Negotiators from the European Parliament and EU Council have made “solid progress” towards a compromise on reforms to the EU emissions trading system, an Estonian ..
News 14 Sep 2017
- Climate,Energy,Brexit and the EU
UK firms would be unable to cash in future free EU pollution permits in the event the UK crashes out of the trading bloc without ..
News 11 Sep 2017
The EU moved closer to linking its emissions trading scheme with the Swiss system on Wednesday as the European Commission adopted proposals to conclude a ..
News 16 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
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
Half of all G20 government and development bank spending on energy was used to subsidise oil and gas production, a report from environmental NGOs argued ..
News 6 Jul 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
The MEP leading talks on the reform of the Energy Efficiency Directive tabled last week a draft negotiating position, accused by campaigners of favouring coal ..
News 12 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
A third of Europe’s coal-fired power will have to close by 2021 unless operators undertake costly retrofitting to meet stricter limits on industrial emissions, a ..
News 8 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
Germany and Bulgaria have criticised the EU emission limits proposed for large combustion plants weeks ahead of a crucial vote by member states, ENDS has ..
News 6 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