State aid: Sector Inquiry report gives guidance on capacity mechanisms – frequently asked questions European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 30 November 2016 The European Commission has published the final Report of its state aid sector inquiry into electricity capacity mechanisms in the EU. Please also see the press release on the report.
Achieving global leadership in renewable energies European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 30 November 2016 Renewable electricity, cleaner heating and cooling, decarbonised transport, empowered consumers and at least 27% renewables in the EU will bring clean energy for all Europeans. See also the press release: Clean Energy for All Europeans - unlocking Europe's growth potential.
Putting energy efficiency first: consuming better, getting cleaner European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 30 November 2016 A 30% energy efficiency target, efficient buildings, clarified ecodesign framework and measures, smarter finance to help Europe grow while meeting its climate goals easer. See also the press release: Clean Energy for All Europeans - unlocking Europe's growth potential.
Providing a fair deal for consumers European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 30 November 2016 Providing a fair deal for consumers See also the press release: Clean Energy for All Europeans - unlocking Europe's growth potential. What is the Commission proposing for European consumers? Consumers are at the centre of the Energy Union.
An EU strategy on cooperative, connected and automated mobility European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 30 November 2016 Today the European Commission adopted a European Strategy on Cooperative Intelligent Transport Systems (C-ITS), a milestone initiative towards cooperative, connected and automated mobility.
Daily News 30 / 11 / 2016 European Commission - Daily News Daily News 30 / 11 / 2016 Brussels, 30 November 2016 European Defence Action Plan: Towards a European Defence Fund Today the College has adopted the European Defence Action Plan, which proposes to create a European Defence Fund and includes a number of other actions...
Speech by Commissioner for Climate Action and Energy Miguel Arias Cañete at the Clean Energy press conference European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Speech Speech Brussels, 30 November 2016 Vice-President Šefčovič, Ladies and Gentlemen, Last year alone, clean energy set new records for investment , jobs and new capacity added: A top record global investment of over 300 billion euros, more than six times...
Flash estimate - November 2016- Euro area annual inflation up to 0.6% European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 30 November 2016 Euro area annual inflation is expected to be 0.6% in November 2016, up from 0.5% in October 2016, according to a flash estimate from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.
First estimates of Research & Development expenditure- R&D expenditure in the EU remained nearly stable in 2015 at just over 2% of GDP- Almost two thirds spent in the business sector European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 30 November 2016 In 2015, the Member States of the European Union (EU) spent all together almost €300 billion on Research & Development (R&D). The R&D intensity, i.e. R&D expenditure as a percentage of GDP, stood at 2.03% in 2015, compared with 2.04% in 2014.
EU report: Georgia making headway in the implementation of its Association Agenda European Commission - Press release Brussels, 29 November 2016 Georgia is making headway in implementing the Association Agenda, with a number of reforms, strengthening democracy and the rule of law as well as the economy, already being implemented.