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Higher EU greenhouse gas emissions in 2010 due to economic recovery and cold winter

Greenhouse gas emissions increased in 2010, as a result of both economic recovery in many countries after the 2009 recession and a colder winter.

 

This new EEA report is more proof of EU leaders failure to saveguard their citizens' future.

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Homes responsible for one quarter of European greenhouse emissions from energy — EEA

Homes responsible for one quarter of European greenhouse emissions from energy — EEA | The Great Transition | Scoop.it
Home energy use is responsible overall for 25 % of energy-related greenhouse gas emissions in the European Union (EU), according to a new analysis from the European Environment Agency (EEA).
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Do we live in a 'green economy'? New report assesses progress in Europe — European Environment Agency (EEA)

Despite progress in some areas, Europe must do more to create the 'green economy' needed for the continent to become sustainable, according to a new report from the European Environment Agency (EEA).
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Air pollution costs Europe billions: report

(Reuters) - "Air pollution caused more than 100 billion euros ($134.95 billion) in health and environmental damage, highlighting the need for more renewables sources of energy, a report published on Thursday by the European Environment Agency found."

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