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Energy 21-04-2022

Europe rediscovers biogas in search for energy independence

The war in Ukraine has given renewable gas a new impetus, with the European Commission proposing to ramp up biomethane production to 35 billion cubic metres (bcm) by 2030, up from 3 bcm in 2020. In Europe, France has taken the lead, EURACTIV.fr reports.
Energy 29-03-2022

Gas energy communities: Little added value, big risks

In a package of legislation aimed at decarbonising gas tabled in December, the European Commission introduced a new concept: gas citizen energy communities. But it's a complex, unnecessary idea that could backfire, writes Josh Roberts.

10 measures the EU should adopt to reduce Russian gas dependency

The International Energy Agency has presented the EU with 10 measures to reduce its dependence on Russian natural gas within a year, without it having to abandon its environmental objectives set out in the Green Deal. EURACTIV France reports.
Energy 15-12-2021

EU to allow joint gas buying, plots low-carbon gas shift

The European Commission on Wednesday (15 December) proposed rules allowing EU countries to jointly buy strategic reserves of gas, under plans that would also bolster gas storage and aim to add more low-carbon gases to the network.
Energy 15-12-2021

EU paves way for renewable and low-carbon gases to replace fossil fuel

The European Commission on Wednesday (15 December) unveiled a package of gas legislation that aims to steer Europe away from fossil gas towards more sustainable energy sources, like renewable and low-carbon hydrogen.