This is how we can make a global green recovery – that also boosts the economy

Hellenic Shipping News | Jun 29, 2020 at 2:00 AM
  • Now that many nations are gradually re-emerging, governments are desperately seeking ways to inject life into torpid economies.
  • Its Sustainable Recovery Plan would also save or create around 9 million jobs a year and reduce energy-related greenhouse gas emissions by 4.5 billion tonnes globally.
  • Increased efficiency and lower carbon energy generation, as laid out in the plan, have the potential to make 2019 the “definitive peak” in global emissions, putting us on a path to achieve longer-term climate goals, including the Paris Agreement.