Switching the Gears of Europe’s Energy and Climate Security Strategy: The View from Italy
October 29, 2022
The Russian invasion of Ukraine has put Italian energy and climate security through its most difficult test so far. Italy has emerged as …
The Hungarian energy emergency action plan: delaying the national fossil fuel phase-out, undermining EU energy solidarity
August 1, 2022
The quickly prepared Hungarian energy emergency action plan, which comes into effect today on 1 August, is supposed to increase national energy supply security through seven measures. But as our assessment and those of other experts show, even if the plan runs only temporarily and in the short term, the consequences will be felt by Hungarian citizens in the longer term.
On the (long) road to recovery: Poland’s plan greenlit
June 14, 2022
Poland’s recovery plan has finally been endorsed by the Commission after over a year of negotiations. Despite multiple declarations from government officials that talks would finish quickly, the plan worth EUR 35 billion was put on hold for an extended period of time because of the Commission’s concerns about the rule of law in the country. Is Poland’s recovery plan a wasted opportunity? Not necessarily, but it is not a fully-used one, either.
How to win energy sovereignty and avoid a gas trap in Poland
April 11, 2022
Poland’s energy policy has to change urgently in the face of the war in Ukraine. EU funds must finance Poland’s transformation for energy security and sustainability. There is no return to the business as usual when it comes to energy policy.
February 17, 2022
Stoppt China Investitionen in europäische Kohlekraftwerke?
January 31, 2022
China will keine neuen Kohlekraftwerke im Ausland bauen. Opfer könnten nun Projekte auf dem Balkan werden. Umweltschützer sind erfreut, …
Akmeņogļu izskaušana Eiropā no enerģijas iegūšanas aspekta ietekmē arī Baltiju
January 31, 2022
Par atteikšanos no akmeņoglēm kā enerģijas iegūšanas resursa ir paziņojusi 21 valsts. Līdzās valstīm, kas vairs neapgādā citas ar …
As miliardat nuk e largojnë varësinë e Kosovës nga thëngjilli
January 28, 2022
Kosova e ka të vështirë të heqë dorë nga thëngjilli, edhe nëse do të përfitonte miliarda euro, thonë njohës të fushës së energjisë.
Los Balcanes Occidentales también necesitan un fondo para una transición justa
January 21, 2022
Es de suma importancia que los Balcanes Occidentales reciban un fondo para una transición justa a una economía verde a partir de los combustibles fósiles, según un nuevo análisis de una organización griega sin fines de lucro.
The Western Balkans also need a fund for a fair transition
January 20, 2022
It is of the utmost importance for the Western Balkans to receive a fund for a just transition to a green …