Atlantic News

  • BlueInvest: Commission and EIF agree to mobilise €500 million with new equity fund for blue economy

    At the BlueInvest Days 2022 in Brussels, Commissioner Virginius Sinkevičius and European Investment Fund (EIF) Deputy Chief Executive, Roger Havenith have announced a new dedicated equity initiative for the blue economy under InvestEU.  

  • EUMOFA Published Meagre in the EU

    EUMOFA is pleased to announce the publication of a new Price Structure Analysis entitled Meagre in the EU.

  • Future of Biofuels Summit 19-20 Oct 2022 Copenhagen, Denmark

    4th European Conference and Expo
    Future of Biofuels 2022

    19-20 October, Copenhagen, Denmark

    After successful 2021 with over 150+ participants new 2022 will take place in Copenhagen on 19-20 October 2022.

  • EU4Ocean in action awards: Call for nominations!

    The EU4Ocean coalition, an initiative supported by the European Commission (EC), Directorate General Maritime Affairs and Fisheries (DG MARE), is nearly two-year old. It is time to celebrate this milestone and the many contributions of its growing communities to Let’s make Europe Blue!

  • Pilot Action on Partnerships for Regional Innovation: Your region can apply now

    The European Committee of the Regions and the European Commission's Joint Research Centre (JRC) have launched the call of interest for a new pilot action on Partnerships for Regional Innovation. The Pilot Action will involve up to 24 European participants (Member States, regions or groups of regions) who feel driven to transform their economies and societies and who are willing to further develop their own strategic policy framework dealing with innovation, industrial development, sustainability transitions and broader economic and social development.

  • Portugal to auction 3-4 GW of floating offshore wind farms in summer

    LISBON, March 16 (Reuters) - Portugal plans to hold its first auction for floating offshore farms this summer, which it hopes will be able to produce between 3 and 4 gigawatts (GW) of power in 2026, Environment and Energy Transition minister Joao Matos Fernandes told Reuters.

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    Source: Reuters, Reporting by Sergio Goncalves

  • Participation of Spanish National Hub in the Macro Regional Strategies week

    Today, March 10th, the Spanish National Hub of the Atlantic Action Plan took part as speaker at a workshop organized by DG MARE and DG REGIO within the Macro Regional Strategies week (7 to 11 March 2022). The workshop, titled “S3 interregional cooperation on sustainable blue economy: Cross fertilisation among MacroRegional Strategies an

  • European Maritime Day 2022

    The European Maritime Day (EMD) is the annual two-day event during which Europe’s maritime community meet to network, discuss and outline joint action on maritime affairs and sustainable blue economy.

  • Atlantic Action Plan 2.0

  • A new approach for a sustainable blue economy in the EU

    The European Commission has published a new communication adopting a new approach for a sustainable blue economy in the EU.