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EU strategy for offshore renewable energy

Auf einen Blick 11-12-2020

The European Commission recently adopted a strategy to develop offshore renewable energies in all of Europe's seas. This could make a major contribution towards the decarbonisation of energy consumption across the EU. The strategy aims to increase offshore wind capacity to 25 times current levels, and facilitate the commercialisation of new offshore renewable technologies, such as tidal, wave and floating solar energy. The Commission will provide a supportive regulatory framework and increase funding ...

Without reaching any new decisions, the European Council meeting of 15-16 October 2020 addressed a series of important issues, including the coronavirus pandemic, EU-United Kingdom relations and climate change. It also discussed numerous external relations issues, notably relations with Africa, the EU's southern neighbourhood, Belarus and Turkey. In the context of rising Covid-19 infections across all Member States, the European Council expressed its very serious concern about the developing pandemic ...

Strategic sovereignty for Europe

Briefing 11-09-2020

The current coronavirus pandemic has exposed the vulnerability of the European Union to external actors, and has enhanced its progress towards 'strategic sovereignty'. This notion signifies the ability to act autonomously, to rely on one's own resources in key strategic areas and to cooperate with partners whenever needed. To fully develop such strategic sovereignty, the EU needs to show political will and strengthen its capacity to act. It has to give up its silo approach to policies and address ...

Am 14. Januar 2020 veröffentlichte die Europäische Kommission ihren Vorschlag für einen Mechanismus für einen gerechten Übergang, mit dem Gebiete unterstützt werden sollen, in denen schwerwiegende sozioökonomische Herausforderungen in Zusammenhang mit dem Übergang zur Klimaneutralität bestehen. In diesem Bericht wird eine umfassende Analyse zur Frage vorgenommen, wie die EU mit den ihr zur Verfügung stehenden Mitteln am besten für einen „gerechten Übergang“ in allen ihren Gebieten und für alle Bürgerinnen ...

In dieser Veröffentlichung wird der Zusammenhang zwischen der Energieversorgungssicherheit und der Außenpolitik der Union beschrieben. Die EU importiert den größten Teil ihrer Energieträger, und der größte Lieferstaat ist Russland, ein Staat mit völlig anderen außenpolitischen Zielen als die EU. Energie ist ein zentraler Aspekt der Außenbeziehungen der EU, nicht nur gegenüber Energielieferstaaten wie Russland, sondern auch in den Beziehungen zu benachbarten Transitstaaten. Neben internen Maßnahmen ...

Ten issues to watch in 2020

Eingehende Analyse 06-01-2020

This is the fourth edition of an annual EPRS publication designed to identify and frame some of the key issues and policy areas that are likely to feature prominently on the political agenda of the European Union over the coming year. The topics analysed are biodiversity, EU policies for children, the 5G era, the price for energy transition, 'gamification' of EU democracy, finding solutions for asylum policy, the EU's long-term budget, climate action, the US elections, and the Arctic.

The commissioner-designate, Kadri Simson, appeared before the European Parliament on 03 October 2019 to answer questions from MEPs’ in the Committees on Industry, Research and Energy. During the hearing, she made a number of commitments which are highlighted in this document. These commitments refer to her portfolio, as described in the mission letter sent to her by Ursula von der Leyen, President-elect of the European Commission, including: - Safe, secure and sustainable energy; - Empowering people ...

This briefing is one in a set looking at the Commissioners-designate and their portfolios as put forward by Commission President-elect Ursula von der Leyen. Each candidate faces a three-hour public hearing, organised by one or more parliamentary committees. After that process, those committees will judge the candidates' suitability for the role based on 'their general competence, European commitment and personal independence', as well as their 'knowledge of their prospective portfolio and their communication ...

Policy Department A provides high-quality expertise, up-to-date analysis and independent research to the committees it supports: ECON, EMPL, ENVI, ITRE and IMCO. This brochure focuses on the Policy Department services for the ITRE Committee.

Diese Arbeit schließt eine Reihe von vier Briefings über die Debatten zur Zukunft Europas ab, in denen die Ansichten der verschiedenen Staats- und Regierungschefs erläutert wurden, die zwischen Januar 2018 und April 2019 in den Plenarsitzungen des Europäischen Parlaments gesprochen haben. Im ersten Teil dieser Arbeit werden die allgemeinen Punkte der Konvergenz und Divergenz zwischen den Rednern, die Trends in den behandelten Themen und die vorgebrachten Vorschläge beschrieben. Im zweiten Teil bietet ...