Press Release: IEA holding training week on energy-efficiency in South Africa

The IEA is holding its first ever Training Week on energy efficiency in Sub-Saharan Africa this week. The training, which is running from 14 to 17 October in Pretoria, South Africa, has brought together 150 policy makers from 33 countries in Sub-Saharan Africa, and aims to equip them with knowledge and skills to deliver effective energy efficiency initiatives in their respective countries.

UPDATED – Comitology Written Consultation: Programme Committee for the specific programme implementing Horizon 2020 – the Framework Programme for Research and Innovation (2014-2020) – Configuration ‘Secure, clean and efficient energy’

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Agenda: Meeting of the Section for Transport, Energy, Infrastructure and the Information Society (16 October 2019)

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OPP Meeting Summary: EP Plenary Session – Greening the European Investment Bank – joint debate (9 October 2019)

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Press Release: Local authorities in Estonia share best practices to achieve Covenant’s 2030 targets

On September 26th, the Association of Estonian Cities and Municipalities (ELVL), jointly with the Covenant of Mayors Europe, organised a seminar for local authorities in Rakvere to share best practices and opportunities to reach the Covenant of Mayors’s targets.

Agenda: EP ITRE Committee Meeting (17 October 2019)

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UPDATED – Press Release: The Council sets out EU position for UN climate conference in Santiago de Chile (COP25)

A corrigendum and a revised version of the conclusions have been published .

The Council today adopted conclusions on EU preparations for the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) meetings in Santiago de Chile (2-13 December 2019).

OPP Meeting Summary: Hearing of Frans Timmermans, Executive Vice President-designate for the European Green Deal (8 October 2019)

The summary of the hearing is now available.

Report: Smarter, greener, more inclusive? Indicators to support the Europe 2020 strategy — 2019 edition

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OPP Meeting Summary: Environment Council – A Clean Planet for All (4 October 2019)

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OPP Meeting Summary: Hearing of Kadri Simson, Commissioner-Designate for Energy (3 October 2019)

A summary of the hearing is now available.

OPP Meeting Summary: Hearing of Sylvie Goulard, Commissioner-designate for Internal Market (2 October 2019)

A summary of the hearing is now available.

European Court of Auditors’s Special Report No 08/2019 “Wind and solar power for electricity generation: significant action needed if EU targets to be met”

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Meeting of IWG 5 on Energy Efficiency Solutions for Buildings (7 October 2019)

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Event: GPP Helpdesk Webinar on Road Lighting and Traffic Signals (Brussels, 10 October 2019)

Road lighting and traffic signals are essential to the safety of our streets, but also come with environmental impacts. To learn about the latest EU GPP Criteria, plus hear first-hand from good practice procurers, join the next EU GPP Helpdesk Webinar on Thursday 10th October (14.00 to 15.30 Brussels time). Registration is now open.

Report: Europe’s circular economy still in its infancy

The EEA report ‘Paving the way for a circular economy: insights on status and potentials’ takes stock of the initiatives for creating a circular economy that reduce the use of natural resources and minimise harmful emissions and waste.

Press Release: 2019 call results: a significant increase in number of applications

The Horizon 2020 Energy Efficiency Call 2019 was published on 12 March 2019 with the deadline on 10 September 2019. In total, EASME received 279 proposals for the 16 topics of the call, representing a significant increase compared to last year.

Event: New EU goals and policies for sustainable development – Joint perspective of consumers and environmentalists (Brussels, 15 October 2019)

The Consumers and Environment Category is going to discuss how the political concept of sustainable development is evolving at EU level and the EU’s priorities and policies for the implementation of the Sustainable Goals.

Stakeholder Article: CO2 emissions and carbon neutrality

NGVA Europe – Decarbonization is a major concern for the transport sector as, despite the continuous progress in improving vehicle efficiency, energy demand from the sector is growing. Consequently, CO2 emissions from the sector are still increasing. Looking to the light duty sector, in 2018 the average CO2 emissions from the EU car fleet grow up by 1,7% compared to 2017 according to the European Environmental Agency EEA.

EP ENVI Committee Workshop: Current and future challenges (26 September 2019)

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Press Release: Cities and regions give a boost to climate action in New York

​​Members of the European Committee of the Regions encourage climate neutrality at the UN’s climate action summit and present acceleration actions to advance on the Sustainable Development Goals​

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