EU Clean Energy aims to reduce fossil fuels

EUROPEAN UNION, 2016/EC - AUDIOVISUAL SERVICE/MICHEL CHRISTEN

European Commission Vice President for the Energy Union Maroš Šefčovič and Commissioner of Climate Action and Energy Miguel Arias Cañete participate in the European Parliament plenary debate on "Clean Energy for All Europeans" package, Strasbourg, France, December 13, 2016.

Renewables, modern technologies to move past dinosaur age


STRASBOURG – The clean energy package that was discussed at the European Parliament in Strasbourg today will focus on renewables and modern technologies, European Commission Vice President for the Energy Union Maroš Šefčovič told New Europe.

“I’m absolutely convinced that what we proposed is the most ambitious transformation of our energy systems in the centralised fossil energy systems been built in Europe,” Šefčovič said, asked if the package could be used as a backdoor to subsidise high-po...


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