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
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 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
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
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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