Tue, May 21 2013
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Sofia Municipality contemplates on alternative energy source – solar panels, electric production, biomass and carbon trading as part of the long term 2009-2013 alternative energy efficiency programme
The Environment and Water Affairs Ministry has started to prepare the development of a methodology, which will be used to make forecast calculations of the greenhouse gas emissions in Bulgaria for the years 2010, 2015 and 2020. Environment Ministry arranged a tender procedure for providing the forecast calculations so that the information can be presented to the European Commission (EC), the
The European Commission (EC) was ready do discuss possible compensations for the countries that will be affected by the introduction of the climate action and renewable energy package for the period 2013/20 in the European Union (EU), the Bulgarian Ministry of Environment and Water Affairs said in a media statement. Bulgaria is one of the seven countries, which insist on such compensations member states with low gross domestic product (GDP), who saw their greenhouse gas emission quotas cut under the plan.
World leaders acknowledged Putin's victory with reservations, and international observers say the election was skewed in the former president's favour.
Hollande's call for more spending and economic growth has struck a chord with French voters.
Gallup International Association poll gives president Sarkisian’s party 44 per cent, while three main challengers alleged ‘machinations’ by ruling party in what – in contrast to 2008 – reportedly was a largely peaceful election.
The Freedom House report says the media environment in the Middle East and North Africa underwent major improvements in 2011, but remained the worst-performing part of the world.
Dissatisfaction with jobs is a global phenomenon and two-thirds of workers all over the world intend to look for another job in the near future, the survey concluded.