Search results for: EU Green Deal

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  • 11 December 2019
    Rules & Regulation

    The shipping industry is facing an ever-growing pressure to cut its carbon footprint.

  • 3 April 2020
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Infrastructure, Regulation & policy, Vessels

    ECSA stressed that more sector-specific actions are needed to save the European shipping industry.

  • 7 May 2020
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Business developments & projects, Equipment, Regulation & policy, Technology

    As the envisaged transformation of the European waterborne transport would require significant investments, SEA Europe has proposed the creation of a dedicated EU Maritime Fund as an alternative to extending the EU Emission Trading Scheme (ETS) to shipping.

  • 3 July 2020
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Infrastructure, Ports & Logistics, Rules & Regulation

    The European Sea Ports Organisation (ESPO) said it supports the initial aim of the EU taxonomy framework to encourage private investors to prioritise green and sustainable investments by providing them a clear manual with common definitions.

  • 23 January 2020
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Research & Development, Storage, Technology

    The European Commission has recently presented “The European Green Deal’s Investment Plan – the Sustainable Europe Investment Plan” to mobilise public investment and unlock private funds through EU financial instruments, which would lead to at least €1 trillion of investments. On 11 December 2019, the Commission presented the European Green Deal, with the ambition of […]

  • 29 May 2020
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Transition, Vision

    The European Commission has unveiled a €750 billion recovery plan aimed at ensuring economic recovery from the impacts of the COVID-19 crisis. The Next Generation EU fund consists of allocations for € 500 billion and loans for € 250 billion. Combined with targeted reinforcements to the long-term EU budget for 2021-2027, the fund will bring […]

  • 8 July 2020
    Authorities & Government, Environment, Regulation & policy, Rules & Regulation

    The European Parliament’s environment committee voted on Tuesday, July 7, to include CO2 emissions from the maritime sector in the EU Emissions Trading System (ETS). Maritime transport is the only sector with no specific EU commitments to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, despite the fact that global shipping activity is estimated to emit around 2-3% of […]

  • 8 July 2020
    Authorities & Government, Regulation & policy

    The member countries of the North Seas Energy Cooperation (NSEC) and the European Commissioner for Energy Kadri Simson have called for an enabling framework for offshore wind energy at an EU level. Ministers from the NSEC countries and the European Commission signed a joint statement at a meeting on 6 July, agreeing that the current […]

  • 16 March 2020
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Storage

    The European Commission has released EUR 980 million of funding for key European energy infrastructure projects with major cross-border benefits. The EU funding comes from the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF), the European support programme for trans-European infrastructure. This is seen as a crucial instrument to deliver on the Green Deal, one of the political priorities […]

  • 11 December 2019
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance

    The European Commission plans to present the European Union’s strategy on offshore wind in 2020, according to the indicative timeline set out in the just-released The European Green Deal. The European  Green Deal is a roadmap on how to make Europe the first climate-neutral continent by 2050. Increasing offshore wind production will be essential, building […]

  • 11 December 2019
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance

    The European Commission plans to present the European Union’s strategy on offshore wind in 2020, according to the indicative timeline set out in the just-released The European Green Deal. The European  Green Deal is a roadmap on how to make Europe the first climate-neutral continent by 2050. Increasing offshore wind production will be essential, building […]

  • 17 February 2020
    Business & Finance

    Wind energy provided 15% of the electricity in Europe in 2019, however the current rate of installation is not enough to deliver the Green Deal, according to WindEurope.

  • 17 July 2015
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment

    As part of the Energy Union strategy, the Commission presented proposals to deliver a new deal for energy consumers, to launch a redesign of the European electricity market, to update energy efficiency labelling and to revise the EU Emissions Trading System. According to European Commission (EC), the package represents an important step towards implementing the […]

  • 25 January 2020
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Research & Development, Technology

    MarineEnergy.biz has compiled the top news from marine energy industry from January 20 – January 26, 2020. EU Unveils €1 Trillion Green Deal Investment Plan Blue-GIFT Launches 2nd Call for Ocean Energy Demos Green Light for Port of Rotterdam Geothermal Energy Research Ocean Renewable Energy Action Coalition Established [email protected] Tests WEC Concept at DST

  • 17 February 2020
    Business & Finance

    Wind energy provided 15% of the electricity in Europe in 2019, however the current rate of installation is not enough to deliver the Green Deal, according to WindEurope.

  • 20 July 2020
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Business developments & projects, Environment, Regulation & policy, Transition

    The European Union is supporting Member States’ shift to greener fuels for transport with new funding commitments.

  • 19 February 2018
    Business & Finance

    EIB and ING assign EUR 300 million (USD 372.5million) for green shipping investments.

  • 22 June 2016

    The creation of a European border control system received a first green light from the European Parliament and Council negotiators on Tuesday night. The cornerstone of the deal is to upgrade the Frontex border agency, which, together with national border management authorities, will form a European Border and Coast Guard. It is now up to member […]

  • 26 June 2020
    Authorities & Government, Transition

    EU has completed the signing of a memorandum of understanding on the Clean Energy for EU Islands initiative. Energy commissioner Kadri Simson has signed for the Commission alongside 14 member states. EU islands have the potential to pioneer the clean energy transition and this initiative puts them in the spotlight. Specifically, this can bring benefits […]

  • 9 July 2020
    Authorities & Government

    The European Commission adopted two energy strategies on an EU-level on 8 July, which prioritise hydrogen production powered by offshore wind and other renewable energy sources, and set the stage for linking different energy carriers, infrastructures, and consumption sectors. “The priority for the EU is to develop renewable hydrogen, produced using mainly wind and solar […]

  • 27 June 2012
    Business & Finance

    Green Investment Bank has excluded wave and tidal energy from their plans and said it will focus on other projects reports BBC. Lord Smith of Kelvin, new chairman of GIB, said they will invest a GBP 3 billion budget in projects that will make a commercial return. He outlined “five priority areas. Offshore wind power […]

  • 27 June 2012
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance

    Green Investment Bank (GIB) has excluded wave and tidal energy from its plans and said it will focus on other projects, reports the BBC. Lord Smith of Kelvin, the new chairman of GIB, said the bank will invest GBP 3 billion budget in projects that will make a commercial return. He outlined five priority areas, […]