Business and civil society groups have lauded three new recommendations from the European Commission on energy efficiency, calling on member states to 'deliver real savings ..
News 26 Sep 2019
Polish energy minister Krzysztof Tchórzewski has said his country has no intention of raising its commitments on cutting energy consumption and deploying renewable sources ..
News 24 Sep 2019
- Climate,Energy,Nature,Paris Agreement
The EU should “massively expand the role of public finance” to tackle climate change in a socially just manner, according to a platform of think-tanks ..
News 2 Sep 2019
French lawmakers have adopted a new target to reach net-zero emissions by 2050, alongside commitments to phase out coal energy and climate-proof the country’s building ..
News 28 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
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
- Climate,2019 European Elections
More than €55 billion of EU taxpayers’ money should be diverted from subsidising the fossil fuel industry to investments in the ecological transition, according to ..
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
- 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
Fresh research has found wide variation between EU countries regarding the awareness and readiness of EU citizens to improve the energy efficiency of homes ..
News 12 Mar 2019
Consumers could see lower energy bills thanks to new rules on efficiency labels for a range of electrical products published by the European Commission on ..
News 11 Mar 2019
The European Commission announced on Thursday it would refer Italy to the Court of Justice of the EU (CJEU) for failing to cut air pollution ..
News 8 Mar 2019
- Climate,Energy,Paris Agreement
The EU should adopt a "shadow price" for carbon, address emissions from aviation and shipping and encourage renewable gas in order to accelerate the clean ..
News 8 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