An alliance of 50 organisations representing the clean energy and electricity sector is calling on the next European Commission to focus on electrification to decarbonise ..
News 22 Mar 2019
EU criteria for tyre efficiency would remain as they have been since 2009 under a new negotiating position adopted by EU member states today ..
News 4 Mar 2019
The Maltese EU Council presidency has proposed to cut the number of charging points for electric vehicles in private buildings to just one per car ..
News 12 Apr 2017
- Climate,Energy,Transport,Waste & Resources
More than half of EU governments want to stick with or weaken the European Commission’s draft Effort Sharing Regulation on climate change, groups warn ..
News 28 Mar 2017
EU member states are considering a weaker 2030 energy efficiency target, which puts them at odds with more ambitious MEPs, a leaked proposal has indicated ..
News 14 Mar 2017
- Climate,Pollution,Markets & Corporate
The European Commission must delay rules set to tighten limits on NOx emissions from Large Combustion Plants, environment ministers from five member states have said ..
News 21 Oct 2016
Mandatory requirements for ships to record and report their fuel consumption are set to come into force under amendments to the International Convention for the ..
News 9 Sep 2016
The EU’s first specific business-to-business energy label and new ecodesign requirements will apply to business-use refrigerators in the EU starting today ..
News 1 Jul 2016
- Pollution,General Policy,Brexit and the EU
Brexit is likely to slow down the start of EU environmental infringement procedures against the UK and could potentially stall domestic enforcement, legal experts have ..
News 30 Jun 2016
- Chemicals,Pollution,Markets & Corporate,Nature
The planned EU nanomaterials observatory is unsuitable for reaching the goal of transparency on the types, amounts and applications of nanomaterials in Europe, the German ..
News 3 Jun 2016
The European Commission has referred Poland to the EU Court for failing to have adequate environmental safety checks in place for explorative drilling ..
News 29 Apr 2016
Higher energy efficiency and renewable energy targets could help the EU cut its greenhouse gas emissions in half by 2030 compared with 1990 levels, according ..
News 19 Apr 2016
Efforts to identify substances of very high concern, under the SVHC Roadmap, are now “visible”, according to ECHA ..
News 6 Apr 2016
Countries have been urged to tighten UN fuel efficiency standards for new ships as the current regulatory regime is too weak, an NGO study shows ..
News 5 Apr 2016
The European Commission has proposed setting minimum noise requirements for electrical vehicles as part of UN law ..
News 3 Mar 2016