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COP28 reaches compromise deal to transition away from fossil fuels

The United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP28) closed on December 13 with a compromise deal. Instead of “phase out” or “phase down,” the agreement...

How running on mainstream ideas won the day in the US midterm elections

The Democratic Party succeeded in winning the mainstream by backing candidates from the center-left and running on an agenda that made progress one of the priorities of American voters.

EU seeks solution for soaring electricity prices

As electricity prices increase across the EU, the bloc’s energy and transport ministers met in Slovenia this week to discuss measures to help lower...

Ice station Arctic: Rosatom weighs underwater impact for nuke facilities

Russia’s state atomic corporation Rosatom and Moscow State University’s Marine Research Centre have signed a cooperation agreement, aiming to make possible pilot projects for...

Commission's climate law is 'surrender', activists say

"Net zero emissions by 2050 for the EU equals surrender," said Greta Thunberg and 33 more youth climate activists in an open letter sent...

EU unveils its first climate law

Europe's plan to transition to irreversible climate neutrality was rolled out by Commission President Ursula von der Leyen on March 4, a move that...

ICT industry to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 45% by 2030

The new standard developed by the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) is expected to help reduce greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) by 45% from 2020 to...

EU Ombudsman to investigate Commission's backing of gas projects

European Ombudsman Emily O'Reilly announced on Thursday she has opened an investigation into the European Commission’s so-called list of Projects of Common Interest (PCIs), as...

Von der Leyen calls for an EU budget that "delivers" on European concerns

"Ι will not accept any result which does not guarantee that at least 25% of the budget is devoted to the fight against climate...

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