Europe risks 'losing the sustainable raw materials race', unless it is 'more present' in securing base and rare materials, according to a European Commission official ..
News 17 Oct 2019
European institutions and companies are set to work together on an industrial strategy for green hydrogen, senior EU officials and CEOs said at an event ..
News 11 Oct 2019
An overwhelming majority of citizens in six major European states are opposed to the EU’s controversial free trade agreement (FTA) with the South American Mercosur ..
News 9 Oct 2019
The level of deployment of new wind energy capacity up to 2023 could be anywhere between 67 and 112 gigawatts depending on regulatory constraints and ..
News 8 Oct 2019
- Climate,General Policy,Nature
Environment ministers are unlikely to agree on upping the EU's 2030 climate target, but the number of countries opposing a 2050 net-zero goal has fallen ..
News 3 Oct 2019
Growing interest from major companies in using green electricity could play a major part in the EU reaching its goal of sourcing 32% of its ..
News 2 Oct 2019
The European Commission sees networked systems of district heating and cooling as one 'essential' part of the EU's net zero strategy, but differences remain over ..
News 1 Oct 2019
Companies that derive 10% or more of their revenue from oil exploration or processing should be excluded from an EU 'Paris-Aligned Benchmark', an EU expert ..
News 30 Sep 2019
Lawyers are seeking to force a gigantic coal power station in Poland to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions or close, by arguing its impact on ..
News 26 Sep 2019
Polish energy minister Krzysztof Tchórzewski has said his country has no intention of raising its commitments on cutting energy consumption and deploying renewable sources ..
News 24 Sep 2019
There have been renewed calls for reform of an international treaty after a German energy firm said it could take legal action against the Dutch ..
News 18 Sep 2019
European lawmakers must resist pressure from the fossil fuel, waste incineration and nuclear industries to water down draft EU criteria for green investments, over 50 ..
News 16 Sep 2019
- Climate,Waste & Resources,EU's Circular Economy
The EU’s model of consumption needs “radical change” if it is not simply to export its environmental impact to developing countries, according to Socialist MEP ..
News 12 Sep 2019
- Climate,Products,Markets & Corporate
The EU's carbon border tax will be implemented by Phil Hogan, the current agriculture commissioner who is set to take over the European Commission’s trade ..
News 11 Sep 2019
Hydropower could become an increasingly important provider of flexibility and storage in a European power system increasingly dominated by renewables ..
News 10 Sep 2019