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Here’s how heat waves can impact economies, as well as people and wildlife

Between 1980 and 2000, heat waves in 32 European countries cost up to $71 billion. Image: Unsplash/William william

Helen Nugent

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Western Europe suffered extreme heat waves in July 2022.
Western Europe suffered extreme heat waves in July 2022. Image: WMO

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