EU-funded driving system to boost electric cars European Commission Press release Brussels, 18 September 2014 Watch the video (bottom of the page) While electric cars are on the rise, many drivers are still concerned about running out of juice. Six partners from Germany, France, Austria and Spain have cut the consumption of electric vehicles with a new...
Youth Guarantee: learning from the Finnish experience European Commission Press release Brussels, 18 September 2014 Members States are meeting on 18-19 September in Helsinki to review the implementation of the Youth Guarantee in Finland, a pioneer country in developing this scheme.
Fisheries: Commission cooperates with Portugal to enforce fisheries rules European Commission Press release Brussels, 18 September 2014 In its efforts to ensure that fisheries rules are respected across the EU, the European Commission has today adopted an action plan to help upgrade the Portuguese fisheries control system to European standards.
Employment: report shows worker mobility key to tackle EU demographic and skills challenges European Commission Press release Brussels, 18 September 2014 To address the effects of population ageing, the EU will need to close the gender gap and increase the participation of young and older workers in the labour market, but mobility and migration also have a key role to play.
EU SME Instrument: first 155 winners of grants announced European Commission Press release Brussels, 18 September 2014 The European Commission has today published a list of the 155 small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) that will be first to benefit from its new €3 billion SME Instrument.
Tech start-ups and SMEs share €90m of EU funds to disrupt the European markets European Commission MEMO Brussels, 18 September 2014 #DisruptiveInnovation @ICTinnovEU @H2020SME The European Commission is committing €90 million to Open and Disruptive Innovation over the next 12 months. A new tool to help doctors communicate with non-responsive patients; a cloud-based irrigation controller to improve water efficiency on farms by up to...
Enforcing fisheries rules: Questions and answers on new Portuguese control action plan European Commission MEMO Brussels, 18 September 2014 What does this action plan seek to achieve? Effective fisheries control is essential for the sustainability of European fisheries. This is best achieved if all fishermen in the EU play by the same rules.
Daily News of 2014-09-18 EXME 14 / 18.09 DAILY NEWS 18 / 09 / 14 Youth Guarantee: learning from the Finnish experience Members States are meeting in Helsinki to review the implementation of the Youth Guarantee in Finland, a pioneer country in developing this scheme.
The EU's response to the Ebola crisis European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Kristalina GEORGIEVA EU Commissioner for international cooperation, humanitarian aid and crisis response EP Plenary Strasbourg, 17 September 2014 Thank you for putting this very important issue on this week's plenary agenda. It is timely. Because of the dramatic deterioration of the situation on the ground.
The future of electromobility in Europe European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Siim Kallas Vice President of the European Commission Green eMotion Electric Car Rally Brussels, 18 September 2014 Ladies and gentlemen It’s interesting that people have been saying more or less the same things about electric cars for more than 100 years.