Several member states oppose sector-specific targets, arguing that a general emissions-reduction target would be better.
Friday, 13 April 2012
Europe does not need nuclear power to meet its future energy needs.
Monday, 26 March 2012
Two reports suggest biofuel could do more harm than good.
Sunday, 4 March 2012
Green group says Portugal could now miss targets set out in renewable energy action plan.
Tuesday, 21 February 2012
Wind-turbine firm announces massive jobs losses, but Danish prime minister says she still believes the EU should invest in green growth.
Thursday, 12 January 2012
The EIB now promotes clean energy more – but fossil fuels still dominate its energy portfolio.
Monday, 9 January 2012
Five decarbonisation scenarios are envisioned in Commission's energy roadmap, but all are conditional on a global climate deal.
Thursday, 15 December 2011
Lower fuel costs will mean a spending cut in the long run
Monday, 12 December 2011
Climate change deal includes all major emitters.
Sunday, 11 December 2011
The shocks caused by Fukushima have primarily been ideological, with little basis in science.
Monday, 20 June 2011
Enhanced co-ordination aims to secure supplies, but member states remain reluctant to share details of deals.
Thursday, 17 November 2011
Draft looks at ways to achieve emissions targets; increased use of electric vehicles is envisaged.
Thursday, 27 October 2011
Energy efficiency directive ‘solution' to economic crisis; energy debt could be ‘cut by €50bn each year'
Thursday, 20 October 2011
The wind industry sets out its view of the European Commission's ‘energy infrastructure package'.
Monday, 17 October 2011
Oettinger and Hedegaard reject advice from Commission's scientific experts.
Thursday, 22 September 2011
Brings complaint to World Trade Organization over renewable energy subsidies.
Thursday, 11 August 2011
Seven schemes to verify credentials of biofuel.
Wednesday, 20 July 2011
Commission to propose emissions calculation, but MEPs want different values for each crop.
Thursday, 14 July 2011
Mixed messages on energy from the Poles.
Thursday, 30 June 2011
Side-effects of production eliminate emissions savings; palm oil and rapeseed score poorly.
Thursday, 23 June 2011