The Quiet Digital Revolution in Europe's Agriculture

В полетата на Европа тихо се разгръща революция – но не става въпрос за бунт с вили и факли, а за дронове и данни. Иновациите, невидимата ръка, ръководеща тази трансформация, посяват семената на нова земеделска епоха, пише Euractiv. През цялата човешка история селското стопанство е било инструмент за справяне с някои от най-неотложните предизвикателства пред…

Forecasters warn: Europe is expecting the hottest summer ever

Europe is bracing for its first spell of hot weather this summer, with Germany and the Scandinavian countries expecting unusually high temperatures as early as next week. Forecasts indicate that Europe is facing another unusually hot summer - possibly even the hottest in history, reports Euronews. The risk of heat waves at the Paris Olympics from quite…

The Ecodesign Regulation has been finally adopted

The Council of the EU adopted the Ecodesign Regulation, which sets requirements for sustainable products. The regulation replaces the existing Ecodesign Directive and extends its scope, beyond energy products, to all types of goods placed on the EU market. This is the last step of the decision making procedure. "With the Ecodesign Regulation, we are creating the right incentives for industry to…

What's really behind France's 'historic' emissions drop?

Greenhouse gas emissions fell by an "unprecedented" 5,8 percent in France last year, President Emmanuel Macron announced, quoted by Euronews. The official data of CITEPA (an information platform that provides information to the French Ministry of the Environment) is undoubtedly good news. If the country continues on this trajectory, it will be able to fulfill its national and international…