New microgrids initiative launched today at international business roundtable in Johannesburg, South Africa
WBCSD partners with seven of the world’s leading energy and technology companies to launch innovative, low carbon microgrids program in South Africa
Today, the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) launches an innovative microgrids program, highly relevant to Africa, as part of its Low Carbon Technology Partnerships initiative (LCTPi). The launch takes place at the first of a series of national dialogues known as the Action2020 Climate Dialogues, taking place across the world during September and October.
The meeting in Johannesburg, South Africa, will be opened by Peter Bakker, President and CEO of the WBCSD. The dialogue brings together leading business figures and South African policymakers to drive low carbon technology solutions forward ahead of COP21, the UN’s global climate negotiations in Paris this December. ….