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
A failure by policy-makers to address the issue of global warming could lead to increased adverse impacts on human health, a report warns ..
News 4 Jun 2019
Removing market barriers to low energy technology would allow the EU to cut its energy consumption in half by mid-century, and by as much as ..
News 14 May 2019
A long-running legal battle between the Spanish government and renewable energy investors has been put under the spotlight by green group Ecologistas en Acción ..
News 17 Apr 2019
The European Commission has successfully completed all the elements of its energy union package to further integrate Europe’s energy markets, vice-president Maroš Šefčovič has announced ..
News 9 Apr 2019
Draft national climate and energy plans (NECPs) outlining how EU countries intend to meet 2030 policy targets fall well short when it comes to meeting ..
News 2 Apr 2019
A decision by the European Commission which had deemed a surcharge on electricity bills to fund support for renewable generation to be in breach of ..
News 29 Mar 2019
Fresh research has found wide variation between EU countries regarding the awareness and readiness of EU citizens to improve the energy efficiency of homes ..
News 12 Mar 2019
Consumers could see lower energy bills thanks to new rules on efficiency labels for a range of electrical products published by the European Commission on ..
News 11 Mar 2019
- Climate,Energy,Paris Agreement
The EU should adopt a "shadow price" for carbon, address emissions from aviation and shipping and encourage renewable gas in order to accelerate the clean ..
News 8 Mar 2019
The EU’s energy consumption rose by 1% in 2017, increasing the chances that the bloc will miss its 2020 energy efficiency targets, new data has ..
News 7 Feb 2019
- Climate,Energy,Markets & Corporate
The EU member state-owned bank has dismissed claims that it breached its own guidelines on environmentally responsible investment in granting a loan to a biomass ..
News 17 Jan 2019
- Climate,Energy,COP24: UN climate talks
New EU targets on energy efficiency and renewable energy will come into force later this month alongside a new governance system for the energy union, ..
News 4 Dec 2018
The European Parliament has overwhelmingly backed an agreement with member states on key elements of the Commission’s clean energy package ..
News 13 Nov 2018