IP/14/2632  14-12-2014 - Lima outcome keeps climate talks on track for Paris Agreement 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Lima, 12 December 2014 Lima/Brussels, 14 December 2014 The European Union welcomes the outcome of the United Nations climate conference in Lima as a step forward on the road to a global climate deal in Paris next year.
IP/14/2341  03-12-2014 - Joint Statement EU-US Energy Council 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 03 December 2014 1. The sixth European Union-United States Energy Council met today in Brussels, chaired by EU High Representative/Vice President Federica Mogherini, European Commission Vice President Maroš Šefčovič, European Commissioner Miguel Arias Cañete, and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry.
IP/14/2232  28-11-2014 - Lima climate talks crucial stepping stone towards 2015 agreement 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 28 November 2014 The European Union expects the UN climate change conference on 1-12 December in Lima, Peru, to pave the way for the adoption of a new, legally binding, global climate agreement in Paris next year.
MEMO/14/2230  28-11-2014 - Questions and Answers on the UN climate change conference in Lima 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 28 November 2014 Questions and Answers on the UN climate change conference in Lima 1. Why another climate change conference? Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC[1]) and the Kyoto Protocol[2] meet once a year at high level to discuss how...
SPEECH/14/2165  26-11-2014 - Speech at the EP plenary “2014 UN Climate Change Conference Lima” 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Speech Speech 26 November 2014 Miguel Arias Cañete - Commissioner for Climate Action and Energy Speech at the EP plenary “2014 UN Climate Change Conference Lima” Mr, Ms President, Honourable Members, Let me first thank you for the draft Resolution on the...
SPEECH/14/1620  11-11-2014 - European Union: a Global Leader in Climate Action 
European Commission - Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] European Brussels, 11 November 2014 Miguel Arias Cañete - Commissioner for Climate Action and Energy Speech before the ENVI committee of the European Parliament Dear Members, Allow me to start my first intervention as a commissioner before the ENVI committee stressing, as I did...
MEMO/14/608  31-10-2014 - Contribution of EU-funded research to IPCC's 5th Assessment Report 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 31 October 2014 The Intergovernmental Panel for Climate Change (IPCC) is planning to publish its Fifth Assessment Report (AR5) on 2 November 2014. It will provide an up to date view of the current state of scientific knowledge relevant to climate change, since it integrates the...
IP/14/1202  28-10-2014 - EU gears up for 2030 with more emissions reductions 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 28 October 2014 The Commission, assisted by the European Environment Agency, today releases its annual Progress Report assessing the headway on climate action. According to latest estimates, EU greenhouse gas emissions in 2013 fell by 1.8% compared to 2012 and reached the lowest levels since...
STATEMENT/14/337  24-10-2014 - Statement by EU Commissionner Connie Hedegaard on 2030 agreement by European Council 
European Commission - European Commission Brussels, 24 October 2014 Statement Commenting on the agreement, Connie Hedegaard said: ''The EU climate action commissioner is very proud that the 28 EU leaders, despite economic uncertainty and other severe international crises, were able to get their act together on this pressing climate challenge.
IP/14/1138  16-10-2014 - 100 European cities sign up to action on climate change 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 16 October 2014 Today marks a major milestone for the European Commission's Mayors Adapt initiative, with 100 European cities now committed to take action to tackle climate change.