Brussels will need to come up with a new clean air plan with monitoring of pollution levels in line with EU rules, environmental groups have ..
News 26 Jun 2019
Green groups last Friday called on the European Commission to refer Spain to the European Court of Justice if Madrid’s new mayor implements plans to ..
News 24 Jun 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
Cruise ships emit far more harmful sulphur oxides (SOx) around Europe's coast than its entire passenger car fleet combined, campaigners have warned ..
News 5 Jun 2019
Technological innovation should be key to limiting CO2 emissions and noise from aircraft, according to the European Commission ..
News 5 Jun 2019
National authorities are flagging in their efforts to recall cars involved in the Dieselgate scandal, a campaign group’s analysis of EU data suggests ..
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
Pupils, teachers and parents are to conduct air quality monitoring around urban schools in an initiative jointly run by the European Environment Agency ..
News 27 May 2019
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Europe could be compelled to recycle more of its plastic waste after a near unanimous United Nations vote that brings international shipments under the control ..
News 13 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
Most EU governments have failed to submit by the end of April deadline National Air Pollution Control Programmes (NAPCPs) for meeting national 2020 and 2030 ..
News 30 Apr 2019
Green groups have hailed the start of an ultra-low emissions zone in London that sets the toughest vehicle emission standards for any urban air quality ..
News 8 Apr 2019
MEPs want the EU to tighten its limits on particulate matter, sulphur oxides and ozone levels in line with World Health Organisation recommendations ..
News 14 Mar 2019