The EU continued to increase the amount of palm oil it uses for biodiesel, heating and electricity in 2018, new figures reveal, prompting a stark ..
News 27 Jun 2019
EU legislation to cut emissions from large combustion plants has played a vital role in curbing air pollution, according to a new study by the ..
News 26 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
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
Several EU countries are banking EU energy transition funds while doing little to curb their use of coal, according to a new report ..
News 29 May 2019
Industry representatives have called on the incoming European Commission to develop a consistent and clear definition of environmentally sustainable investments for low-carbon gases ..
News 23 May 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
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
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