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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(…)

Stephen Brenninkmeijer appointed as Chair of the Supervisory Board of the European Climate Foundation

December 10, 2018 – The European Climate Foundation announced today the appointment of Stephen Brenninkmeijer as Chair of the Supervisory Board of the organisation. Stephen succeeds Caio Koch-Weser whose statutory mandate has come to an end. Kate Hampton and Jonathan Pershing, who are already serving on the ECF Board, have been appointed as Vice Chairs. Stephen Brenninkmeijer, the newly appointed Chair of(…)

Industrial Transformation 2050 – ECF’s new flagship project helps to deliver a thriving industry in a net-zero emissions Europe by 2050

June 20, 2018. The European Climate Foundation launches today its new flagship project Industrial Transformation 2050. Together with industry and other stakeholders, the initiative aims to co-develop a credible and feasible industry roadmap that is in line with the Paris Agreement, as well as the policy frameworks needed to achieve a thriving, competitive and climate(…)