How to align Europe’s resource and energy-intensive industries with the Paris Agreement? By the time of COP24 at the end of this year, the European Commission is committed to publish a long-term climate vision and strategy that will ensure the EU’s policies are in line with the goals of the Paris Agreement. A crucial element of this(…)
A vision and evidence base for the transition to net-zero emission societies in Europe and beyond, by mid-century at the latest.
As discussions about the EU’s mid-century decarbonisation strategy gather pace, the European Climate Foundation is pleased to invite you to an afternoon conference to explore what delivering the Paris Agreement means for Europe. Thursday 24 May 2018 15.00-17.30 Concert Noble, Rue d’Arlon, 82, 1000 Brussels The event seeks to help ensure the 2050 discussion gets off(…)
The European Union aims to develop a sustainable, low carbon, resource efficient and competitive economy by transitioning towards a more circular economy. In past decades, the focus on cutting down the CO2 emissions produced by industry has been mainly on the supply side. But how big a difference can the actions of a circular economy(…)
A new energy transition think tank in Turkey
Report by SHURA, first energy transition think tank in Turkey
Expect the unexpected: The disruptive power of low-carbon technology Carbon Tracker, Grantham Institute at Imperial College London, Feb-17 Renovons! Le scénario CLER, Feb-17 Alternatives to heavy fuel oil use in the Arctic: Economic and environmental tradeoffs ICCT, Apr-17 Green Conservatives? Understanding what Conservatives think about the environment Bright Blue, Apr-17 Europe’s coal-fired power plants: Rough(…)
Transition to e-mobility could help revitalise Europe’s growth and reduce air pollution but challenges remain along the way
New study on the transition towards clean mobility
Electric vehicles have lower global warming potential than combustion vehicles on their overall life-cycle. Il could still be drastically reduced depending France’s energy choices by 2030 Improving the environmental impacts of batteries will help meet the Paris Climate Agreement objectives Vehicle to grid and second life batteries will accelerate the deployment of renewables and ensure(…)
Invitation to discuss policy changes and solutions with the Central and Eastern Europe’s energy efficiency community.