Energy

Interview: How ETS reforms could drive the heat pump revolution

Interview: How ETS reforms could drive the heat pump revolution

Thomas Nowak, the secretary general of the European Heat Pump Association, tells ENDS Europe why extending the EU emissions trading system to buildings could spur on the electrification of heating.

Politics & Law

Interview: Environment director general on what’s next in the European Green Deal

Interview: Environment director general on what’s next in the European Green Deal

Florika Fink-Hooijer, the European Commission’s director general for environment, on what we can expect in ‘game-changing’ new proposals to address deforestation, waste exports and biodiversity loss.

Climate

Interview: CAN Europe’s new director on the EU at COP and Fit for 55

Interview: CAN Europe’s new director on the EU at COP and Fit for 55

Chiara Martinelli, the new director of Climate Action Network Europe, discusses why the UN climate conference has been a frustrating affair for green groups, the role of the EU at the talks, and what the key battles will be in its ‘Fit for 55’ package.

Land

Interview: Swedish forestry head defends sector’s role in green transition

Viveka Beckeman, director general of the Swedish Forest Industries Federation, talks to ENDS Europe about the potential for Swedish wood to fuel Europe’s transition to carbon neutrality and the industry’s impact on biodiversity.

Transport

Interview: How electric vehicles can further Europe’s green power goals

Arne Richters, the chair of the Platform for Electromobility, talks to ENDS Europe about how the Fit for 55 package could usher in a new era for electric vehicles, what’s needed for a ‘just transition’ in the auto sector, and why hydrogen refuelling points risk becoming stranded assets.

Energy

Interview: Eurelectric head on why permitting delays could derail the energy transition

Speaking to ENDS Europe, Eurelectric secretary-general Kristian Ruby argues that the massive roll-out of wind and solar implied by EU climate targets will require an accommodation between EU energy policy and nature protection rules.

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