Our briefs and analysis delve into decarbonization and sustainability topics.
Second high-level impact lunch in Budapest
The Equilibrium Institute held its second high-level impact lunch in the framework of the project on 2 October 2023.
Non-financial reporting workshop in the Czech Republic
Workshop on non-financial reporting took place on January 19, 2023 in Prague
ESG Workshop in Budapest
The Equilibrium Institute held a closed-door workshop on November 29.
EUKI Networking Conference in Prague
We organized the Czech EUKI Community Conference in cooperation with the European Climate Initiative (EUKI). The event brought together implementers of Czech EUKI projects in the exciting times of the Czech presidency of the Council of the European Union.
Prague Workshop on Green Bonds
The International Sustainable Finance Centre (ISFC) held a closed-door workshop on September 22 themed around sustainability and green bonds.
Czech Republic faces a natural gas supply crunch
The 15% consumption cut is likely sufficient this winter. Over the medium term, however, Czech Republic needs to double its currently booked LNG capacity to cover the domestic consumption.
The Industry Doom in Czech Republic: Keen Policy Judgment is Needed
Energy intensive industries are nearing a tipping point. CEE region’s loss of competitiveness might prevail as alternative energy is scarce and there is lower confidence in the efficacy of swift electrification and green transition of the energy sector at scale.
Chemical Industry Will Go Bust. Where will the Emissions Go?
Soaring gas and carbon prices are painful for the chemical sector. The crisis may turn the EU's attention to chemical sectors’ complexity that the Taxonomy regulation could not fully appreciate and ESG reporting frameworks too have likely fallen short of reckoning. Planning for gas rationing might help to better model the chemicals value chains which indirectly can help efforts to derive better policies for decarbonisation.
The Industry Taskforce
The Taskforce will pool key decision makers and power brokers from the region to provide expert input, peer review for research and act as ambassadors of the project.