A metropolitan low-emissions zone (LEZ) announced by Barcelona this week and a recent Spanish government draft law on landfilling could help lift the threat of ..
News 17 Sep 2019
- Waste & Resources,Products,General Policy
The European Investment Bank and five national development banks have agreed to invest €10 billion over the next five years to accelerate the EU's transition ..
News 18 Jul 2019
Portuguese government plans to boost incineration capacity will impose unnecessary costs on citizens following the European Parliament’s decision to deny such projects EU funding, an ..
News 3 May 2019
- Waste & Resources,Pollution,Nature
Fully implementing the EU’s environmental legislation could save the EU economy around €55 billion a year, environment commissioner Karmenu Vella has said ..
News 5 Apr 2019
Incineration plants, landfills and other facilities for disposing of unsorted waste should no longer be supported by the EU's largest public fund, MEPs agreed on ..
News 14 Feb 2019
- Energy,Waste & Resources,EU's Circular Economy
Environmental groups have appealed to centre-left MEPs to back European Commission proposals to exclude incinerators and other residual waste facilities from EU cohesion funding ..
News 16 Nov 2018
- Waste & Resources,Pollution
European financiers have committed €2bn for projects which tackle marine pollution, particularly plastics litter ..
News 12 Oct 2018
- Waste & Resources,Pollution,Packaging
EU auditors have questioned the European Commission’s proposal to boost the bloc’s budget with a plastic tax in the post-2020 trillion-euro multiannual financial framework (MFF) ..
News 12 Oct 2018