Consumers need to reduce their carbon footprint by replacing carbon-intensive by carbon-neutral consumption, which implies buying the appliances that allow them to do so. Workers and capital need to move from brown to green sectors.
How can the public sector meet the climate funding needs of the EU?
The EU Platform could become an effective emergency tool to safeguard Europe’s security of gas supply in case of a sudden interruption of Russian gas flows, but policymakers need to address challenges to make it work.
The ban on most Russian oil significantly scales up the EU response to aggression against Ukraine, but the bloc should stand ready for retaliatory actions.
A timely reflection on the EU’s latest round of sanctions banning Russian oil imports.
This chapter discusses the key obstacles that have so far prevented 840 million people worldwide from gaining access to electricity.
By acting together, the European Union can optimise its response to the energy crisis in all scenarios but each country will have to make concessions.
The EU lacks the coordination structure and transparent data necessary to most effectively navigate an embargo on Russian oil.
Even at this late hour, the European Union should consider taking a different path.
A tariff on imports of Russian fossil fuels would allow Europe to hit Russia's energy sector without great suffering.
Letter published in Science.
A punitive tariff on all energy imports from Russia would be a better choice than a gradually phased-in embargo on selected fuels.