European Perspectives

The latest in energy perspectives coming out of Europe.

  • Carbon Neutral Innovation: Helsinki’s Hot Heart Urban Heating Solution

    Carbon Neutral Innovation: Helsinki’s Hot Heart Urban Heating Solution

    The Hot Heart system functions like a giant thermal battery: renewable energy is converted into heat, stored in the basins and withdrawn through the city’s heat distribution channels.

    Read Article
  • ×

    DON'T MISS THE LATEST

    Get the latest PERSPECTIVES delivered to your inbox.

    Company Name
    !
    Thank you!
    Error - something went wrong!
  • READY TO LEVEL UP YOUR ENERGY STRATEGY?

    Let our experts guide you there.

    CONTACT US
  • The Drive to Net Zero
    -
    A podcast series focused on decentralizing, digitizing and decarbonizing energy

    LISTEN
  • Air Products Signs Virtual Power Purchase Agreement for Wind Electricity in Poland

    Air Products Signs Virtual Power Purchase Agreement for Wind Electricity in Poland

    Air Products’ drive to increase renewable electricity sourcing in Poland through a VPPA complements the country’s transformative Energy Policy.

    Read Article
  • NextGenerationEU: 10 Key Points for Companies on Europe's Recovery Plan

    NextGenerationEU: 10 Key Points for Companies on Europe's Recovery Plan

    With its €750B recovery plan, the EU will provide unprecedented funding to ensure a sustainable recovery from the pandemic. Here are 10 points companies need to know to benefit from this opportunity.

    Read Article
  • The EU Energy Efficiency Directive in Review – a Cornerstone to Close Ambition Gaps

    The EU Energy Efficiency Directive in Review – a Cornerstone to Close Ambition Gaps

    Europe is taking steps to close the ambition gap for its goal to become carbon neutral by 2050. Our expert discusses the current review of the Energy Efficiency Directive (EED) and its implications.

    Read Article
  • Schneider Electric Advances Corporate Climate Action with Global Supply Chain Decarbonization Service

    Schneider Electric Advances Corporate Climate Action with Global Supply Chain Decarbonization Service

    Enhanced service will help corporations reduce Scope 3 emissions through a unique combination of measurement, strategy, and solution implementation.

    Read Article
  • ALERT: Spain Completes First Round of Renewable Energy Auctions - Implications for Corporate Buyers

    ALERT: Spain Completes First Round of Renewable Energy Auctions - Implications for Corporate Buyers

    On January 26, the Spanish government published the results of the first auction under the REER. In this article, our SMEs break down the auction's results and potential impacts for corporate buyers.

    Read Article
  • A New Year’s resolution for the European Union
    -
    55% GHG reduction target approved

    READ ARTICLE
  • Schneider Electric Launches First of its Kind Climate Change Advisory Services

    Schneider Electric Launches First of its Kind Climate Change Advisory Services

    The fully integrated approach spans energy management, resource efficiency, renewable energy procurement, carbon offsetting, value chain decarbonization, and AI-driven data collection and disclosure.

    Read Article
  • The VELUX Group and Schneider Electric Partner to Pursue Renewable Energy

    The VELUX Group and Schneider Electric Partner to Pursue Renewable Energy

    Future renewable energy projects will further the world’s leading roof window manufacturer’s efforts to deliver on its 100% renewable electricity (RE100) target by 2023.

    Read Article
  • Greening the Financial Sector: New Sustainable Finance Regulations in the EU

    Greening the Financial Sector: New Sustainable Finance Regulations in the EU

    The financial sector is key to unlocking the system-wide change needed to reach net-zero emissions. Learn about the EU’s Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation and 4 steps to prepare your company.

    Read Article
  • The EU Renovation wave – how to make buildings at the heart of the green transition in Europe

    READ ARTICLE
  • Joining Forces for a Sustainable Future1:13

    Joining Forces for a Sustainable Future

    Four industry leading companies, Heineken, Philips, Nouryon and Signify, have teamed up to reduce carbon emissions in support of the UN Paris Climate Agreement.

    Watch Video
  • Adding Green Energy to the Grid: Philips, HEINEKEN, Nouryon & Signify Form First Pan-European Consortium for Future Wind Farm

    Adding Green Energy to the Grid: Philips, HEINEKEN, Nouryon & Signify Form First Pan-European Consortium for Future Wind Farm

    With Schneider Electric's help, Royal Philips, HEINEKEN, Nouryon, and Signify have formed the first consortium to sign a Pan-European green energy deal.

    Read Article
  • Schneider Electric responds to Boris Johnson’s ten point climate action plan

    READ ARTICLE
  • Businesses Call on EU to Raise 2030 Emissions Targets to 55 Percent

    Businesses Call on EU to Raise 2030 Emissions Targets to 55 Percent

    A diverse group of business leaders and investors across Europe have boldly pledged their support for climate action to be at the center of the EU's COVID recovery package.

    Read Article
  • Cross-border PPAs: New opportunities for business to decarbonize their electricity supply across Europe

    Cross-border PPAs: New opportunities for business to decarbonize their electricity supply across Europe

    Schneider Electric is pleased to have contributed to WBCSD's new report to raise understanding of how cross-border PPAs can increase renewable electricity procurement in Europe.

    Read Article
  • Science-Based Targets Initiative Surpasses 1,000 Signatories7:23

    Science-Based Targets Initiative Surpasses 1,000 Signatories

    Join us in commemorating the SBTi surpassing 1,000 signatories, as our experts reflect on how this initiative has evolved and how it will continue to impact corporate climate action.

    Watch Video
  • 5 Reasons for UK Companies to Closely Track 2020/21 Triad Season

    5 Reasons for UK Companies to Closely Track 2020/21 Triad Season

    The next Triad season is on for companies in the UK. Businesses successfully forecasting Triads can unlock great savings, but this Triad season will be unlike any other before.

    Read Article
  • Décret Tertiaire: One Year For French Building Owners to Comply

    Décret Tertiaire: One Year For French Building Owners to Comply

    The strict new legislation will require French companies to collect energy consumption data and develop an energy management strategy for their large buildings.

    Read Article
  • EU’s 2030 Climate Plan Makes Case for 55% Emissions Cut

    EU’s 2030 Climate Plan Makes Case for 55% Emissions Cut

    The European Commission has announced that it plans to raise its climate action ambition, keeping it on track to be carbon neutral by 2050.

    Read Article
  • Commodity Fundamentals: How does Carbon Drive Prices in the EU?4:44

    Commodity Fundamentals: How does Carbon Drive Prices in the EU?

    In this video, European Risk Manager Lejla Mesic, breaks down the EU ETS (European emission trading scheme) and how it affects EU businesses.

    Watch Video
  • Preparing for a ‘New Normal’: Translating the EU’s Green Deal into Action

    Preparing for a ‘New Normal’: Translating the EU’s Green Deal into Action

    What actions can a business practically take to be part of Europe's sustainable transition? Learn more from Schneider Electric expert, Tom Bardwell, on what companies can do to stay ahead.

    Read Article
  • Food & Beverage Company Identifies €16M in Energy Savings

    Food & Beverage Company Identifies €16M in Energy Savings

    With proactive leadership, one European Food & Bev leader found energy and carbon savings in their approach to energy and resource management.

    View PDF
  • loading
    Loading More...