Europe’s green opportunity

Eco-Business

Now that the European Union has committed billions of dollars to stimulus spending geared toward confronting climate change, political and business leaders must ensure that these funds deliver the best possible return

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Europe’s wood pellet market is worsening environmental racism in the American South

GreenBiz

Europe’s wood pellet market is worsening environmental racism in the American South. Danielle Purifoy. Wed, 10/21/2020 - 00:45.

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Daimler joins Europe’s green bond parade

Impact Alpha

The post Daimler joins Europe’s green bond parade appeared first on ImpactAlpha. Institutional Shift paywall Dealflow Europe 2030 Finance Good BusinessImpactAlpha, September 8 – German automaker Daimler has issued a €1 billion ($1.2 billion), 10-year bond to transition to clean cars.

Europe’s largest electric bus fleet adds its 500th vehicle

Charged

What city currently operates the largest fleet of electric buses in Europe? Moscow’s electric fleet is thus the largest in Europe. It’s not Oslo or Amsterdam, but Moscow, which just launched its 500th electric bus.

Can Onshore Wind Keep Pace With Europe’s Surging Solar Markets?

GreenTechMedia

From record-low solar prices in Portugal to an eye-watering pipeline over the border in Spain, solar has been dominating the energy transition conversation in Southern Europe. But Europe's onshore install rates for the combined two-year period of 2018/19 have not been lower since 2009/10.

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Verbund in the fall: a week with Europe's sustainability leaders

GreenBiz

From BASF to BMW to PRI, Europe holds major innovation in sustainability. Leadership

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Conference programme announced for Plastics Recycling Show Europe virtual event

Envirotec Magazine

Organisers have confirmed the full conference programme for the Plastics Recycling Show Europe Virtual Event taking place 9-11 December 2020. Fellow panellists include Ton Emans, President of Plastics Recyclers Europe (PRE) and Maria Ciliberti, Vice President at Borealis.

2020: Europe’s Energy Transition in 5 Trends

GreenTechMedia

With no agreement among European leaders on the candidates that did step forward, von der Leyen’s vision for Europe came a year after the campaigning was over. Offshore wind’s importance in Europe has been solidified through 2020.

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Shell, Volvo and Daimler Back Hydrogen as Europe Turns Sights on Truck Emissions

GreenTechMedia

” The trade body, Hydrogen Europe, expects 10,000 hydrogen trucks on Europe’s roads by 2025 and 100,000 by 2030, according to a position paper released this month.

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Shell to support Europe's first sustainable aviation fuel plant

GreenBiz

The plant is set to produce fuel made from waste and residue streams, such as used cooking oil sourced from regional industries. Aviation Biofuels Clean Energy Fuels Transportation & Mobility

Power2Drive Europe

Eco-Business

Power2Drive Europe is the international exhibition for charging infrastructure and e-mobility. Under the motto "Charging the future of mobility!" it offers manufacturers, suppliers, distributors and start-ups the ideal industry meeting point to present solutions and technologies for clean transportation and make new business contacts

Green Hydrogen Systems raises €28 million to help fuel Europe’s climate goals

Impact Alpha

The post Green Hydrogen Systems raises €28 million to help fuel Europe’s climate goals appeared first on Impact Alpha. Dealflow Europe Impact TechImpactAlpha, Dec. 22 – Green Hydrogen Systems, a maker of electrolyzers that split hydrogen from water molecules, is cashing in on the green.

Milestone for fight to restore oyster habitats across Europe

Envirotec Magazine

The ground-breaking compendium of articles detail, more than any publication before, the value that shellfish habitat bring to society, how to deal with oyster diseases as well as financing solutions required to restore native oysters to seas throughout Europe.

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Planet Satellite Imagery Brings Europe into Focus

Planet Pulse

based in Berlin, Planet has—and continues to—put down roots in Europe. Additionally, we have ground stations throughout Europe which operate to ensure efficient satellite operations and the successful downlinking of imagery. Gallery Collection: Europe.

Don’t Repeat Solar Mistakes With Hydrogen, IEA Chief Warns Europe

GreenTechMedia

Europe must not repeat the same mistakes it made with solar manufacturing in the emerging hydrogen sector, the executive director of the International Energy Agency (IEA) has warned. Today, Europe would appear to be at the vanguard of the hydrogen economy.

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Iberdrola Guns for Green Hydrogen Leadership in Europe

GreenTechMedia

The 100-million-euro ($119 million) project builds on a 20-megawatt electrolyzer installation for Fertiberia, a fertilizer and industrial chemicals firm, which Iberdrola said would be the largest green hydrogen production system in Europe when it comes online about a year from now.

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Europe’s Energy Storage Market Is Fading, Right When It’s Needed Most

GreenTechMedia

Europe is still plotting the course towards being net-zero by 2050, but no matter the shape it takes, it will surely involve hundreds of gigawatts of new renewable power capacity. In 2014, EMEA, dominated by Europe, represented 44 percent of global energy storage deployment.

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Power2Drive Europe 2020

altenergymag

Power2Drive Europe is the international exhibition for charging infrastructure and e-mobility

ees Europe 2020

altenergymag

ees Europe is the continent's largest and most international exhibition for batteries and energy storage systems

Intersolar Europe 2020

altenergymag

Intersolar Europe is the world's leading exhibition for the solar industry

How Europe Can Build 100GW of Offshore Wind by 2030

GreenTechMedia

The term "hybrid" offshore wind projects in Europe is also used to describe projects that double as interconnectors between two countries. Even for an offshore wind industry that is accustomed to all things being supersized, last week was a big week. On Wednesday the U.K.

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Europe’s Green Hydrogen Revolution Is Turning Blue

GreenTechMedia

Green hydrogen may get all the headlines, but the prospect of it fueling Europe's future hydrogen economy on its own looks increasingly questionable. ° C by 2050, Europe's going to have to use CCS,” James Watson, secretary-general of Eurogas, told GTM in an interview. Before taking the helm at Eurogas, Watson served as CEO of SolarPower Europe trade group.

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Biopesticides Europe 2020

Eco-Business

ACI's Biopesticides Europe Conference 2020 will be taking place on 27th-28th May 2020 in Brussels, Belgium

Europe’s Latest Supergrid Plan Could Slash Offshore Wind Transmission Costs

GreenTechMedia

The group, working for an Irish company called SuperNode, is looking to develop superconducting cable systems that will be able to collect offshore wind efficiently and export it to load centers across Europe.

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ees Europe 2020

Eco-Business

ees Europe - Innovating energy storage: With this motto, Europe's largest and most international exhibition for batteries and energy storage systems brings together manufacturers, distributors, operators and suppliers every year. ees Europe consolidates the role of energy storage as a crucial element in the energy future

More than half of Europes native trees face extinction

Inhabitat - Innovation

The unfortunate decline is due to the combination of three paramount factors: problematic invasive species, unsustainable deforestation from logging and wood harvesting and urban development

'Wake-up call': Europe off track on all Sustainable Development Goals, report warns

GreenBiz

UN-backed assessment urges incoming EU Commission to place the SDG agenda front and centre of its policies and investment strategies. Commitments & Goals European Union Sustainable Development Goals

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Renewables Start to Outpace Fossil Fuels on Europe’s Grid

GreenTechMedia

By 2030, Wood Mackenzie expects wind, solar and batteries to dominate Europe's grid mix. But it may be happening even sooner. In the first half of 2020, renewables (solar, wind, hydro and biomass) beat out fossil fuels on the European grid for the first time.

How Europe’s Energy Sector Is Responding to the Coronavirus

GreenTechMedia

Europe's electricity giants are grappling with the demanding challenge of safeguarding staff, keeping the lights on and contributing to the relief effort — all while rolling ahead with their own energy transition plans. As Europe's utilities, project developers and network operators take stock, early speculation and guesswork on the impact of the coronavirus outbreak are giving way to more informed forecasts and detailed assessments.

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ENERGY STORAGE EUROPE 2021 CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19

altenergymag

The next ENERGY STORAGE will be held according to its usual cycle in spring 2022. Exact dates will be announced next year after consultation with the event partners

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How Should Europe Decarbonize? Depends Who You Ask

GreenTechMedia

Shell's much-discussed Sky scenario from 2018, which charts a path to meeting the goals of the Paris Agreement, forecasts nuclear and fossil fuels each accounting for roughly 11 percent of Europe's mix in 2050. The EU wants to become a net-zero emitter of greenhouse gases by 2050.

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Europe’s Solar Market Grapples with 35-Year Plant Lifespans

GreenTechMedia

And in Europe, analysts believe developers have only been able to win tenders at ultra-low prices because plants will continue to deliver power on a merchant basis for many years after original contracts for difference or power purchase agreements (PPAs) run out. European solar asset owners are grappling with the prospect of longer-lived projects after a 2019 ruling upped the useful life of plants to 35 years.

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Scottish Power to install biggest battery in Europe at windfarm

Renewable Energy World

The Scottish government has given utility Scottish Power the go-ahead to install Europe’s biggest industrial-scale battery to date to store energy generated at the 539MW Whitelee onshore wind farm. Europe Onshore News Energy Storage Grid Scale Wind

Intersolar Europe 2020

Eco-Business

"Creating a new energy world" - that's the goal of The smarter E Europe, the continent's largest platform for the energy industry, with a focus on cross-sector solutions linking electricity, heating and transportation for an intelligent and sustainable energy supply

Europe and China take the climate reins

Eco-Business

While it might be tempting to dismiss the recent commitments by China and the European Union to achieve net-zero greenhouse-gas emissions within the next few decades, doing so would be a mistake

The largest green wall in Europe will absorb 8 tons of air pollution per year

Inhabitat - Innovation

the Citicape House by Sheppard Robson will feature a 40,000-square-foot green wall, the largest in Europe, that sets the standard for urban green development in the city Located in London, U.K.,

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Time to ensure sustainable waste shipments in Europe, says trade group

Envirotec Magazine

Repeated abuses in international waste shipments have highlighted the need for Europe to take care of its waste under EU environmental standards.

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Volvo to launch a range of electric trucks in Europe in 2021

Charged

Volvo Trucks plans to offer a complete range of all-electric heavy-duty trucks in Europe, starting in 2021. Sales will begin next year, and volume production will start in 2022.

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Can Europe stop tropical deforestation?

Business Green

Companies and investors must team up with farm sectors, businesses and governments aspiring to achieve forest-friendly development, argue the Earth Innovation Institute's Daniel Nepstad and Darrel Webber.

It’s a galloping goodbye to Europe’s coal

Eco-Business

Europe’s coal has powered it for centuries. But with gathering speed it is now turning its back on the fuel