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The beech forests of Aspromonte, Gargano and Pollino UNESCO Heritage Sites

More than 8,000 hectares of Italian forests have been declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site, demonstrating the richness and uniqueness of Italy's natural ecosystems and the effectiveness of the...

The social life of trees

Contrary to what one might think, the life of trees is not only based on individualism and competition, but also on cooperation and solidarity, as the 20th century French...

Reuse of offshore oil platforms and offshore wind farms

An Italian-led team comprising ENEA, as coordinator, Eni, METAPROJECTS, IRSPS, NEXT Ingegneria dei Sistemi, SRS Servizi di Ricerche e Sviluppo and Tim has won the European Space Agency (ESA)...

PoliMi and Gruppo CAP together for innovation in the integrated water system

From research into innovative processes for the treatment of micropollutants or the thermal treatment of sludge, from the application of artificial intelligence to customer service operating systems to the...

480 million tonnes of RAEE recovered in 2020

During 2020, treatment plants started recovering almost 480 thousand tonnes of waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE). This is what emerges from the WEEE Management Report 2020, which summarises...

Fit for 55, carbon tax and sustainable investments

On 14th July 2021, the European Commission proposed the package to combat climate change and stimulate the green transition. When the European Green Deal was announced in December 2019,...