The Low Carbon City Lab (LoCaL) Flagship will be holding a partner day. This event will seek to bring Climate-KIC partners working in the city space together to identify challenges and provide solutions for financing low carbon and climate resilient cities.
LoCaL supports the Gold Standard Foundation's new standard to accelerate progress toward climate security & the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
The flagships Low Carbon City Lab (LoCaL) is looking for exciting project proposals to complement existing project suites.
This event will seek to bring Climate-KIC partners working in the city space together to identify challenges and provide solutions for financing climate resilient cities.
The case of waste and transportation projects comparing the market and economic value of climate and development co-benefits.
Three Tools to Unlock the Potential!
Have a look at the factsheet that was published today in cooperation with South Pole Group, Climate Policy Initiative, Climate Bonds Initiative and ICLEI – Local Governments for Sustainability.
Over 30 local authorities from Morocco and Tunisia gathered to for this first workshop around raising awareness on the impacts of climate change at the local level.
LoCaL's 3D GPC and partners have developed a web-based energy simulation platform: The Streetlight Energy Simulator.
Access the demonstrator here!
Four local governments signed letters of intent to explore Result-Based Finance for transport, energy and waste management projects in Cali, Rajkot, Nairobi and Amman.
Low Carbon City Lab (LoCaL) welcomes 5 new projects in its portfolio!
The ICLEI Municipal Finance Conference - part of Metropolitan Solutions - highlighted the struggles cities currently face regarding accessing climate finance and developing a portfolio of quality projects.
Climate-KIC hosts a new PhD Summer School on Urban Climate Finance in the Global North and South, taking place from 17-30 September 2016 in Frankfurt am Main
This report offers a gap analysis of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions inventory methods for Trondheim municipality with recommendations that pave the road for automated, cost-effective and accurate GHG emissions reporting.
The Low Carbon City Lab (LoCaL) programme manager Victor Cancel, speaks on LoCaL Climate Finance Projects for Cities.
Partners South Pole Group, Telefónica and Teralytics spearhead mobile-led calculations to help reduce CO2 and air pollution in cities.
Public and private investors, including the World Bank Group, AFD and IAFD, meet with cities to discuss funding opportunities and challenges.
This study provides a practical example of unlocking climate finance for cities, LoCaL's primary objective.
Do you have a solution to support climate finance for cities?
Submit your interest by 9 May - we look forward to receiving your application!
The LoCaL project Cities Count Carbon in the waste sector (3C-Waste) will not only include direct emission from waste but address the entire chain including collection systems and energy production from incineration.
What are the main obstactles for financing urban mitigation projects and how can these be overcome? A new Low Carbon City Lab (LoCaL) White Paper by CDP identifies these main barriers and offers new insights into the solutions, making an important step in linking cities with investors.