Government efforts to cut CO2 emissions through measures such as phasing out coal or carbon taxes could be blocked by multinationals using investor state dispute ..
News 17 Jul 2019
The Spanish region of Andalucia yesterday announced plans to simplify environmental permitting regulations in a move intended to boost investment and employment ..
News 8 May 2019
A controversial court system for investor disputes under the EU-Canada trade and investment agreement is compatible with EU law, according to an opinion by the ..
News 3 May 2019
- General Policy,Brexit and the EU
The draft EU withdrawal agreement risks undermining European environmental protections by allowing the UK to lower its standards without repercussions, a new report has warned ..
News 26 Apr 2019
The barriers to public participation in environmental policymaking are “numerous and growing”, the European Environmental Bureau has warned in a report published on Wednesday ..
News 25 Apr 2019
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- General Policy,Markets & Corporate
The UK's Charity Commission has given free market think-tank the Institute for Economic Affairs (IEA) an official warning over a report advocating abandoning regulatory alignment ..
News 6 Feb 2019
Lawmakers will in future have to publicly announce their meetings with lobbyists, under changes to the European Parliament's rules of procedure adopted in a fractious ..
News 31 Jan 2019
The European Commission has referred Czechia and Slovenia to the Court of Justice of the EU for failure to ensure energy performance certificates for buildings ..
News 24 Jan 2019
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Campaigners still face serious legal barriers to challenging environmental threats in courts across the EU, the European Environmental Bureau (EEB) has warned ..
News 28 Nov 2018
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The European Commission’s action plan to improve environmental compliance and governance across the EU has been slammed by the European Economic and Social Committee ..
News 20 Sep 2018