News EU 2020 renewable energy target

It’s time to redesign Europe’s renewable energy...

Wed, 10/02/2016
By 2030, a third of the EU’s energy should come from renewable resources. But this may not automatically make it ‘greener’.

Will the EU's Energy Union prevent a climate...

Thu, 19/11/2015
It all depends on investment, clear planning, and the political and industrial will to do the right thing.

Scientists highlight carbon risk from Biomass...

Fri, 13/04/2012
On 29 March 2012, BirdLife Europe, the European Environmental Bureau and FERN organized a breakfast event about correct carbon accounting. Several top scientists, amongst whom a member of the Scientific Committee of the European Environment Agency, told the audience that burning biomass for energy could release more carbon emissions than it saves.