Europe is at an environmental tipping point, says report
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Europe is at an environmental tipping point, says report

Europe is at an environmental tipping point which threatens its prosperity and the risks go beyond the consequences of human-induced global warming, according to a European Environment Agency (EEA) report. An alarming rate of biodiversity loss, increasing impacts of climate disruption and over-consumption of natural resources means “Europe faces environmental challenges of unprecedented scale and…

Europe’s Response to the Amazon Fires Shows How to Get Tough on Climate Change Outlaws
Environmental News

Europe’s Response to the Amazon Fires Shows How to Get Tough on Climate Change Outlaws

French President Emmanuel Macron and Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro attend a meeting on the digital economy at the G-20 summit in Osaka, Japan, on June 28. Jacques Witt/Getty Images Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro is now planning to deploy the army to help fight the record number of fires raging in the Amazon rainforest. It would…

EGEB: Europe could power the world with wind til 2050, US DOE says turn your AC up, more
Green Energy

EGEB: Europe could power the world with wind til 2050, US DOE says turn your AC up, more

In today’s Electrek Green Energy Brief (EGEB): Onshore wind farms in Europe could potentially power the world until 2050. US Department of Energy: Chill out with that AC use. US DOE awards green energy money to farmers, rural businesses. Norwegian cruise line Hurtigruten converts three of its ships to hybrid. EGEB: A daily technical, financial,…