EU and US LNG industry stakeholders have issued a joint statement in support of RePowerEU and the US-EU Energy Security Taskforce US LNG targets. In the statement presented, industry representatives from both sides of the Atlantic call for prioritisation of climate ambition and investor certainty.
Press Release: 12 associations welcome progress towards clear EU targets to accelerate renewable gases deployment
12 associations have welcomed the European Commission’s proposed target to scale up biomethane production to 35bcm by 2030 and boost the production of renewable hydrogen in Europe.
James Watson, Eurogas Secretary General, commented, “The European Commission gets the message that gases are good for the energy transition, for industry and for households across Europe”.
With the publication of the European Commission’s Fit for 55 package, Eurogas is calling for renewed stakeholder dialogue across the energy sector. The publication of the Fit for 55 proposals offers a unique opportunity to move on climate action.
Eurogas is pleased to announce that its General Assembly elected Didier Holleaux, Executive Vice-President of ENGIE Group, as the association’s President today.
Press Release: 12 associations call for 2030 targets to reduce GHG intensity of gas and scale up of renewable gas
The EU needs binding 2030 targets to reduce the GHG intensity of gas consumed and increase demand for renewable gas, according to a joint letter shared with policy makers today.
The European Commission’s move to come up with specific green-investment legislation for the natural gas sector presents an opportunity to go further in the fight against climate change, Eurogas has said.
Eurogas has an established commitment to 2050 carbon neutrality and is now increasing its ambition to achieve this sooner. A DNV study, commissioned by Eurogas, has shown that this could be cost-effectively achieved not much later than 2045.
Press Release: Gaseous solutions are vital for a future-proof energy market in Central and Eastern Europe
Philippe Sauquet, Eurogas President, commented: “Ahead of winter, heating homes at an affordable cost and in the most efficient way becomes an especially relevant topic”.
Press Release: Securing High-skilled Green Jobs in the Gas Sector is Integral to the Just Transition
Today the European trade union federations, EPSU and industriAll European Trade Union, and the industry association Eurogas, adopted a common position on the Just Transition in the Green Deal.
Press Release: Clean Gas Technologies recognised as key opportunities in the EU’s New Industrial Strategy
Clean gas technologies have been recognised for their ability to elevate Europe’s global climate leadership, in the Council conclusions on the European Industrial Strategy.
Eurogas Annual Conference addressed the role of the gas sector in delivering a climate-neutral Europe by 2050, while securing Europe’s position as a global leader in climate technologies.