Europe would see only 115,000 new electric car charging points under a position on reforms to the EU’s buildings law sealed by governments on Monday, ..
News 27 Jun 2017
The UK’s legislative agenda will be dominated by Brexit over the next two years, the government has confirmed, although some time will be devoted to ..
News 22 Jun 2017
EU member states reached an agreement on Wednesday on the European Commission’s proposal to continue to exempt long-haul flights from the obligation to buy EU ..
News 21 Jun 2017
- Climate,Transport,Waste & Resources
The EU should take advantage of a slowdown in Arctic investments to implement policies reducing its impact on the region’s environment, the European Environment Agency ..
News 15 Jun 2017
The European Commission plans to retain the Fuel Quality Directive after concluding that it is environmentally effective, although the law’s core target will be scrapped ..
News 7 Jun 2017
The world must deploy most current clean energy technologies much faster if it is to keep global warming under 2°C, the International Energy Agency warned ..
News 6 Jun 2017
Iceland’s parliament agreed on Wednesday to target a 10% share of alternative fuels in the transport sector by 2020, rising to 40% by 2030 ..
News 2 Jun 2017
The MEP leading renewable energy reforms urged members of the European Parliament’s industry and energy committee on Monday not to abandon plans for obligatory e-car ..
News 30 May 2017
European regulators fined 72 aircraft operators in 2015 for excess emissions under the EU’s cap-and-trade scheme, a report issued by the European Environment Agency showed ..
News 22 May 2017
An exemption for long-haul flights from the EU’s emissions trading scheme should expire before the global aviation offsetting scheme becomes operational in 2021, a lead ..
News 11 May 2017
A new EU-funded study has disputed the environmental benefits of UN carbon credits, leading to warnings that a new scheme for offsetting aviation emissions may ..
News 20 Apr 2017