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
The European Commission is ready to fund carbon capture and storage technology despite past failures, but applicants will need to convince the EU executive of ..
News 20 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
- Climate,Energy,2019 European Elections
Addressing climate change in a socially just way should be the top priority for the next European Commission, the European Parliament’s centre-left Socialists and Democrats ..
News 28 May 2019
Reforms to the Common Agricultural Policy should require governments to regulate greenhouse gas emissions in the farming sector, according to an EU report ..
News 28 May 2019
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 ..
News 15 May 2019
- Climate,2019 European Elections
European city leaders and a raft of environmental, business, youth, and faith groups called on Tuesday for government leaders to commit to more rapid cuts ..
News 7 May 2019
Only “transformative change” can prevent an unprecedented mass extinction driven by human activities on land and sea, according to an alarming new analysis by the ..
News 6 May 2019
Europe's economy must be modernised to 'embrace sustainable consumption and production patterns', the EU executive said on Tuesday ..
News 30 Apr 2019
With just days to go before Spain’s general election, all but one of the country’s national parties have given their backing for greater ambition on ..
News 25 Apr 2019
German chancellor Angela Merkel has said her government will consider introducing a cross-sector carbon tax in order to meet its 2030 climate targets ..
News 15 Apr 2019
- Climate,Markets & Corporate
The European Parliament today voted to establish new rules governing sustainable finance, but rejected proposals to rank all economic activities according to their social and ..
News 28 Mar 2019
- Climate,General Policy,Nature
Almost half of more than €90 billion earmarked for external action under the proposed 2021-2027 EU budget should be used to support climate and environmental ..
News 27 Mar 2019