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28 May 2013 11:01 Тhe Arctic Council: Climate Change’s Butterfly Effect

Do we remember the catastrophic consequences of the Hurricane Katrina throughout the United States of America in 2005? Or maybe the tornado outbreak in mid-May 2013, which produced several damaging tornadoes in a row in parts of Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana, and Alabama. All of these devastating e ...

26 April 2010 17:08 Deposing of the green myths

Five myths, compromising global efforts for a transition to low-carbon economy, aimed at fighting climate change, were presented in an article for the Washington Post by Robert Bryce. The author is a senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute and his fourth book, "Power Hungry: The Myths of 'Green ...

15 March 2010 15:11 The EU is considering a new compromise - 30% emissions reduction by 2020

The European Union is not giving up assuming a leading role in achieving a legally binding global agreement on climate change, in spite of its failure to prove as such during the UN climate change conference in Copenhagen in December. The European Commission kept its promise and initiated its ac ...

2 February 2010 14:14 Iceland ranks first in pollution control

Out of 163 countries, Iceland ranks first in addressing pollution control and natural resource management challenges. Among the first are also Switzerland, Costa Rica, Sweden and Norway. At the bottom of the chart are some of the poorest nations in the world like Togo, Angola, Mauritania, the Ce ...

16 December 2009 11:34 Iceland joined EU's Climate and Energy package

Iceland fully joined the EU's Climate and Energy package, in spite of not being a member of the Union yet. This is what came up of the Agriculture and Fisheries Council in Brussels. Iceland which because of the crisis filed an application for EU membership, has requested to join the package, pro ...

8 May 2010 15:00 Let the СО2 trading start now!

With a significant delay, the European Commission finally approved Bulgaria's National Carbon Allowances Allocation Plan for the period 2008-2012. The document has been approved by the government in the end of 2009. Are the Bulgarian companies ready to take part in the trade of carbon emissions ...

17 March 2010 12:43 30% reduction of emissions must remain as a condition

This is what EU environment ministers have agreed upon at their regular meeting in Brussels on Monday. Then, for the first time, they discussed the new strategy of the European Commission for future actions after Copenhagen. Most ministers insisted though, that in order the EU to be able to comm ...

4 February 2010 14:09 California is introducing a monitoring systen of greenhouse gas emissions

The state of California is preparing to introduce the first statewide system of monitoring devices to detect global-warming emissions, installing them on towers throughout the state, the New York Times reports. The network will initially focus on pinpointing the sources and concentrations of met ...

22 January 2010 15:21 Germany is cutting solar energy subsidies

Germany has announced a reduction of subsidies for solar energy because of the fast growth of the photo-voltaic market. A week earlier France did the same. The German environment minister Norbert Röttgen said that the government was proposing to cut feed-in tariffs for new roof-mounted solar pow ...

7 December 2009 13:43 Copenhagen or Hopenhagen?

More than a month ago a group of activists for reaching a legally binding climate change agreement in the Danish capital at the UN conference that starts today in Copenhagen, played with the name of the city. They have created a website called Hopenhagen, thus illustrating their hopes that a se ...

 
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Adelina Marini
#CVM #Bulgaria government has decided today to establish a new anti-corruption body which, however, will have only consulting, coordinating and controlling functions. The national council for anti-corruption policies will develop and implement policies aimed at prevention and counteraction to corruption. Head of the new body will be the deputy prime minister for coordination of European policies and institutional affairs, Meglena Kuneva and her deputy will be the minister of justice. There will be a civil council attached to that body. The new structure seems too far from what neighbouring Romania has and which already has tangible progress in the fight against corruption
27 May 2015 14:28
Adelina Marini
Dimitris #Avramopoulos: We have a European resettlement scheme for 20 000 persons. They will be resettled from countries outside Europe to EU member states. Emergency mechanism for relocation of 40 000 asylum-seekers. Syrians and Erithreans will be relocated from Greece and Italy over a period of 2 years
27 May 2015 12:43
Adelina Marini #MigrationEU #Avramopoulos: This agenda applies also in case of an influx through the Black sea
27 May 2015 13:05
Adelina Marini
#Budget2016 Kristalina #Georgieva: The Commission proposes the 2016 budget to be 153.5 bn euros in commitments and 143.5 bn euros in payments. This is a budget for the people
27 May 2015 12:07
Adelina Marini #Dombrovskis: Every next day is a day too much (about #Greece)
27 May 2015 12:34
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