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Defining green activities – What the new EU rules mean for India
By : Sustainability ..., Apr 17, 2020
Climate change is one the defining issues of our generation. New studies show that global warming needs to be limited to 1.5°C (rather than 2°C) compared to pre-industrial levels, to avoid the worst effects of climate change. Achieving that objective requires trillions of...Read more..
Subject Tags: ESG , European Union , green economy , guidelines
High-Level EU Delegation Arrives In India Next Week
By : Sustainability ..., Sep 4, 2018
A high-level European Union delegation will be here next week to explore collaboration with India in green businesses and promote circular economy which aims to limit wastage of natural...Read more..
Subject Tags: Circular Economy , Circular Economy Mission (CEM) , Climate Change , European Union , India , Resource Efficiency , sustainability
EU set to end Chinese solar panel import controls in September
By : Sustainability ..., Aug 27, 2018
The European Union will scrap import controls on solar panels and cells from China in September, rejecting a request from EU producers who argue that the bloc will be opening its doors to a...Read more..
Subject Tags: European Union , import controls , import duties , solar imports , solar policy , Solar Tariffs
EU carbon hits fresh 10-year high on stronger energy, EU climate target talk
By : Sustainability ..., Aug 22, 2018
The benchmark European carbon price rose almost 5 percent on Tuesday afternoon, hitting a fresh ten-year high of 19.41 euros/tonne.
Subject Tags: carbon market , carbon price , Climate Change , EU carbon permits , European Commission , European Union , sustainability
The green economy works
By : Sustainability ..., Nov 25, 2014
Last month, a study released by the Imperial College London Business School showed that public policies which encourage innovation in businesses that use clean technologies – think electric cars and wind mills – lead to greater positive impacts on economic growth than the...Read more..
Subject Tags: European Union , London Business School , low carbon , Market Opportunity , research
Cost Of Meeting 2021 EU Vehicle Emission Standards Will Be $1,350 Per Vehicle, Says Report
By : Sustainability ..., Nov 12, 2014
Some automakers won’t be able to afford the engineering costs needed to meet the European Union’s 2021 vehicle emissions reduction goal, according to a new report from ISI Automotive, an Austria-based global manufacturer of vehicle safety equipment. The company says most of...Read more..
Subject Tags: Automotive , Cost , emission , European Union
Climate change: EU eyes new green energy targets
By : Sustainability ..., Oct 28, 2014
An EU summit has begun in Brussels aiming for agreement on carbon emission cuts that could make Europe a global leader again in climate policy.
Subject Tags: climate change , European Union , Paris 2015
European cleantech SMEs eye Asean growth
By : Sustainability ..., Oct 10, 2014
Economic development goes hand-in-hand with a heightened demand for energy. As economies in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) grow, the region is investing in the sustainability of its development, from managing energy and resource-usage to planning for urban...Read more..
Subject Tags: ASEAN , Association of Southeast Asian Nations , clean tech , European Union , Technology
EU Industries to Pay Less Into Funds to Finance Renewable Energy
By : Sustainability ..., Apr 10, 2014
Europe's energy-intensive industries scored a victory Wednesday in being largely let off the hook in footing the bill for the transition to an economy that uses less carbon dioxide.
The European Commission watered down some key parts of new rules on government aid...Read more..
Subject Tags: energy , European Union
EU Mulls Abandoning Carbon Tax For Intercontinental Flights
By : Sustainability ..., Mar 6, 2014
The European Union has reached a preliminary deal that could exempt long-haul flights from carbon taxes until 2016.
The measure has been agreed upon by the European Parliament, the European Commission, and the EU...Read more..
Subject Tags: European Union