Tag: EC

EC proposes 55 % target for emissions by 2030 – Region, 18 September 2020

The European Commission (EC) proposed toughening the European Union’s 2030 emissions-reduction target to at least 55 %. According to EC President Ursula von der Leyen, the new goal is to lower emissions in the bloc from the current 40 % target by 2030 relative to 1990 levels and raise it to a 55 Full article […]

Governments are allowed to invest in other EU member states in order to meet RES share target – Region, 18 September 2020

The European Commission (EC) introduced a financing mechanism for green energy that enables closer cooperation between member countries of the European Union, which will enter into force in January 2021. This mechanism will make it easier for EU member states to work together to finance and depl Full article available for subscribers of Energy NEWS […]

EC plans at least 6 GW of renewable hydrogen electrolysers until 2024 – Region, 10 July 2020

The European Commission (EC) adopted the EU Hydrogen Strategy addressing how to use hydrogen in order to support the decarbonization of industry, transport and electricity generation across Europe, through investments, regulation, market creation and research and innovation. Hydrogen can power se Full article available for subscribers of Energy NEWS service (PDF publications, energy news, analyses, […]