5 January 2021

Energy priorities of the European Commission

Kadri Simson, EU Commissioner for Energy outlines the role of member states and the energy system in achieving the EU’s raised ambitions on tackling climate change. […]
4 January 2021

The IPCC Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5°C

Co-Chair of the IPCC working group III, Jim Skea, discusses the report on limiting global warming to 1.5oC and the pathways required. The 2015 Paris Agreement […]
2 January 2021

Minister Eamon Ryan TD: Unlocking Ireland’s offshore wind potential

Ireland’s Programme for Government (PfG), establishes the Irish Government’s ambition for 5GW of offshore wind energy by 2030 with the potential for “at least 30GW of […]
2 January 2021

Energy storage and the grid

Innovative energy storage solutions will play an important role in ensuring the integration of renewable energy sources into the grid in the EU at the lowest […]
22 December 2020

Heat and the city

Janette Webb, Co-Director of UK Energy Research Centre and Professor of Sociology of Organisations, Edinburgh University discusses the lack of progress on the decarbonisation of heat […]
21 December 2020

Biofuels: The UK’s approach

Senior Policy Advisor of Low Carbon Fuels at the UK’s Department for Transport (DfT), Charlotte Stead discusses the direction of travel for advanced biofuels for transport […]
3 January 2020

Copenhagen: 100 per cent renewable gas by 2025

The city of Copenhagen has set an ambitious target to be carbon neutral by 2025. Executive Director of Denmark’s State of Green, Finn Mortensen, outlines the […]