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How less heavy vehicles can help cut CO2 emissions

The average mass of passenger cars in the European Union has increased by around 40% over the past four decades. Additional vehicle mass consumes more energy and results in higher CO2 emissions. A reduction in vehicle […]

Blake Morgan lawyers abseil London landmark for local charities

Blake Morgan lawyers abseil London landmark for local charities

  A team of 11 participants from the law firm Blake Morgan are gearing up to abseil down the AcelorMittal Orbit in London this Saturday (September 30). The teams, based across the firm’s Oxford and […]

by October 2, 2017 0 comments Europe, Lifestyle, London, Oxford

A ‘sanctuary’ for abandoned inflatables has opened in Malta

By Rob Knight This is the scene as the summer holiday season draws to a close – thousands of abandoned inflatables, once loved, now considered redundant by their former owners. A ‘sanctuary’ for discarded inflatables […]

by September 28, 2017 0 comments Europe, European Union, Going Out, Heritage
Beyond emissions targets: How to strengthen the ambition of NDCs?

Beyond emissions targets: How to strengthen the ambition of NDCs?

[Press release – 22.09.2017] Results of the MILES project informing the 2018 Facilitative Dialogue Brussels, September 22 – In order to reach the collective Paris Agreement’s goal of keeping global temperature rises to “well below […]

by September 22, 2017 0 comments Energy, Europe
Leclanché to develop battery storage solution for Fastned’s network of fast charging stations

Leclanché to develop battery storage solution for Fastned’s network of fast charging stations

YVERDON LES BAINS, Switzerland, 19th September 2017: Leclanché SA (SIX: LECN), one of the world’s leading energy storage solution companies, announced today a partnership with Fastned, the Dutch company pioneering the roll-out of fast charging stations […]

by September 21, 2017 0 comments Energy, Europe