Environmental pressures from European consumption and production


Two weeks ago the Eurpean Environment Agency EEA published a synthesis report about european environmental policy in general and its implementation in the next 5 years until 2020. The report is a reflection of the European environment in a global context as well as chapters summarising the state of, trends in, and prospects for the environment in Europe.

European environment

The European Environment – State and Outlook 2015

Check it out!

A Map of World’s energy use


This is a very ineresting map of the energy use per capita divided by countries. Take a look at it! (click on it to zoom in)

Source: http://burnanenergyjournal.com/how-much-energy-are-we-using/

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Sustainability according to TheGuardian.com


“Lessons from history: why what we say about sustainability matters”

That is the title of an interesting article published on TheGuardian.com last Tuesday, March 10th. It describes in a very interesting way how the terminology of the word sustainability became more and more used in a business context. What do you think about it? Check the whole article here: http://www.theguardian.com/sustainable-business/2015/mar/10/sustainability-jargon-terminology