On Monday, the report Winning the Race to Net Zero has been published. It offers pathways and strategies for CEOs across the globe to navigate through the transition. The report calls for a fast decarbonisation by showing leading examples and presenting findings by scientific bodies like International Energy Agency (IEA) and IRENA.
Yesterday, an article from Bioenergy Europe’s member Turboden was published on Euractiv describing the socio-economic and environmental benefits of bioenergy by presenting two projects in Italy. The article stresses that a holistic approach of accounting benefits for climate, industry and society backed up by a robust policy framework can enable bioenergy to help achieve decarbonisation and promote a sustainable economy.
After having adopted the Communication on Sustainable Carbon Cycles last December, the Commission is now organising an online conference on 31 January where decision makers and experts from different backgrounds can share their experiences on the certification on carbon removals. A draft agenda is available and registration is open.
MEP Pina Picierno (S&D, IT), rapporteur of the AGRI committee for the revision of the Renewable Energy Directive (REDIII), published the draft report for the AGRI opinion. The document stresses the need for trained installers, especially for renewable heat sources. For more information, please contact Irene di Padua.