An Italian scheme to support the production and distribution of advanced biofuels, including advanced biomethane, is in line with EU rules on state aid, the ..
News 1 Mar 2018
A German scheme to support the purchase of electric buses is in line with EU rules on state aid, the European Commission has announced ..
News 26 Feb 2018
A Spanish government plan to hand responsibility for dismantling Spain’s nuclear power plants to the private companies which own and operate them is described by ..
News 13 Feb 2018
Total wind power generation capacity in the EU grew by almost 10% to 169 gigawatts last year, according to fresh data from the industry association ..
News 13 Feb 2018
Technologies which are capable of taking out carbon emissions from the atmosphere will not help the world to tackle climate change, according to a report ..
News 1 Feb 2018
The EU only increased its renewable energy consumption by 0.3 percentage points in 2016, compared to 2015 figures, data from the EU’s statistical office showed ..
News 25 Jan 2018
The European wind industry contributed €36bn to the EU’s GDP in 2016, supports 263,000 jobs and generated €8bn of exports outside of Europe ..
Comment 4 Jan 2018
- Climate,COP23: call to action,Paris Agreement
Investment in low-carbon infrastructure and adaptation projects last year fell from the all-time high reached in 2015, according to research from the Climate Policy Initiative ..
News 1 Nov 2017
European Parliament negotiators failed on Wednesday to adopt a more ambitious stance on the compulsory installation of charging points than one agreed earlier this year ..
News 11 Oct 2017
European Commission proposals requiring the installation of electric vehicle charging points in EU buildings will “fall short” of boosting the roll-out of clean mobility, according ..
News 5 Dec 2016
- Climate,Waste & Resources,Packaging
EU climate change policies focus too narrowly on energy and transport and should more strongly reflect the potential of the circular economy to cut greenhouse ..
News 17 Jun 2016
- Energy,General Policy,Markets & Corporate
Energy efficiency has proved to be a key beneficiary of the EU’s multi-billion euro Investment Plan, but more money needs to find its way to ..
News 14 Jun 2016
MEPs and member states have agreed tighter air pollution standards for off-road engines such as those in lawn mowers, bulldozers and barges ..
News 7 Apr 2016