21.11.2008 - European energy sector 'continuous environmental threat', warns EEA
From Euractiv: Despite improved efficiency in electricity and heat production and a cleaner energy mix, the power sector still produces 80% of European greenhouse gases, putting significant strain on the climate, a new European Environment Agency (EEA) study shows. "Energy from fossil fuels is the root cause of human induced climate change. The commitment of Europe to a post-carbon economy and sustainable renewable energy is essential for energy security and tacking climate change," said Jacqueline McGlade, the EEA's executive director..... Full Article: Source
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