Climate

2020 was Europe's warmest year on record, study finds

2:54 min
  • 2020 was Europe's warmest year since records began according to a report released by the EU's climate research centre Copernicus.
  • The report, mainly based on satellite data, also shows an upward trend in the number of hours of sunshine in Europe.
  • "I'm deeply worried of course, we don't seem to be taking climate change seriously," says David Kilhberg at the Swedish Society for Nature Conservation.