E.ON's biofuel power station in Lockerbie, Scotland, with timber supplies.
CEESEN experts claim that Paris agreement commitment can be fulfilled without sacrificing forests in Central and Eastern Europe. They argue that wood biomass for energy purposes could actually release very high levels of greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) and that subsidies provided for bioenergy support coal generation in CEE. Their position comes at a time when […]

Is burning wood the road to low-carbon transition?

Household heating causes medium to high levels of air pollution in over half of Hungarian settlements, according to a new WWF report on municipal heating systems in Hungary. The report also found that energy poverty is a concern to 80 percent of Hungarian municipalities and that the insulation and the heating systems of municipal buildings […]

Household heating causing high levels of air pollution in Hungary ...

Azi, 22 noiembrie 2017 MDRAPFE a publicat calendarul apelurilor de proiecte care se estimează a fi lansate până la 30 iunie 2018 Ministerul Dezvoltării Regionale, Administrației Publice și Fondurilor Europene va lansa până la sfârșitul acestui an apeluri de proiecte de peste 2 miliarde euro fonduri europene, potrivit calendarului estimativ publicat într-un comunicat. „Este important […]

MDRAPFE a publicat calendarul apelurilor de proiecte care se estimează ...

Jana Plaminkova
Last week in Prague, 200 participants from 11 countries participated in the international conference of CEESEN – Central Eastern European Sustainable Energy Network – where they learned how transition to more sustainable communities can be achieved. The conference, held on 19-20th October, gathered professionals and opinion leaders from the region to collectively design a path […]

Milestone in Energy Transition for Central and Eastern Europe

CEESEN Conference
Two-day event on Oct 18-19th fostering collaboration between energy stakeholders from government, research, NGOs and business towards achieving the European targets in terms of greenhouse gas emissions, energy efficiency and renewable energy by 2050. Entrance is free! Read more from https://ceesen.org/conference/

CEE Energy Transition Conference has started in Prague, CZ

Today, September 22th, is the World Car-Free Day that celebrates the healthy and active lifestyle. We are reminded for one day to leave our cars behind and walk/cycle around our towns, cities and neighborhoods. Car ownership in CEE countries is 409 passenger cars per thousand inhabitants in 2015, still considerably below EU average (482) and […]

Celebrating the active lifestyle in Wold Car-Free Day

CEESEN is calling on the ministers to strengthen the phase-out of fossils and support the low-carbon economy   Tartu, 2017.09.19 – This week an informal meeting takes place in Tallinn, Estonia, where ministers for Energy and Transport in the EU are gathering to discuss several issues, among which the energy efficiency is crucial according to […]

Demanding high ambitions for 2030