LOCOMOTION will be part of the EU Green Week 2021

LOCOMOTION will be part of the EU Green Week 2021

LOCOMOTION will be part of the EU Green Week 2021 on the 2nd of June at 10:00 AM CET. Under the title “Net zero emissions ≠ zero pollution: Inconvenient (pollution) truths about the green energy supply chain”, the LOCOMOTION researchers will present the...
Overcoming the hidden environmental costs of solar energy

Overcoming the hidden environmental costs of solar energy

Our efforts to harness the sun’s energy to power our future may require up to 5% of the territories of some countries, a new LOCOMOTION simulation finds. This could have significant direct and indirect environmental side effects, including habitat loss and...
Carbon removal: Complementing or clouding climate action?

Carbon removal: Complementing or clouding climate action?

The EU’s excessive focus on carbon removal could harm efforts to combat global warming. Our primary focus must be on emissions reductionsCoralie Boulard examines the scientific evidence and explores the best path forward. With additional reporting by Khaled Diab....
How Europe can grow without growing

How Europe can grow without growing

In a landmark document recognising the destructive power of constant economic growth, the European Environment Agency (EEA) echoes the demands of campaigners and scientists: the urgent need to favour well-being over wealth. The EEA briefing argued that our quest for...