Heading for the winter

Clouds are gathering over Europe – from a war of attrition in its backyard to the rising prices and energy shortages unseen in decades – and the continent is bracing for a long, hard winter.

At the same time, EU institutions will be pressing on after the summer with measures and legislation to nudge the bloc along in its efforts to become greener, more resilient, and more capable of dealing with global challenges.

In this special report, EURACTIV is looking at what is coming up this autumn and how the European Union is preparing for the perfect storm, including legislative changes that will be on the table.