Nine million people a year are estimated to die worldwide because of pollution, and more than 400,000 in the EU alone, according to a new ..
News 20 Oct 2017
The estimated toll of premature deaths attributed to exposure to NO2 pollution rose by 7,000 to 75,000 in 2015, according to an annual report on ..
News 12 Oct 2017
Less polluting vessels will pay lower charges to use the port of Hamburg under a proposed review of fees that was announced on Monday ..
News 10 Oct 2017
Environmental lawyers have challenged a secrecy clause in EU law in a bid to force car manufacturers to disclose the workings on in-car emissions control ..
News 9 Oct 2017
The entire population of Greater London, almost nine million people, lives in areas exceeding WHO guidelines on the most dangerous particulates, new data have revealed ..
News 4 Oct 2017
- Climate,Energy,Transport,Pollution,General Policy
The Paris Agreement is being put at risk by the EU and member states continuing to subsidise fossil fuels with public money, a think tank ..
News 28 Sep 2017
The health of local residents must prevail over the rights of the vehicle owners affected by the traffic ban, according to a judgment by the ..
News 7 Sep 2017
Action on air quality, sewage treatment and financial instruments is needed to better protect the Baltic Sea, the first meeting of Helcom’s green team heard ..
News 7 Sep 2017
Germany’s Green Party is stepping up the pressure on the main parties to commit to the action needed to deliver on the country’s environmental agenda, ..
News 6 Sep 2017
The entry into force of two new EU vehicle tests is a welcome step but will not tackle on its own the illegal diesel emissions ..
News 1 Sep 2017
German policymakers have urged the car industry to help boost uptake of clean vehicles after finding measures touted so far would only have a minor ..
News 24 Aug 2017
The regional government of Asturias in north-west Spain has been ordered to tighten pollution limits in a permit granted to the coal-fired power station Soto ..
News 4 Aug 2017
The European Commission will assess whether a deal between the German government and carmakers adequately responds to the car emissions scandal, a spokesperson said on ..
News 3 Aug 2017
The European Investment Bank has put on hold lending to Volkswagen after the EU’s anti-fraud watchdog concluded its investigation into whether EU loans contributed to ..
News 2 Aug 2017
All pollution permits held by large combustion plants will be reviewed in the next four years to ensure compliance with stricter EU standards by mid-2021, ..
News 1 Aug 2017