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Rachel Kyte - CEO of SEforALL - addresses President Trump’s withdrawal from the Paris Agreement

Saying he was “turning his back on our children and grandchildren,” SEforALL CEO Rachel Kyte launched a blistering attack on President Trump for withdrawing U.S. support for the Paris Climate Agreement. Speaking at a protest outside the White House late yesterday, Kyte decried the president’s short-sightedness in forsaking renewable energy and energy efficiency technologies that are getting cheaper every day and are creating hundreds of thousands of new jobs across the country.

UN Secretary General on "Climate Change: Mobilizing the World"

In conversation at the NYU Stern School of Business, the United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres gave a speech on "Climate Change: Mobilizing the World", highlighting the seriousness of the impacts from climate change on the planet and its inhabitants, calling for sustained action to meet the global challenge and to ensure a peaceful and sustainable future for all.

SEforALL, ENEL and UNIDO to work together on accelerating sustainable energy

Vienna, 11 May 2017 – ENEL, one of the world’s leading global utilities, and the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) have announced that they will work together with key stakeholders, in cooperation with Sustainable Energy for All (SEforALL), on accelerating sustainable energy, including power grid efficiency and electrification.

SEforALL to create new People-Centered Accelerator to support gender equality, social inclusion and women’s empowerment

At last month’s Sustainable Energy for All Forum in New York City, Sustainable Energy for All (SEforALL) announced its intention to launch a new People-Centered Accelerator to support gender equality, social inclusion and women’s empowerment in the energy sector.

The Accelerator will bring together a voluntary group of like-minded partners who are committed to advancing these goals, and work with global leaders to promote an energy transition that leaves no one behind.