Category Archives: All things green

World Water Week

Rapid press release: Statement by Environment Commissioner Janez Potočnik on World Water Week from 26 to 31 August

Sustainable energies

NRC Handelsblad via Presseurop: The easy way to help the economy

Sustainable biomass

EurActiv: Policies must do more to support sustainable biomass

Food waste

EurActiv: Food waste, greening diets become EU policy goals

Greener EU budget

EurActiv: Danes make ‘serious opening’ for greener EU budget

Life after Rio

EurActiv: Life after Rio: ‘No excuse to do less’


Rapid press release:  A citizens’ guide for the Rio+20 summit An innovative publication and four videos telling stories about sustainable development statistics

First citizen’s petition rejected

EurActiv: EU rejects first citizen’s petition, on nuclear power

2050 vision for a ‘green Europe’

EurActiv: Ministers set out 2050 vision for a ‘green Europe’

Being green pays off

EurActiv: EUrid: Being green pays off in increased competitiveness