A multi-billion just transition fund to support communities in Europe's coal-heavy regions is a priority for Ursula von der Leyen's new Commission, with legislation expected in the first two weeks of... Read more
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A key promise made by incoming European Commission president Ursula von der Leyen, a carbon border tax would protect EU industries producing goods in a less carbon intensive way than their international competitors. ENDS takes a look at what the proposal might mean in practice
Member states and representatives of the European Parliament agreed in December on a range of measures to tackle pollution from single-use plastics that are expected to come into force in 2021. ENDS takes a detailed look at what the new measures mean
New EU directives setting binding requirements and strict rules on waste management entered into force on 4 July. Here, ENDS takes a detailed look at what the new rules mean in practice
Important deadlines relating to chemicals labelling, restriction of hazardous substances and chemicals, safety on ships, and the recast Electricity Directive are coming up in December
Important deadlines relating to ecodesign requirements, transport and chemicals restrictions are coming up in November and early December
European Commission officials should push back against efforts by member states to bring fossil gas infrastructure into the EU’s green taxonomy, close to a thousand politicians, finance experts and campaigners have said.
NGOs have criticised the lack of ambition in targets for emissions reduction and sustainable mobility in the climate change law approved by Spain’s lower house of parliament yesterday, almost six years after legislation was first promised by then-prime minister Mariano Rajoy.
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