‘Two-thirds of consumers support carbon footprint labelling on products’

France, Italy and Spain are the markets with the highest number of consumers who think carbon labelling is a good idea, according to a global survey

Ansaldo Nuclear deploys custom robot for nuclear decommissioning project

The project aims to retrieve around 860 tonnes of radioactive waste from the Caorso Nuclear power plant

Blue skies across Europe as coronavirus lockdown slashes air pollution

The change in the amount of nitrogen dioxide in the atmosphere is particularly broad in Paris, Milan and Madrid, according to the European Space Agency

Italy’s Snam takes steps to ensure gas flow during coronavirus outbreak

Europe’s biggest gas pipeline firm is said to have initiated a maximum-security protocol and plans to operate in two-week shifts

O bella ciao: FIAT introduces first EV

The ‘La Prima’ EVs will include a home charging system that can simply be connected to a normal home outlet

Coronavirus slashes Italian emissions

Following the nationwide lockdown, a ‘massive decline of nitrogen dioxide emissions’ is particularly visible in northern Italy, according to the European Space Agency

Green gas trial in Italy doubles level of hydrogen in mix to 10%

Snam previously experimentally introduced hydrogen into its natural gas transmission network in Contursi Terme, Salerno, at a level of 5%

EU bank backs EV charging network expansion with €25m loan

Be Charge, a subsidiary of Be Power Group, has set a goal of installing a total of 30,000 charging points across Italy

EU approves €3.2bn state aid by seven nations for battery research and innovation

Belgium, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Poland and Sweden will provide the funding, with the overall project expected to unlock an additional €5b in private investments

Seven new subsidy-free solar power plants switched on in Italy

Octopus Renewables said the plants, located on the island of Sardinia, have a total capacity of 70MW