Credit Union
Partnership for Carbon Accounting Financials methodology used to measure financed emissions Disclosure is a first step toward Vancity’s 2040 net-zero target TERRITORIES OF MUSQUEAM, SQUAMISH and...
Venture for ClimateTech Announces Inaugural Cohort at NREL Industry Growth Forum
April 22, 2021 11:35 ET | For ClimateTech
ROCHESTER, N.Y., April 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Venture For ClimateTech announced today the eleven companies selected to take part in its inaugural cohort. Launched in December 2020, Venture For...