New French study reveals hidden potential of electric vehicles

Electric vehicles have lower global warming potential than combustion vehicles on their overall life-cycle. Il could still be drastically reduced depending France’s energy choices by 2030 Improving the environmental impacts of batteries will help meet the Paris Climate Agreement objectives Vehicle to grid and second life batteries will accelerate the deployment of renewables and ensure(…)

Perspective from Laurence Tubiana on US withdrawal from the Paris Agreement

Donald Trump’s Historic Mistake US President Donald Trump has announced that the United States will no longer participate in the 2015 Paris climate agreement, the landmark United Nations treaty that many of us worked so hard to achieve. Trump is making a mistake that will have grave repercussions for his own country, and for the(…)

ECF Annual Report 2016

ECF Annual Report 2016

This report captures a few of the highlights of a busy year for the ECF and the achievements that were possible thanks to the strong network of diverse partners with which we work.