Celebrating 10 years
Inside EYP Poland Imagine a place where everyone spoke your language but no one shared your native tongue. Imagine a place where everyone knew where you stood but no one had walked in your shoes. Imagine a place where everyone worked together but no one’s opinion was unheard . From a kitchen table in France […]
Today is Our Time
In light of the lobby night happening on the 26th of October, the media team presents you with an introduction to lobbying in the energy sector inside the EU. In addition, you can find instructions for the lobby night and your role in it at the end of the article. Lobbying inside the European energy […]
Conflict of Interest
The first official video produced by the Media Team of Power Shifts Academic Forum – Warsaw 2016. Video edited by Mazen Zibara (LV).
“Ask not what you can do for your country. Ask what’s for lunch.”
A number of Member States are heavily reliant on fossil fuels and the political will is not there to progress to the renewable energy sector. Are the EU energy goals guiding Member States on diverging paths? The European Union was originally set up as an energy union to uphold the peace within what would become a union […]
The Power Challenge
Rethinking our eating for a brighter future. In Europe today, the food sector is a major consumer of energy: the amount of energy necessary to cultivate, process, pack and bring the food to European citizens’ tables accounts for 17 % of the EU’s gross energy consumption in 2013, equivalent to about 26 % of the […]
In order to keep you entertained during the session and also help you win a pretty cool prize in the end, the Media Team is organising the Power Challenge. By making participants take part in the Power Challenge we are hoping to energise them during their fruitfull discusions while engaging them on a learning journey […]
Humanity’s energy consumption
The energy market is perhaps the biggest form of cross-border cooperation between Member States in the EU. Today, no European country can cover its energy needs from its own resources, exemplifying that cooperation in the field is essential for the future. The 2014 report published by the European Commission shows that in addition to cross-border […]
Have a look at what an industrial engineering student had to say about humanity’s energy consumption and the role individuals play in it. Video by Michael Ernst. What do you think? Join the debate!