Pitfalls and potentials: the role of bioenergy in the EU climate and energy policy post 2020

Ian Carey Submissions

European Governments are increasingly relying on bioenergy as a cheap way to meet targets for renewable energy. Bioenergy represented 62% of EU’s renewable energy use in 2012. But new evidence on the real climate impacts and other environmental and social impacts of bioenergy has made its use increasingly controversial. Sustainable bioenergy has a role to play in Europe’s transition to …

Ian CareyPitfalls and potentials: the role of bioenergy in the EU climate and energy policy post 2020

Environmental Pillar calls on EU to provide transparency on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP)

Ian Carey Letters, News

The Environmental Pillar has joined the calls to ask EU Commissioner De Gucht to provide transparency on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP). Several Civil Society groups, including Friends of the Earth, European Environmental Bureau, Transport and Environment, and Transparency International have written to Commissioner De Gucht calling for transparency on the EU’s negotiations in the TTIP.   The Letter …

Ian CareyEnvironmental Pillar calls on EU to provide transparency on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP)