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15 May
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Switzerland Renews Funding for Climate Action
Category: ESG News
Switzerland pledges CHF 135 million to the Green Climate Fund from 2024-2027, supporting global climate action. This commitment aids over 250 projects in 130 countries, reducing CO...
08 Apr
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SWEET Program Launches Call to Tackle Hard-to-Abate Emissions
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The Swiss Federal Office of Energy (SFOE) and the Federal Office for the Environment (FOEN) have announced a new call for proposals under the SWEET funding program. This initiative...
04 Apr
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Swiss Government Supports Measures to Limit Environmental Appeals
Category: Uncategorized
The Federal Council has addressed proposals to restrict environmental organization complaints on smaller residential buildings within construction zones under the Nature and Homela...
07 Mar
Empa’s Pioneering Research Converts CO2 into Chemicals
Category: ESG News
Swiss researchers are making strides in transforming CO2 into valuable chemicals, utilizing electricity and innovative catalysts. This sustainable approach, led by Empa's Alessandr...
22 Feb
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Griesser and Energiehaus Arquitectos Create CO2-Neutral Living Space
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Swiss firm Griesser has transformed a Barcelona terraced house into the city's first CO2-neutral passive house, "ShowPass." Partnering with Energiehaus Arquitectos, they used Metal...
06 Feb
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H55’s Innovation Lands CHF 45 Million for Eco-Friendly Aviation
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Swiss electric aviation pioneer H55, advancing towards a sustainable future, has raised CHF 45 million to boost its expansion in Switzerland and Canada, aiming for carbon-neutral f...
24 Jan
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New Study Reveals Path to Greener Construction Practices
Category: ESG News, Uncategorized
New study by World Economic Forum and McKinsey shows circular economy in construction could drastically cut carbon emissions. By 2050, emissions may reduce by 75% and yield up to $...
20 Aug
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Swiss Industries Face Complex Industrial Wastewater Pollution
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Swiss industrial firms face the challenge of managing complex wastewater to prevent further pollution of lakes and rivers, as highlighted in "l'environnement." Despite regulations,...
02 Jan
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Switzerland Struggles with Nitrogen Pollution from Farming and Traffic
Category: ESG News
Swiss forests face a nitrogen crisis, with over 90% affected by excess deposits, mainly from agriculture and traffic. To combat this, Switzerland is updating regulations by 2024, f...