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
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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
Industry representatives have called on the incoming European Commission to develop a consistent and clear definition of environmentally sustainable investments for low-carbon gases ..
News 23 May 2019
Removing market barriers to low energy technology would allow the EU to cut its energy consumption in half by mid-century, and by as much as ..
News 14 May 2019
A long-running legal battle between the Spanish government and renewable energy investors has been put under the spotlight by green group Ecologistas en Acción ..
News 17 Apr 2019
The European Commission has successfully completed all the elements of its energy union package to further integrate Europe’s energy markets, vice-president Maroš Šefčovič has announced ..
News 9 Apr 2019
Draft national climate and energy plans (NECPs) outlining how EU countries intend to meet 2030 policy targets fall well short when it comes to meeting ..
News 2 Apr 2019
A decision by the European Commission which had deemed a surcharge on electricity bills to fund support for renewable generation to be in breach of ..
News 29 Mar 2019
Lawyers and environmental campaigners have lodged a complaint with the European Commission over Romania's “totally ineffective” response to coal-fired power stations breaching the EU emissions ..
News 28 Mar 2019
The European Commission has outlined actions to ensure a 'Dieselgate free future' and called on governments and industry to ensure that polluting vehicles are cleaned ..
News 18 Mar 2019