Companies that derive 10% or more of their revenue from oil exploration or processing should be excluded from an EU 'Paris-Aligned Benchmark', an EU expert ..
News 30 Sep 2019
Lawyers are seeking to force a gigantic coal power station in Poland to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions or close, by arguing its impact on ..
News 26 Sep 2019
Polish energy minister Krzysztof Tchórzewski has said his country has no intention of raising its commitments on cutting energy consumption and deploying renewable sources ..
News 24 Sep 2019
There have been renewed calls for reform of an international treaty after a German energy firm said it could take legal action against the Dutch ..
News 18 Sep 2019
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 ..
News 16 Sep 2019
The European Commission is looking to reform a little known existing treaty that lies behind dozens of ongoing bids to sue EU governments over energy ..
News 4 Sep 2019
- Climate,Energy,Nature,Paris Agreement
The EU should “massively expand the role of public finance” to tackle climate change in a socially just manner, according to a platform of think-tanks ..
News 2 Sep 2019
Domestic investors in Spanish renewables have hit out at a new ruling awarding millions of euros to a British equity fund hit by retroactive cuts ..
News 2 Sep 2019
- Climate,Transport,Paris Agreement
Environmental groups have criticised the one-page declaration issued by G7 leaders for failing to mention climate change, despite a separate pledge of aid to counter ..
News 27 Aug 2019
- Climate,General Policy,Markets & Corporate
Government efforts to cut CO2 emissions through measures such as phasing out coal or carbon taxes could be blocked by multinationals using investor state dispute ..
News 17 Jul 2019
Moving to a carbon-neutral economy while minimising social disruption will require a better funded and more coherent set of development and employment initiatives at an ..
News 8 Jul 2019
Germany, France, the UK and China are among 14 countries who have called for “fundamental, system-wide reorganisation” to halt biodiversity loss ..
News 3 Jul 2019
French lawmakers have adopted a new target to reach net-zero emissions by 2050, alongside commitments to phase out coal energy and climate-proof the country’s building ..
News 28 Jun 2019
The Romanian government is breaching EU law by allocating millions of euros in state aid to coal power plants, an environmental law group has alleged ..
News 17 Jun 2019
More than 150 campaign groups have called on European leaders to take a new economic approach and make sustainable development the “overarching objective" of the ..
News 11 Jun 2019