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Six Challenge My Med start-up winners innovate to protect the Mediterranean and its coastline - 09/17/2020 - Frédéric Dubessy

FRANCE. Six winning start-ups responded to the six challenges of the My Med Challenge, which aimed to "imagine the Mediterranean coast of tomorrow and find concrete answers to the major economic, environmental and societal challenges it faces".

Suez wants to sell its recycling and recovery activities to the German company PreZero - 09/16/2020 - Frédéric Dubessy

FRANCE. Coveted, against its will, by its competitor Veolia, Suez announces the signature of a memorandum of understanding with PreZero, the environmental branch of the Schwarz group.

The port of Beirut has once again been the victim of a disaster - 09/10/2020 - Frédéric Dubessy

LEBANON. One month after the two explosions that caused 180 deaths, the port of Beirut is in the grip of a huge fire. Version française

Engie and ArianeGroup join forces in liquefied renewable hydrogen - 09/10/2020 - Frédéric Dubessy

FRANCE. The two French groups Engie and ArianeGroup sign a collaboration agreement in the field of liquefied renewable hydrogen. Version française

EDF Renewables launches the construction of the Taza wind farm in Morocco - 09/09/2020 - Frédéric Dubessy

MOROCCO. The consortium made up of the French company EDF Renewables and the Japanese company Mitsui & Co. Ltd. announce the launch of the construction of the first phase of the Taza wind farm in Morocco. Version française

Tenergie announces the acquisition of seven solar power plants in the South-East of France - 09/08/2020 - Frédéric Dubessy

FRANCE. Tenergie completes the purchase of seven rooftop PV plants from Danish fund Green Power Partners. Version française

The Suez group is worried about its competitor Veolia's entry into its capital - 09/01/2020 - Frédéric Dubessy

FRANCE. Suez disapproves of the buyback of its shares held by Engie carried out by its competitor Veolia.

Olive oil: Tunisia laughing, Morocco crying - 08/28/2020 - Arthur Maffren

MOROCCO/TUNISIA. While Tunisia announces record exports in 2020, Morocco suffers from a bad harvest. version française

Pizzorno Environnement continues its disengagement from Morocco - 08/25/2020 - Arthur Maffren

MOROCCO/FRANCE. After stopping its operations on 1 July 2020, Pizzorno Environnement announced on 24 August that it "is not a candidate for the renewal of the Marrakech collection and cleaning market". version française

Renewables surpass fossil fuels in EU27 electricity generation for the first time - 07/23/2020 - Frédéric Dubessy

EU. According to the Ember think tank, renewable energies provided more electricity than fossil fuels in EU countries in the first six months of 2020. version française

European Commission mobilises €100 million for Albania after the earthquake at the end of 2019 - 07/17/2020 - Frédéric Dubessy

ALBANIA. The European Commission adopts a €100 million package to rehabilitate and rebuild schools after the November 2019 earthquake in Albania. version française

The UfM gives priority to financing climate actions in the South and East Mediterranean - 15/07/2020 - 07/15/2020 - Frédéric Dubessy

MEDITERRANEAN. The Union for the Mediterranean declares climate financing as a priority for the southern and eastern Mediterranean region, which is warming 20% faster than the global average.

Pizzorno ceases operations in Oum Azza, Morocco - 07/01/2020 - Frédéric Dubessy

MOROCCO / FRANCE. Var-based Pizzorno Environnement announces the closure of the Oum Azza waste treatment and recovery centre in Morocco. version française

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