Business and civil society groups have lauded three new recommendations from the European Commission on energy efficiency, calling on member states to 'deliver real savings ..
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
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
The EU’s transition to renewably sourced heating and cooling is being hampered by the lack of an effective carbon price on the sector, according to ..
News 27 Aug 2019
The Belgian government should have conducted a full environmental impact assessment before legislating to upgrade and continue operating two nuclear reactors that were slated for ..
News 30 Jul 2019
France's environment agency urges a switch from cars to cycling and walking among additional measures needed to curb air pollution ..
News 17 Jul 2019
The EU continued to increase the amount of palm oil it uses for biodiesel, heating and electricity in 2018, new figures reveal, prompting a stark ..
News 27 Jun 2019
EU legislation to cut emissions from large combustion plants has played a vital role in curbing air pollution, according to a new study by the ..
News 26 Jun 2019
The European Commission is increasingly interested in consumer behaviour as a vital factor in energy savings and CO2 emission reductions, a senior official has said ..
News 11 Jun 2019
- Climate,Energy,Paris Agreement
Environmentalists have launched a legal challenge against the 990MW Rovinari power station in Romania, which they say was granted a permit extension without a full ..
News 6 Jun 2019
A failure by policy-makers to address the issue of global warming could lead to increased adverse impacts on human health, a report warns ..
News 4 Jun 2019