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
- Climate,Transport,2019 European Elections
An alliance of 50 organisations representing the clean energy and electricity sector is calling on the next European Commission to focus on electrification to decarbonise ..
News 22 Mar 2019
EU criteria for tyre efficiency would remain as they have been since 2009 under a new negotiating position adopted by EU member states today ..
News 4 Mar 2019
Oman’s sovereign wealth fund is to invest US$120 million in a controversial open cast uranium mine and processing plant in Spain’s Salamanca province, it was announced ..
News 31 Aug 2017
The Maltese EU Council presidency has proposed to cut the number of charging points for electric vehicles in private buildings to just one per car ..
News 12 Apr 2017
- Climate,Energy,Transport,Waste & Resources
More than half of EU governments want to stick with or weaken the European Commission’s draft Effort Sharing Regulation on climate change, groups warn ..
News 28 Mar 2017
EU member states are considering a weaker 2030 energy efficiency target, which puts them at odds with more ambitious MEPs, a leaked proposal has indicated ..
News 14 Mar 2017
Hungary is set to grant within months planning permits for two new reactors at Paks II nuclear power station, after EU competition officials approved on ..
News 6 Mar 2017
Environmental group WWF has asked the European Commission to investigate whether authorisation given to a Spanish uranium mining project threatens endangered species in a protected ..
News 7 Feb 2017
The UK government highlighted on Monday smart energy, nuclear power and low-carbon transport as urgent priorities for its industrial strategy ..
News 24 Jan 2017
- Energy,Waste & Resources,Pollution
Portugal has asked the European Commission to act against a planned nuclear waste storage facility at Spain’s Almaraz nuclear plant near the Portuguese border ..
News 19 Jan 2017
- Climate,Pollution,Markets & Corporate
The European Commission must delay rules set to tighten limits on NOx emissions from Large Combustion Plants, environment ministers from five member states have said ..
News 21 Oct 2016
Mandatory requirements for ships to record and report their fuel consumption are set to come into force under amendments to the International Convention for the ..
News 9 Sep 2016
Plans to manage radioactive waste from the shutdown of three nuclear plants, two in Germany and one in Sweden, are not a risk for neighbouring ..
News 19 Aug 2016
The EU’s first specific business-to-business energy label and new ecodesign requirements will apply to business-use refrigerators in the EU starting today ..
News 1 Jul 2016