The sales of eco cars went up 215.75% in the first six months of 2017 in Romania, to reach 982 units, according to data...

Cycling tracks in Western Romania mountains marked for tourist use

Nine mountain bike tracks will be officially marked for tourists in the Padurea Craiului mountains, in Western Romania, Agerpres reported. This is part of a...

videoRomanian virgin beech forests included in UNESCO’s World Heritage List

Several secular beech forests in Romania and 11 other European countries were included on Friday, July 7, in the UNESCO World Heritage List, the...

Romanian Ornithological Society launches white stork census app

The Romanian Ornithological Society (SOR) has launched a special mobile app that will help it carry out a census of white storks in the...

Romanian artist colors hundreds of trees to protest against illegal logging

Romanian visual artist Mihai Topescu, together with other artists and volunteers, painted hundreds of trees in Dumbrava Forest, Gorj County, as a sign of...

EC urges Romania to ensure air quality monitoring

The European Commission sent a letter of formal notice to Romania over significant gaps in monitoring air pollution, EC announced yesterday. Air pollution causes more...

Romania to become the 25th country in Europe that bans the use of wild...

Romania's Chamber of Deputies adopted on June 13 the draft bill banning the use of wild animals in circuses or other similar shows. The bill...

British botanist John Akeroyd: Biodiversity is Romania’s greatest wealth

Biodiversity is currently the greatest wealth of Transylvania and Romania, which is why it must be preserved, said renowned British botanist John Akeroyd. Known...

Charging stations for electric cars in Romanian cities with over 100,000 people

Each Bucharest district will need to have at least ten public recharge points for electric vehicles by 2020 whereas cities with more than 100,000...

Romania ratifies Paris Agreement the same day Trump withdraws

Romanian foreign affairs minister Teodor Melescanu submitted last Thursday the document for Romania’s ratification of the Paris Climate Change Agreement. Melescanu said that the implementation...

Two Romanian forests could join UNESCO’s natural world patrimony

The National Forests Administrator Romsilva started last year the procedures to have two forests in the range of the Cozia National Park, in central...
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