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Will Brexit threaten EU's climate leadership?

Britain's vote to leave the European Union has disrupted everyday affairs and may displace climate concerns as a political priority. The decision also removes what has traditionally been one of the EU's strongest voices in favor of emissions-cutting policies.

Rachel Kyte - CEO, Sustainable Energy for All and Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Sustainable Energy for All - recently spoke with Alissa De Carbonnel and Nina Chestney of Reuters.

Going Further, Faster

On June 15, 2016, Sustainable Energy for All held a meeting of its Advisory Board in Brussels in order to introduce a new strategic framework that would drive action on the Sustainable Development Goals and the Paris Climate Agreement. The new framework, which ushers in a new period of action and policy development for SEforALL, aims to meet the dual energy challenge: how do we ensure modern, reliable energy access to all without contributing to climate change?

Sustainable Energy for All shifts gear to speed delivery of affordable, clean energy

New five-year strategy will drive action for SDG7 and Paris Agreement

BRUSSELS, 15 June 2016 – Sustainable Energy for All – the global, multi-stakeholder platform that played a core role in putting universal access to modern energy services at the heart of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and Paris climate agreement – is shifting gear with a new five-year strategy that will drive action and deliver on those promises.

Ashden Awards recognise energy leaders of the future

On June 9th, 2016, UK-based charity Ashden hosted the 2016 Ashden Awards at the Royal Geographical Society in London. Ashden champions and supports leaders in sustainable energy, both locally and internationally, in order to accelerate the transition to a low-carbon world. This year’s awards honored twelve organizations and programs at the forefront of innovation and creativity in the ever-expanding field of sustainability technology. Award categories ranged from use of smart energy, encouragement of sustainable communities, and innovative finance for energy practices.