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 European Commission has urged Spain to put an end to its “systemic breach” of EU rules by sealing and regenerating inert waste landfills ..
News 6 Oct 2017
EU member states are discussing how much of their contribution towards the EU’s 2030 renewables target should be delivered by 2025 as they seek common ..
News 22 Sep 2017
The EU must raise its 2030 emissions reduction target to 55% if it is to stand a realistic chance of making its contribution towards limiting ..
News 20 Sep 2017
Large majorities of citizens support the EU’s policies to tackle climate change, an EU opinion poll has found ..
News 18 Sep 2017
The European Commission has requested the EU court to impose financial penalties on Poland if it does not comply with an order to halt logging ..
News 18 Sep 2017
- Energy,COP21: climate crunch
MEPs on the European Parliament’s environment (ENVI) committee gave their backing on Thursday to a 2030 energy efficiency improvement target of 40% ..
News 7 Sep 2017
- General Policy,Brexit and the EU
The UK should only make minor changes to environmental legislation after it leaves the EU, according to a report ..
News 6 Sep 2017
The European parliament’s industry and energy committee was divided on Monday over proposed reforms to the Energy Efficiency Directive ..
News 5 Sep 2017
Legal challenges could mount in the future for policymakers and company directors unable to handle the impacts of foreseeable climate disasters, green lawyers warned on ..
News 30 Aug 2017
The UK has been given until 2020 to remedy how costs in environmental court cases are managed under an international agreement ..
News 4 Aug 2017
Polish officials have dismissed as “politically motivated” an injunction from the EU court ordering an immediate halt to logging activity in the Białowieża forest pending ..
News 31 Jul 2017
The European Commission has taken the unusual step of asking the EU court to order an immediate halt to logging operations in Białowieża Forest pending ..
News 13 Jul 2017
EU energy ministers agreed on Monday to support a 30% energy efficiency target for 2030 while weakening an annual savings obligation key to delivering it ..
News 27 Jun 2017