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Green energy transition could create 300,000 new jobs in Türkiye: Report

Green energy transition could create 300,000 new jobs in Türkiye: Report

New UN report stress 'dramatic economic benefits' in shifting new investments from fossil fuels to green energy

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Experts warn of climate risks amid return to coal by some EU countries
23.06.2022

Experts warn of climate risks amid return to coal by some EU countries

Reopening coal power plants in Europe 'not good for the economy' and energy independence of EU, experts warn

Wildfires rage in parts of Northern Hemisphere amid record-breaking heat
23.06.2022

Wildfires rage in parts of Northern Hemisphere amid record-breaking heat

1st month of summer begins with reports of high temperatures as countries including Spain, US continue to battle flames

'Single-use plastics pose huge risks to public health, environment'
22.06.2022

'Single-use plastics pose huge risks to public health, environment'

Toxic chemicals in plastic waste poisoning people by seeping into food chain, warns expert on environmental sciences

EU Commission alerts over fossil fuel ‘backsliding' as countries resort to coal
22.06.2022

EU Commission alerts over fossil fuel ‘backsliding' as countries resort to coal

EU's emergency plan, based on 3 pillars, aims to diversify away from Russian fossil fuels, Von der Leyen says

UN groups launch app to track ultraviolet radiation levels
21.06.2022

UN groups launch app to track ultraviolet radiation levels

SunSmart Global UV aims to help people protect themselves from prolonged, excessive harmful exposure