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The ECF announces the establishment of an Advisory Council

The ECF announces the establishment of an Advisory Council

The European Climate Foundation is pleased to announce the establishment of an Advisory Council— an illustrious group of leaders from government, academia, industry and civil society to provide ongoing advice to the CEO and ECF Board on strategic directions and themes. The ECF announced the appointment of the four founding members of the Advisory Council.(…)

How could post-Brexit trade deals impact the UK’s climate leadership position?

How could post-Brexit trade deals impact the UK’s climate leadership position?

A new report, commissioned by the ECF and led by Dr Markus Gehring at the University of Cambridge, examines the proposed UK exit arrangements and sets out how the Brexit agreement would need substantial changes to avoid damaging environmental rollbacks and instead set a new gold standard for climate change provisions in trade deals.

Event 25/4 | Towards a competitive and net-zero heavy industry in Europe

The European Climate Foundation is pleased to invite you to a presentation of two new reports laying out options towards a competitive and net-zero heavy industry in Europe, followed by a high-level panel discussion. 25 April 2019, 15.30 – 18.30, Followed by a reception, The Office, Rue d’Arlon 80, Brussels  Register here The programme is available(…)

Towards fossil-free energy in 2050

Towards fossil-free energy in 2050

New report showing that fossil-free energy systems in Europe by 2050 are feasible in different configurations and can come with benefits from a socio-economic point of view compared to a current policies baseline.

Infrastructure for high amounts of green gas projected to be a third more expensive than for energy efficiency and smart electrification

Infrastructure for high amounts of green gas projected to be a third more expensive than for energy efficiency and smart electrification

Building the infrastructure to decarbonise the EU’s energy system by 2050 through large amounts of green gas is projected to be up to 36% more expensive than through energy efficiency and smart electrification, even in European countries with a cold climate, according to “Towards fossil-free energy in 2050” (1), a new report launched today. The(…)

Preparing Dutch homes for a natural gas-free future

Preparing Dutch homes for a natural gas-free future

The European Climate Foundation has been awarded a donation after a competitive call for proposals organised by the Nationale Postcode Loterij. The good news was announced during the annual Goed Geld Gala 2019 on Monday 4 March.