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Marta studied Political Science and Media & Journalism at the Catholic University of Portugal (UCP) and has developed her journalistic career working for the Portuguese newspapers Diário de Notícias, Correio da Manhā and media outlets in Brussels. She is a reporter for Travel Tomorrow, and is also engaged in delivering communications services and EU policy research for different consultancies in Brussels. A former Blue Book trainee of the European Commission, Marta has a keen interest in EU and global affairs, and experience in reporting and interpreting information. Whenever she can, Marta loves traveling, exploring nature and learning about regenerative agriculture. She is also quite enthusiastic about space ventures and the cosmos.

7 July 2022

Tourism sector calls on EU leaders to include buildings and road transport in the EU ETS

Tourism sector calls for balanced agreement on the final review of the EU Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS), taking into account the inclusion of buildings and road […]
6 July 2022

This portable wind turbine can power you in the most remote areas

There’s a wind turbine that fits in a backpack. It’s about the same size as a water bottle. It weighs just 1.3 kilograms. Inside, there is […]
5 July 2022

5 unexpected places to find solar panels around the world

After the Russian invasion of Ukraine and the subsequent sanctions imposed on Russian companies, many European countries realized it was the time to find a way […]
29 June 2022

Could ‘space bubbles’ help reverse global warming?

A team of MIT scientists believe that ‘space bubbles’ could help reverse climate change by reflecting the sun’s heat away from the Earth. Researchers say cutting […]
27 June 2022

New EU Alliance to prepare the aviation sector for zero CO2 emissions

Europe is laying the ground to prepare the aviation ecosystem for the incorporation of hydrogen and electric-powered aircraft for the advent of zero CO2 emissions. 1. […]
23 June 2022

How can cities minimize the effects of heatwaves?

With climate change getting more serious every day, heatwaves are becoming a regular occurrence across the globe. Not only are they becoming more frequent, but also […]
23 June 2022

Nepal’s Everest Base Camp threatened by climate change and tourism

The combination of climate change and tourism is causing new stresses in Everest. Melting glaciers are condemning the closure of Nepal’s Everest Base Camp. 1. Base […]
23 June 2022

Airbus backs German Air Force to increase green fuels on its fleet

Airbus announced it is supporting the German Air Force in their long-term transformation to increase sustainability of its aircraft fleet. #A400M: Airbus supports German Air Force […]
23 June 2022

Airlines ask governments to increase incentives for production of sustainable aviation fuels

In a show of commitment to achieving net zero carbon emissions by 2050, airlines worldwide are calling for governments to add large-scale incentives for the rapid […]
22 June 2022

EU fuels industry launches metaverse to prove benefits of low-carbon liquid fuels

FuelsEurope launched a metaverse experience promoting low-carbon liquid fuels. 1. Metaverse The fuels industry is determined to prove the benefits of low-carbon liquid fuels by launching […]
20 June 2022

Netherlands pledges to fly to London on hydrogen by 2028

The Netherlands is determined to fly medium-sized commercial aircraft on hydrogen by 2028. 1. Hydrogen-powered aircraft A consortium of 17 Dutch companies, including Fokker and TU […]
20 June 2022

Australia has cut plastic pollution on some of its beaches by nearly 30%

Australia has reduced plastic pollution on some of its beaches by nearly 30%. According to the World Economic Forum, coastal plastic is down 29% since six […]
15 June 2022

Modernization of China’s first desert highway to reduce carbon emissions

The Tarim Desert Highway, which traverses the Taklimakan Desert in the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region in China, has recently lowered its carbon footprint thanks to a […]
15 June 2022

European Parliament votes to ban diesel and petrol cars by 2035

The Members of the European Parliament voted in favour of a ban of cars and vans as of 2035, forcing automotive manufacturers to sell only zero-emission […]
13 June 2022

Rooftop gardens can help reduce heat in cities, new study shows

A recent study by NASA published in the journal Sustainable Cities and Society has shown that due to an effect called the “urban heat island,” temperatures […]
13 June 2022

These emerging technologies could boost renewable energy storage capacity up to 3,000% by 2050

A recent report by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has outlined 3 emerging technologies that could boost the US’ renewable energy storage capacity up to […]
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