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10 EU countries warn against watering down ambition in climate legislation

EURACTIV News - Wed, 2022-06-15 11:20
Climate ministers from ten EU countries have called on their fellow countries and the European Parliament not to lower the ambition of new climate legislation and to ensure that the overall package aims at reducing net emissions by at least 55% by 2030.
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Global peace at 14-year low as Ukraine, living costs weigh in, report finds

EURACTIV News - Wed, 2022-06-15 11:00
Global peace has plunged to the lowest levels in 14 years as Russia’s war in Ukraine and the rising food and fuel costs loom large, according to the annual Global Peace Index (GPI) unveiled on Wednesday (15 June).
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Biofuels to play ‘a big role’ in reducing EU dependency on Russian fossil fuels: MEP

EURACTIV News - Wed, 2022-06-15 10:39
Renewable biofuels have been touted as a means to partially replace embargoed Russian oil, but have proven controversial. To discuss the role of biofuels in plugging Europe’s oil supply gap, EURACTIV spoke with MEP Henna Virkkunen.
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Fostering green innovation in kidney disease treatment

EURACTIV News - Wed, 2022-06-15 10:03
Innovative and sustainable procedures for the treatment of chronic kidney disease (CKD) are coming to life, promising to complement the existing traditional options such as dialysis and transplantation.
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EU initiative on chronic illnesses may ‘indirectly’ help kidney patients, Commission says

EURACTIV News - Wed, 2022-06-15 10:01
Although not included in the EU’s list of major non-communicable diseases, chronic kidney disease (CKD) will benefit from an ‘indirect’ impact of the work on other conditions that share common risk factors, according to the European Commission.
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Digital revolution “ecological catastrophe” without change, MEP warns

EURACTIV News - Wed, 2022-06-15 10:00
The digital revolution is, at the moment, an “ecological catastrophe” due to the impact of the materials it requires and the EU needs legislation to make it a sustainable process, according to an MEP.
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Make electric vehicles comply with safety and sustainability demands [Promoted content]

EURACTIV News - Wed, 2022-06-15 10:00
CITA strongly believes that for electric vehicles to play out their full potential in terms of achieving sustainable and safe mobility while ensuring user acceptance over time, the Periodic Technical Inspection (PTI) remains essential and needs to be quickly adapted for EVs.
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