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PE wants to raise renewable energy consumption to 45% by 2030

The European Parliament (EP) voted yesterday in favor of raising the gross final consumption of renewable energy in the European Union to 45% in 2030, compared to the current targets of 32% and in line with the European Commission. The values ​​approved today by the…
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Worse air quality will affect hundreds of millions of people

The World Meteorological Organization has warned that hundreds of millions of people will be affected by the deterioration in air quality predicted this century, due to the increase in fires and the intensity and duration of heat waves. In its annual air quality bulletin…
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Brazil sets new six-month Amazon deforestation record

Deforestation of the Brazilian Amazon reached a record level during the first half of 2022, the INPE national space agency said Friday The world’s largest tropical rainforest lost 3,750 square kilometers (1,450 square miles) of jungle since the beginning of the…
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EU approves end of combustion engine sales by 2035

The European Union approved a plan to end the sale of vehicles with combustion engines by 2035 in Europe, the 27-member bloc announced early Wednesday, in a bid to reduce CO2 emissions to zero. The measure, first proposed in July 2021, will mean a de facto halt to sales…