Recent Press Releases
Apr 17, 2013
Following Success of Challenges in Chicago, Austin and other Locations, Innovative Public-Private Partnership Set to Expand to Four Additional Cities in 2013
On Heels of Governor Brown's Historic Trip, Chinese Cities Seek U.S. City Innovations & Guidance to Tackle Climate Change, Air PollutionApr 17, 2013
Opportunities Emerge for ICLEI to Connect U.S. & Chinese Cities, Share Approaches to Sustainable Development, Cleantech, Climate Policy
Dec 19, 2012
Federal legislation introduced today by Senators Kerry, Gillibrand, and Lautenberg would improve federal-local coordination for resilience planning, and provide data and tools to support cities and counties on front lines of extreme weather
1,000 Businesses Use ICLEI’s Green Business Challenge Web App to Accelerate Environmental PerformanceOct 18, 2012
ICLEI’s proven web application reaches milestone of 1,000 business users; Web App powers friendly competitions run by leading local governments to help local businesses go green and save energy and money.
Oct 04, 2012
Long-awaited protocol standardizes guidance for how U.S. local governments can measure and report the greenhouse gas emissions associated with their communities; sets stage to accelerate climate progress of cities and counties.
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