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A clear wind of change that might be turning East – interview with European Commission’s VP Frans Timmermans
Frans Timmermans, Vice President of the European Commission speaks about what the Commission has in store to reach the new emission reduction target and the importance of energy transition for Central and Eastern European countries.
By 2030, the economies of Central and South-Eastern Europe could cover 34 per cent of their rising energy demand cost-effectively with renewables, reports IRENA. However, further investments are needed.
The majority of MEPs in the European Parliament’s Environment Committee supported to increase the legally binding 2030 GHG emission reductions target to 60% up from the current 40%.
BIF IV Europe Holdings in cooperation with Mansa Investments, intend to launch a tender offer for 100% of the shares in Polenergia, advised by Dentons, in a move to delist the company from the Warsaw Stock Exchange.
The European Commission has approved a Lithuanian measure to issue a state guarantee for securing a loan for KN to purchase a Floating Storage and Regasification Unit for the LNG terminal of Klaipėda.
Energy think tank Ember has modelled a pathway to a coal-free Czechia by 2030. There is a feasible route, the lowest cost one being a strong focus on wind and solar, without replacing coal generation with fossil gas.
Pál Ságvári has been appointed vice president for international affairs of the Hungarian Energy and Public Utility Regulatory Authority (HEA) and new Vice-Chairperson of the Energy Regulators Regional Association (ERRA).