Saturday, December 7, 2019

Energy & Environment News

Government Europa brings you the latest Energy & Environment News from across the field of European Government Policy.

climate action

Climate action must increase urgently to meet targets – UN report

A new report by the United Nations’ Environment Programme (UNEP) has called for a drastic increase in global climate action. The UNEP’s annual ‘Emissions Gap’...
battery innovation partnership

Battery innovation partnership to promote energy storage research

The EU’s battery industry association has formed a partnership with a global battery research body to promote technological innovation in the energy sector. EUROBAT, which...
sustainable forest management

Sustainable forest management commitments launched by industry bodies

The European Forest-Based Industries have launched a joint strategy for sustainable forest management to meet EU climate goals by 2050. The Forest-Based Industries (FBI), comprising...
smart farming grants

Smart farming grants: UK and China to fund international partnerships

Food producers will be able to apply for grants of up to £500,000 (€584,025.91) for innovations in smart farming under a UK-China partnership. Responding to...
london tree planting

London tree planting programmes to boost urban greenery

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has called on the capital’s residents to participate in tree planting activities for National Tree Week. Around 30 tree planting...
eu emissions reporting audit

EU emissions reporting audit urges wider data insight

An audit into reporting of greenhouse gas emissions data by the EU and its Member States recommends greater sector-specific insight. Member States and the EU...
sustainable agriculture

Sustainable agriculture benefits from crop diversity

Diversifying crop production can make agriculture more sustainable and improve the nutritional yield of agrifood crops, new research has found. The study, titled ‘Beyond the...
eu agrifood

EU agrifood campaigns to promote market growth

The European Commission has announced it will distribute €200.9m to fund the promotion of EU agrifood products both within and outside the bloc. €118m is...
eu habitat restoration

EU habitat restoration Action Plan to protect grassland ecosystems

The European Commission has published its first Action Plan for habitat restoration and conservation of biodiversity in the EU. The Commission’s Action Plan for nature,...
animal feed nutrition control

Animal feed nutrition control study examines low protein diets

A new study has found that adjusting nutrition control in animal feed can improve the quality of poultry stocks bred for food. The study, titled...

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