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Digital Europa Thesaurus degradation of the environment renewable energy
PAGE | 10 December 2020
The majority of resources used today are non-renewable and are set to become increasingly scarce given rising demand and unsustainable consumption patterns. Global material extraction...
PAGE | 10 December 2020
By 2040, more than 1 billion households and 11 billion smart appliances could be part of the interconnected electricity systems. The digitalization of the energy system can considerably...
PAGE | 10 December 2020
Desalination only provides 1% of the world's drinking water via 18,000 desalination plants using either thermal evaporation or membrane separation. New technologies create lower...
ONLINE RESOURCE | 12 February 2020
Smart-city developments should prioritise on healthy lifestyle of increasingly independent citizens.Policies to promote the spread of smart cities are needed to support the implementation of modern technologies and infrastructure...
ONLINE RESOURCE | 18 December 2018
Climate change will amplify existing risks and create new risks for natural and human systems. Risks are unevenly distributed and are generally greater for disadvantaged...
PAGE | 12 December 2018
If present trends continue, human demand on the Earth's ecosystem is projected to exceed nature's capacity to regenerate by about 75% by 2020, and by 100% (meaning that we would...