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  • News

    Horizon Europe should be ‘nothing less than zero’

    A T&E analysis of a new EU funding programme for research and innovation has said ‘nothing less than zero’ greenhouse gases should be the guiding principle for projects...

     Monday, September 2, 2019 - 06:00
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    Europe Digital Marketing Officer wanted!

    T&E is seeking a digital marketing specialist who uses digital tools and applies storytelling to move citizens to action and confront politicians with people’s demand for change.

     Monday, August 5, 2019 - 10:39
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    How can I know if I’m investing in sustainable projects?

    Investors seeking ‘sustainable’ investments will have new criteria to guide them, according to a new EU proposal. An expert group established by the European Commission...

     Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 18:59
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    Commission turns blind eye to ‘inadequate’ climate plans

    European governments’ climate plans will not meet the EU’s 2030 decarbonisation target for transport, a new analysis shows. Yet the European Commission is letting national governments off the hook...

     Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 18:53
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    EU unveils climate strategy for fossil fuel-free transport

    Europe’s climate strategy should include ending carbon emissions from transport by 2050, the European Commission has said. In a draft...

     Thursday, December 20, 2018 - 14:21
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    MEPs want €10bn allocated for cleaner and safer transport in EU budget

    MEPs have given a thumbs-up to spending €10 billion of the EU’s transport infrastructure budget on smart, sustainable and safe transport projects like re-charging stations and railway signaling...

     Thursday, December 20, 2018 - 14:10
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    Commission wants budget to prioritise climate

    The European Commision wants 60% of the EU’s key infrastructure fund spent on contributing to climate objectives. It has proposed that the €42 billion Connecting Europe Facility would have €30...

     Thursday, June 7, 2018 - 14:57
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    EU wants environmental guarantees from the UK

    Europe’s chief negotiator on the UK’s exit from the EU has insisted that Britain must agree to abide by EU environmental rules if it wants access to the internal market....

     Wednesday, May 2, 2018 - 13:46
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    Record surge in renewable energy

    The rapid growth of renewable energy has reached a new milestone, with renewable sources contributing more than two-thirds of new power added to the world’s electricity supply in 2016. The figures...

     Monday, October 30, 2017 - 20:04
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    Enforcing environmental rules in trade deals ‘as important as commercial rules’

    An enforceable set of sustainable development requirements should be written into all free trade agreements that the EU concludes. That is the recommendation from a...

     Monday, October 30, 2017 - 19:58