The European Commission is turning up the pressure on Poland after it ignored calls to cease logging operations in the protected Białowieża forest, EU environment ..
News 9 Mar 2017
EU governments should take on stricter accounting rules for land use greenhouse gas emissions and set long-term targets for net carbon removals, an MEP has ..
News 2 Mar 2017
Document Watch 28 Feb 2017 External Content
Environmental groups have called on the EU to intervene as the Polish government disregards calls to stop logging in one of Europe's last remaining areas ..
News 21 Feb 2017
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Taxing consumption instead of employment would help tackle the world’s biggest environmental problems, including climate change, resource depletion and pollution, according to a study ..
News 21 Dec 2016
- Energy,Waste & Resources,Nature
The European Commission has defended its involvement in the forestry sector in the European Parliament as MEPs disputed its right to legislate in the area ..
News 23 Nov 2016
The EU and Indonesia will begin trading sustainably sourced timber on 15 November 2016 with the first licence to be granted under the EU action ..
News 22 Aug 2016
- Climate,General Policy,Nature
The European Commission has issued new guidance for member states to help them streamline environmental assessments under the amended Environmental Impact Assessment Directive ..
News 3 Aug 2016