Nuclear energy is back – proponents adopt declaration in Brussels

Nuclear energy is back – proponents adopt declaration in Brussels

At the first-ever Nuclear Energy Summit in Brussels, a number of countries pushed for nuclear power as a way to achieve carbon neutrality in the bloc by 2050 – but opponents warn of the risks of expanding its production. At the same time, renewable energy also remains key to the EU’s energy and climate debate. How divided is Europe on nuclear power?

Time to “negotiate” end to war in Ukraine, fighting the right with social policies, says Left EU lead candidate Baier

Time to “negotiate” end to war in Ukraine, fighting the right with social policies, says Left EU lead candidate Baier

The European Left group wants to score points in the European election campaign with demands for affordable housing, free access to education, healthcare and public transport. Lead Candidate Walter Baier said in an exclusive interview with the European Newsroom that it was time to “negotiate” an end to Russia’s war in Ukraine and explained the Left’s strategy to fight the far-right.