Coal-based electricity undermines positive impact of electric vehicles

12 November 2021 - Serbia and Kosovo* are among the worst performers in Europe in terms of EVs’ carbon savings compared with gasoline vehicles due to coal-reliant power grids.

EIB climate change survey 2021 2022

EIB survey: citizens of China and USA more confident from EU citizens about success of their governments to reduce carbon emissions by 2050

07 November 2021 - According to the European Investment Bank's survey on climate change for 2021-2022, the majority of EU citizens are skeptical about the ability of their countries to successfully reduce carbon emissions by 2050 successfully.


Scientists warn replacing fossil fuels with wood is ‘false solution’ to climate crisis

15 February 2021 - Over 500 scientists have warned world leaders against treating biomass as carbon neutral and supporting tree cutting for energy production.

carbon pricing-Energy Community

Gradual introduction of carbon pricing with market integration recommended for Energy Community

21 January 2021 - A gradual introduction of carbon pricing coupled with full market integration is recommended as the best option for the Energy Community Contracting Parties.

World Overshoot Day 2020

Earth Overshoot Day is August 22 but Balkans already spent most of 2020 environmental credit

31 July 2020 - The COVID-19 pandemic reduced the overconsumption of nature’s capacity to levels from 15 years ago,...

Carbon prices EU industrial pollution costs

Carbon prices jump in EU, taking industrial pollution costs to 14-year high

14 July 2020 - Expenses for greenhouse gas emissions at factories and energy producers briefly surged to a level...

Climate targets gas coal power plants

Climate targets warrant closure of all gas, coal power plants soon, study shows

11 June 2020 - If solutions to turn emissions negative aren’t scaled up substantially in the mid-term to cap...

Serbia spatial plan coal-fired thermal power plant Kolubara B

Serbia issues draft spatial plan for coal-fired thermal power plant Kolubara B

08 June 2020 - A public consultation was launched on the draft spatial plan for the special purpose area...

coal power costs more than solar panels

IRENA: Renewables increasingly cheaper than coal competitors on cost

03 June 2020 - IRENA found 56% of renewable capacity added last year achieved lower electricity costs than new...

Beyond Leather clim@ apple-based clothing material

Beyond Leather wins clim@ 2020 competition with apple-based clothing material

02 June 2020 - The clim@ 2020 finals were held online today and the top 15 startups held virtual...

Carbon emissions dip with coronavirus but climate change isn’t going away

Carbon emissions dip with coronavirus but climate change isn’t going away

20 April 2020 - Carbon dioxide emissions from fossil fuels are about to fall by a record 5% this...

Electricity, carbon prices plummet as coronavirus wounds EU economy

Electricity, carbon prices plummet as coronavirus wounds EU economy

25 March 2020 - Market participants pushed prices of electricity and emission certificates lower at the main exchanges in...

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