Decarbonising Europe’s economy requires a fundamental shift in how goods are produced and consumed, along with a supportive legal framework, an EU energy summit has ..
News 5 Mar 2019
The burning of forest biomass for power generation should not count as a renewable energy source under the EU's revised Renewable Energy Directive, campaigners argue ..
News 4 Mar 2019
The Austrian Presidency is aiming to finalise the remaining files of the Clean Energy Package by the end of the year, Austria’s environment minister Elisabeth ..
News 19 Sep 2018
- Climate,Energy,General Policy,Brexit and the EU
Any Brexit deal between the EU and the UK should contain a Climate and Energy Chapter as settling for a “more conventional” free trade agreement ..
News 4 Sep 2018
The European Union will drop its restrictions on Chinese solar panels today to help member states meet their renewable energy targets ..
News 3 Sep 2018
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EU governments and the Commission should back MEPs’ proposal to phase out support for palm oil-based biodiesel in order to stop deforestation in Indonesia and ..
News 6 Jun 2018
- Climate,Energy,Transport,Waste & Resources,General Policy
The European Commission has tabled legislative proposals to increase investment in environmental and energy infrastructure as part of the EU’s post-2020 budget ..
News 6 Jun 2018
- Climate,Energy,General Policy
Spain’s Comisiones Obreras trade union confederation has blamed government cuts in support for renewable energies and an incoherent climate policy for the sharp rise in ..
News 31 May 2018
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EP negotiators see it as a “good sign” that governments are considering moving beyond 30% as a European target for energy savings by 2030, but ..
News 8 May 2018
Bulgaria has warned other member states that they risk having to make concessions in other politically sensitive areas unless they acquiesce to EP demands for ..
News 4 May 2018
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