Nordic prime ministers have set a goal to make their region the world’s most sustainable and integrated by 2030, following a meeting this week ..
News 22 Aug 2019
Several EU regions could suffer from power generation problems due to water scarcity caused by heatwaves and climate change, a new report by the European ..
News 13 Aug 2019
The European Investment Bank plans to stop financing energy projects based on fossil fuels by the end of 2020, prioritising instead projects that help cut ..
News 30 Jul 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
Europe added 4.9 GW of new wind energy capacity in the first half of this year, up from 4.5 GW in the same period in ..
News 25 Jul 2019
Carbon intensive European construction material producers should redouble their efforts to cut emissions to secure their own future as the EU considers a 2050 net-zero ..
News 23 Jul 2019
The European Parliament’s industry, research and energy (ITRE) committee’s brief includes proposing amendments to legislative proposals in key climate-related policy areas. ..
News 22 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 European Investment Bank and Spain's state-owned Instituto de Crédito Oficial (ICO) have agreed to lend €285m for a 500MW photovoltaic plant ..
News 16 Jul 2019
France has announced plans to introduce a tax on flights from next year to fund cleaner transport options, but the aviation industry has warned that ..
News 10 Jul 2019
The price polluters pay for emitting greenhouse gases could tumble unless policymakers adapt the EU emissions trading system to account for national plans to phase ..
News 8 Jul 2019
Even countries perceived as ‘climate leaders’ lack quantifiable plans to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in a number of key sectors, according to a report published ..
News 4 Jul 2019
- Energy,Waste & Resources,Chemicals
Wind turbine manufacturers are joining forces with chemicals firms in a bid to improve recyclability ..
News 3 Jul 2019
With EU Commission proposals for net zero carbon emissions by 2050 currently blocked by some member states, what are governments proposing nationally to meet the ..
Analysis 2 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