Green technologies enable almost 90 percent less greenhouse gas emissions in industrial applications
Due to its integration in all sectors, the mechanical and plant engineering industry plays a key role in reducing global greenhouse gas emissions.
Understanding the Green New Deal: out with the old, in with the new?
Figuring at the top of the agenda and the three words on everyone’s lips in Brussels, the Green New Deal positions the new European Commission as a global leader on climate action. VDMA European Office takes a look at the planned measures and their potential impact on the mechanical engineering sector.
"Getting out of coal-usage must go hand in hand with promoting other technologies"
The Coal Exit Act can only be the first step. Now more commitment to other technologies is needed. In addition, further burdens on industry must be avoided.
Green New Deal: A window of opportunity for innovative technologies and industries
VDMA welcomes the Commission proposal for a Green New Deal. This is an encouraging first step on the path to reaching the EU’s climate targets which puts industrial policy back on the European Commission’s agenda. Mrs von der Leyen has shown her Green Agenda is more than an election campaign and is prepared to act.

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BMWi Commission of Experts is right: Energy price reform necessary!
The commission of experts appointed by the Federal Ministry of Economics has recommended a comprehensive reform of energy prices in Germany.
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