The European Commission has referred six governments, including the UK, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy and Romania, to the ECJ for failing to take adequate measures ..
News 17 May 2018
- Pollution,General Policy,Brexit and the EU
Brussels is seeking to ensure that the UK maintains high environmental standards as a condition for trade with the EU post-Brexit in order to preserve ..
News 2 Feb 2018
- Pollution,General Policy,Nature
Norway has announced plans for an international panel on building a sustainable ocean economy to help increase awareness of the need for sustainable use of ..
News 30 Jan 2018
The European Parliament has called for tighter rules on environmental liability, including mandatory insurance for operators and better guidance for member states ..
News 27 Oct 2017
Nine million people a year are estimated to die worldwide because of pollution, and more than 400,000 in the EU alone, according to a new ..
News 20 Oct 2017
- Climate,Energy,Transport,Pollution,General Policy
The Paris Agreement is being put at risk by the EU and member states continuing to subsidise fossil fuels with public money, a think tank ..
News 28 Sep 2017
- Chemicals,Pollution,General Policy
Proposals to authorise pesticides should be automatically rejected if they are not supported by a qualified majority of EU member states, Green MEP Bronis Ropė ..
News 25 Jul 2017
French environment agency Anses has urged France to push for stricter EU limits on particulate matter pollution and to rethink its ozone alert thresholds ..
News 23 May 2017