Environment

Floods in Slovenia: millions of euros worth of damage, for which we are mostly guilty  Large investigation

Saturday 16 February 2019 | Lenart J. Kučić
| Pod črto

Hydrogeological disasters in Slovenia account for over 150 million euros of damage a year. And they are often worsened by human interventions. Especially because the country has tolerated construction in flood-prone areas for several decades.


Global climate protection map

Wednesday 19 June 2019 | OBC Transeuropa

All the resources for a sustainable lifestyle, or at least for reducing its environmental impact, are located geographically through the Open Street Map.


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". 


Go Green or bust, EU voters say

Sunday 21 April 2019 | Voxeurop

A recent poll by IPSOS Mori shows that protecting the environment is a key concern for European citizens. Mainstream parties running for seats in the EP should mind.


Rivers of the Balkans: the siege

Tuesday 30 October 2018 | Davide Sighele
| OBC Transeuropa

Thousands of dams are planned for the rivers and streams of south-eastern Europe, and their environmental and social impact could prove devastating.


Electricity tariffs: why the bill is so high 

Thursday 11 July 2019 | Marc Chevallier
| Alternatives Economiques

For a long time the price of CO2 permits stayed very low. But, starting in 2019, the reform to Europe’s carbon market mechanism has drastically reduced the number of permits in circulation.