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Greece aims to develop green economy

10-21-2010 09:05 BJT

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Greece's Environment Minister, Tina Bir-bili says his country, aims to secure up to 60 billion US dollars in investments and create 200-thousand new jobs by 2015 in green development projects.

Addressing a forum organized by the Economist on the theme of the green agenda, Bir-bili presented the main points of the Greek government's plan. It aims to boost economic development in the debt-ridden country, based on a new environmentally friendly model. With regards to the Greek strategic plan,--- to turn to a green economy,--- she explained, that it focuses on lowering carbon emissions, through investment in renewable energy sources,... and the enhancement of environmental governance.

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