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Athens takes lead to ensure Western Balkans EU path

By |december 9th, 2019|News, Nikola Dimitrov, Nikos Dendias, North Macedonia, Republic of North Macedonia|

The Greek government is determined to take all necessary initiatives to ensure that the Western Balkan region’s EU ambition will become a reality soon, the Greek Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikos Dendias has said.

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Ethanol could be a ‘bridge’ toward transport electrification, US farmers say

By |december 3rd, 2019|bioethanol, conventional ethanol, ethanol, News|

Until electrification of transport is fully in place, ethanol could be used as a “bridge” to make fuels cleaner, US farmers told EURACTIV.com at the COP25 in Madrid.  

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Commission official: EU should re-examine renewable energy rules

By |december 2nd, 2019|advanced biofuels, conventional biofuels, electrification, Farm Europe, News, Renewable Energy Directive|

The recently updated Renewable Energy Directive (RED II) has drawn much criticism and it would be good for the European Commission to look at it again, a high-ranking official in the EU executive has admitted.

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Unvaccinated 8-year-old child dies of diphtheria in Greece

By |november 28th, 2019|News|

Greece’s medical community was shocked following the news that an 8-year-old child died of diphtheria on Wednesday (27 November), a disease that has been eradicated for 30 years now.

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Self-determination ‘key’ to lock or unlock Spanish government talks

By |november 28th, 2019|News, The Capitals|

In today's edition of the Capitals, find out how Catalan separatists ERC and Spanish socialist party PSOE will try to solve to the country's current political deadlock, and so much more. The Capitals brings you the latest news from across Europe, through on-the-ground reporting by EURACTIV’s media network.

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MEP: EU needs an ‘aggressive’ industrial strategy to protect aluminium sector

By |november 27th, 2019|aluminium, Anna-Michelle Asimakopoulou, European Aluminium, News|

The EU urgently needs to adopt an “aggressive” industrial strategy to protect its aluminium sector, which has been under unfair pressure from both the US and China, Greek MEP Anna-Michelle Asimakopoulou told EURACTIV.com.

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Andriukaitis questions live animal transport after Romanian sheep tragedy

By |november 26th, 2019|animal transport, animal welfare, News, Vytenis Andriukaitis|

EU Health Commissioner Vytenis Andriukaitis called on the next EU executive to include animal welfare in the new Green Deal following a tragedy in which almost 15,000 sheep drowned in the Black Sea off Romania's coast.

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Ukraine to criminalise tobacco smuggling within two months

By |november 22nd, 2019|illicit tobacco, News, tobacco smuggling|

A much-awaited draft law criminalising tobacco smuggling is expected to be approved by the Ukrainian parliament by the end of the year or in early 2020, the Mission of Ukraine to the EU told EURACTIV.com.

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Expert: Commission should expose weaknesses in national transport decarbonisation plans

By |november 21st, 2019|decarbonisation, Farm Europe, News, Renewable Energy Directive, transport decarbonisation|

The European Commission should ask member states to provide cost assessments of carbon abatement in their transport decarbonisation plans, but also to compare "alternative paths to decarbonisation" and look beyond Europe for inspiration, an internation...

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Study: No EU country has calculated transport decarbonisation costs

By |november 20th, 2019|decarbonisation, News, Renewable Energy Directive, transport decarbonisation|

The EU risks missing its target to decarbonise transport by 2030, as in the current draft plans of member states, there is no cost-effectiveness calculation of the different proposed measures, a study has found.

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