Scientific studies confirm an “overwhelming consensus” that biofuel policies increase food prices, a literature review commissioned by environmental groups argued on Friday ..
News 15 Sep 2017
EU lawmakers clashed on Monday evening over proposed rules for measuring CO2 emissions and sequestration in land use and forestry against 2030 reduction goals ahead ..
News 12 Sep 2017
Abolishing priority dispatch for renewable power generators would be “premature” while wholesale power markets still show distortions, according to the environment committee's lead MEP ..
News 8 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
The European Parliament’s lead negotiator over reforms to the 2009 Renewable Energy Directive has urged the EU executive to produce up-to-date figures on the cost ..
News 5 Sep 2017
The European Commission adopted on Monday a set of scientific criteria to identify endocrine disrupting chemicals in biocidal products, the EU executive said ..
News 4 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
It is possible to satisfy energy demand for all purposes with 100% renewable sources in 139 countries by 2050, according to an academic body ..
News 25 Aug 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
- Chemicals,Products,Markets & Corporate
Campaigners and MEPs have renewed calls on Brussels to reject a proposed merger between pesticide makers Bayer and Monsanto following the launch of a competition ..
News 23 Aug 2017
The European Chemicals Agency has launched public consultations on whether to allow six uses of five carcinogenic substances, including soon-to-be-banned chromium trioxide ..
News 18 Aug 2017
The drought affecting Portugal since the beginning of the year has crippled hydroelectric production and led to a 63% rise in average wholesale electricity prices ..
News 17 Aug 2017
Decarbonising the electricity supply will require deploying 230 gigawatts of offshore wind capacity in the North Seas by 2045, consultants at Ecofys estimated on Thursday ..
News 10 Aug 2017