Finland Approves 2029 Coal Ban For Energy Use

Finland has brought forward its coal phase-out date by one year, according to reports, with the new deadline set for May 1, 2029, after which coal will be banned from use as an energy source except in an emergency. Reuters reported last Friday that the Finnish Parliament approved on Wednesday …

Austria – One of the Best Destinations for Eco-Tourism in the World

The sustainable development is a goal which the Austrian government aims for, and there are certain areas where that goal has been almost completely achieved. Austria holds a PEFC certificate for sustainable forestry for over 90% of their forest, so when we talked to the ambassador of Austria to Serbia …

EU invests €116m in climate and environmental projects

The European Commission has announced an investment worth €116 million (£102m) to support 12 large-scale environmental and climate projects. They are being funded under the LIFE programme for the Environment and Climate Change, which has a budget of €3.4 billion (£3bn) between 2014 and 2020. Projects include the replacement of …

Microplastics Found in Human Poop for the First Time

Tiny pieces of plastic measuring less than five millimeters in length—or roughly the size of a sesame seed—have become a nearly ubiquitous presence in our world. Scientists have found the particles, better known as microplastics, everywhere from the oceans, the air to tap and bottled water as well as beer, …

RENEXPO® INTERHYDRO

European hydro-energy platform No1, RENEXPO® INTERHYDRO for the tenth time will take place on November, 29-30, 2018. in Exhibition center of Salzburg, Austria. At the 2-day-conference and trade fair, about 500 hydropower experts, 125 exhibitors and 2500 visitors will meet and discuss the current trends and challenges of the sector. …

Exhibition and Conference: Save the Planet

Undoubtedly, the landscape of waste management in South-East Europe is changing and interest towards advanced solutions is increasing. Save the Planet is a must-attend event in the Region promoting how today’s available technologies can turn the environmental challenges into profitable opportunities. Combining ‘exhibition and conference’ in its format, the initiative …