MEPs set for final crack at clean energy’s ‘problem child’

By |januar 17th, 2018|Adam Gierek, Article 7, Claude Turmes, European Parliament, Kathleen Van Brempt, Markus Pieper, Miguel Arias Cañete, Miroslav Poche, News|

Negotiations on the Clean Energy package’s energy efficiency file have been far from smooth sailing and MEPs will meet later on Wednesday (17 January) to hammer out the European Parliament’s final position. The vote is set to be a tight one.

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Energy and environment in 2018: A preview

By |januar 9th, 2018|Adam Gierek, Bulgarian Presidency, coal power, COP24, Electricity Market Directive, Estonian Presidency, European Parliament, Jerzy Buzek, Karmenu Vella, Krišjānis Kariņš, News, Nord Stream-2, Trans Adriatic Pipeline|

2018 looks set to be a defining year for energy and environment policy in Europe, as important legislative files move towards becoming EU law.

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Controversial MEP replaced as lead on energy savings file

By |december 5th, 2017|Adam Gierek, Miroslav Poche, News|

Socialists and Democrats (S&D group) MEP Adam Gierek has been replaced as the lead rapporteur on the recast of the energy efficiency directive, barely a week after his report was narrowly adopted by his fellow lawmakers.

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MEPs vote for stronger EU efficiency and renewable energy targets

By |november 28th, 2017|Adam Gierek, José Blanco López, Markus Pieper, News|

MEPs voted on Tuesday (28 November) in favour of increasing efficiency and renewable energy targets, in a decisive morning for EU energy and climate policy that provoked both jubilation and disappointment.

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EU’s ‘efficiency first’ principle on the line in crucial Parliament vote

By |november 28th, 2017|Adam Gierek, Markus Pieper, News|

Lawmakers will vote Tuesday (28 November) on a crucial energy saving law that has polarised the European Parliament's main political groups, following months of bitter campaigning.

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EU Parliament set for war over energy efficiency

By |november 20th, 2017|Adam Gierek, Markus Pieper, Miroslav Poche, News|

Lawmakers in the European Parliament have finalised the text of a crucial energy efficiency law ahead of an important vote on 28 November. But political infighting both between and within the main political groups means the result is far from certain.

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Polish MEP under pressure on crucial EU energy saving law

By |oktober 16th, 2017|Adam Gierek, Benedek Jávor, European Parliament, Markus Pieper, News|

An update of the EU’s Energy Efficiency Directive risks coming undone as a result of political infighting between the Polish lawmaker charged with helming the European Parliament’s revision of the legislation and much of his own political group, EURACTIV.com has learned.

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Buildings law gets preliminary stamp of approval from European Parliament

By |oktober 12th, 2017|Adam Gierek, Bendt BENDTSEN, European Parliament, Miguel Arias Cañete, News, Paris Agreement|

MEPs on Wednesday (11 October) backed a revision of the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) after a draft report managed to win broad support from across the political spectrum in a key Parliament committee.

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