Italy’s ENI and UN Sign Sustainable Development Deal

Italy’s ENI and UN Sign Sustainable Development Deal

Italian energy major ENI and the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) signed 17 July a Joint Declaration, setting up a new, pioneering public-private cooperation model aimed at helping reach the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

US Removes Turkey from F35 Co-Production Programme

US Removes Turkey from F35 Co-Production Programme

Turkey has been formally ousted from the US-led F-35 fighter jet programme in response to Ankara’s decision to go ahead and receive the Russian S-400 Triumf missile system.

Mogherini Says Brussels Is Not Ready to Trigger Iran Nuclear Deal Dispute Mechanism

Mogherini Says Brussels Is Not Ready to Trigger Iran Nuclear Deal Dispute Mechanism

The EU’s foreign policy chief, Federica Mogherini, has declared that the remaining parties to the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, widely known as the Iran nuclear deal, have not detected any significant non-compliance by Tehran and will not at this time enforce the accord’s dispute mechanism that could lead to the reimposition of United Nations sanctions on the Islamic Republic.

Washington Braces for Sanctions Against Turkey

Washington Braces for Sanctions Against Turkey

Turkey received the first shipment of an advanced Russian air defence S-400 Triumf system on Friday, paving the way for a clash with Washington.

EIB and Amundi Partner to Promote Ecological Transition

EIB and Amundi Partner to Promote Ecological Transition

The European Investment Bank has signed an agreement with Amundi, a French asset management company, to ensure better access for European companies and green projects to market financing to speed up their energy transition.

EU Confident New Greek Government Will Fulfill All Commitments

EU Confident New Greek Government Will Fulfill All Commitments

Just when new Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis was being sworn-in, questions on whether the new conservative government will respect the fiscal agreements made by the outgoing administration of Alexis Tsipras.

Russia Floats Nuke Plant

Russia Floats Nuke Plant

Onboard the Akademik Lomonosov, Russia’s first Floating Nuclear Power Plant, there is already excited movement as preparations are being made for the long trip from Murmansk, in the far northwest of Russia, to the remote Arctic port of Pevek in the Chukotka region, one of Russia’s most isolated, with most of its territory located beyond the Arctic Circle.

Europe and India Collaborate on Solar Parks Initiative

Europe and India Collaborate on Solar Parks Initiative

Under the EU programme “Technical assistance for the implementation and management of identified solar parks”, the EU Delegation in India and Ministry of New and Renewable Energy jointly launched on 28 June the Standard Operation Procedures and monitoring tool for Indian solar parks.