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
The Belgian government should have conducted a full environmental impact assessment before legislating to upgrade and continue operating two nuclear reactors that were slated for ..
News 30 Jul 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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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
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 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
The European Court of Auditors is to assess the contribution of eco-design and energy efficiency labelling rules to EU environmental objectives ..
News 20 Mar 2019
The European Commission intends to present recommendations in June on how sustainability criteria could be applied to solar PV installations, through EU rules on ecodesign ..
News 11 Mar 2019