Thought Leaders

Gert De Block

Winter package: EU doesn't need 'one-size-fits-all' energy approach

24 March 2017

The EU doesn't need a 'one-size-fits-all' energy approach, explains Gert De Block.

Bjørn Otto Sverdrup

If industry can make low carbon a business advantage, Paris aims will be met

22 March 2017

The world needs low cost and lower emissions energy producers, writes Bjørn Otto Sverdrup.

Nigel Cotton

Renewables bring SMEs and the public closer to the EU

21 March 2017

Renewables can bring SMEs and the public closer to the EU, writes Nigel Cotton.

Ignacio S. Galán is Chairman and CEO of Iberdrola

Decarbonisation requires shared responsibility between business and governments

20 March 2017

Decarbonisation requires a shared responsibility between business and governments, argues Ignacio S. Galán.

Townsend Feehan

Policymakers must avoid leading EU into age of data prohibition

17 March 2017

EU policymakers must avoid leading Europe into an age of data prohibition, warns Townsend Feehan.

Tomasz W. Stępień

Was the revision of the EU firearms directive worth the effort?

3 March 2017

Was the revision of the EU firearms directive worth the effort, asks Tomasz W. Stępień

Mark Lichtenhein

EU Copyright Reform: Contractual freedom under attack

9 February 2017

Contractual freedom is under attack and consumers will suffer, warns Mark Lichtenhein.

European Lotteries

Audiovisual media services directive must protect consumers

6 February 2017

The audiovisual media services directive must protect consumers, argues Hansjörg Höltkemeier.

Tony Graziano, Huawei

Sustainable Development can only succeed if we work together, says Huawei’s Tony Graziano

27 December 2016

Paris agreement and the UN’s sustainable development goals are a testimony to the difference we can make when we join forces across geographical, sectoral and policy dividing lines argues Huawei...

Iain Conn

What's at stake for European energy post-Brexit?

20 December 2016

Iain Conn asks, what's at stake for European energy post-Brexit?

Colonel Ahmet Zeki Ucok

Turkey: Failed coup was years in the making

18 November 2016

The failed coup in Turkey was years in the making, writes Ahmet Zeki Üçok.

Martin Kern

Innovation-powered Europe brings jobs and growth

4 November 2016

An innovation-powered Europe brings jobs, growth and improved quality of life, writes Martin Kern.

Malcolm McDowell

Sustainable renewable fuels key to meeting EU's 2030 energy and climate objectives

24 October 2016

Sustainable renewable fuels are key to meeting the EU's ambitious 2030 energy and climate objectives, writes Malcolm McDowell.