Europe risks 'losing the sustainable raw materials race', unless it is 'more present' in securing base and rare materials, according to a European Commission official ..
News 17 Oct 2019
European institutions and companies are set to work together on an industrial strategy for green hydrogen, senior EU officials and CEOs said at an event ..
News 11 Oct 2019
Extending the three-year average working life span of mobile phones in the EU by a single year could save two million tonnes in CO2 emissions ..
News 18 Sep 2019
The EU’s transition to renewably sourced heating and cooling is being hampered by the lack of an effective carbon price on the sector, according to ..
News 27 Aug 2019
Iceland’s four largest emitters of carbon dioxide will explore a technique for capturing and permanently locking away the gas in basalt rock as part of ..
News 24 Jun 2019
Most of the emissions-free hydrogen in Europe in 2050 will come from natural gas through a technique that cracks natural gas into hydrogen and solid ..
News 24 Jun 2019
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
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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
Document Watch 15 Apr 2019 External Content
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
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
Document Watch 8 Feb 2019 External Content