Europe needs to double electricity share to meet climate goals – EU official

By |november 8th, 2019|2050 climate strategy, Electricity, electrification, eurelectric, European Green Deal, net zero, News, sector coupling|

The European Green Deal to be unveiled in early 2020 will pursue a strategy of increasing the share of electricity in the EU’s energy mix, the new head of the European Commission’s energy department told a conference in Brussels Wednesday (6 November).

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Iodine tablets to be distributed to 2.2 million French people living near nuclear plants

By |junij 4th, 2019|EDF, Electricity, iode, News, nuclear, nuclear accident, nuclear power plant|

An additional 2.2 million French people residing close to nuclear power plants will receive iodine tablets and information on how to proceed in the event of an accident. This was announced by the French Nuclear Safety Authority on Monday. EURACTIV's pa...

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Utilities see opportunity in EU’s 2050 climate strategy

By |november 29th, 2018|2050 climate strategy, Climate Change, Electricity, News, utilities, Vienna|

Vienna’s energy and infrastructure utilities say the Commission’s long-term strategy unveiled this week is in line with own their forecasts and goals.

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The new champion of changes in the Polish power sector [Promoted content]

By |oktober 17th, 2018|coal, Electricity, energy storagy, News, R&D, wind power|

The transition of the Polish power sector is speeding up despite the difficult regulatory and business environment, writes Filip Grzegorczyk, CEO of TAURON Polska Energia.

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Energy, EU reform on the agenda as Macron heads to Spain and Portugal

By |julij 26th, 2018|Antonio Costa, citizen consultations, Electricity, Emmanuel Macron, energy islands, eurozone budget, France, Gas, MIDCAT pipeline, News, Pedro Sanchez, Portugal, refugee crisis, Spain|

France's Emmanuel Macron makes his first visit as president to Spain and Portugal, starting Thursday, in his push to overhaul the EU, with the two southern allies seeking French help to connect their energy grids to Europe.

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EU’s energy intensive industries paid to pollute, says NGO

By |april 9th, 2018|Air Pollution, Carbon Leakage, China, Electricity, energy, Germany, Health, Industry, News, NGO|

Instead of pursuing real decarbonisation plans, energy-intensive industry in the EU has managed to turn pollution into profit, Climate Action Network Europe said in a study published 9 April.

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Poles reject ‘totally unacceptable’ EU power market reform

By |marec 27th, 2018|coal phase-out, coal power, Electricity, Electricity Market Directive, Germany, News, Poland, Single Electricity Market|

A phase out of government subsidies for coal power, supported by the European Parliament under a proposed revision of EU electricity market rules, was rejected by the Polish power sector as a reflection of “double standards” in Europe because it leaves German coal plants largely off the hook.

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Norway accepts EU energy rules, avoids dispute with Brussels

By |marec 26th, 2018|clean energy package, Electricity, energy interconnectors, News, Norway|

Norway's parliament approved the adoption of European Union energy rules on Thursday (22 March), over the objections of some centre-left parties, allowing the EU outsider to remain a full member of EU markets, the leader of the parliament said after th...

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Solar energy in an app

By |december 19th, 2017|Africa, Electricity, News, solar energy|

La société française « Sunna design » (Bordeaux) produit des panneaux solaires pour l’éclairage public dans plusieurs pays du monde.

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EU power generators pledge carbon neutrality ‘well before 2050’

By |december 6th, 2017|Electricity, Energy Union, eurelectric, Kristian Ruby, News, Renewable Energy|

Under new leadership since last year, industry association Eurelectic has committed to making European power generation carbon neutral well before 2050. But getting agreement within the group remains difficult.

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