Environmental divergence: Could the UK cut green rules after Brexit?
13 Sep 2019
With the arrival of Boris Johnson in Number 10, there are growing signs that the UK government is seeking to diverge from EU environmental rules after Brexit. But which protections are most at threat?
Brexit talks: Fresh UK demands ‘threaten green protections’
Simon Pickstone, 6 Sep 2019
Reports that the UK government is seeking to remove some level playing field considerations from a renegotiated Brexit deal have raised concerns among EU member states and green groups
Boris Johnson: UK green standards could 'diverge' from EU after Brexit
Neil Roberts, 20 Aug 2019
The UK’s environmental standards could diverge from those of the EU after the country leaves the bloc, prime minister Boris Johnson has admitted
UK government accused of ‘watering down’ post-Brexit green rules
Simon Pickstone and Gareth Simkins, 21 Jun 2019
The UK government has come under fire over its preparations for a ‘green Brexit’, with environmental campaigners suggesting new legislation could undermine EU protections
EU elections: what influence will the UK bring to green issues?
Simon Pickstone, 22 May 2019
With British MEPs set to return to the European Parliament, click through to view ENDS Europe’s briefing on whether the UK will be still be able to shape EU environmental policy
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