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
CO2 output from sectors covered by the EU ETS fell by 3.5% in 2018 compared to 2017, but emissions from aviation kept growing and those ..
News 2 Apr 2019
The global trade body for merchant shipping has warned of “disastrous consequences” for maritime regulation should the EU take unilateral action to reduce CO2 emissions ..
News 3 Jul 2018
- Climate,Transport,Waste & Resources
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
Interview 26 Oct 2017
- Climate,Transport,Brexit and the EU
The European Parliament and Council have agreed to append a measure to protect the EU ETS from the potential impact of Brexit while finalising rules ..
News 19 Oct 2017
EU member states reached an agreement on Wednesday on the European Commission’s proposal to continue to exempt long-haul flights from the obligation to buy EU ..
News 21 Jun 2017
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Document Watch 22 May 2017 External Content
The EU should accept intercontinental flights cannot be brought into its EU’s emissions trading system and push for a better global scheme, MEP Peter Liese ..
News 8 Mar 2017
Banks holding $400bn of shipping debt could lose out unless investments are planned now to adapt vessels for future climate policies, researchers have warned ..
News 27 Feb 2017
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The European Commission has proposed to extend its ‘stop the clock’ regime exempting long-haul flights from the EU’s emissions trading scheme, following a global deal on ..
News 3 Feb 2017
- Climate,Transport,COP21: climate crunch,Paris Agreement
Suggestions that shipping emissions within the EU can be tackled using the EU emission trading system have been strongly criticised by the International Maritime Organisation ..
News 10 Jan 2017