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Climate change: European Commission and Bill Gates-led Breakthrough Energy launch €100 million clean energy investment fund

Wed, 17/10/2018 - 14:37
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 17 October 2018 Today the European Commission and Breakthrough Energy have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to establish Breakthrough Energy Europe (BEE) – a joint investment fund to help innovative European companies develop and bring radically new clean energy technologies to the market.
Categories: Environment news

A new bioeconomy strategy for a sustainable Europe

Thu, 11/10/2018 - 12:00
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 11 October 2018 Today the Commission has put forward an action plan to develop a sustainable and circular bioeconomy that serves Europe's society, environment and economy. As announced by President Juncker and First Vice-President Timmermans in their letter of intent accompanying President Juncker's 2018...
Categories: Environment news

Commissioners Miguel Arias Cañete and Carlos Moedas welcome the UN climate change report on 1.5° C global warming limit

Mon, 08/10/2018 - 10:50
European Commission - Statement Brussels, 8 October 2018 The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has today issued its Special Report on the impacts of global warming of 1.5 °C above pre-industrial levels and related global greenhouse gas emission pathways.
Categories: Environment news