Tag: EU Commission

German industry concerned EU Commission wants to ban ICE engines by 2025

German industry concerned EU Commission wants to ban ICE engines by 2025

March 2, 2021 |

In Germany, the VDMA representing Germany’s mechanical industries says the EU Commission is pushing the Euro 7 emissions standard to help achieve carbon neutrality by 2050, which is supported by the mechanical and plant engineering sector. But now tighter regulations are already being considered for 2025, which experts believe would be ecologically and economically misguided, […]

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EU-funded BioWatch tool helps connect biobased research

EU-funded BioWatch tool helps connect biobased research

October 28, 2018 |

In Greece, the European Union-funded project, BIOWAYS launched their latest online interactive tool in their efforts to raise people’s awareness of bio-based products and their benefits to society, called BioWatch. Through this platform, BIOWAYS aims to help other projects in the bioeconomy sector increase the awareness of their bio-based research findings. BioWatch can be likened […]

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Yay or Nay – Will EU really say no more palm-based biodiesel?

Yay or Nay – Will EU really say no more palm-based biodiesel?

February 3, 2018 |

In the EU and Asia, the chaos continues about the proposed EU palm oil ban and outlook. The Backstory In case you haven’t heard about it and in a very simplified explanation, palm plantations have been expanding in several countries like Indonesia and Malaysia, leading to deforestation concerns. Environmental groups have long been against palm […]

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