Europe

Public consultation on the electric energy market

On 15th July 2015 the European Commission published a communication entitled «Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the Council, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions launching the public consultation process on a new energy market design».
Europe | Research & Innovation

2015 has begun with something new from Horizon 2020

An opportunity not to be lost for the whole chain.
European projects

Ecopaperloop: looking to a standard method for the quality of recycling...

The score card for the recycling potential of cellulose packaging.
European projects

Recycling of packaging: the new European method, EcoPaperLoop

The EcoPaperLoop European project is about to end, with the project expected to be finalized by December 2014. An important objective reached consisted in the finalization of a shared method for the sharing of the evaluation of recyclability of packaging, which will be proposed as a European method to the European Recovered Paper Council (Erpc).
Circular Economy

A package to promote competitiveness

Europe

Withdrawal of the European Commission Waste Package

The aim is reducing burdens and counter-productive red tape to promote a Circular Economy.
Cepi Director General Marco Mensink.

ETS falls short of expectations

The Juncker Commission launched in July the largest industrial policy decision it will take in its entire mandate, with the new proposal for the EU Emission Trading System.