SDG7: Affordable and clean energy

All our coverage on SDG7 and the target to deliver 'access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all'

Green energy technologies are redefining the way our world is powered, from the largest corporates to the smallest, most remote villages. BusinessGreen brings you the latest insights into how SDG7 is fuelling the low-carbon revolution. 

How finance is mainstreaming renewable energy

How finance is mainstreaming renewable energy

Sebastien Soleille, BNP Paribas
07 July 2019 •
SDG7: Solar Aid illuminates Africa with two million light sales


EXCLUSIVE: Charity's social enterprise SunnyMoney has now sold two million solar lights across sub-Saharan Africa, bringing clean lighting to more than 10.5 million people

clock 04 June 2019 •
We're falling short on SDG7, but we can fix it


Jeremy Leggett surveys global progress against SDG7, and considers what must happen to deliver on the targets by 2030

clock 04 June 2019 •
Dying to eat: Polluting stoves put millions in danger


But there isn't a one size fits all solution to the clean cooking challenge, warns Ashden's new CEO Harriet Lamb

clock 03 June 2019 •
SDG7: Behind the scenes of an energy efficiency giant


Danish engineering firm Danfoss is working to save energy at every level of its business

clock 28 May 2019 •
SDG 7: How Novozymes enzymes help turn waste into sustainable fuel


The Danish chemicals expert thinks its enzymes could help break down barriers to sustainable biofuels

clock 24 May 2019 •
Modern energy for all: Five tips for keeping SDG7 business strategies on track


In the latest addition to the BusinessGreen SDG Hub, we explore how businesses can help deliver on SDG7 and ensure universal and sustainable energy for all

clock 23 May 2019 •
SDG7: World falling short on global clean energy goals


Sustained efforts are needed to deploy more renewables and improve electricity access for world's poorest, progress report warns

clock 22 May 2019 •
SDG7: The compass pointing towards a world of clean and accessible energy


Could SDG7 provide a spring board for both full decarbonisation and the achievement of all 17 SDGs?

clock 14 May 2019 •
The BusinessGreen Guide to the SDGs: SDG7 - Affordable and Clean Energy


BusinessGreen assesses the business implications of the pledge to 'ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all'

clock 09 October 2018 •