Italy and southern European regions in particular will face “overwhelmingly adverse impacts” of changing weather patterns on their energy infrastructure, the European Environment Agency has ..
News 18 Jun 2019
The European Commission is increasingly interested in consumer behaviour as a vital factor in energy savings and CO2 emission reductions, a senior official has said ..
News 11 Jun 2019
The International Energy Agency (IEA) has concluded that nuclear power is an indispensable part of the energy transition ..
News 28 May 2019
The EU should provide funding for a new generation of nuclear reactors to replace the existing fleet, or risk jeopardising climate targets, the French nuclear ..
News 15 May 2019
Global CO2 emissions reached a historic high last year, and governments must remain open to all options, including nuclear power, the head of the International ..
News 30 Apr 2019
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The EU should use trade agreements to push for an ambitious global climate policy, but it should also shield European industries from competitors if major ..
News 29 Apr 2019
Maintaining a one-quarter share of nuclear capacity in the 2050 electricity mix will help decarbonise the economy and support jobs and economic growth in the ..
News 29 Apr 2019
Central and eastern European countries are preparing to work closely with the Russian State Atomic Energy Corporation to prolong the operation of their Soviet-era nuclear ..
News 25 Apr 2019
The European Parliament has given its backing to a provisional agreement on the EU’s Horizon Europe research and innovation programme, which will include a sharper ..
News 17 Apr 2019
The EU batteries directive is falling short on its objectives to improve waste collection and recovery of materials, according to a European Commission evaluation published ..
News 10 Apr 2019
France’s environment minister François de Rugy set out on Wednesday a roadmap for phasing out coal power in the country by 2022 ..
News 3 Apr 2019
The EU should boost its funding to energy storage systems to comply with the block’s clean energy goals, the European Court of Auditors has said ..
News 1 Apr 2019
The opposition People’s Party (PP) has promised, if it wins a snap general election in April, to extend operation beyond the 2035 deadline for the ..
News 26 Mar 2019