The need for a rapid, large-scale expansion of new energy infrastructure to reach net-zero emissions by 2050 poses a challenge to protected areas, a European ..
News 16 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
French President Emmanuel Macron has proposed setting an EU-wide carbon tax and boosting green finance policies, while re-floating the idea of an EU carbon floor ..
News 26 Apr 2019
An Agriculture Council session has revealed significant differences between member states on how the EU’s Common Agricultural Policy should incorporate environment and climate protections ..
News 16 Apr 2019
European parliament and EU Council negotiators reached in the early hours of Wednesday an agreement on the non-budgetary aspects of the 2021-2017 LIFE programme ..
News 13 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
Greenpeace has called on EU agriculture commissioner Phil Hogan shed light on the volume of direct payments that go to intensive farming under the Common ..
News 27 Feb 2019
- Climate,Pollution,Markets & Corporate,Nature
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
The European Parliament has rejected proposals to exclude fossil fuel projects from EU trans-European infrastructure funding as well as measures to cap support for gas ..
News 13 Dec 2018
- Climate,Energy,Transport,General Policy
Following French president Emmanuel Macron’s decision to rethink a carbon tax on vehicle fuel in the face of widespread protests, what lessons could policymakers learn? ..
Comment 11 Dec 2018