Most of the move within the EU to “renewable energy” is towards wood.
Now we know where that wood is coming from
The EU and the Deforestation of Ukraine
by Dmytryi Kovalevich
18 May, 2016
Since 2014 we have in Ukraine a mass deforestation. The entire forests and parks are being eliminated, causing local environmental disasters. However, until now the logging has been mostly illegal. But now the EU is demanding from Ukraine to lift the ban on exporting timber/wood as a condition of obtaining the next EU macrofinancial aid (1.2 billion euro), reminding Kiev that this is a term of the Euroassociation agreement, – reports Ukrainian Minister of economic development and trade.