Germany’s energy-related CO2 emissions have continued to rise this year, with the biggest contribution coming from transport, German think tanks said this week ..
News 9 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 Spanish government has announced it will not renew the operating licence for the Garoña nuclear plant in Burgos, abandoning a five-year effort to return ..
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
Polish renewable energy companies have warned of a likely wave of bankruptcies in the sector resulting from a recent revamp of the national renewable energy ..
News 31 Jul 2017
The impact of heavy fossil fuel use is adding the equivalent of $42.7bn to Germany’s annual healthcare costs, more than any other EU country, a ..
News 28 Jul 2017
Projects built without assessing their environmental impacts can be regularised by undertaking a new evaluation including past impacts, the EU court has ruled ..
News 27 Jul 2017
Energy-intensive industries will be exempt from paying the indirect costs of the Renewables Obligation (RO) scheme, the UK government has confirmed ..
News 25 Jul 2017
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The MEP leading talks on the EU car type-approval reform believes a deal is possible this year, while questioning whether countries fully grasp the need ..
News 24 Jul 2017
Firms providing 'demand response' services in a market increasingly based on variable power production should be made to compensate generators for lost sales, a new ..
News 20 Jul 2017
European energy regulators have called the European Commission’s proposal for a 15% electricity interconnection target by 2030 “unjustified” and “detrimental to consumers" ..
News 19 Jul 2017