Outgoing transport commissioner Violeta Bulc has unveiled plans to support 39 infrastructure projects across the EU with €117 million in funding, saying that the money ..
News 27 Sep 2019
The maritime sector benefits from €24 billion per year in fossil fuel tax exemptions under the European Energy Tax Directive and national tax legislation, a ..
News 27 Sep 2019
- Climate,Products,Markets & Corporate
The EU's carbon border tax will be implemented by Phil Hogan, the current agriculture commissioner who is set to take over the European Commission’s trade ..
News 11 Sep 2019
Carbon intensive European construction material producers should redouble their efforts to cut emissions to secure their own future as the EU considers a 2050 net-zero ..
News 23 Jul 2019
- Waste & Resources,Products,General Policy
The European Investment Bank and five national development banks have agreed to invest €10 billion over the next five years to accelerate the EU's transition ..
News 18 Jul 2019
The European Commission is ready to propose measures addressing the climate impact of aviation if member states can demonstrate the necessary political will ..
News 20 Jun 2019
A national levy of €7 per passenger from 2021 is only the Dutch government's 'plan C' – what the Netherlands really wants is for the ..
News 12 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
Introducing a tax on kerosene could slash the EU’s aviation emissions without causing an overall drop in employment or economic growth, according to a leaked ..
News 13 May 2019
The European Parliament has given its backing to a provisional agreement on the EU’s Horizon Europe research and innovation programme, which will include a sharper ..
News 17 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
Infrastructure to support cleaner transport and renewable energy integration is set to receive a funding boost after 2020, but campaigners warn of support for fossil ..
News 11 Mar 2019
Document Watch 27 Feb 2019 External Content
- Chemicals,Products,Markets & Corporate
Lawmakers should take into account the indirect contribution chemicals firms make to climate action when drafting a European definition of 'sustainable' investment, industry representatives have ..
News 6 Feb 2019