The French government has lent its weight to a call for a European levy on fuels used by airlines and ship operators, with finance minister ..
News 15 Oct 2019
A group of mayors from some of Europe’s most coal-dependent regions has called for an increase in the funding available to help them shift to ..
News 14 Oct 2019
Ministers from eight EU governments have called on European Commission vice-president elect Frans Timmermans to increase the bloc’'s 2030 emission reduction target by 15 points ..
News 8 Oct 2019
The IEA has warned the Estonian government it needs to take determined action in order to meet its 2030 climate targets ..
News 4 Oct 2019
Poland has the resources to achieve carbon neutrality by 2050, campaign group WWF has said, just days after the country’s energy minister said the idea ..
News 3 Oct 2019
- Climate,Energy,Markets & Corporate
Electricity generator Endesa last Friday announced it would end coal-fired generation in Spain because of commodity prices and the impact of 'mechanisms regulating the market ..
News 1 Oct 2019
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
- Climate,Energy,Paris Agreement
Draft plans to meet the EU’s 2030 energy and climate commitments suggest governments are doing little to cut subsidies for fossil fuels, according to a ..
News 9 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