The European Union is considering quotas to force airlines to use more sustainable fuels as it seeks to clamp down on the climate impact of aviation, the European Commission said on Wednesday (5 August).
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The goal is a sustainable community that uses technology to improve the quality of life for 4,500 residents.
An EU initiative aimed at boosting the uptake of cleaner aviation fuels is set to launch at the end of 2020 and a new push by the European Commission to streamline tax policy might yet have a big impact on air travel’s carbon footprint.
As policymakers turn their attention to the economic recovery post-COVID, there is a risk that investments in a green recovery may be side-lined.
Authorities around the world are putting UN Sustainable Development Goal at the core of their agenda but including local governments in their implementation is key for success, writes Tine Soens.
The EU must take an aggressive “stick and carrot” approach to trade deals in order to put an end to deforestation and avert a next pandemic, writes Fazlun Khalid.
EU measures have been largely ineffective in preventing the decline of wild pollinators, according to a new review from the European Court of Auditors (ECA).
Activists and scientists called on world leaders to shift the global economy onto a healthier, more sustainable track.
Fifty years on, Denis Hayes is still trying to keep the spirit that made Earth Day a world-changing event alive — and to refocus its energy on climate change.
The notion of forgoing children as a means of fighting global warming is entering the mainstream.
Before cabin porn and van life were hashtags, before tiny houses were a movement, Lloyd Kahn was the living embodiment of them.
Shinnecock Indians are using nature-based solutions to calm the waves and restore the beaches that protect their lands.
The apocalypse comes to Paris Fashion Week with floods at Balenciaga, a snowstorm at Thom Browne and darkness at Valentino. But you’ll look fine.
I was unusually devoted to an eco-friendly brand of toilet paper. When it disappeared from the market, I had to know why.
The sharing economy has come for the flower industry.
Electric Hummers and Cybertrucks are just the beginning when it comes to sustainable trucks and S.U.V.s.
Save energy by making small changes to your habits when using the dishwasher, dryer, and refrigerator.
Students in Cambridge, Mass., and Ramallah have created an app to track road quality. It turns out the roads around Cambridge are worse.