French farmers will no longer be authorised to use pesticides linked to a recent outbreak of respiratory illnesses, France’s Agency for Food, Environmental and Occupational ..
News 5 Nov 2018
- Climate,Energy,Waste & Resources,Nature
The European Commission has approved almost a quarter of a billion euros of new funding for environmental, nature and climate action through the LIFE programme ..
News 26 Oct 2018
France has prohibited the use of metam sodium pesticides for three months after dozens of farmworkers and residents in western France fell ill in four ..
News 26 Oct 2018
All ongoing evaluations of plant protection products for renewal of EU authorisation will have to be assessed against new criteria for identifying endocrine disrupting chemicals ..
News 25 Oct 2018
RWE Power has warned it could face losses of hundreds of millions of euro after a German court suspended the firm’s planned clearance of a ..
News 5 Oct 2018
- Energy,Nature,Infringements Dashboard
A group of MEPs has called on the European Commission to intervene in the planned clearance of a forest in Germany for lignite mining ..
News 3 Oct 2018
- Climate,General Policy,Nature
The environmentalist party Miljöpartiet is set to lose 10 of its 25 seats in the Swedish parliament after barely scraping past the entry threshold with ..
News 10 Sep 2018
Plant strains whose genone has been tweaked using advanced laboratory techniques are GMOs and should be subject to strict control before marketing or release into ..
News 25 Jul 2018
The Ukraine is the largest single supplier of illegally exported wood to the EU, exceeding the illegal exports of Latin America, Africa and South East ..
News 16 Jul 2018
Maintaining the protective function of European forests, while adapting them to climate change, will be a core challenge for the Austrian presidency when it reviews ..
News 11 Jul 2018
- Nature,Infringements Dashboard
MEPs and green campaigners have urged the European Commission to launch an infringement procedure against Bulgaria ..
News 10 Jul 2018
The EU Court of Justice rejected on Thursday a call by Poland to scrap legislation designed to increase the cost to industry of emitting greenhouse ..
News 21 Jun 2018