EU Central Bank should step up its climate act, French MEP says

By |januar 15th, 2020|COP25, ECB, European Central Bank, News, Paris Climate Agreement, Pierre Larrouturou|

In an interview with EURACTIV France, socialist MEP Pierre Larrouturou deplored the meagre €7.5 billion proposed in the European Commission's Just Transition Fund. To finance EU climate action, he suggests some of the ECB's "easy money" could fuel the European Investment Bank (EIB) instead of going into private banks.

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Climate at mercy of politics in 2020, experts warn

By |januar 13th, 2020|COP25, COP25 Madrid, Donald Trump, News|

2020 is the most crucial year yet for humanity's plan to dodge the bullet of catastrophic global warming, experts said Saturday, warning that the narrow path to safety was riddled with pitfalls, from the US election to Brexit.

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COP25: ‘The European Green Deal gave an important signal. We need more of this’

By |december 16th, 2019|COP25, COP25 Madrid, News|

The longest in the history of UN climate negotiations, the COP25 ended on Sunday (15 September) with almost no significant decisions being made. Julia Panzer gives her take about the business implications of the Madrid climate talks.

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How COP25 talks failed on global climate ‘ambition’

By |december 16th, 2019|COP25, COP25 Madrid, NDCs, News|

The final text released after a marathon talks harked back to a deal made in Paris that placed no requirement on most countries to raise their targets until 2025. EURACTIV's media partner, Climate Home News, reports.

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Europe ‘disappointed’ with COP25’s mediocre outcome

By |december 16th, 2019|article 6, Brazil, carbon markets, China, climate, COP25, European Green Deal, European Union, France, Madrid, marché du carbone, News, Paris Climate Agreement|

Sixteen days of negotiations were not enough to find common ground on international carbon trading rules, one of the main issues of contention at the COP25 climate summit in Madrid. EURACTIV France reports.

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Rift between negotiators and civil society at COP25 becoming very obvious

By |december 12th, 2019|Climate Change, COP25, FFF, Fridays for Future, Greta Thunberg, News, protests|

As civil society pushes for more ambition in fighting climate change, the slow pace of negotiations at the COP25 climate summit in Madrid is frustrating activists. EURACTIV France reports.

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COP25: Europe must decide faster, climate doesn’t wait, says Danish Energy Minister

By |december 12th, 2019|2030 climate target, carbon neutrality, Climate Law, COP25, Denmark, EU long term strategy 2050, News, offshore wind|

As member states are pressed to agree on Europe’s 2050 carbon neutrality target, Denmark is the star of the show at COP25 after the country’s Parliament adopted a legally binding emissions reduction target of 70% by 2030. Danish energy minister Dan Jørgensen explained to EURACTIV what’s behind the country’s new climate act.

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COP25 news and views: What’s happening in Madrid (part 3)

By |december 12th, 2019|climate ambition, COP25, European Union, France, Germany, green deal, Japan, Madrid, News, UNFCCC|

As UN climate negotiations enter their second and decisive week, EURACTIV gives you a glimpse into the goings on of the 25th climate conference in Madrid (COP25) and what is driving the conversation there. In this edition: Badges taken away, German sat...

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European Green Deal gives COP25 a ‘breath of fresh air’

By |december 12th, 2019|carbon neutrality, climate activists, climate emergency, COP25, European Green Deal, Fiji, Greta Thunberg, Madrid, News, Portugal, The Netherlands|

EU Commission President Ursula von der Leyen jolted the COP25 conference in Madrid when she presented her European Green Deal yesterday (11 December). But many observers, including young people, are calling for more ambition. EURACTIV France reports.

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COP25: Major developing countries still reluctant to amend Paris Agreement to ‘foot climate bill’

By |december 11th, 2019|article 6, Brazil, carbon market, China, climate, CO2, COP25, European Union, Frans Timmermans, News, Paris Climate Agreement, Saudi Arabia|

Countries such as Brazil, China and Saudi Arabia, are criticising Article 6 of the Paris Climate Agreement and its carbon offsetting mechanism even though they are currently not footing the "climate bill". A stance which climate advocates fear will wea...

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