A new, independent governance body will “bring greater quality and integrity” to the voluntary carbon markets, according to the group behind it.
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China’s president Xi Jinping pledged on Tuesday to end the financing of new coal power projects abroad, dealing a potentially lethal blow to projects in the western Balkans and in Turkey.
The EU should do more to address the environmental and social cost of polluting activities, the European Court of Auditors said on Monday in a new assessment of its sustainable finance policies.
The EU will issue a first batch of green bonds in October to part fund its multi-billion-euro pandemic recovery plan, the European Commission announced on Tuesday.
Industry and climate groups have jointly called on the European Commission to ensure that regional spending under the Just Transition Fund is aligned with the bloc’s broader climate goals, after analysis of initial plans show continued support for fossil fuels.
Civil society organisations accuse the fossil fuel industry of seeking to gain influence by sponsoring media-hosted policy discussions in Brussels and say they will no longer participate in such events, in an open letter to three prominent news organisations.
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This is an exciting opportunity to join our Industry Regulation Team in South West Wales.
The National Hydrometry & Telemetry Team sets the strategy, procedures, ways of working and evidence needs, as well as managing & developing systems for hydrometry and telemetry within Wales.
As a passionate environmentalist you can make a positive impact across our district. The position will lead the Council’s ISO14001 activities, ensure compliance with environmental permits issued to our local businesses, respond to planning applications and play a part in our carbon reduction plans.
Work as part of a team to support and assist in the delivery of integrated Hydrometry & Telemetry (H&T) services in Operations, maintaining the quality of NRW’s hydrometric data by applying appropriate measurement solutions and ensuring the Hydrometric network is operational.