Europe’s first marine turbine helps reduce Ouessant Island’s carbon footprint

By |november 15th, 2018|clean energy, energy self-sufficiency, ERDF, Interreg, marine turbine farms, News|

A marine turbine submerged 55 metres deep in the Fromveur passage, a strait off Western French coast known for its strong current, has produced 15% of the electricity needed by Ouessant Island since mid-October. EURACTIV France reports.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Europe’s first marine turbine helps reduce Ouessant Island’s carbon footprint

EU helps French research institute unlock mysteries of the ocean

By |oktober 30th, 2018|ERDF, global warming, ifremer, News, ocean|

From studying toxic microplankton to currents and ocean temperatures, the Euro Hab and Euro-Argo projects are trying to understand the oceans. The British are contributing to this undertaking but Brexit could complicate things. EURACTIV France reports.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za EU helps French research institute unlock mysteries of the ocean

“Time is Brain”: How ERDF funds save lives in Berlin

By |junij 27th, 2018|Berlin, cohesion policy, ERDF, EU cohesion policy, European Regional Development Fund (ERDF), first aid, News|

The most comprehensive EU regional development instrument is the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF). But in most cases, its work remains largely unknown to the public. An example from Berlin shows how it literally saves lives. EURACTIV Germany reports.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za “Time is Brain”: How ERDF funds save lives in Berlin

In Sète, EU funds help stop coastal erosion

By |junij 26th, 2018|cohesion policy, ERDF, erosion, EU cohesion policy, EU structural funds, Interreg MED, Mediterranean, News, Occitanie, Pollution, Regional Policy, regions, Sète, structural funds, tourism|

A redevelopment project co-financed by the ERDF in the commune of Sète (France) aims to mitigate erosion which threatens the site. The fund contributes to projects on sensitive issues in the area by the Mediterranean, such as maritime pollution and sustainable tourism. EURACTIV.fr reports.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za In Sète, EU funds help stop coastal erosion

Commission sheds some light on cohesion policy reform

By |junij 22nd, 2018|cohesion fund, EAcohesion, ERDF, EU cohesion policy, European Parliament, MFF, News, Regional Policy|

The European Commission cleared up some of the details of its proposal to reform cohesion policy in the next EU long-term budget during a second round of discussion with MEPs on Wednesday (21 June).

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Commission sheds some light on cohesion policy reform