My Articles About Energy Policy - Thomas Waitz

Revealed: Suffering on Pig-Farms

In 2021, 141 million pigs were kept on farms in the EU. A large proportion of them live at least part of their lives in cages. This concerns breeding sows in particular. “Compassion in World Farming” visited 16 pig farms from four European countries between February and May 2022 and uncovered immeasurable animal suffering. The […]

Taxonomy: Greenwashing Gas and Nuclear

By including gas and nuclear power in the taxonomy, the European Commission has taken this important instrument ad absurdum.

The EU taxonomy and “sustainable” …

The EU Commission has drafted a list of sustainable forms of energy to encourage investment in these areas. Gas and nuclear energy...

PAKS-2 Local inspection with experts: …

In the blazing midday heat, our delegation consisting of myself and the energy spokesman in the Austrian National Council, Martin Litschauer, arrived...

Urgent call: Reform the EURATOM Treaty

Together with civil society, we are sending this open letter to Ursula von der Leyen und Charles Michel and demanding for the...