Natura 2000 is the centerpiece of the European Union nature & biodiversity policy. Is the largest network of protected areas in the world. The aim of the network is to assure the long-term survival of Europe's most valuable and threatened species and habitats.


Capturing Carbon – A new front in the fight against climate change
    Global warming is one of the biggest issues of our time. To meet the targets set for reducing CO2 emissions, it is widely accepted that new technologies play an important role and sometimes act as...
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Emissions trading - putting a price on carbon
    The EU Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS) is the world first and major weapon in Europe's fight against climate change. This innovative system turns carbon dioxide emissions into a tradeable commodity,...
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Curbing CO2 emissions from road transport
Energy | Runtime: 11'53"
Curbing CO2 emissions from road transport
    Road transport generates about one fifth of the EU's CO2 emissions, with passenger cars responsible for around 12%. This makes it the second most important source of greenhouse gases. Although...
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Going beyond GDP
Energy | Runtime: 9'03"
Going beyond GDP
    What’s so wrong with GDP? Gross Domestic Product, which measures the value of goods and services produced or provided in any given year, is the best-recognised measure of economic performance...
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Climate action: putting Europe's new energy policy into practice
    On 23 January 2008, the European Commission proposed a number of measures making up the EU's new energy and climate package. The aim was to fight climate change more effectively while boosting...
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