Showing posts from April 19, 2016

EU SMART CITIES Weekly Telegram - 18 April 2016

# DUTCH EU PRESIDENCYDutch EU Presidency: A living lab for innovations with impactEurope-wide campaign launched to promote sustainable work and healthy ageing for allInformal Transport and Environment Council to discuss smart, sustainable and secure mobilityDutch EU Presidency: The future of mobility in EuropeDutch EU Presidency: EU ministers to try out self-driving cars in AmsterdamDutch EU Presidency: Stimulating European research and urban innovationAmsterdam named Europe’s new innovation capital# JPI URBAN EUROPEUrban Europe: Projects Meeting in Amsterdam: JPI Urban Europe projects gather Urban Europe: NEW: JPI Urban Europe Projects Catalogue# URBACTLooking for partners for your project idea? The IN marketplace is now open!Council of European Municipalities and Regions (CEMR)# EU COMMISSIONEU Commission presents measures to digitise European industry# EU COMMISSION - DG REGIOSMART REGIONS Conference# EU COMMISSION - DG ENERGYDG Energy Call: Building the investment community for in…

EU CLIMATE Telegram - 18 April 2016

# POST COP21UNFCCC: Up to 155 Countries Set to Sign Paris Agreement in New York on 22 April19 April press briefing on Paris Agreement signing ceremonyBilan du déplacement de Madame Ségolène Royal, Présidente de la COP, à WashingtonIntervention de la Présidente de la COP, Ségolène Royal, en tant que co-présidente de l'Assemblée de haut niveau sur le prix du carboneUN FEATURE: Ahead of Paris Agreement signing, cyclone-hit Fiji champions climate change action# CLIMATE FINANCEEIB: From agreement to action: ClimateGreen Finance Symposium Explores Financial Mechanisms to Promote Low-Carbon Global Economic Growth – UNEP# CARBON USAGEFinal EU Commission report: Identification of future CO2 infrastructure networks# CARBON MARKETSThe World Bank: Carbon Pricing - Building on the Momentum of the Paris AgreementEU Market: Carbon shadows crude to pare earlier losses, but bearish signs ahead - Carbon PulseaBundesumweltministerium unterstützt China beim Emissionshandel# TRANSPORT EMISSIONSEP Thin…

EU ENERGY Telegram - 18 April 2016

# ENERGY UNIONHighlights - Exchange of views with Commissioners Karmenu Vella and Miguel Arias Cañete - Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food SafetyEU Parliament background: Energy price transparencyState of the Energy Union 2015  – EESCVienna Energy Forum addresses challenges facing the Energy Union - Energy Community​​Save the date Florence Forum 13 - 14 June 2016Energy infrastructure forum – ENTSO-EDG Energy Study on comparative review of investment conditions for electricity and gas Transmission System Operators (TSOs) in the EUDG Energy Call: Building the investment community for innovative energy technology projectsDG Energy Infographics on the Energy union# ENERGY DIPLOMACYDG Energy: Joint Statement on Energy during the EU high level delegation of HR/VP Federica Mogherini and EU Commissioners to Iran# ELECTRICITY MARKET DESIGNUpdate on EURELECTRIC Conference: Electricity market design: fit for consumers and decarbonisation# ENERGY REGULATIONTrio of consultations …

EU LEGAL Telegram - 18 April 2016

# COMPETITION POLICYCompetition: the mother of invention – Speech by EU Commissioner Margrethe VestagerHearings - Empowering the national competition authorities - 19-04-2016 - Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs81th GCLC Lunch Talk: The ECN+ Initiative: Outcome and Challenges of the Commission Consultation# UK REFERENDUMUK Research and analysis: HM Treasury analysis: the long-term economic impact of EU membership and the alternativesSpeech: HM Treasury analysis on the EU referendum: George Osborne's speech# TAX TRANSPARENCYEP THINKTANK Briefing - Country-by-country reporting for multinational enterprise groupsUK Open consultation: Tackling tax evasion: a new corporate offence of failure to prevent the criminal facilitation of tax evasion# PARTY FINANCINGCouncil of Europe: Financing of political parties - international conference organised by IFES# MIGRATION FRAMEWORKEU Commission: New measures approved to improve stability and tackle the root causes of irregular migration#…