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Climate, EN, Innovations & Developments, Reports & Publications
By Thijs / February 24, 2020

Global energy-related CO2 emissions flattened in 2019

IEA recently stated: “Global energy-related CO2 emissions flattened in 2019 at around 33 gigatonnes (Gt), following two years of increases.”....

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EN, Innovations & Developments, Portfolio EN, Reports & Publications
By Thijs / February 23, 2020

CROW: sustainability score municipalities

For several years, CROW (*) has been maintaining a sustainability dashboard with a ranking of Dutch municipalities. Sustainability is based...

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EN, Energy Common, Innovations & Developments, Renewable energy
By Thijs / February 23, 2020

Energy Common Leidschendam-Voorburg

The cooperative Energy Common Leidschendam-Voorburg (EC-LV) was established on February 6, 2020. The foundation Energy Commons Institute (ECI) has assisted...

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EN, Innovations & Developments, Reports & Publications
By Thijs / February 23, 2020

CBS: Dutch material consumption per inhabitant is lower than the EU average and the raw material footprint per inhabitant is smaller

On February 21, 2020, Dutch CBS published positive and relevant news: “The use of materials in the Dutch economy has...

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Clean Energy, EN, Renewable energy, Reports & Publications, Solar energy
By Thijs / February 23, 2020

National Solar Trend Report 2020

National Solar Trend Report 2020 © Dutch New Energy Research: “The Dutch solar energy market continued to grow strongly in...

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Clean Energy, EN, Reports & Publications, Solar energy
By Thijs / December 27, 2019

Solar Magazine: The Netherlands is installing 2.5 gigawatts of solar panels in 2019

The Netherlands is the number 3 in Europe. This is stated by umbrella organization SolarPower Europe in its first edition...

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Electric vehicles, EN, Knowledge Platforms, Portfolio EN
By Thijs / December 27, 2019

NKL: The Dutch National Agenda for Loading Infrastructure (NAL) is part of the Climate Agreement

It states that by 2030 all new cars must be emission-free. This means that 1.9 million electric passenger vehicles will...

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Climate, Climate policy, EN, Innovations & Developments
By Thijs / December 12, 2019

EU Green Deal

Shortly after her appointment, the European Commission, through its President Ursula von der Leyen, and Executive Vice-President Frans Timmermans, presented...

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Climate, Climate policy, EN, Innovations & Developments, Reports & Publications
By Thijs / December 3, 2019

UN Climate Change Conference – December 2019 (COP 25)

According to the UNFCCC and organisers, the UN Climate Change conference is all about: “The conference is designed to take...

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Climate policy, EN, Energy efficiency, Innovations & Developments, Renewable energy, Reports & Publications
By Thijs / November 27, 2019

Dutch Climate and Energy Outlook 2019 (KEV2019)

The KEV2019 provides insight for 2020 and 2030 into the target range for renewable energy, energy savings and CO₂ reduction....

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