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In focus: The improved EU energy label – paving way for more innovative and energy efficient products

The EU energy label is a widely recognised feature on household products for more than 25 years. It provides a clear and simple indication of the energy efficiency of a product at the point of purchase. By opting for the more energy efficient products, consumers will also contribute to reducing greenhouse gas emissions across the […]

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EU pushes for fossil fuel phase-out in ‘last chance’ energy charter treaty talks

The European Union’s executive will push for a 10-year phase-out of fossil fuel protection under the energy charter treaty (ECT), following calls from some EU countries to quit the accord unless it can be aligned with Europe’s climate goals. Read more.

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Building renovation can be the engine for recovery in the European Union

At a high-level roundtable held by the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC), Committee members and stakeholders stressed that renovation is a unique opportunity to overcome the COVID-19 crisis and make Europe more sustainable from an economic, social and environmental perspective. Read more.

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EU countries back green building renovations, but quiet on binding standards

Brussels is encouraging EU countries to use building renovations to boost construction sector jobs and aid economic recovery from the coronavirus pandemic, while upgrading the energy-guzzling buildings that produce more than a third of the EU’s CO2 emissions. Read more.

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Green fuels and gases will be subject to sustainability certification, EU says

The EU’s energy commissioner, Kadri Simson, has revealed details of upcoming fuel legislation, saying a certification scheme for renewable and low-carbon fuels and gases is on the horizon. The new scheme will be part of the revision of the renewable energy directive – the so-called ‘RED II’ – Simson announced at a Brussels event on […]

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European Commission adopts the EU Strategy on Adaptation to Climate Change

On 24 February, the European Commission adopted a new EU Strategy on Adaptation to Climate Change. Building on the 2013 Climate Change Adaptation Strategy, the aim of the proposal is to shift the focus from understanding the problem to developing solutions, and to move from planning to implementation. Read more.

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EU foreign ministers to push for global fossil fuel phase-out

The energy sector is responsible for over two thirds of global greenhouse gas emissions, so the primary aim of Europe’s climate diplomacy should be to accelerate the global energy transition, promoting energy efficiency and the deployment of low-carbon technologies, the draft says. Read more.

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EU carbon border levy shaping up as ‘notional ETS’

The European Commission’s proposal for a “carbon border adjustment mechanism” will be tabled in June, as part of a wider package of laws aimed at cutting the EU’s emissions by 55% below 1990 levels before the end of the decade. Read more.

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MEPs back natural gas as a ‘bridge’ to 100% renewable hydrogen

According to a motion adopted in the European Parliament’s environment committee, gas has a role as a bridging solution to produce hydrogen before green varieties made from renewable electricity become commercially available. Read more.

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Fighting climate crisis made harder by Covid-19 inequality, says WEF

According to the World Economic Forum, tackling the existential risk posed by the climate crisis will be made harder by the growing gap between rich and poor triggered by the Covid-19 pandemic. Read more.

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