When it comes to shipping pollution, slowing down vessels is 'the closest thing to a silver bullet', according to a report from two NGOs ..
News 11 Nov 2019
Finance ministers from nine European countries have called on the incoming European Commission to 'bring forward a proposal for an EU initiative on aviation pricing' ..
News 8 Nov 2019
MEPs on the parliament’s Environment Committee have urged the EU to take a harder line in its position on CORSIA, the controversial international aviation offsetting ..
News 7 Nov 2019
- Climate,Transport,Markets & Corporate
Key business and government decision makers in central and eastern Europe are 'afraid' of the European Commission’s plan for the EU to go carbon neutral ..
News 17 Oct 2019
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
- Climate,Pollution,General Policy
The EU requires a new strategy for the Arctic to take into account the “dramatic” changes the region is undergoing, a top EU diplomat has ..
News 14 Oct 2019
Fresh reforms to the EU emissions trading scheme could be necessary if governments agree to increase the bloc’s 2030 goal of reducing greenhouse gas emissions ..
News 8 Oct 2019
The International Civil Aviation Organization has adopted a resolution that seeks to make its Corsia carbon offsetting scheme the only such measure to control airlines' ..
News 7 Oct 2019
With global aviation under the spotlight over its growing carbon footprint, the airline industry and environmentalist groups have clashed over what should be considered a ..
News 4 Oct 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
Talks at the UN aviation agency ICAO will this week maintain pressure on the EU to ditch its own measures that include airlines in its ..
News 23 Sep 2019
Heavy goods vehicles running on liquefied natural gas (LNG) can emit up to fives times as much nitrogen oxides than the latest diesel models, a ..
News 19 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
The consumption of Ozone-Depleting Substances (ODS) in the EU continued its downward trend in 2018, according to a report by the European Environment Agency ..
News 16 Sep 2019
EXCLUSIVE: Government delegates have agreed to reject an International Civil Aviation Organization proposal that could prevent Europe from applying the EU ETS even to flights ..
News 13 Sep 2019