Fri. May 27th, 2022
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EU Commissioner McGuinness presenting the EU taxonomy proposals. Source: EU Commission
IEA
  • Update on IEA 2022 Ministerial Meeting
  • EU Commissioner Simson participates in the International Energy Agency’s annual ministerial meeting in Paris
EUROPEAN COUNCIL
  • Main agenda of the European Council, 24-25 March 2022
EU TAXONOMY
  • EU Commission: Answer to a written question – Taxonomy assessment of the Platform on Sustainable Finance
  • Austausch mit Finanzmarktkommissarin McGuinness zur Taxonomie – Markus Ferber kritisiert planwirtschaftlichen Ansatz der Kommission
BATTERY TECH
  • EU Commission approves €209 million Hungarian aid for the construction of SK On Hungary’s electric vehicle battery plant
  • EU clears joint venture by Porsche Austria, Denzel, and Saubermacher
ENERGY SECURITY
  • G7 Energy Ministers discuss situation in Ukraine and distortions on international energy markets
  • EU Commission: Answer to a written question – Application of Article 7 TEU procedure against Germany – supplementary question
  • TotalEnergies to Stop Purchasing Oil and Petroleum Products from Russia
  • Neuer Termin: ifo Vortrag Versorgungssicherheit Strom
ENERGY REGULATION
  • “The role of Energy Agencies and the challenges of the energy transition” – European Energy Network
  • E.DSO: Technical visit in Aspern (Austria)
  • The European Energy Regulators’ Annual Reports
HYDROGEN
  • The EU Hydrogen and Decarbonised Gas Market Package: Revising the governance and creating a hydrogen framework – Florence School of Regulation
  • Latest Hydrogen headlines
    • UK falling behind Germany and South Korea in its plans to increase low-carbon hydrogen and reach net zero
    • Is hydrogen the answer to a zero-emission coach fleet?
    • Saudi Aramco joins Rice University’s Carbon Hub; coproduction of hydrogen and advanced carbon materials from hydrocarbons
    • Green Hydrogen: NTPC to develop standalone fuel cell-based microgrid project
    • Honda to demonstrate hydrogen as back-up power source
    • New think tank to explore nuclear hydrogen production
    • EDF Renewables UK and Hynamics announce investment in green hydrogen at Teesside
    • Fraunhofer UMSICHT extracts methanol from steel mill gases and hydrogen
    • Airbus Will Test Hydrogen Propulsion On The A380
    • Fortescue optimistic about 2030 green hydrogen production goal
    • DSME, KNOC team up on hydrogen/ammonia, LCO2 carriers
    • Cluster sequencing Phase-2: eligible projects (power CCUS, hydrogen and ICC)
    • A First in South Africa for Green Hydrogen
    • Multi-stepwise Charge Transfer via MOF@MOF/TiO2 Dual-heterojunction Photocatalysts towards Hydrogen Evolution
    • Hydrogen-Electric Minibus – Powered by Luxfer Gas Cylinders – Launches in Slovakia Ahead of Europe-Wide Showcase
    • eCombustible to being construction of hydrogen-based fuel modules at Anglo American’s Brazilian nickel operations
    • [ASAP] Smart PdH@MnO2 Yolk–Shell Nanostructures for Spatiotemporally Synchronous Targeted Hydrogen Delivery and Oxygen-Elevated Phototherapy of Melanoma
    • [ASAP] Highly Selective Oxygen Reduction to Hydrogen Peroxide on a Carbon-Supported Single-Atom Pd Electrocatalyst
    • [ASAP] Hollow Multishell-Structured TiO2/MAPbI3 Composite Improves Charge Utilization for Visible-Light Photocatalytic Hydrogen Evolution
    • [ASAP] Electrochemical Formation and Activation of Hydrogen Peroxide from Water on Fluorinated Tin Oxide for Baeyer–Villiger Oxidation Reactions
    • [ASAP] Intramolecular Hydrogen Atom Transfer Hydroarylation of Alkenes toward δ‑Lactams Using Cobalt-Photoredox Dual Catalysis
NUCLEAR ENERGY
  • Update 29 – IAEA Director General Statement on Situation in Ukraine
EU PARLIAMENT REGISTER
  • AMENDMENTS 27 – 323 – Draft opinion on the proposal for a Council directive restructuring the Union framework for the taxation of energy products and electricity (recast) – PE719.942v01-00

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