Energy & Environment News

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

Cleaner coastlines

Cleaner coastlines

PEN spoke to Emily Haggett of Surfers Against Sewage about the Plastic Free Coastlines project and the importance of removing waste from marine environments. Each...
Commission plans air infringements package adoption

Commission plans air infringements package adoption

The European Commission is expected to take action against member states that breach EU air quality laws when it adopts its monthly infringement package. EU...
UNESCO Forum to mark 2nd anniversary of Paris Agreement

UNESCO Forum to mark 2nd anniversary of Paris Agreement

UNESCO is hosting a forum for international civil society partners to strengthen competencies that contribute to tackling climate change on 7-8 December. The forum...
The optimisation generation

The optimisation generation

Government Europa discusses the benefits of hardware and software installation in enabling energy optimisation, and the future of self-sufficiency. In building and construction, the World...
Thousands of species at risk of extinction due to human activity

Thousands of species at risk of extinction due to human activity

Unsustainable farming, fishing and climate change had intensified the struggle for survival among vulnerable animals and crops, according to the International Union for Conservation...
UN: Ocean plastic is a ‘planetary crisis’

UN: Ocean plastic is a ‘planetary crisis’

Life in the seas and oceans is at risk of irreparable damage from a rising tide of plastic waste, the UN oceans chief has...
Danes used more energy and renewables in 2016

Danes used more energy and renewables in 2016

Observed Danish energy consumption increased by 3.0% in 2016 compared with the previous year, ending at 743 petajoules (PJ). Lower electricity imports and less windy...
EEB calls for waste and pollution action

EEB calls for waste and pollution action

The European Environmental Bureau (EEB) has called for global action on the waste problem to end pollution, restore social justice and transform the world’s...
Sustainability in the built environment

Sustainability in the built environment

The European Construction Industry Federation’s director of technical and environmental affairs shares the impact of policy on sustainability. Sustainability in the built environment is hard...
Sentinel-5P brings air pollution into focus

Sentinel-5P brings air pollution into focus

It's been working less than a month but already the UK-Dutch-built Sentinel-5P satellite is returning new views of Earth's atmosphere. The satellite was designed to make...

Government Special Reports

Government eBooks

Government Partners

Pin It on Pinterest