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Paola Tamma @paola_tamma Brussels, Belgium

Reporter @POLITICOEurope on environment, energy, climate. Italian born, European nomad. Write me —ptamma@politico.eu

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Joined Twitter 10/3/16


🚨BREAKING 🚨@EIB decided to phase out funding for fossil fuels including gas by the end of 2021 (one year later than… https://t.co/2GmSh7SjqQEven more important, it would risk diluting the urgency of the call for change. All the "best guesses" – all of the… https://t.co/DsJUFzyeFm
Retweeted by Paola TammaThe @EIB board is meeting today to revamp its energy lending policy and decide whether to stop support for fossil f… https://t.co/UeTO6mo2zj
11/14
2019
“Reunification failed,” Egon Krenz, last leader of German Democratic Republic, told @MKarnitschnig. That failure, h… https://t.co/WlML6qUBr9
11/9
2019
US withdrawal from Paris climate agreement greeted with EU shrug (but it does make EU's diplomatic efforts to bring… https://t.co/JJHQyzbrq5 @MarkoRuo @EU2019FI oh Marko!! 😂
11/5
2019
US colleagues @kelseytam and producer @cprietonews interviewed me on what an EU carbon border mechanism would mean… https://t.co/kFHDAevsha
11/4
2019
That was quick https://t.co/ER6z9DeOZq
10/18
2019
Mayor @SadiqKhan condemns #ExtinctionRebellion action today blocking the London Tube. MEP @EllieChownsMEP, albeit s… https://t.co/a4BVWieX5xClimate is on the agenda of #EUCO summit on Friday — a good time for Poland to ask for more money from the EU to ba… https://t.co/Ze9v0tg4df
10/17
2019
Will @vonderleyen lead the Kumbaya Commission or will overlapping portfolios lead to internal warfare? Tremendous… https://t.co/8ruJ1FeWBN
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10/10
2019
Europe's next climate honcho @TimmermansEU gets the backing of @EPPGroup , @TheProgressives, @RenewEurope and… https://t.co/WlL7muvkjC
10/9
2019
@transenv TBF, he did say it can't be an alternative to car emission standards
10/8
2019
Wanted: Perfect design for Europe’s carbon border tax. But it's going to be hard: "Exactly how this is going to be… https://t.co/4SILKsvAPz @AugustGraham @CatNeilan @SimonNeville please, no!
10/3
2019
@fieldreporters @n_ost @BoschStiftung hello! last minute Q: What if the reporting project takes longer than Jan-Jun… https://t.co/bxH6sZZoAVOn this super busy day, a shout out to a journo team that rarely (OK, never) gets its due: ***Raise a glass to all… https://t.co/c7sbRdkJUR
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9/27
2019
@felixsalmon Still, we should eat less meat. And fact check or numbers. @felixsalmon 2/ 4 pounds = 1.8 kg So 4 pounds = 39.6 kg of CO2 equivalent. Carbon footprint of a flight from Heat… https://t.co/beB7i4vCG4 @felixsalmon 1/ "According to several analyses, typical nonorganic beef production in the United States results in… https://t.co/Y0xErBFKM7
9/23
2019
@bencoates1 KNEW IT!
9/17
2019
Back with my fellow Vice Presidents for a European Political Podcast That Works for Everyone: talking new Commissio… https://t.co/Lj90J083mX
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9/13
2019
New favourite English word https://t.co/TZEGHZI9Wc
8/1
2019
@TomMcTague @MirrorChicken 'Britain’s newspapers—partisan, irreverent, aggressive—are closer to American TV, while… https://t.co/4jG7mALiOb
7/31
2019
@VLWRadio Hello Bam :)
7/22
2019
I take 2 weeks off work and the @POLITICOEurope range of snacks now seemingly includes LSD https://t.co/SPgKyxIfqS
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7/19
2019
@GretaThunberg @MaKaOro
7/18
2019
Turkey to ramp up EastMed drilling in response to EU sanctions. On the same day, Cypriot government shoots down pro… https://t.co/Ks2DR1BRlIWith 383 votes out of 733 (only 9 more than majority needed) #Ursula von der Leyen becomes the next @EU_Commission'… https://t.co/MlKYRVP9HL
7/16
2019
Italian lawyer that took part in oil deal negotiations with Russians comes forward saying he will cooperate w Milan… https://t.co/blxSXIcKKk
7/15
2019
@vonderleyen makes climate promises in a bid to land Commission top job. But @Europarl_EN has already endorsed high… https://t.co/dMHy07tJgu"Moscow is the third Rome," said Savoini — @matteosalvinimi close aide — closing a negotiation meant to funnel mill… https://t.co/aV2zOmrOnO“Here in Cyprus, I feel myself sill in Syria,” told me a father of two from Idlib. Proximity to the conflict, lack… https://t.co/cNN3gpfCtY @tessie_the_mess Being handed a book titled “on writing well”... (great book. Thanks @jancienski )Did they speak Esperanto at home? https://t.co/2KoljZqw3Q
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7/10
2019
Von der Leyen struggles for Green light from MEPs. German nominee for top EU job needs the Greens, but lacks enviro… https://t.co/oSTalgZdUb
7/9
2019
Tour de France starts in Brussels tomorrow. New format this year - usual race until the final stage, then Ursula vo… https://t.co/bIDO5nCbTx
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7/7
2019
@paulwujek @PoliticoRyan @maiadelabaume @MSolletty @liliebayer @LauKaya @ZiaWeise @BBCkatyaadler @c_ducourtieuxhttps://t.co/UVhLd36477Like the kicker especially https://t.co/HHfHT1DhUQ
7/4
2019
@leo_sheek @andrew_r_gray :)
7/2
2019
@AugustGraham @EBRD that makes moo of us @AugustGraham @EBRD you have a lot of time on your hoovesThanks @EBRD you made my day https://t.co/VbJSO2i3cv
6/24
2019
The footnote that was, then wasn't, then was again: EU leaders failed to commit to climate neutrality by 2050 due t… https://t.co/Ak1mvRdTvb @leo_sheek @VLWRadio if it’s them then a bit desperate but whatevs. If it’s a PR firm, shoddy.EU politics at its best. Latest draft of #Council conclusions shows efforts to bring along skeptical Central Europe… https://t.co/WlCTrZPxXK
Retweeted by Paola Tamma @leo_sheek @VLWRadio What was the latest/worse?
6/20
2019
Hopes that gas bonanza from EastMed fields would solve the Cyprus problem are being sunk. My story from #Cyprus: https://t.co/7PHWRuLk1y
6/14
2019
rare moment of mask dropping, when a politician's words come out unedited https://t.co/xv0xjLkbUe
5/21
2019
@andreas_krieg @GiorgioCafiero @DBDesRoches @ArabCenterWDC @GulfStatesInst @GulfStateAnalyt @EGIC_ @GulfIntlForumhttps://t.co/SqB5XAaCYy
5/13
2019
Thanks to the poet asking metaphysical questions on Rue de la Loi https://t.co/6lTvhyPR4u
5/10
2019
POLITICO Italy Playbook, with @Corriere: Salvini’s Brussels team — Giuseppe Conte for commissioner? — Government te… https://t.co/80JEHxlWlI
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5/9
2019
@Gingerhervey and clearly I don't read back my tweets XD @Gingerhervey - was a pleasure working with you, always a pleasure to reading you! https://t.co/DsjAruVM9R
5/8
2019
Our brain trust rated the feasibility of Manfred Weber's 12 pt manifesto - Only one gets high marks... @swheatonhttps://t.co/mxMVM7a65Z
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4/29
2019
Oh dear https://t.co/5Ipb6L794A @AncaGurzu is THE woman on #NordStream2 . Read her ⬇️ piece. Now @EU_Commission has a massive 🤕 to solve.… https://t.co/ejz1ZyyI6R @AncaGurzu IS the woman on NS2. Read the ⬇️ piece. And @EU_Commission now has a big headache to solve. #lateretweet https://t.co/4PTe4wMRxi
4/25
2019
.@JurajNociar @mortenhelveg @driesacke @EurogasJ speak to @paola_tamma about the security impact of the #EU’s green… https://t.co/pOCFOeKd3r
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4/11
2019
Update: they didn't. And neither did the local police @zpz_polbru. But hey, don't park your bikes on Schuman, cos t… https://t.co/JES38nAJ5RDid the @EU_Commission know this was happening? If no, how does that tally with #EUCO security measures? https://t.co/m4XythTtcTI just signed up to @WhoTargetsMe, an investigation into online political advertising. Find out who targets you at https://t.co/HuF7V2WbOa
4/10
2019
@LuisAlvaradoMa thanks - my mail is in my bio
4/9
2019
Team Politico Europe in Perugia at @journalismfest #ijf19 @PoliticoRyan @paola_tamma @hclae @vonderburchard https://t.co/wlhxzwadsN
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4/8
2019
If you're heading to the @journalismfest this week, we've got you sorted. On Thursday we'll be hosting an AMA with… https://t.co/voMar3P6MX
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4/1
2019
Even if you'r sick tired of Brexit, read this excellent Brexplainer by @TomMcTague. Most vividly true quote: "The E… https://t.co/KgixBALLS9Ahead of a Belgian parliament vote, I took a look at the growing disconnect between the country’s intricate state s… https://t.co/y99oLpmBFMhum, having a naval operation without ships ... Begs the Q, what's the point? https://t.co/RR14PC1dhH
3/28
2019
💔🇮🇹🤦‍♀️ aka usual feeling for Italians abroad https://t.co/X9XYrvjRau
3/15
2019
As the #ClimateStrike kids plan a new global mobilization this Friday, @MaKaOro and I take a close look at their ch… https://t.co/7sz4moTnee
3/14
2019
@EP_Environment @EuroParlPress hi the live broadcast finished but the joint ENVI + ECON session hadn't. help? thank… https://t.co/2lkMYrG1TE @lmisculin 🤦‍♀️Belgium's got to balance higher climate ambition as the #youthforclimate kids ask, while preventing social backlash… https://t.co/ng48pA5iKg
3/11
2019
Happy International Women’s Day from the ⁦@POLITICOEurope⁩ newsroom! #WomenRule https://t.co/0IShawL7Fh
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3/9
2019
@EUClimateAction spoxwoman and Simone-de-Beauvoir brooched @AK_Itkonen at @POLITICOEurope #womensday event: “We can… https://t.co/0fv6G0Q49MIl governo italiano ha detto di no a Israele, Grecia e Cipro sul gasdotto, dice no alla Francia sulla Tav ma dice d… https://t.co/Wda3z1BHXO
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3/8
2019
@tempusenergy hi, I have sent you an email and contacted your CEO via Linkedin. I am a reporter covering energy, an… https://t.co/pLqOaEv9n1How can we change the corporate culture of our companies to allow women to thrive at work? Find out at POLITICO’s… https://t.co/E5GovCCfdw
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3/7
2019
Great team effort from the @POLITICOEurope newsroom, breaking down the French president's big plans for Europe. Emm… https://t.co/ab7m3sFMpy
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3/6
2019
@gbrotman @politico @NiemanLab 💃One company bucking the trend: @Politico, which is 52 percent female and, according to @NiemanLab's data, seemingly… https://t.co/YsCRKOcwnz
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2/22
2019
@jacopobarigazzi @PoliticoRyan @London_Silvia @Corriere it's implied in the W(ith)/ :)Want to know what's happening in the 👢shaped country I call home? Fresh off the press, Playbook goes to 🇮🇹 w/… https://t.co/w7gX5pIPJB
2/20
2019
Greece vs Macedonia name drama epilogue: Two men cancel “Macedonia” from the name tag at the Macedonian permanent r… https://t.co/zIv7XSRpGq
2/13
2019
Italian PM @GiuseppeConteIT: We want to shake things up in Europe. @London_Silvia's interview for @POLITICOEurope.… https://t.co/AL4pqDsQR8weather ≠ climate https://t.co/V7hAqkfgWz
2/11
2019
Berlin owes Paris a thank-you note. Here's our analysis on the Merkel-Macron alliance after the #NordStream2 drama… https://t.co/IcYIKU7DER
Retweeted by Paola TammaFrance recalled its ambassador from Rome. Last time this happened was when Italy declared war on Paris in WWII 🇮🇹💔… https://t.co/5dcLqALiNP
2/8
2019
IMF report on Italy: Real personal incomes are at the level of two decades ago; unemployment has averaged close to… https://t.co/VLRcsxr4kLSomebody please tell Rome we need a new budget law? And a collective shrink session for the government to cure the… https://t.co/A0j3W0f3H4
2/7
2019
Anca doing her thing https://t.co/gdEIITiJDT
2/5
2019
@AugustGraham multitasking. I can also apparently pull a great balancing act.When your friends make fun of your Italianness. #pizzaemandolino at the midday https://t.co/ED0YHYuZCI
1/31
2019
Italy's coalition government is heading to a green clash over a railway link that would create a net loss even if I… https://t.co/y7XEpygC3E
1/28
2019
@LaurenceIvil @business @Brexit Paying them dear?
1/25
2019
Italian so-called "newspaper" lede: "Silvio Berlusconi made an heroic choice by chosing to stand in European electi… https://t.co/Q4Mx1qhOHt
1/21
2019
Masterminds. @HankeVela & @frogontheroof https://t.co/sOoFTuhLIR
1/7
2018
That jump. Was it staged? https://t.co/V4RZGn5R7i
12/18
2018
World's nations agree on rules to implement Paris climate deal. But decision on global carbon market mechanism post… https://t.co/Ex31B8IYUt @rkyte365 @UNFCCC @climatemegan @SoilaSays @MaKaOro @urmigoswami @lesliehook @JustinWorland @tianran @lauriegoeringhttps://t.co/r2c46Mb8hQ
12/15
2018

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