Tackling Climate Change

/Tackling Climate Change
25 10, 2018

Joint meeting with Energy and Climate Change Group and Marine Resources Group

Photo by: Aberdeenshire Council Members of the North Sea Commission's Energy and Climate Change Group (ECCG) and the Marine Resources Group (MRG) held a joint meeting on 2-4 October in Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, with about 50 [...]

1 11, 2017

Joint meeting of transport and energy and climate change groups

The Transport and Energy and Climate Change groups met in Vestfold, Norway, on 5 – 6 October. Some 30 persons from member regions in Sweden, Denmark, Netherlands, Scotland and Norway participated. The meeting marks a [...]

10 04, 2017

CPMR’s North Sea & Atlantic Arc Commissions establish Brexit Task Forces

The CPMR Atlantic Arc and North Sea Commissions have established Brexit task forces to follow the negotiations and feed into the CPMR’s overall reflection on the Future of Europe. The Task forces have been set [...]

16 03, 2017

Regions support CPMR’s Future of Europe ‘Reflection’ at Political Bureau

CPMR member regions have given their full backing to the CPMR’s initiative to hold a ‘Reflection’ on the Future of Europe. The CPMR presented its proposal for the Reflection during its Political Bureau, held on [...]

18 09, 2016

Orkney-based energy centre awarded by the European Commission

The European Marine Energy Centre was named ‘Blue Economy Business of the Year’ at the European Commission’s Blue Economy Business Awards 2016 in Hamburg in September. EMEC is a development centre with test sites on [...]

16 09, 2016

Climate change adaption and mitigation in Noord-Nederland

On 14-16 September, the Energy and Climate Change Group and the Economic Development Group held a joint meeting hosted by the provinces of Drenthe and Groningen. The participants exchanged information on the climate change work and [...]

22 10, 2015

Emission Impossible workshop at Open Days

13th October NSC hosted a workshop during Open Days 2015 in Brussels. On the first day of the European Week of Regions and Cities the workshop Emission Impossible? – Linking policy and low-carbon transport projects presented four different [...]

12 06, 2015

Tom-Christer Nilsen joined Maros Sefcovic’s Energy Union Tour Delegation

On Friday 29th May, the President of the NSC, Tom-Christer Nilsen, joined a delegation led by the Vice-President of the European Commission for Energy Union, Maros Sefcovic, as part of the visit to the Cross-border [...]

23 04, 2015

Maritime industries and marine renewables on the agenda in Brussels

The North Sea Commission President and Secretariat attended a series of meetings in Brussels 21st and 22nd April arranged by CPMR on the theme of maritime industries and marine renewable energies. The meetings were well [...]