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While the renewable energy sector has proved resilient to the disruption caused by the pandemic, wind and solar deployment must be ramped up considerably to reach net-zero emissions, two new reports say.
Forthcoming EU rules to prevent methane leakage from the energy sector should extend to green gas produced from biomass and synthetic methane, the Council of European Energy Regulators and the EU regulatory agency ACER argue in a white paper.
The European Commission has proposed a new multi-billion fund aimed to help low-income and vulnerable households weather potential energy bill increases from new carbon pricing for buildings in a move aimed at staving off public resistance to a more ambitious climate policy.
The European Central Bank has adopted an “ambitious climate-related action plan” to incorporate climate factors in its monetary policy as part of a new strategy announced on Thursday.
The European Commission published on Tuesday a long-awaited communication on promoting sustainable finance and a proposal for an EU green bond standard that update its action plan from 2018. Here’s what you need to know.
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COVID-19: What does a career in environmental research now look like?
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We have 2 exciting opportunities ( 1 Permanent and 1 18 Month Fixed Term Contract) in our Environmental Services Team (EST). The role will suit a knowledgeable and self-motivated individual with an analytical mindset and an ability to communicate with a range of audiences.
The team forms the basis of a partnership bringing together over 50 stakeholders throughout Wales to promote a collaborative & co-ordinated approach to tackling this important issue.
The ideal candidate will provide specialist geo-environmental and contaminated land expertise, to support the delivery of environmental services and collaborative projects across consultancy and meet company business plan objectives.
The Office for Environmental Protection (OEP) is a new public body, being established with the principal objective of contributing to environmental protection...