Tag: European Commission

European Commission to support Africa with $5B energy projects

The European Commission will continue to support Africa by promoting renewables through the Africa Renewable Energy Initiative, as it announced the preparation of 19 new renewable energy projects in Africa, with a total potential investment of €4.8 billion ($5 billion).

Eurofer urges EU leaders to save European steel industry

Belgium, Brussels: As the European Commission launched a Communication on Steel - Preserving Sustainable Jobs and Growth in Europe, the European Council met to discuss jobs, growth and competitiveness.

EU ministers worry over Chinese steel dumping

Belgium, Brussels: Some of EU trade ministers who met in Brussels on Monday 29 February to discuss steel trade anti-dumping measures believe the EU needs to tighten up its anti-dumping rules to protect its steel industry from cheaper Chinese imports.

Import duties for Russian & Chinese non-stainless steels

Belgium, Brussels: The European Commission has imposed provisional anti-dumping duties on the import of Russian and Chinese non-stainless steels after it found that imports from the two countries unfairly undercut producers in Europe such as ArcelorMittal and ThyssenKrupp AG, states the Official Journal.

Siemens wins $185M order for Denmark-Holland HVDC link

Siemens has been awarded a $185 million (€170 million) order to supply an HVDC link between the Dutch and Danish power grids from the power grid service provider Danish Energinet.dk and its Dutch counterpart TenneT TSO, according to the company press release.

EU states approve electrical steel minimum prices

European steel makers have won the support of European Union governments to impose minimum prices on certain imports of electrical steels from the U.S., Russia, Japan, China and South Korea, Transformers Magazine has learnt.

EU Commission finds evidence of severe dumping of GOES

Belgium, Brussels: A pending European Commission decision on ‘Minimum Import Prices’ (MIPs) for Grain Oriented Electrical Steel (GOES) would safeguard a vital strategic subsector of the steel industry and preserve the competitiveness of the European electrical transformer business.

EU regulation on GOES import duties comes into effect

European Union, Brussels: The European Commission has adopted the regulation for imposing provisional anti-dumping duty on imports of grain-oriented electrical steel from China, Japan, South Korea, Russia and the U.S., according to the Official Journal of the European Union.

EU anti-dumping tariffs on GOES imports revealed

European Union, Brussels: Referring to sources familiar with the European Commission proposal of the imposition of anti-dumping duties on imports of grain-oriented electrical steel (GOES) to be enforced next month, Reuters has revealed the countries and tariffs covered by the proposition.