Spain activates air conditioning limits

Homes and public buildings in the country will be banned to be cooled by less than 27°C

EU ban on Russian coal comes into force

The coal cutoff is predicted to impact about €8 billion worth of Russian exports every year

‘Weather extremes could destabilise entire socioeconomic systems’

Energy, health and agriculture sectors are those likely to see the worst cascading effects of extreme weather, according to a new study

‘Russia’s natural gas pipeline exports to Europe near historic lows’

Exports to Europe and the UK declined by almost 40% during the first seven months of 2022, according to a new report

Deliveries of Russian oil to Europe halted

Slovakia, Czech Republic and Hungary are expected to be affected by the suspended Russian oil pipeline flows

EU gas contingency plan comes into effect today

The plan calls for all European countries to voluntarily reduce their gas consumption by 15%

EDP Renewables buys 70% stake in German-based solar developer

Kronos Solar Projects has a portfolio of 9.4GW of projects in different stages of development in Germany, France, Netherlands and the UK

Germany to inspect freshly arrived Nord Stream gas turbine today

German Chancellor will visit Siemens Energy’s site where Nord Stream 1 gas turbine is kept after undergoing maintenance

Europe urged to clamp down on growing greenhouse gases black market

Illegal hydrofluorocarbons smuggled into the EU amount to nearly 30% of the legal trade, according to the Environmental Investigation Agency

Germany starts rationing hot showers to save on gas

Authorities of a German city race to save kilowatts as gas shortage scenarios are looming