The EU requires a new strategy for the Arctic to take into account the “dramatic” changes the region is undergoing, a top EU diplomat has ..
News 14 Oct 2019
Lawyers are seeking to force a gigantic coal power station in Poland to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions or close, by arguing its impact on ..
News 26 Sep 2019
The consumption of Ozone-Depleting Substances (ODS) in the EU continued its downward trend in 2018, according to a report by the European Environment Agency ..
News 16 Sep 2019
A new international standard to estimate the climate impact of emissions such as black carbon and other particulates is being discussed by experts ..
News 2 Sep 2019
Three EU-wide petitions on environmental issues are set to open to the public in the coming weeks ..
News 4 Jul 2019
Environmental groups have called for an immediate ban on heavy fuel oil (HFO) in the Arctic as scientists sound the alarm over rapidly rising temperatures ..
News 19 Jun 2019
Technological innovation should be key to limiting CO2 emissions and noise from aircraft, according to the European Commission ..
News 5 Jun 2019
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 Madrid Central low-emissions and traffic restriction scheme introduced in Spain’s capital last year is to be eliminated following the victory of right-wing parties in ..
News 28 May 2019
Amsterdam wants to exclude petrol and diesel vehicles by 2030 and expand its charging network for electric vehicles in an effort to curb air pollution ..
News 6 May 2019
Maintaining a one-quarter share of nuclear capacity in the 2050 electricity mix will help decarbonise the economy and support jobs and economic growth in the ..
News 29 Apr 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
The European Commission is to challenge a recent ruling by the EU Court of Justice that ruled it had exceeded its power in giving car ..
News 21 Feb 2019
Legal difficulties preventing countries from imposing a fuel tax on flights between European Economic Area countries can be overcome, according to a legal analysis ..
News 4 Feb 2019
The more disadvantaged of Europe’s citizens are the most exposed to the negative consequences of air pollution and other environmental issues, a new report finds ..
News 4 Feb 2019