Ursula von der Leyen, president designate of the European Commission, has said she would propose increasing the EU’s 2030 climate change goals to halve emissions ..
News 10 Jul 2019
The European Commission is ready to propose measures addressing the climate impact of aviation if member states can demonstrate the necessary political will ..
News 20 Jun 2019
The EU Council has given final approval to new rules on persistent organic pollutants, CO2 emissions limits for trucks, public procurement of clean vehicles, and ..
News 13 Jun 2019
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Imports of US soybeans to the EU rose 112% last year, and are set to rise further as the EU moves to authorise their use ..
News 7 Jan 2019
Biofuel and agriculture industry groups have said the European Commission remains unwilling to impose tariffs on Argentine biodiesel in response to unfair subsidies ..
News 22 Oct 2018
Environmental campaigners have written to the European Commission after 11 member states were revealed to have applied for retroactive lifting of air pollution caps ..
News 2 Aug 2018
Several EU member states have exceeded limits of ammonia (NH3), and nitrogen oxide (NOx) with agriculture and transport the main culprits, according to new data from the ..
News 9 Jul 2018
The European Commission is planning to launch this autumn a new programme on sustainable urban mobility targeting different levels of government ..
News 24 May 2018
China's plan for a modern “silk road” of railways, ports and other facilities linking Asia with Europe could help reduce CO2 emissions arising from freight transport between ..
News 19 Jan 2018
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The Council and the European Parliament have reached a provisional deal on post-2020 reforms to a regulation established to set limits on greenhouse gas emissions ..
News 3 Jan 2018
European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker restated the EU’s commitment to the Paris climate accord but made only passing mention of environment policy in his annual ..
News 13 Sep 2017
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