The European Investment Bank has agreed in principle to part finance a huge lithium-ion battery plant in northern Sweden, a key project in the EU ..
News 16 May 2019
- Climate,EU's Circular Economy
Even the most energy intensive industries in Europe can cut net greenhouse gas emissions to zero by mid-century without ruining their competitiveness, according to a ..
News 25 Apr 2019
The cement sector has barely made any progress on reducing its total carbon emissions in part because of a lack of clear policies to promote ..
News 12 Apr 2019
Europe has no chance of achieving net-zero CO2 emissions by mid-century unless it starts deploying large-scale carbon capture and storage infrastructure within a few years, ..
News 30 Jul 2018
An EU Council summit on Monday revealed stark divisions on EU transport policy, with some ministers warning that asking car makers to cut CO2 output ..
News 25 Jun 2018
Technologies which are capable of taking out carbon emissions from the atmosphere will not help the world to tackle climate change, according to a report ..
News 1 Feb 2018
The European wind industry contributed €36bn to the EU’s GDP in 2016, supports 263,000 jobs and generated €8bn of exports outside of Europe ..
Comment 4 Jan 2018
- Climate,COP23: call to action,Paris Agreement
Investment in low-carbon infrastructure and adaptation projects last year fell from the all-time high reached in 2015, according to research from the Climate Policy Initiative ..
News 1 Nov 2017
- Climate,Waste & Resources,Packaging
EU climate change policies focus too narrowly on energy and transport and should more strongly reflect the potential of the circular economy to cut greenhouse ..
News 17 Jun 2016
- Climate,Energy,Waste & Resources
Resource and climate challenges can be opportunities not threats for the EU steel industry, says the European Commission ..
News 16 Mar 2016
The UK has ditched its €1.4bn carbon capture and storage funding competition in a major blow to the nascent technology in Europe ..
News 25 Nov 2015
A carbon capture and storage project granted €300m by the EU last year has lost the support of one of its three commercial backers ..
News 28 Sep 2015
The UK parliament’s climate committee has launched an investigation into the investment impacts of a number of recent renewable energy subsidy cuts ..
News 17 Sep 2015