Investors in corporate bonds should be more assiduous in screening companies for their environmental and climate impact, campaigners said on Thursday as they published a ..
News 31 Jan 2019
Although passenger planes have flown thousands of times with biofuel-kerosene blends in their tanks, the total amount of aviation biofuels used worldwide remains negligible ..
Comment 21 Jan 2019
A Bulgarian government plan to open up almost half the area of the UNESCO protected Pirin National Park to developers has been halted by a ..
News 17 Jan 2019
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- Climate,Waste & Resources,Nature
The European Parliament has called on the EU executive to make drastic changes to the way pesticides are approved for use in Europe, in a ..
News 16 Jan 2019
The Finnish biofuel producer and oil refiner Neste disputed on Wednesday claims in a report by environmental campaigners that it plans to use palm oil ..
News 9 Jan 2019
A report by a European Parliament special committee into the may pesticides are authorised for use in the EU has met with a mixed reaction ..
News 7 Dec 2018
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- Climate,Waste & Resources,General Policy,Nature
The European Commission should significantly improve the way plant protection products are assessed, applied and monitored within the EU, a European Parliament inquiry committee has ..
News 6 Dec 2018
Europe could triple its energy production from biomass by mid-century while staying within environmentally sustainable limits, a trade association argued on Monday ..
News 3 Dec 2018
The use of forest biomass for ‘green energy’ is set to increase by 250% over the next decade, according to new research by environmental campaigners. ..
News 29 Nov 2018
Document Watch 21 Nov 2018 External Content
European lawmakers finally reached agreement on a new EU fertiliser regulation on Wednesday morning, with the first-ever EU-wide limit on cadmium in phosphate fertilisers. ..
News 20 Nov 2018
France announced on Wednesday plans to halt deforestation caused by the import of agricultural and forestry products by 2030 ..
News 15 Nov 2018
EU chemical-related policies should be enhanced to allow for the use of sustainable and safe substances, the Austrian Presidency of the EU Council has said ..
News 9 Nov 2018