Campaigners set out 10 demands for EU green investment rules

European lawmakers must resist pressure from the fossil fuel, waste incineration and nuclear industries to water down draft EU criteria for green investments, over 50 green NGOs say

European lawmakers must resist pressure from the fossil fuel, waste incineration and nuclear industries to water down draft EU criteria for green investments, a group of over 50 environmental campaign groups has said.

They set out ten specific demands as the European Commission closed on Monday a consultation on the conclusions of an 'technical expert group' (TEG) tasked with developing a 'taxonomy' defining what will qualify as sustainable finance under forthcoming EU legislation.

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