Climate & Energy News

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Global Green and Healthy Hospitals is pleased to announce the new and improved Health Care Climate Challenge (20/06/2018)

Anaesthetic gasses project meeting | Fostering Low Carbon Healthcare in Europe (11/04/2018)

Reducing the carbon footprint of anaesthetic gasses (13/02/2018)

Improving energy efficiency through behaviour change (23/01/2018)


Hospitals Worldwide Call for Action on Climate Change (13/11/2017)

The 2017 Climate and Health Summit (26/10/2017)

New Lancet report reveals pollution causes nine million deaths per year worldwide (24/10/2017)

Healthcare must lead in the face of the USA' Paris Agreement withdrawal (02/06/2017)

Reducing healthcare's climate footprint | New HCWH Europe report (15/05/2017)


The EU ratifies the Paris Agreement: Now it's time to take responsibility (06/10/2016)

Two of the biggest polluters officially commit to Paris Agreement (13/09/2016)

EC Energy Union Summer Package: A weak Effort Sharing Regulation Proposal & the healthcare sector (27/07/2016)

Parliament calls for high energy saving 2030 targets (30/06/2016)

More European ambition for energy efficiency (03/06/2016)

Over £400m of savings can reduce carbon emissions by 1 million tonnes (14/06/2016)

Paris Agreement next steps - Ratification (27/04/2016)

HCWH Europe co-sign letter to ensure the 2030 effort sharing decision is fit for purpose (26/04/2016)

CLIRE Report Shows how Healthcare can Reduce its Climate Footprint (22/03/2016)

HCWH Europe Calls for Action from Environment & Energy Ministers ahead of European Council Meeting (26/02/2016)

NHS & Health Care Sector in the UK Hit First Climate Change Target, But More Testing Goals Lie Ahead (28/01/2016)


Paris Treaty Provides Opportunity for the European Healthcare Sector to act on Climate Change (16/12/2015)

Europe's Weak Position for Paris (22/09/2015)

HCWH Europe Response to EC Energy Summer Package (17/07/2015)


Juncker Commission elected by European Parliament (22/10/2014)

EU 2030 climate and energy targes to be agreed in October (27/06/2014)

UN report finds that climate chaos could still be reduced (15/04/2014)

EU leaders delay decision on climate because of economic considerations (21/03/2014)

MEPs send a clear signal to the Council and the Commission on climate change (05/02/2014)


(GCHA) COP19: The road towards addressing the greatest global health threat (15/11/2013)

CleanMed Europe 2013 accelerates the push towards a sustainable European healthcare system (19/09/2013)

EU Report - new approaches needed (31/05/2013)