Climate and Energy

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My letter to EU Energy Commissioner Kadri Simson

Wind energy expansion in Germany is stuck! In a letter to EU Energy Commissioner Kadri Simson, I inquire about the […]

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PRESS RELEASE: Too much money for the German coal phase-out? Commission launches in-depth investigation

PRESS RELEASE, 2nd of March 2021 – Brussels Too much money for the German coal phase-out? Commission launches in-depth investigation […]

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PRESS RELEASE: New EU energy label comes into force today

PRESS RELEASE, Monday, 1st of March 2020 – Brussels New EU energy label comes into force today   The new […]

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Environment and Nature Conservation

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PRESS RELEASE: World Oceans Day: The biodiversity of our seas needs help!

PRESS RELEASE, Monday, 7th of June 2021 – Strasbourg World Oceans Day: The biodiversity of our seas needs help!   […]

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PRESS RELEASE: EU Strategy for a Sustainable Blue Economy

Today, the European Commission presented its strategy for a “Sustainable Blue Economy”. This is part of the European Green Deal […]

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PRESS RELEASE: The biodiversity of our seas needs help!

PRESS RELEASE, Tuesday, 19th of April 2021 – Brussels The biodiversity of our seas needs help!  The European Environment Agency […]

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Chemistry and Health

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My position on EU Covid19 certificates

I have received numerous questions from across the EU on the planned EU Covid19 certificates. Thank you to all citizens […]

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"Green Passports": My position on Covid-Certificates

I have received numerous questions from all over the EU on the planned Covid certificates (“Green Passports”). Thank you to […]

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RaDVaC (Rapid Deployment Vaccine Collaborative)

RaDVaC – Explained RaDVaC (Rapid Deployment Vaccine Collaborative) is an open-source research project for vaccine development project. It is supported […]

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Plastic and Circular Economy

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Webinar "Toxic Chemicals in Children's Toys"

Wednesday December 16th 8:00-10:00 PM Link to the record of the webinar. ***The webinar will be in English with German […]

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Recording: Video Conference "Plasticrecycling in Practice"

Video Conference, June 4th 2020 Recording: Video Conference Ministry of Environment Rhineland Palatinate “Plasticrecycling in Practice” The Commission’s EU Plastics […]

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PRESS RELEASE: European Environment Agency: Too much chug and chuck with electrical appliances

EASE, Thursday, June 18, 2020 – Brussels   European Environment Agency: Too much chug and chuck with electrical appliances Today, […]

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Species of the Week

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species of the week #60 - little banded grasshopper

The little banded grasshopper is a member of the short-feathered grasshopper family. It has been extinct in Central Europe since […]

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species of the week #59 - bog orchid

The bog orchid is the most delicate and smallest native orchid, and the only one that can cope with the […]

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species of the week # 58 - ornate bluet

The only breeding water known in Rhineland-Palatinate at present is located in the Bruchbach-Otterbachniederung in the Southern Palatinate. Here the […]

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