Lithuanian president appoints Mazeika as environment minister - Baltic Times

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Lithuanian president appoints Mazeika as environment minister  Baltic Times

VILNIUS - President Dalia Grybauskaite has appointed MP Kestutis Mazeika of the ruling Lithuanian Farmers and Greens Union (LFGU) as the country's ...

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For healthier oceans and seas, we need a good dialogue between policy and science - Open Access Government

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For healthier oceans and seas, we need a good dialogue between policy and science  Open Access Government

Monika Stankiewicz, HELCOM Executive Secretary argues that for healthier oceans and seas, we need a good dialogue between policy and science.

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Denmark asks Nord Stream 2 to assess third route option for gas pipeline - Reuters

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Denmark asks Nord Stream 2 to assess third route option for gas pipeline  Reuters

COPENHAGEN (Reuters) - The Danish Energy Agency has requested an environmental assessment of a third route option for the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline in ...

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Lithuanian PM nominates MP Mazeika for environment minister - Baltic Times

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Lithuanian PM nominates MP Mazeika for environment minister  Baltic Times

VILNIUS - Lithuanian Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis has sent a letter to President Dalia Grybauskaite asking her to appoint Kestutis Mazeika, a Lithuanian ...

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Nord Stream 2 upbeat Denmark will approve gas pipeline proposal - Reuters

Nord Stream - Mon, 03/25/2019 - 10:00
Nord Stream 2 upbeat Denmark will approve gas pipeline proposal  Reuters

BERLIN (Reuters) - The Russian-led Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline company expects to receive approval from Danish authorities for a 180-km stretch of the ...

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Deal on reduction of disposable plastic dishes signed at UN assembly chaired by Estonia - Baltic Times

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Deal on reduction of disposable plastic dishes signed at UN assembly chaired by Estonia  Baltic Times

TALLINN – The Estonian presidency of the UN Environment Assembly that started in December 2017 ended with the concluding of an agreement on the ...

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Trump and Angela Merkel are dueling over a pipeline. Here’s why. - The Washington Post

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Trump and Angela Merkel are dueling over a pipeline. Here’s why.  The Washington Post

Pumping gas from Russia to Germany, the Nord Stream pipeline is a tale of personal gain, starry-eyed politics and foolhardy strategic thinking. German ...

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Ecology of the Gulf of Finland and the Neva Bay: plastic pollution of the marine environment - EuroScientist

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Ecology of the Gulf of Finland and the Neva Bay: plastic pollution of the marine environment  EuroScientist

Petersburg scientists are sounding the alarm over the pollution of the Gulf of Finland and Lake Ladoga with plastic bottles and household chemicals. In.

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Nord Stream 2 eyes way to curb EU oversight of $9.5bn pipeline - Financial Times

Nord Stream - Wed, 03/13/2019 - 10:00
Nord Stream 2 eyes way to curb EU oversight of $9.5bn pipeline  Financial Times

The group building the Nord Stream 2 pipeline to import Russian gas into Germany is exploring plans to hive off its last 50km into a separate company, a move ...

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Genetic test reveals Baltic flounder migration routes and a new species - Mongabay.com

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Genetic test reveals Baltic flounder migration routes and a new species  Mongabay.com

Look-alike flounders in the Gulf of Finland are not one but two different species, and the predominant species about thirty years ago has now almost completely ...

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UN Environment Assembly in Nairobi targets plastic waste - Baltic Times

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UN Environment Assembly in Nairobi targets plastic waste  Baltic Times

NAIROBI - Countries from around the world set their sights Monday on a pivotal deal to curb plastic waste at the UN Environment Assembly in...

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Baltic SECA: What can we learn about shipping environmental regulation? - Open Access Government

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Baltic SECA: What can we learn about shipping environmental regulation?  Open Access Government

Sari Repka, Centre for Maritime Studies, University of Turku asks what can we learn from the Baltic SECA with respect to shipping environmental regulation.

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Poland defies green activists, EU with Baltic canal project - Reuters

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Poland defies green activists, EU with Baltic canal project  Reuters

GDANSK (Reuters) - Poland is pressing ahead with plans to dig a waterway across a narrow strip of land that separates its main eastern coastline from the Baltic ...

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Compromise advances Nord Stream 2, but controversy remains - Oil & Gas Journal

Nord Stream - Thu, 02/28/2019 - 11:00
Compromise advances Nord Stream 2, but controversy remains  Oil & Gas Journal

Nord Stream 2, the controversial gas pipeline between Russia and Germany, advanced a step in Europe during February—but only a step.

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