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Extreme weather events such as heat waves and floods have cost Europe almost €510 billion ($576 billion) and around 142,000 lives over the past 40 years, according to a new report published Thursday.

In its study, the European Environment Agency (EEA) called for continued adaptation measures at both individual and state level.

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