Latest Energy policy of the European Union Stories

2014-03-11 23:29:22

Mr. Blaž Golob Director of GFS Institute, Chairman of the Millennium Project Node for South-East Europe based in Slovenia, was appointed to the EU strategic policy forum. (PRWEB) March 11, 2014 According to the EC report IP/14/145, Europeans making apps added €17.5 billion to the economy and nearly 2 million jobs in 2013 and the EC plans to make this grow to €63 billion and 4.8 billion jobs by 2018. To make this and other cyber-related economic growth happen, the EC has initiated the...

Wind Energy Under Hot Air Attack
2012-05-15 07:37:34

D.M. Crumbliss Wind energy is under attack from a network of ultra-conservative groups and “think tanks.” These think tanks are simply propaganda machines for the fossil fuel industry. Americans for Prosperity and the American Legislative Exchange Council are both funded by the Kansas-based Koch brothers. The Guardian has obtained a memo outlining a confidential strategy of “subversion” to destroy the wind power industry in the United States. According to the...

2008-09-12 06:00:32

The Dutch and Danish transmission service operators TenneT and Energinet.dk have decided to look into the possibilities of establishing a power link between Denmark and The Netherlands. The purpose of the link, preliminarily entitled Cobra, is to allow for the integration of more renewable energy into the Dutch and Danish power systems and to increase security of supply. A power link between Denmark and The Netherlands is in line with the European Union's ambitions for a stronger and more...

2008-08-11 09:01:31

Renewables can provide over half Philippines energy needs: report MANILA, Aug. 8 (Xinhua) -- Renewable energy can provide as much as 57 percent of the Philippines' energy needs by 2030, according to a report launched Friday by a global environmental group. "Energy Revolution: A Sustainable Philippine Energy Outlook" is the first comprehensive energy strategy drawn up for the Philippine setting which shows how renewable energy can become the country's energy backbone, Greenpeace said in a...

2006-03-16 12:35:07

By Dmitry Zhdannikov and Tom Miles MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia and the United States called on Thursday for the world to embrace nuclear power to guarantee stable supplies of energy and cut emissions of harmful greenhouse gases. The two, former Cold War foes who still control the world's biggest arsenals of nuclear weapons, made their atomic appeal at a meeting of energy ministers from the Group of Eight nations in Moscow. "We are hopeful of a very substantial rebirth of the global...

2006-02-20 06:22:03

By Jeff Mason BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union countries must "speak with the same voice" on energy issues, integrate gas and electricity grids, diversify fuel supplies and lead the world in energy savings, the EU's executive Commission will recommend. A highly anticipated paper, a draft of which was seen by Reuters, lays out the groundwork for a common energy policy in the 25-nation bloc by listing priorities for discussion by EU leaders at a summit in March. British Prime...

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