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Making the Green Deal real

On Nov 3, 2020
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RT @BaldwinMatthew_: Nice story on how Leuven, 30 km from Brussels, has transformed its mobility - 33% ⬆️ 🚲, 20% ⬇️ in 🚘 traffic. Key is 9000 additional bike parking spots and 6 sectors between which cars can’t cross. It can be done! https://t.co/vZTAtvdxDe
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In the third chapter of The Wonk’s Survival Guide to the European Green Deal, POLITICO looks at how the revolution that’s required for companies, consumers and governments will be enforced an…

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On Nov 3, 2020
@mobilityweek shared
RT @BaldwinMatthew_: Nice story on how Leuven, 30 km from Brussels, has transformed its mobility - 33% ⬆️ 🚲, 20% ⬇️ in 🚘 traffic. Key is 9000 additional bike parking spots and 6 sectors between which cars can’t cross. It can be done! https://t.co/vZTAtvdxDe
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Making the Green Deal real

Making the Green Deal real

In the third chapter of The Wonk’s Survival Guide to the European Green Deal, POLITICO looks at how the revolution that’s required for companies, consumers and governments will be enforced ...

Financing the green transition: The European Green Deal Investment Plan and Just Transition Mechanism

Financing the green transition: The European Green Deal Investment Plan and Just Transition Mechanism

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EU proposes 25% ‘climate quota’ in new long-term budget

EU proposes 25% ‘climate quota’ in new long-term budget

The clean energy transition and other initiatives to decarbonise Europe’s economy will represent 25% of EU spending under a seven-year EU budget plan put forward by the European Commission ...

The Commission’s 100-day report card

The Commission’s 100-day report card

POLITICO grades Team von der Leyen on its efforts so far.

EU Plans To Double Electricity Use By 2050

EU Plans To Double Electricity Use By 2050

Electrification is Brussels’ biggest energy buzz word these days. But as incoming EU president Ursula von der Leyen prepares her green deal, there is debate about how much electricity ...

EU green recovery package sets a marker for the world

EU green recovery package sets a marker for the world

The bloc is showing the way in rebuilding coronavirus-ravaged economies to fight the climate emergency

The Commission calls for a climate neutral Europe by 2050*

The Commission calls for a climate neutral Europe by 2050*

Today the European Commission adopted a strategic long-term vision for a prosperous, modern, competitive and climate neutral economy by 2050 – A Clean Planet for all. The strategy shows how ...

Australia’s new PM risks climate trade-off with EU

Australia’s new PM risks climate trade-off with EU

Scott Morrison is not expected to quit the Paris Agreement, as it could jeopardise ongoing trade talks with the EU, although he has no plan to meet climate targets

EU to offer billions to help poorer EU nations cut emissions

EU to offer billions to help poorer EU nations cut emissions

To get everyone on board with her plan to combat global warming, European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen wants to put up 100 billion euros ($130 billion) to help EU nations that ...

A Green Deal will not work without refocusing productivity

A Green Deal will not work without refocusing productivity

The new president of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, has announced a ‘European Green Deal’ and the Commission has asserted Europe’s need to develop a new growth model to ...

EU sees 'Green Deal' delays but keeps climate target plan: draft document

EU sees 'Green Deal' delays but keeps climate target plan: draft document

The European Commission will delay some climate policies under its signature "Green Deal" proposal due to the coronavirus pandemic, but the timeline to unveil a new 2030 emissions target is ...

EU sees 'Green Deal' delays but keeps climate target plan - draft document

EU sees 'Green Deal' delays but keeps climate target plan - draft document

Initiatives including plans to protect biodiversity and sustainable farming reforms may be postponed - but not the timeline to unveil a new 2030 emissions target

Commission proposes a public loan facility to support green investments together with the EIB

Commission proposes a public loan facility to support green investments together with the EIB

Today, the European Commission presents its proposal for a public sector loan facility under the Just Transition Mechanism. The facility will be implemented with the involvement of the EIB ...