Connie Hedegaard

First CCS project receives EU funding

Although proceeds from emissions trading scheme were meant to fund 12 carbon capture and storage projects, only one such project will be funded.


ECJ upholds EU renewable energy directive

Subsidies for renewable energy that are only available to national renewable energy producers do not break EU single market rules.


EU focuses on energy security

Why gas interconnection matters – and what problems the EU and its neighbours are facing.

A thunderstorm approaches a shale gas fracking facility run by Poland's PKN Orlen company on the outskirts of the village of Uscimow

Europe’s natural-gas crisis

The European Commission’s energy-security report is a timid response to a potentially epoch-making crisis, writes a professor of physical chemistry at the University of Florence.