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 the results of the annual declarations made by the plants...
Investigating the risk of microplastics in lakes, developing a standardised and innovative methodological framework for sampling, analysing and monitoring the presence of this emerging pollutant in lake waters. This is the aim of ENEA researchers, who until 13 July...
ENEA and Shell Energy Italia have signed a three-year collaboration agreement for the research and development of innovative technologies in the field of hydrogen, with a particular focus on the decarbonisation of energy-intensive sectors. The aim is to create...
On 1st July the "automatic" payment of the bonus to compensate the expenses for the supply of electricity and gas incurred by families in a situation of economic hardship began (with ISEE not exceeding 8,265 euros or, in the...
On Monday 28th June, the prizes were awarded to the winning schools of the 7th edition of the ANTER Green Awards competition linked to "Il Sole in Classe" (The Sun in the Classroom), the educational project that aims to...
Background The effects of climate change on Swiss glaciers caused by global warming, which is in turn caused by high greenhouse gas emissions, primarily carbon dioxide, are increasingly evident. Glaciers have been retreating gradually for the past century, with a...
Italy aims to become a green pioneer in Europe and wants to invest 70 billion euros to achieve this goal. This is why Prime Minister Draghi has appointed the physicist Cingolani as super minister for the environment. How will...
AzzeroCO2 and Legambiente are meeting tomorrow 9th June at 9.30 a.m. at the Botanical Garden in Rome for the event "Three years of Mosaico Verde: together with companies to reforest Italy, tree after tree". It is going to be a...
Already present in the world's major capitals, the Climate Clock is being inaugurated in Rome today, 4th June, on the facade of the Ministry for Ecological Transition on Via Cristoforo Colombo. The ministry announces it, explaining that it is...
Energy consumption is picking up again after the record drop in 2020 (-10%) caused by the Covid-19 pandemic: thanks to strong growth in March (+15%), demand in Q1 2021 is +1.5% compared to the same period last year, despite...

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