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Green tip – the fridge

Green tip – the fridge

Short green tips on how to reduce the environmental impact of your daily actions, whether at home, at work or on the road.

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Green tip – the battery charger

Green tip – the battery charger

Short green tips on how to reduce the environmental impact of your daily actions, whether at home, at work or on the road.

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Barroso, COP 15

Barroso, COP 15

Jose Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, insists on the importance of the Copenhagen Climate Conference to address climate change.

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Climate Trackers – Arctic Fox, Polar Bear, Wood Warbler

Climate Trackers – Arctic Fox, Polar Bear, Wood Warbler

CLIMATE TRACKERS is a European campaign to inform citizens about the effects of climate change on biodiversity, and to encourage them to reduce their impact on the climate.

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Climate Trackers – Red Deer, Capercaillie, European Kingfisher

Climate Trackers – Red Deer, Capercaillie, European Kingfisher

CLIMATE TRACKERS is a European campaign to inform citizens about the effects of climate change on biodiversity, and to encourage them to reduce their impact on the climate.

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Climate Trackers – Puffin, Alligator, Carrion Crow

Climate Trackers – Puffin, Alligator, Carrion Crow

CLIMATE TRACKERS is a European campaign to inform citizens about the effects of climate change on biodiversity, and to encourage them to reduce their impact on the climate.

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Climate Trackers – Dragonfly, Snow Leopard, Ringed Seal

Climate Trackers – Dragonfly, Snow Leopard, Ringed Seal

CLIMATE TRACKERS is a European campaign to inform citizens about the effects of climate change on biodiversity, and to encourage them to reduce their impact on the climate.

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Intelligent Shopping, Energy Efficient Appliances

Intelligent Shopping, Energy Efficient Appliances

Domestic appliances consume almost as much electricity every year as all of the EU’s factories, offices and industrial plants put together. One way to reduce the amount of energy we use at home to is to replace older domestic appliances with new, energy efficient models.

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European green capitals 2008

European green capitals 2008

These 8 clips show the achievements in order to respect the environment and to improve the quality of life made by the 8 European Green Capital Award’s finalists.

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Minimising flood risks in Europe through better planning

Minimising flood risks in Europe through better planning

Between 1998 and 2004, Europe suffered over 100 major damaging floods, including the catastrophic floods along the Danube and Elbe rivers in summer 2002. Severe floods in 2005 further reinforced the need for concerted action. Since 1998 floods in Europe have caused some 700 deaths, the displacement of about half a million people and at least 25 billion euro in insured economic losses.

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