Fighting energy poverty: from East to West

All around Europe, the fight against energy poverty is gaining momentum as people and groups connect the dots between climate change, air pollution, social inequality, and health. Ending energy poverty has also been presented as central in the new European Green Deal. Cold, heat, quality of buildings, energy bills... Challenges vary tremendously across our continent. …

European Green Deal: which groups are calling for action?

On Wednesday 15 January 2020, the European Parliament will vote on its position on the European Green Deal. All political groups have prepared position documents outlining their vision for an energy transition. But how do they measure up on ambition to address energy poverty? Here's our analysis. European Left Group (GUE/NGL) The European Left Group …