Eight EU supercomputer sites selected

The eight locations across Europe that will house the continent's first supercomputer centres have been announced. These facilities will give 'researchers, industry and businesses' the tools to accelerate adva...

Global first for ship recycling

Europe is steering the world's shipping industry towards a greener future with robust new recycling regulations. From 31 December, 2018, EU Ship Recycling Regulation came into force, the first legally bindin...

Europe invests in bioeconomy

The European Commission has announced plans to accelerate growth in the bioeconomy. It wants to attract investment and generate jobs in the green economy by scaling up the sustainable use of renewable resour...

Get coding

Why should you get involved with European Code Week this October? There are fun and accessible events for all ages, designed to help citizens boost their digital literacy; and it is expected to engage a mill...

Big day for Europe’s circular economy

New waste to resource legislation comes into effect across the EU today. The waste package will support member states increase their recycling efforts. "By 2035 all EU countries should recycle at least 65...

EU nations say yes to more renewables

European countries this week backed EU renewable energy targets of 32% by 2030. The 32% figure was agreed by European leaders on 14 June; member states have now endorsed it and pledged to set out clear plans...

EU increases renewable energy targets

The European Union has made a preliminary agreement to set a binding renewable energy target for member states of 32% by 2030. This is an increase from the 27% put forward by the European Commission in late ...

Innovation trends in the EU

The EU Innovation Trends newsletter is a great way to keep up to date with all the game changing developments across Europe. It is produced by our friends at Incubator Europe, and provides insight into EU fu...

EU invests €13M in innovative SMEs

The European Union's research and innovation programme is investing €13 million in small and medium-sized companies (SMEs) as part of its latest funding drive. Over 250 SMEs will receive €50,000 phase 1 fina...

Tune into the circular economy

(EUROPE) Brussels will host a conference later this month focussed on finding solutions to the scourge of plastic waste. The Reinventing Plastics – Closing the Circle conference on 26 September will tackl...