Several EU countries are banking EU energy transition funds while doing little to curb their use of coal, according to a new report ..
News 29 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
- 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
- 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
Less polluting vessels will pay lower charges to use the port of Hamburg under a proposed review of fees that was announced on Monday ..
News 10 Oct 2017
EU transport ministers have demanded more freedom to choose how to charge for road usage following the European Commission’s proposal to revise the rules to ..
News 8 Jun 2017
The European Commission has proposed to base EU road tolls on the distance driven to account for CO2 emissions, while electric cars will get a ..
News 31 May 2017
The European Commission is likely to propose basing EU road charging on distance rather than time and giving zero-emission technologies a discount, ENDS has learned ..
News 5 May 2017
- Transport,Pollution,Markets & Corporate
More than half a million electric vehicles will be driving around Europe’s roads by the end of the year, but a lack of policy and ..
News 13 Oct 2016
Hundreds of companies have committed to installing only new equipment with natural or alternative refrigerants with low global warming potential as part of international efforts ..
News 7 Oct 2016
The EU is gradually phasing down ozone-depleting substances such as hydrofluorocarbons, with consumption in 2015 hitting its lowest point for 10 years, according to the ..
News 19 Sep 2016
- Climate,Energy,Pollution,Brexit and the EU
Doubts over whether the EU Emissions Trading System could continue in its current form may be quashed if proposals for a EU-UK ‘continental partnership’ are ..
News 5 Sep 2016
- Energy,Pollution,Markets & Corporate
Legislation that currently forces energy retailers in Poland to buy a fifth of their energy from renewable sources will be relaxed from 2017, the Polish ..
News 10 Aug 2016
A group of developed countries, including the EU, the US and Australia, have proposed reducing their production and use of hydrofluorocarbons by 85% by 2036 ..
News 25 Jul 2016