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Cities could slash emissions by 60% through further climate actions

Cities could slash emissions by 60% through further climate actions

If fully realised, the Global Covenant of Mayors for Climate & Energy said city and local government actions could account for 2.3 billion tons CO2e of annual emissions reduction in 2030.

Interactive map shows cities' commitment to innovation

Interactive map shows cities' commitment to innovation

Report found that cities’ ability to drive innovation depends most on bold leadership, dedicated staff with the right skills, and a strong focus on data to set targets and measure outcomes.

Bloomberg pledges $500m in philanthropic fight against climate crisis

Bloomberg pledges $500m in philanthropic fight against climate crisis

Beyond Carbon will employ advocacy, legal and electoral strategies to accelerate bold action which includes helping elect candidates who are climate champions.

Bloomberg completes climate action line-up

Bloomberg completes climate action line-up

Albuquerque, Austin, Denver, Orlando and San Antonio are named as the final cities in the American Cities Climate Challenge