The debate on the sustainability of the meat sector in the EU is heating up, and the role of alternative proteins is mentioned in political circles. Recent research conducted by the UN warns that climate change could affect the livestock sector, with damages estimated at billions of the USD.
Good quality infrastructure means more safety, less burden for the environment, more efficient provision of public goods and services, better jobs. The decision on whether to invest in good or poor infrastructure determines to a large extent the success of the fight against the looming climate...
Air carriers are requesting state aid from their national governments in order to be able to ride out the slump and the hunt for bailouts is now starting to pick up pace. IATA predicts airlines losses at USD314bn in 2020.
In early January, the Russian government unveiled its plan to adapt the country’s economy and society to climate change. Although the rising global temperature is recognized as a threat, Moscow doesn’t shy away from pointing out the benefits of global warming.
Extreme weather fluctuations, unresponsiveness to climate change, natural disasters, loss of biodiversity, environmental disasters caused by humans — experts from the Davos Economic Forum for the first time indicate the adverse consequences of climate change among the five greatest threats to the...
Three British waste disposal companies have been under investigation by the UK's Environment Agency (EA) for sending 1,000 tons of falsely labelled recyclable waste to Poland and there are likely many more cases to come.
Over recent years, increasingly stringent rules have been introduced to reduce contamination of fuel used in maritime transport. These activities affect the global structure of trade in crude oil and can increase shipping costs.
During the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, the US President Donald Trump only mentioned climate change, while Greta Thunberg accused top managers of failing to take action to stem climate change. Fixation on these two opposing personalities was present in most of the media coverage.
Poles should change their habits and become more environmentally friendly. Otherwise even the best regulations and environmental programs may turn out to be ineffective in the fight against the flood of garbage and air pollution.