The EU and Japan have today intensified their cooperation on hydrogen with the signature of a Memorandum of Cooperation to spur innovation and develop an international hydrogen market.
The underwater electricity connection linking the two EU countries will have an approximate length of 600 km and a capacity of 700 MW, enough to power 450,000 households.
The Commission has set out today the intermediate gas storage filling targets that Member States should meet next year in order to reach the 90% gas storage target by 1 November 2023.
Reducing energy consumption and achieving energy savings is essential to deliver the European Green Deal.
Energy from renewable sources reduces greenhouse gas emissions and lowers our dependence on imported fossil fuels.
The EU's integrated internal energy market helps to keep energy affordable and guarantee secure supplies.
The EU's strategy for secure, competitive, and sustainable energy.
Ensuring the efficient and responsible use of fossil fuels.
A modern energy infrastructure, connecting markets and regions, is crucial to meet EU’s energy and climate goals.
The EU works to ensure that energy supplies from abroad are secure and affordable.
Innovation in low-carbon and clean energy technologies are essential to fulfil the EU’s energy union strategy.
EU programmes, calls for tenders and private-public initiatives to finance energy projects.
EU energy cooperation with countries around the world and international institutions.
The EU aims to ensure safe and secure use of civil nuclear energy which generates almost 30% of its electricity.
Our energy systems need to be sufficiently flexible to facilitate cross-border, cross-sector innovation and investment.