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  • China is warning Europe not to launch a “carbon border tax”, which would probably raise the price of Chinese goods in Europe

    New European proposals to launch a "carbon border tax" will damage glo


  • Germany Is The Rotten Heart Of Europe

    Germany Is The Rotten Heart Of Europe Authored by Tom Luongo via Gold, Goats, 'n Guns blog, The crisis in Europe will come from Germany. Germany has entered a period of political crisis that, as yet, has not exploded. But the pyre is built, the torches lit and all that remains is dragging Chancellor Angela Merkel up and setting the whole thing on fire. For those that want to understand the fundamental impulses which have led the European Union to where it is today and...

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  • How to improve water quality in Europe

    The EU Water Framework Directive (WFD) adopted in 2000 aims to protect Europe's water resources. By 2027, EU Member States are required to bring all water bodies into a "good ecological" and "good chemical state." There's still a long way to go. This is due, for example, to the fact that a few existing substances, for which there are currently no suitable possibilities for reducing pollution, lead to environmental quality standards being exceeded across the board in Germany and Europe—and thus...