This week, Fabian Wigand and Silvana Tiedemann of Ecofys, a Navigant company, were invited to present to the European Commission and EU Member States at the North Seas Countries Energy Cooperation Support Group in Brussels.
In their presentation to the Support Group on Support Framework and Finance, the energy experts highlighted how EU Member States address challenges in the development of offsh...
Last week, a roundtable at the House of Representatives of the Netherlands discussed biofuels to inform Members of Parliament on latest developments. Focusing on the implementation of the EU ILUC Directive and the more recent proposal for the new Renewable Energy Directive, the roundtable gathered external biofuels experts from the industry, academia and NGOs.
Carlo Hamelinck, Associate Director ...
Yesterday, the Carbon Pricing Leadership Coalition (CPLC) convened its Second High-Level Assembly in Washington DC. The event featured remarks from World Bank Group President Kim, IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde, and Lord Nicholas Stern, and brought together finance and environment ministers from around 20 countries as well as CEOs of major multinational companies and heads of internationa...
Triggering a global transformation of our energy systems as required by the Paris Agreement does not take the whole world—it can be started by just a small group of countries, according to a new Climate Action Tracker report.
The global rise of renewable energy, which accounted for over half of all new electricity installations in 2015, was a result of strong actions by just a few countries, acco...