(required under Article 21 of Regulation (EU) No 525/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 21 May 2013 on a mechanism for monitoring and reporting greenhouse gas emissions and for reporting other information at national and Union level relevant to climate change and repealing Decision No 280/2004/EC) (required under Article 21 of Regulation (EU) No 525/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 21 May 2013 on a mechanism for monitoring and reporting greenhouse gas emissions and for reporting other information at national and Union level relevant to climate change and repealing Decision No 280/2004/EC)
Greenhouse gas emissions across the European Union decreased modestly in 2016, according to estimates published in the latest climate ‘trends and projections’ assessments released today by the European Environment Agency (EEA). The estimates confirm that the EU remains on track to meet its emission reduction target set for 2020, but more work is needed to meet longer-term goals. Full article…
The agenda includes items on energy & climate and environment, digital and transport policy.
A high-level conference on how to finance clean energy as well as create jobs and boost economic growth takes place at the Parliament in Brussels on 7 November.
Question for Written Answer to the Commission (Rule 130) by Carolina Punset (ALDE) regarding ‘Legislation against renewable energy development’.
As part of the Energy Visions series, the event will bring together senior EU policymakers, business, and civil society representatives to reflect on the main outcomes of COP23 and explore Member States and cities commitments to tackle climate change and what all this means for the energy transition process.
Experts and high profile figures will come to Brussels on November 7 to discuss the best ways to finance the transition from carbon to more sustainable energy sources. Full article…
The European Commission congratulates Lithuania and Luxembourg for the first ever cooperation agreement on the statistical transfer of renewable energy amounts as stipulated in the Renewable Energy Directive.
The Environment (ENVI) committee has understood the importance of better aligning the text with Circular Economy principles, energy efficiency standards and sustainable forest management practices.
25 October 2017, Brussels: Today the European Alliance to Save Energy (EU-ASE) sent a letter to the 28 Energy Ministers of the European Union to call for support for an ambitious revision of the Energy Performance for Building Directive.
The agenda includes items related to energy & climate and transport policy.