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Brussels adopts wood panel BREF24 Nov 2015 The European Commission has adopted emissions and procedural guidelines for the production of wood-based panels
Countries to push for weaker pollution law23 Nov 2015 Member states are negotiating whether to push for new flexibility in the revised National Emission Ceilings Directive to make it easier for them to comply
Brussels reviews environmental data reporting20 Nov 2015 The European Commission is considering changing the requirements for how environmental data is reported in the EU to reduce the burden on national authorities
Parliament risks sending wrong signal on bio-energy23 Apr 2015 Next week’s European Parliament vote is a crucial opportunity for MEPs to push for more sustainable forest policies, says Linde Zuidema of FERN
EU nature policy must be strengthened not weakened12 Dec 2014 We need to see a step-change in implementation of the Habitats and Birds Directives, argues lawyer Andrew Jackson
Challenges to introducing environmental taxes can be overcome14 Nov 2014 Introducing environmental taxation can be challenging but there are many solutions, says James Nix of Green Budget Europe.
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