Pernille Weiss

Agrifood 30-03-2022

EU’s pesticide approval process is too long

The green transition is very much about energy and, of course, we need to get rid of oil and coal. However, while future generations deserve a healthier, cleaner, and greener world, they will not get it if we focus only on energy, writes Pernille Weiss.
Shipping 11-01-2022

The Commission must push for green transition in shipping

We cannot stop shipping. So EU institutions and industry must work together to find solutions that will drastically reduce the emissions of greenhouse gases, write Tiemo Wölken and Pernille Weiss.
Energy 14-12-2021

Nuclear must be part of the EU’s clean energy solution

The EU should consider all clean solutions to tackle climate change, with renewables alongside nuclear, argue Pernille Weiss and Sara Skyttedal.
Coronavirus 21-05-2021

If we forcibly remove patents on vaccines, we are killing a golden industry

Instead of being sidetracked by the debate on waiving patents on COVID vaccines, the EU must come up with a new pharma strategy and strengthen its pharmaceutical industry, writes Pernille Weiss.
Europe's East 05-02-2021

Germany must abandon Nord Stream 2

Europe needs to impose new sanctions on Russia following the arrest and sentencing of Alexei Navalny and scrapping Nord Stream 2 should be top of the list, write a group of six MEPs from the European People's Party (EPP).