Green Parties perform well in Geneva voteMarch 16, 2020, 9:20 a.m.
Despite the virus lockdown, Geneva voters went to the polls yesterday in local elections and the results show a conti...
CGN buys electric ships to cut fuel consumptionJan. 9, 2020, 9:18 a.m.
The company which runs the boats on Lake Geneva – the CGN - has ordered two new ships which will be partly elec...
Green party fails to secure seat on Federal CouncilDec. 12, 2019, 9:27 a.m.
Green party leaders say parliament has missed an opportunity after they failed to secure a seat on the Federal Council.
Elections to Federal Council today - Greens fight for a seatDec. 11, 2019, 9:18 a.m.
Elections to the Federal Council take place today and the Greens will be fighting for a seat at the top table. Althou...
Young people urged to vote over weekendOct. 14, 2019, 9:08 a.m.
Young people are being urged to vote ahead of the Federal Parliamentary Elections on Sunday.
Younger voters drive gains for environmental partiesJune 7, 2019, 9:12 a.m.
In the run-up to parliamentary elections in October, environmental parties are performing strongly in the polls.
Geneva Green Party pushes for solar expansionNov. 29, 2017, 6:41 a.m.
The Geneva Green Party is pushing for the canton to boost its solar energy production.
Green party puts forward cannabis motionMay 5, 2017, 7:17 a.m.
The Green Party has tabled a parliamentary motion in Bern to legalize cannabis. It’s not the first time politic...
New green trade deal with CanadaOct. 4, 2016, 11:30 a.m.
The Swiss Energy Minister, Doris Leuthard, who's on an official visit to Canada, has said that she wants to strengthe...
Zurich named greenest city in the worldSept. 13, 2016, 3:21 p.m.
Zurich has been named the greenest city in the world. Geneva came 12th in the 2016 Arcadis Sustainable Cities Index,...