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    The new EU regulations for increasing the energy efficiency of buildings, the central theme of the Romania Eficienta Forum 2024

    Increasing the energy performance of buildings, responsible for 40 percent of energy consumption and 36 percent of the amount of greenhouse gases emitted into the atmosphere, is essential to achieving the highly ambitious climate neutrality targets of the European Union. Given that the renovation...

    MEPs call for tougher EU rules to reduce textiles and food waste

    The European Parliament adopted on Wednesday its proposals to better prevent and reduce waste from food and textiles across the EU. MEPs adopted their first reading position on the proposed revision of the Waste Framework with 514 votes in favour, 20 against and 91 abstentions. They propose...
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    European Commission sets out key steps for managing climate risks

    The European Commission has published a Communication on managing climate risks in Europe. It sets out...

    Romania launched its first green bond issue, oversubscribed more than four times

    On February 15, 2024, the Ministry of Finance carried out the second transaction on...

    The European Parliament announces new law for zero air pollution by 2050

    The European Parliament and the European Council reached a provisional political agreement on new...

    The Ministry of Finance to issue green bonds ‘in the next few days’

    “The Ministry of Finance recently approved the framework for green bonds, and we can...

    New rules for companies to comply with EU ban on greenwashing of products

    The European Parliament’s committees on Internal Market and Environment adopted on Wednesday their position...

    European Commission recommends a 90 percent reduction in net greenhouse gas emissions by 2040 

    The European Commission has published a detailed impact assessment on possible pathways to reach...

    Volvo reconfirms its commitment to sustainability with new ambitions and a focus on biodiversity

    Volvo is expanding its sustainability strategy, setting new ambitious goals for 2030 and 2040....

    Signify included in Dow Jones Sustainability World Index for the seventh consecutive year

    Signify, the world leader in lighting, has been included in the Dow Jones Sustainability...

    UNDP invites top PR talent to address the climate crisis topic

    The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with...

    European Commission proposes new law to protect European forests

    The European Commission has proposed a new forest monitoring law that aims to create...

    Green Environment Support – New legislative changes: economic operators must prepare for registration with AFM-APR if they put certain types of packaging or recycled...

    Economic operators in Romania must prepare the registration process in AFM-APR, after the recent...

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    Traditionally, the Easter holiday season is associated with a significant increase in household consumption,...

    ECOTIC: leader in electrical waste management

    ECOTIC is the first organization for the transfer of responsibility in the management of...

    On Earth Day, Orange Romania celebrates 2 years of the “Re” program with a campaign offering customers a 22% discount on the purchase of...

    Orange's circular economy program "Re" - Buy-Back, Recycling, Repair, Refurbishment is, in May, 2...

    Adapting healthcare sector to climate change: challenges and strategic responses

    Opinion by Mihaela Croitoru, Sustainability, Climate Risk and ESG Advisor |CEO Sustainability Lens SRL...