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The JRC is developing new and innovative digital technologies to support law enforcement
The JRC is developing new and innovative digital technologies to support law enforcement
Feb 26 2021
The JRC works at the cutting edge of innovations to help law enforcement at all stages of criminal investigations: from identifying victims and perpetrators of crime, to tracking down and bringing criminals to justice.
The EU’s health and long-term care workforce will need to grow by 11 million workers between 2018 and 2030 to meet the demands of an ageing population
The EU’s health and long-term care workforce will need to grow by 11 million workers between 2018 and 2030 to meet the demands of an ageing population
Feb 25 2021
A JRC study published today analyses the EU’s changing demography and the impact on demand for health and long-term care.
 Forests' vulnerability to insect outbreaks has increased, especially in the rapidly warming northern forests.
Forests' vulnerability to insect outbreaks has increased, especially in the rapidly warming northern forests.
Feb 23 2021
Climate change has made Europe’s forests more vulnerable to hazards like fires, insect outbreaks, windthrows, or a combination of the three.
A scientist is setting up a portable emissions measurement system (PEMS) at the JRC vehicle emissions laboratory.
A scientist is setting up a portable emissions measurement system (PEMS) at the JRC vehicle emissions laboratory.
Feb 22 2021
Today, the JRC published its third Report on conformity factors, which are used to assess compliance of vehicles with emission limits while performing a Real Driving Emissions test.
European research on renewables and other low-carbon energy technologies is delivering potentially cost-effective solutions.
European research on renewables and other low-carbon energy technologies is delivering potentially cost-effective solutions.
Feb 22 2021
The Low-Carbon Energy Observatory (LCEO) analyses the state of play in EU research and innovation trends and the policy measures for eleven low-carbon technologies.
Distribution System Operators (DSOs)’s role has evolved and diversified along with the transition towards a cleaner electricity system
Distribution System Operators (DSOs)’s role has evolved and diversified along with the transition towards a cleaner electricity system
Feb 22 2021
The study recently published by the Joint Research Centre (JRC) presents insights about the big DSOs in Europe (those serving more than 100 000 customers) that confirm their increasing role of as innovators and enablers of Smart Grid features.
Deep renovations would generate a total energy saving potential of almost 60% of current consumptions
Deep renovations would generate a total energy saving potential of almost 60% of current consumptions
Feb 19 2021
JRC study contains information and datasets useful for decision-making on allocating renovation resources for maximum return, while ensuring a balanced regional development within the framework of the Renovation Wave and the national Recovery and Resilience Plans.
The index uses 25 indicators with specific goalposts to follow the path taken by various countries towards fair and prosperous sustainability
The index uses 25 indicators with specific goalposts to follow the path taken by various countries towards fair and prosperous sustainability
Feb 18 2021
The index ranks all EU countries plus 45 others around the world on their performance along four transitions: economic, social, environmental and governance.
The report provides insights on diverse demographic change in Europe
The report provides insights on diverse demographic change in Europe
Feb 11 2021
Europe’s population is getting older, but not all places are ageing equally.
Autonomous vehicles can only reach their full potential, if they are able to deal with cybersecurity risks.
Autonomous vehicles can only reach their full potential, if they are able to deal with cybersecurity risks.
Feb 11 2021
New report by the JRC and ENISA sheds light on the cybersecurity risks linked to the uptake of AI in autonomous cars, and provides recommendations to mitigate them.

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