Passenger rights dogfight breaks out over Europe’s skies

By |april 14th, 2020|Jos Delbeke, Karima Delli, Miguel Arias Cañete, News|

Fourteen European governments are in favour of allowing airlines to issue vouchers instead of refunds for cancelled flights, as the EU’s passenger rights charter creaks under the pressure created by the coronavirus outbreak.

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EU ministers fudge 2030 climate target lines

By |oktober 7th, 2019|COP25, Miguel Arias Cañete, News, Ursula von der Leyen|

Environment ministers agreed on Friday (4 October) to “update” the EU’s current emission reduction pledge next year but fell short of saying by how much. Ten countries blocked attempts by the others to commit outright to an increase there and then.

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Estonia joins EU’s climate-neutral club

By |oktober 3rd, 2019|climate neutrality, Estonia, Juri Ratas, Kadri Simson, Miguel Arias Cañete, News|

Estonia has joined a group of 24 member states in favour of an EU plan to slash greenhouse gas emissions drastically by 2050, leaving only the Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland unconvinced.

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Norway’s carbon storage project boosted by European industry

By |september 6th, 2019|carbon capture and storage, CCS, Equinor, Miguel Arias Cañete, News, Norway|

A Norwegian project aimed at storing millions of tonnes of carbon emissions underneath the North Sea received a shot in the arm on Thursday (5 September), when some of Europe’s biggest industrial players signed up to preliminary agreements.

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‘Green Deal’ supporters resist idea of splitting energy and climate portfolio

By |avgust 23rd, 2019|Connie Hedegaard, European Commission, Günther Oettinger, Maroš Šefčovič, Miguel Arias Cañete, New Commission, New European Commission, News, Ursula von der Leyen|

The incoming President of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, is preparing a ‘Green Deal’ team that may be led by Vice-President Frans Timmermans. Whether the climate and energy briefs will be split or kept together remains to be seen, however. 

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Top ten events that marked the current European Parliament

By |april 24th, 2019|#metoo, Antonio Tajani, Brexit, Esteban Gonzalez Pons, gender wage gap, Helmut Kohl, Janusz Korwin-Mikke, Jean-Claude Juncker, Miguel Arias Cañete, Mussolini, News, Nigel Farage, Simone Veil, Steven Woolfe, UKIP|

Sexist remarks during a European Parliament session, dogfight in the Parliament's buildings, Jean-Claude Juncker's anger and Mark Zuckerberg's interrogation. EURACTIV’s media partner Euroefe looks back at the ten events that marked the eighth legislative term of the European Parliament.

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Top ten events that marked the current European Parliament

By |april 24th, 2019|#metoo, Antonio Tajani, Brexit, Esteban Gonzalez Pons, gender wage gap, Helmut Kohl, Janusz Korwin-Mikke, Jean-Claude Juncker, Miguel Arias Cañete, Mussolini, News, Nigel Farage, Simone Veil, Steven Woolfe, UKIP|

Sexist remarks during a European Parliament session, dogfight in the Parliament's buildings, Jean-Claude Juncker's anger and Mark Zuckerberg's interrogation. EURACTIV’s media partner Euroefe looks back at the ten events that marked the eighth legislative term of the European Parliament.

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EU on track for 50% emission cuts by 2030, study says

By |marec 28th, 2019|European Parliament, Miguel Arias Cañete, News, Paris Agreement|

While Germany and Eastern European countries continue to oppose raising the EU’s 40% emission reduction target for 2030, a new analysis insists the bloc will actually manage at least 50% cuts under a business-as-usual scenario taking into account the latest coal phase-out pledges.

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Spain in last-ditch attempt to submit EU climate plan

By |februar 21st, 2019|Miguel Arias Cañete, News, Pedro Sanchez, Spain, Teresa Ribera|

Madrid lawmakers are racing against time to sign off on an energy and climate plan for 2030 before domestic politics derail the process. Spain and Luxembourg are now the only two member states that still haven't submitted national plans, originally due...

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Vestager ranked best EU Commissioner, favourite to succeed Juncker

By |februar 19th, 2019|Andrus Ansip, Juncker Commission, Margrethe Vestager, Maroš Šefčovič, Michel Barnier, Miguel Arias Cañete, News|

EU antitrust Commissioner Margrethe Vestager is the clear favourite to succeed Jean-Claude Juncker as the next President of the European Commission, according to the results of a Europe-wide online survey unveiled today (19 February).

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