Training forestry professionals – the key to optimise carbon sinks trough adapted forest management

Forests for Future

EUKI project Forests for Future organised a series of workshops to educate decision makers and forestry professionals on the importance of active management in optimising the management of forest carbon stocks and adapting forests to the impacts of climate change.

House with solar panels in Dolní Lomná, Moravian-Silesian Region, Czech Republic

Czech Climate Journalism Begins to Take off

Climate and Energy Fellowships for Journalists in Europe

Czech climate journalism begins to take off. The consequences of climate change in the Czech Republic are very similar to those being felt in Germany.

New method proposed for assessing the benefits of road construction

Directing EU Funds towards Climate Neutrality

This study by Clean Air Action Group (CAAG) has shown that the use of the current EU guides has led to an unjustifiably high number of new road constructions.

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Improving the Energy Efficiency of Residential Buildings in Revitalisation Areas – Toolkit

EDINA – Improving Energy Efficiency in Revitalisation

This publication includes a toolkit on “how to improve energy efficiency of residential buildings in revitalisations areas”.

Barriers to Industry Decarbonisation in Hungary

Sustainable Finance for Industry Decarbonisation

Can sustainable finance be the key to reducing emissions from heavy industries like cement, steel and chemicals?

Balcony solar power plants – plug them into a socket and they’ll power a fridge

Climate and Energy Fellowships for Journalists in Europe

So-called “plug-in” photovoltaic panels have been a hit in Germany since 2021. People are installing them on balcony railings, on facades or as stand-alone structures in the gardens of houses.

Back seat for cars in Bratislava

Climate and Energy Fellowships for Journalists in Europe

Bicycles, buses and trams are all set to play a more prominent role in the future urban landscape of the Slovak capital Bratislava. But the city’s planners have yet to factor in the differing patterns of mobility shown by men and women as journalist Sandra Kirchner experienced herself.

UPGREAT: Aspects affecting the performance gap in energy renovations of public school buildings

UPGREAT – Training Tool for Efficient Schools

The UPGREAT project works to upgrade professionals’ skills for deep renovations which are needed to sustainably transform the buildings sector to fulfil high energy and low carbon emissions standards. The article is about the aspects affecting the performance difference between the proposed solutions and the actual results of energy renovation of public school buildings.

Warsaw: the next bicycle-friendly city?

Climate and Energy Fellowships for Journalists in Europe

It is six years since former Polish Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykowski warned fellow Poles to beware of a ‘world made up of cyclists and vegetarians’ – one he claimed had little in common with traditional Polish values. Although Waszczykowski has long since left office, his interview back then left scars, as a press officer for the Department of Urban Planning in Warsaw told the Tagesspiegel newspaper.

Green(ing) H2: EU Workshop

Green(ing) H2

Green(ing) H2 is a European Climate Initiative (EUKI) funded project that partners 3 European NGOs – Instrat Foundation (Poland), Germanwatch (Germany) and ZERO (Portugal) focused on promoting green Hydrogen to achieve climate neutrality by engaging civil society to make Europe’s H2 infrastructure green, fair and sustainable.