Environment

European citizens want a Europe beyond Coal

Friday 29 March 2019 | OBC Transeuropa

“People across Europe overwhelmingly want the health, environmental, and employment benefits that come with switching from dirty coal, oil and gas to a universally accessible, affordable and renewably powered energy system and energy efficiency”.


Atlas of the Common Agricultural Policy

Wednesday 27 February 2019 | Alternatives Economiques

"Our agriculture is changing and with it are social models and the environment: it is to address all these issues that we have decided to publish this Atlas". 


Europe's climate and energy objectives (EEA)

Wednesday 27 February 2019 | Alternatives Economiques

"The European Union's progress towards its climate and energy objectives by 2020 is slowing down". 


Energy precarity in Europe (OpenExp)

Wednesday 27 February 2019 | Alternatives Economiques

26 million Europeans are unable to maintain a sufficiently warm temperature in their homes in winter.


Carbon impact of electricity production (Tomorrow)

Wednesday 27 February 2019 | Alternatives Economiques

Have you always wanted to know the impact of your electricity consumption on greenhouse gas emissions? 


Environmental Justice Atlas

Wednesday 27 February 2019 | Alternatives Economiques

"Communities all over the world are fighting to defend their land, water, air or forests threatened by major projects or extractive activities with major social and environmental impacts". 


EU set to meet its climate change targets 

Sunday 17 March 2019 | Kashyap Raibagi
| VoxEurop

The European Union has already achieved one of its three targets related to climate change and energy, as a part of the Europe 2020 strategy.


Europe is going veg  in depth

Tuesday 12 March 2019 | Andreas Vou
| VoxEurop

If the EU is serious about the environment, it can no longer ignore the connection between animal farming and carbon emissions. No wonder a growing number of Europeans are turning vegetarians or even vegans.


EU promotes meat, despite climate goals  in depth

Wednesday 13 March 2019 | Peter Teffer
| EUobserver

Meat and dairy are emissions-intensive when compared to vegetables and fruit, with carnivore diets leading to roughly double the amount of a vegetarian's greenhouse gas emissions.


Mapping wilderness

Wednesday 13 February 2019 | VoxEurop

Maps are among the most powerful data-visualisation tools. Yet, global charts sometimes risk spurring the wrong public debate.