Campaigners appeal in court case over EU support for wood burning

Campaigners appeal in court case over EU support for wood burning

Campaigners have appealed a European court’s refusal to hear their legal challenge to the inclusion of forest biomass in the Renewable Energy Directive, while a fresh report supports their argument... Read more

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EU urged to strengthen enforcement on energy efficiency

Eight member states are set to miss their minimum energy savings requirements for the current period 2014-2020, according to a report by the Coalition for Energy Savings published on Monday


Call for MEPs to exclude gas from just transition support

Climate campaigners are calling on MEPs to exclude support for fossil gas infrastructure from a key funding mechanism in the EU’s European Green Deal


Expanded EU emissions trading would have ‘little climate benefit’

European Commission plans to assess expanding the emissions trading system (ETS) to road transport and buildings would have little environmental benefit but would significantly increase living costs for poorer households, experts have found


Gas industry urges rapid rollout of CCS to aid growth of hydrogen economy

A hydrogen economy must be developed in the 2020s – including so-called ‘blue hydrogen’ produced from natural gas through the use of carbon capture and storage – if Europe is to achieve carbon neutrality by 2050, a trade association representing dozens of European gas companies has said

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Commission launches assistance for coal regions in transition

The European Commission launched on Monday a platform intended to help coal dependent regions access EU support to move to cleaner sources of energy in line with the EU goal of achieving climate neutrality by 2050, shortly after governments agreement no money should go to gas or nuclear

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