Goal 7: Affordable and Clean Energy

With only 11 days until the launch of Measure What Matters: a framework for action we focus on Goal 7: Affordable and Clean Energy (see targets below).

Today we hear from children at Hackney New School in London who tell us why they think clean energy matters (click video below).

And we interview Karen Hamilton, Vice President of Sustainable Business at Unilever, to find out how the SDGs are shaping their corporate strategy.

7.1

By 2030, ensure universal access to affordable, reliable and modern energy services

7.2

By 2030, increase substantially the share of renewable energy in the global energy mix

7.3

By 2030, double the global rate of improvement in energy efficiency

7.a

By 2030, enhance international cooperation to facilitate access to clean energy research and technology, including renewable energy, energy efficiency and advanced and cleaner fossil-fuel technology, and promote investment in energy infrastructure and clean energy technology

7.b

By 2030, expand infrastructure and upgrade technology for supplying modern and sustainable energy services for all in developing countries, in particular least developed countries, small island developing States, and land-locked developing countries, in accordance with their respective programmes of support

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