Environmental

The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) and the Secretariat of the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) are joining forces to support climate adaptation and resilience and to implement UN Sustainable Development Goals through renewables. In a memorandum of understanding signed Sept. 10 by IRENA’s Director-General Francesco La Camera and UNCCD’s Executive Secretary Ibrahim...
Environmental

As Hurricane Dorian makes its way up the east coast of the U.S., dam owners seem to be faring well, with no major damage or breaches reported to date. The storm has now reached the southern Mid-Atlantic area, the National Weather Service reports, with minor to moderate coastal flooding and damaging winds. The service reports...
Job Transitions

In recognition of the widely acknowledged, multiple studies that show that organizations with gender equality perform better financially, this year POWERGEN International, along with partner UL, is launching a new awards program that seeks out women of good character. The Excellence in Character Awards (formerly, Woman of the Year Award) will be given to members of the...