Voting for the best EU low-carbon project begins
The World You Like Challenge invited the most creative minds from across the EU to put their low-carbon innovations to the test. The most practical, cost-efficient and effective climate solutions, which can also be applied in other European countries, will be rewarded. Now it is time to vote for the winner!
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The latest publication of the Worldwatch Institute
EU rules hinder Poland's plans for new coal power
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Poland appears to have lost its fight to exempt new coal-fired power stations from paying for European Union emissions permits, an EU document showed on Tuesday, March 29th. Poland had planned to give away tens of millions of free carbon emissions permits to new power stations as it struggles to align its high-carbon economy with the EU's ambitions to cut carbon dioxide emissions.
Sustainable Energy Week - Be a part of it!
It's time to get into the starting block for this year's EU Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW), Europe's key event for a more sustainable energy future. Between 11 and 15 April 2011 hundreds of events organised in all parts of Europe will show, promote, discuss and celebrate energy efficiency and renewable energy. Be a part of it!
Rebuttal of Miskolczi alternative greenhouse theory
Miskolczi theorizes that atmospheric CO2 increases cannot lead to an enhanced greenhouse effect and therefore cannot be a cause of global warming. Rob van Dorland and Piers M. Forster show his theory to be incorrect both in its application of radiation theory and from direct atmospheric observations.
What you should know about energy efficient light bulbs?
To get answer, visit the European Commision's website, where you will find a guide to energy efficient light bulbs, as well as other useful information. Information on energy efficiency is accompanied by a cartoon "Better light with less energy". NGOs may use it to promote an action of switching from traditional bulbs to more energy efficient lighting products.
Platform No. 1 for Renewable Energy
The RENEXPO, International Trade Fair for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficient Building & Renovation, takes place for the eleventh consecutive year from October 7th to 10th, 2010 in the Trade Fair Centre in Augsburg, Germany. The RENEXPO is one of the major trade fairs for renewable energy and energy efficiency in Europe. Due to its unique variety of topics, it has become the trade platform number one.
Join Global Work Party on 10/10/10!
Circle 10/10/10 on your calendar. That’s the date of Global Work Party. The place is wherever you live. And the point is to do something that will help deal with global warming in your city or community. There are already 1077 groups in 109 countries around the world scheduled to do something great that day.
EU ban on illegal timber is passed
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Christiana Figueres Appointed New UNFCCC Executive Secretary
Blue climate message
2010 International Climate Calendar
Case study: restructuring Poland's coal-mining industry
Impacts of Climate Change Coming Faster and Sooner (UNEP)
Frustrated UN chief Ban Ki-moon says world leaders must act on climate
France: new tax on carbon emmisions.
Ice around the North Pole has thinned by more than 40% since 2004, accordding to NASA