EU sustainable investment criteria under fire over bioenergy proposals

Green groups have voiced concern at draft EU criteria that would see biofuels, hydropower and livestock farming classed as sustainable investments.

by Raquel Guerra
Forest clearance near Gdansk, Poland. Campaigners are concerned EU draft taxonomy criteria may encourage unsustainable bioenergy. Photo: Michal Fludra/NurPhoto via Getty Images
Forest clearance near Gdansk, Poland. Campaigners are concerned EU draft taxonomy criteria may encourage unsustainable bioenergy. Photo: Michal Fludra/NurPhoto via Getty Images

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