Entries by Drilona Shtjefni

National subsidies for UK farmers after Brexit

Michael Gove, Britain’s Secretary for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs has announced that UK farmers will receive subsidies from the government  of the same amount they’re currently receiving from the EU Common Agricultural Policy  (€3.37 billion) for a number of years (probably 5 years) after Brexit, until a new environmental protection  subsidies system is implemented. Regarding the payments […]

Rapporteur MEP Adam Gierek (S&D) resigns

The year 2018 will be essential to settle the European laws for energy and environment policies. Regarding the policies on renewable energy, energy efficiency and governance, the EP and the Council have already reached their positions. However, the Energy Efficiency Directive (EED) could take a longer time than expected in its development as its rapporteur, Adam Gierek […]

Establishment of common EU standards on the Waste Package

The 17th of December, an agreement was reached between the Council and the European Parliament, with MEP Simona Bonafè (S&D) as a negotiator, ensuring that the Waste Package proposed by the European Commission will be supported by the Member States (MS). The Waste Package, which contains four legislative proposals, belongs to the Circular economy package submitted by the European […]

H2020 Energy info days

The registrations for the H2020 Energy  info days and brokerage events (23,24,25 of October) are now open. For registrations visit the link: https://h2020-energy-info-days.b2match.io/.

Bioenergy Insight 2017 Conference & Expo, Edinburgh, 4-5 October

EUBIA is supporting the Bioenergy Insight 2017 Conference & Expo, taking place in Edinburgh, 4-5th of October. The Bioenergy Insight Conference & Expo brings together producers and stakeholders to discuss about the latest developments and the future of the bioenergy industry. The event, co-hosted by the Biofuels International Conference & Expo, represents an excellent networking […]

EUBCE Call for papers open

EUBCE has opened a call for scientific or industry oriented abstracts on the bioenergy sector that will be evaluated by the respective Scientific or Industry Committee, and contribute in defining the Conference Programme of the 26th EUBCE. For more information visit the EUBCE webpage.  

COST Action open call, next deadline 7 September 2017, 12:00 noon (CET)

COST (European Cooperation in Science & Technology) is a European framework fostering  trans-national cooperation of researchers, engineers and scholars in Europe. COST Actions are science and technology networks open to researches and stakeholders, with the aim of developing networking activities such as workshops, conferences, training schools, short-term scientific missions (STSMs), and dissemination activities, for a duration of […]