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
The idea of CO2 taxation has been given a fresh boost ahead of a meeting of EU heads of state and government in Brussels this ..
News 19 Mar 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
- Climate,Pollution,Markets & Corporate,Nature
Investors in corporate bonds should be more assiduous in screening companies for their environmental and climate impact, campaigners said on Thursday as they published a ..
News 31 Jan 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
WebNews 5 Nov 2018 External Content
Money ploughed into carbon capture and storage (CCS) projects has achieved next to nothing, EU auditors said on Monday ..
News 23 Oct 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
Document Watch 11 Sep 2018 External Content
Environmental groups have called on the European Parliament’s regional development committee to support the exclusion of cohesion funding for facilities treating residual waste ..
News 4 Sep 2018
- Waste & Resources,General Policy,EU's Circular Economy
Three major Dutch banks - ABN AMRO, ING and Rabobank - have joined forces to launch circular economy finance guidelines, which they hope will gain ..
News 10 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