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European Green Deal: 10 things you need to know

European Green Deal: 10 things you need to know

ENDS takes you through the 10 key elements of the European Green Deal unveiled by Commission president Ursula von der Leyen

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European Climate Law: 8 things you need to know

European Climate Law: 8 things you need to know

The European Commission has unveiled its proposal for a legally-binding commitment to reach net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050. ENDS takes you through what you need to know

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9 things you need to know about the EU recovery plan

On Wednesday the European Commission set out its proposals for a recovery plan in response to the economic impact of the Covid-19 pandemic crisis. Here's what you need to know

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Commission sets out plans for ‘just transition’ public loans

The European Commission has unveiled proposals for €1.5bn in grants and up to €10bn in loans to support public authorities make the transition to a low carbon economy as part of its Just Transition Mechanism

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EU Commission says Green Deal at centre of €1.85trn Covid-19 recovery plan

Outlining a €750bn ‘recovery instrument’ dubbed Next Generation EU, in addition to a revised budget proposal for 2021-2027, the European Commission said its green deal would be the guiding light in targeting ‘financial firepower’ totalling €1.85trn, and become a ‘job creating engine’

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‘Brown tinged’ EU recovery package falls short, warn green groups

Environmental groups have warned that ‘green’ elements of the European Commission’s Covid-19 economic stimulus fall short, lack implementation and enforcement measures and prioritise corporate interests

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‘50 actions for 2050’: von der Leyen unveils her European Green Deal

‘50 actions for 2050’: von der Leyen unveils her European Green Deal

European Commission president Ursula von der Leyen has promised a radical transformation of the EU economy through the European Green Deal, describing it as 'Europe’s man-on-the-moon moment'

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Who's going to pay for Europe's Green Deal?

Who's going to pay for Europe's Green Deal?

Blog: Was this the week when the initial euphoria surrounding the European Green Deal gave way to the grim realisation that its success will largely depend on how much cold, hard cash is on the table?

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European Green Deal: 12 things you need to know about the Just Transition Mechanism

European Green Deal: 12 things you need to know about the Just Transition Mechanism

The European Commission has revealed details of the Just Transition Fund, its first legislative proposal for its flagship economic plan to decarbonise Europe by 2050, the European Green Deal. Here's what you need to know

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Interview: EEA head Hans Bruyninckx on the European Green Deal, the EU budget and eco-friendly ‘creative destruction’

Interview: EEA head Hans Bruyninckx on the European Green Deal, the EU budget and eco-friendly ‘creative destruction’

With the European Environment Agency warning that time is running out for Europe to address the ever worsening climate and environment crises, executive director Hans Bruyninckx tells ENDS he is optimistic about the new European Commission, with the planned European Green Deal showing ‘a real shift in emphasis’

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