EU Commission appoints Eric Gippini Fournier as Hearing Officer

The European Commission has appointed Mr. Eric Gippini Fournier as Hearing Officer for competition cases. As of December 1, 2021, he will join Dorothe Dalheimer, who was appointed as Hearing Officer in 2020. The Hearing Officers act as independent arbiter when a dispute arises about the effective exercise of procedural rights in merger and antitrust … More EU Commission appoints Eric Gippini Fournier as Hearing Officer

EU invests over EUR 1 billion in innovative projects to decarbonise the economy

The European Union is investing over EUR 1.1 billion into seven large-scale innovative projects under the Innovation Fund. The grants will support projects aiming to bring breakthrough technologies to the market in energy-intensive industries, hydrogen, carbon capture, use and storage, and renewable energy. The projects are located in Belgium, Italy, Finland, France, the Netherlands, Norway, … More EU invests over EUR 1 billion in innovative projects to decarbonise the economy