Activists of the environmental NGO Greenpeace hold flares after attaching a giant banner on the frontage of European Council's building in Brussels during a protest action in Brussels, on December 12, 2019 ahead of the European Summit Photo: KENZO TRIBOUILLARD/AFP via Getty Images/NTB scanpix

End of the road: How the EU plans to kick the fossil fuel habit — in five not-so-easy steps

The bloc's Energy System Integration Strategy, which sets out how net-zero emissions can be reached across the energy sector by 2050, may prove to be an historic document, writes Leigh Collins

16 July 2020 10:25 GMT Updated  17 July 2020 0:13 GMT