Researchers have found that exposure to the neonicotinoid pesticide thiamethoxam can prevent the creation of new bumblebee colonies, warning of a heightened risk of population ..
News 15 Aug 2017
The EU court ruled on Wednesday that the European Commission did not “commit a manifest error” in defining the benchmark for sintered ore under the ..
News 26 Jul 2017
The European Commission will not renew the EU permit for the use of the herbicide glyphosate without the overt backing of national governments, an official ..
News 20 Jul 2017
Government delegates will discuss on Thursday morning a draft proposal to renew the EU licence for glyphosate, a European Commission official told ENDS, as advocates ..
News 19 Jul 2017
A new EU regulation on the production and labelling of organic produce is set to take effect on 1 July 2020 after MEPs and national ..
News 29 Jun 2017
Talks with national government delegates on planned reforms to the EU’s emissions trading system moved forward on Tuesday evening and could be wrapped up by ..
News 28 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
Industry lobbyists vowed on Tuesday to fight the reforms of the EU emissions trading scheme, as a new report suggested these would boost prices to ..
News 9 May 2017
Businesses have urged the UK to reach an early agreement with the EU to guarantee its participation in the EU’s emissions trading scheme until 2020 ..
News 26 Apr 2017
Greenhouse gas emissions from coal-fired power stations fell by 11% year-on-year in 2016, according to EU emissions trading scheme data released by the European Commission ..
News 3 Apr 2017
- Climate,Energy,Transport,Waste & Resources
More than half of EU governments want to stick with or weaken the European Commission’s draft Effort Sharing Regulation on climate change, groups warn ..
News 28 Mar 2017
The European Commission is proposing to ban across the whole EU the use of three neonicotinoids that have been found to harm bees, limiting their ..
News 24 Mar 2017
The herbicide glyphosate should not be classified as carcinogenic in the EU, the European Chemicals Agency has concluded months ahead of a potential 15-year renewal ..
News 15 Mar 2017
Attempts to change agricultural greening rules under a broader EU budget review could delay the process and weaken environmental obligations, the European Commission has told ..
News 15 Mar 2017