Commissioner stresses need for ‘greener Europe’

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Commissioner stresses need for ‘greener Europe’




Environment Resources Commissioner Janez Potočnik delivered a warning speech in Davos on 19 September about the problems facing Europeans concerning renewable resources.

“The critical problem we face in Europe today is that after centuries of resource-intensive growth, we are 'locked-in' to resource inefficient structures, 'locked-in' to resource inefficient economic systems, 'locked-in' to resource inefficient business models and 'locked-in' to...


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