Brussels, Treaty of Lisbon, European Economic Community, Europe, European Commission, European Union

Course set for net zero in Estonia

On Sep 19, 2020
@SEIclimate shared
Read how a report by SEI Tallinn gave Estonia the confidence to take the step of committing to climate neutrality by 2050. https://t.co/jEsUKVcIjw #ICYMI
Open

Estonia has relied on oil shale for electricity production. An SEI study is guiding the country’s efforts to reach climate neutrality by 2050.

www.sei.org
On Sep 19, 2020
@SEIclimate shared
Read how a report by SEI Tallinn gave Estonia the confidence to take the step of committing to climate neutrality by 2050. https://t.co/jEsUKVcIjw #ICYMI
Open

Course set for net zero in Estonia

Course set for net zero in Estonia

Estonia has relied on oil shale for electricity production. An SEI study is guiding the country’s efforts to reach climate neutrality by 2050.

Rotten tomatoes or standing ovations? Commissioners’ hearings reviewed

Rotten tomatoes or standing ovations? Commissioners’ hearings reviewed

From star performers to strugglers — every confirmation session, super-abbreviated and rated.

Intervention by Commissioner Arias Cañete in the European Parliament plenary debate on climate change

Intervention by Commissioner Arias Cañete in the European Parliament plenary debate on climate change

The correct implementation of the European Union's climate and clean energy legislation should allow the European Union to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 beyond our current 40% ...

It is time to truly scale up our action - Concrete measures to combat climate change in the new EU term 2019-2024

It is time to truly scale up our action - Concrete measures to combat climate change in the new EU term 2019-2024

Speech delivered at the Seminar on "Concrete measures to combat climate change in the new EU term 2019-2024" [check against delivery] Let me start by expressing my great appreciation for ...

Energy union: EU supports Celtic interconnector and Baltic synchronisation project at policy conference on interconnected energy grids

Energy union: EU supports Celtic interconnector and Baltic synchronisation project at policy conference on interconnected energy grids

Two Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) grants were signed to support the construction of the Celtic Interconnector between Ireland and France

Russian Hackers Target European Elections

Russian Hackers Target European Elections

Security firm FireEye says Russian hackers have been spearphishing European governments ahead of May's European Parliament elections.

COP25: Cities and regions show unity to boost climate action

COP25: Cities and regions show unity to boost climate action

COP25 did not reach an agreement on the rules for the full implementation of the Paris agreement. Regional indicators within the Paris rulebook and the call for multilevel collaboration did ...

The right EU budget for the next seven years

The right EU budget for the next seven years

Europe must boost its investment in research and innovation, argue the European University Association’s Rolf Tarrach and Michael Murphy

Estonia and Finland – Digital forerunners in cross-border cooperation

Estonia and Finland – Digital forerunners in cross-border cooperation

Ville Sirviö, CEO, Nordic Institute for Interoperability Solutions (NIIS), Estonia The digital success stories and cross-border cooperation of Estonia and Finland trace back to the end of ...

My ambition for Europe: protecting it, transforming it and taking it forward

My ambition for Europe: protecting it, transforming it and taking it forward

For the next five years, I have both the honour and the responsibility of being the European Commissioner for the Internal Market in charge of the digital sector, industry and services, ...

Next EU energy chief backs gas as part of climate transition

Next EU energy chief backs gas as part of climate transition

Former Estonian minister Kadri Simson told MEPs a 2050 carbon neutral target was 'wise' and said gas 'might be the most cost-efficient option' to get off coal

EU states force clearing of Estonian, Danish regulators over Danske Bank

EU states force clearing of Estonian, Danish regulators over Danske Bank

National banking supervisors who control the European Union banking watchdog eff...