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Report reveals carbon footprint of throwaway gadget culture
Extending the three-year average working life span of mobile phones in the EU by a single year could save two million tonnes in CO2 emissions ..
18 Sep 2019
Climate,Products,Markets & Corporate
EC's Hogan tasked with tax on polluting importers
The EU's carbon border tax will be implemented by Phil Hogan, the current agriculture commissioner who is set to take over the European Commission’s trade ..
11 Sep 2019
How plastics contribute to climate change
22 Aug 2019
Sausage-loving Germans chew over meat tax plan
8 Aug 2019
Cement industry under pressure to reduce its carbon footprint
Carbon intensive European construction material producers should redouble their efforts to cut emissions to secure their own future as the EU considers a 2050 net-zero ..
23 Jul 2019
Spotlight Report on Sustainability in Europe: Who is paying the bill? – CAN Europe
19 Jul 2019
EU-Mercosur agreement full text
15 Jul 2019
Carbon tax, GMOs, plastics: new EU petitions get the green light
Three EU-wide petitions on environmental issues are set to open to the public in the coming weeks ..
4 Jul 2019
EU bank to pump €350m into battery 'gigafactory'
The European Investment Bank has agreed in principle to part finance a huge lithium-ion battery plant in northern Sweden, a key project in the EU ..
16 May 2019
Let's continue building a carbon-neutral Europe: Cembureau manifesto
16 May 2019
Report warns of drastic climate impact of plastics
Besides polluting land and sea, worldwide growth in the use of plastic could jeopardise the Paris Agreement goal of halting global warming, a report suggests ..
15 May 2019
Industry sees trade deals as preferred route to climate neutrality
The EU should use trade agreements to push for an ambitious global climate policy, but it should also shield European industries from competitors if major ..
29 Apr 2019
MEPs give green light to EU research programme
The European Parliament has given its backing to a provisional agreement on the EU’s Horizon Europe research and innovation programme, which will include a sharper ..
17 Apr 2019
Strategies to reduce the global carbon footprint of plastics
16 Apr 2019
Cement producers must give up free carbon permits - campaigners
The cement sector has barely made any progress on reducing its total carbon emissions in part because of a lack of clear policies to promote ..
12 Apr 2019
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