2022 was the first year in history that electricity from renewables with large hydro (23667 GWh) exceeded that from fossil gas and lignite combined (23534 GWh)!
In the first five months (August-December) of the eight-month period of reduction of fossil gas consumption set by the European Union, Greece is at -18.2% compared to the five-year average, thus exceeding the European target of -15%, and at -31% compared to the same period in 2021. Despite a small increase in Russian gas imports in December, 2022 ended with a 68.3% decrease compared to 2021.
Time to agree on an EU Emissions Trading System and a Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism that work for the climate and support industrial transformation
Joint letter by Civil Society Organizations.
Joint letter to to EU-27 Environment Ministers.
iSea and The Green Tank organize a training webinar on “Media as means of information and citizens’ intervention”. The aim of the seminar is to empower citizens on issues of communication and information, and to enhance their participation in the public debate on pressing environmental issues. The seminar will take place on Zoom, on Tuesday, May 24 2022, 16.00-17.30. It will be delivered by Elena Psyllakou, Communications Officer of The Green Tank, post-doctoral researcher in Media and Communication. The webinar is
Nikos Mantzaris participated in the online event organized by the Institute of Alternative Policies ENA entitled “Possibilities & outlook for green hydrogen”.