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Austria fails in attempt to block Hinkley Point C

The European Court of Justice has rejected Austria's appeal against the European Commission's 2014 decision to approve the UK's support for the Hinkley Point C nuclear power plant, which is under construction in Somerset, England. The Court of Justice, the supreme court of the European Union in matters of European Union law, agreed with the Commission that the project is in line with EU state aid rules.

read more... 23/09/2020


Germany determined to complete Nord Stream 2 pipeline despite US pressure, Merkel says

Chancellor Angela Merkel reaffirmed the German government's determination to complete the construction of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline from Russia, despite attempts by the United States to kill the project.

read more... 02/09/2020


Quicker offshore wind farm construction and geothermal mine water projects win funding

They are part of 17 projects that will receive funding of up to £500,000 each

read more... 11/08/2020


Estonia, Latvia eye joint development of 1-GW offshore wind farm

The governments of Estonia and Latvia have agreed on a project envisaging the construction of an up to 1-GW offshore wind farm in the Gulf of Riga, in the Baltic Sea.

read more... 06/08/2020


Germany continues viewing Nord Stream 2 as economic project

The US authorities already held talks with German and European companies involved in construction of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline, the German Die Welt paper wrote on Saturday with reference to sources

read more... 28/07/2020