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
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
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
- Climate,Energy,Markets & Corporate
The EU member state-owned bank has dismissed claims that it breached its own guidelines on environmentally responsible investment in granting a loan to a biomass ..
News 17 Jan 2019
The European Commission has opened an investigation into potential illegal practices around the market for bioethanol, it has confirmed to ENDS ..
News 6 Sep 2018
The Austrian government has said it will appeal an EU court ruling in favour of UK state aid for a controversial nuclear power station, with ..
News 4 Sep 2018
Green lawyers are launching legal action against a regional environment authority in Bulgaria, claiming that it did not carry out an EIA on a polluting ..
News 7 Aug 2018
Germany’s highest court has ruled against environmental activists trying to block the construction of the planned Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline from Russia ..
News 20 Jul 2018
The European Commission acted in line with European law when it approved UK state support for the planned Hinkley Point C nuclear reactor, the General ..
News 12 Jul 2018
The EU Court of Justice rejected on Thursday a call by Poland to scrap legislation designed to increase the cost to industry of emitting greenhouse ..
News 21 Jun 2018
The EC has referred Austria, Croatia and Italy to the European Court of Justice for failing to meet a legal deadline to notify the EU ..
News 18 May 2018
- Energy,Markets & Corporate
Private investors that invest in green projects in the EU could turn away from the continent due to legal uncertainties surrounding renewable energy support in ..
News 24 Jan 2018
Climate campaigners have condemned the Polish government as “irresponsible” after it launched legal action against new EU rules limiting power station emissions ..
News 30 Oct 2017
Most of Germany‘s 16 federal states have a poor record on monitoring compliance with energy and efficiency labelling regulations ..
News 18 Oct 2017
The Greens and environmentalists welcomed on Tuesday a ruling by the EU court that a recently initialled EU-Singapore trade deal cannot be adopted without the ..
News 16 May 2017