Week 10 Summary

Germany's energy transition, the new sea protection treaty, Amazon deforestation and the new sustainability directives


Germany accelerates its green energy transition in response to the Russian crisis

Germany aims to cover all its electricity needs with supplies from renewable sources by 2035...

The new directive on sustainability will establish due diligence obligations...

The European Commission has drawn up a proposal for a directive on the due diligence of companies...

The ocean seeks a new protection treaty on the high seas

The protection of the high seas will be discussed from Monday at the United Nations with the aim of achieving a global Treaty...

The deforestation of the Amazon breaks records and multiplies by five...

2022 begins with a terrible figure: Amazon deforestation is accelerating to levels never seen before.