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
An EU Council summit on Monday revealed stark divisions on EU transport policy, with some ministers warning that asking car makers to cut CO2 output ..
News 25 Jun 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
The number of electric vehicles on the world’s roads increased by more than half between 2016 and 2017 as a consequence of falling battery costs ..
News 30 May 2018
The European Commission should do more to ensure consumers are not financially burdened by the switch to cleaner forms of transport, an EU advisory body ..
News 25 Apr 2018
EU governments must ensure that the transition to use a new vehicle monitoring system will not negatively impact on vehicle carbon tax schemes and increase ..
News 18 Apr 2018
A German scheme to support the purchase of electric buses is in line with EU rules on state aid, the European Commission has announced ..
News 26 Feb 2018
European Parliament negotiators failed on Wednesday to adopt a more ambitious stance on the compulsory installation of charging points than one agreed earlier this year ..
News 11 Oct 2017
European Commission proposals requiring the installation of electric vehicle charging points in EU buildings will “fall short” of boosting the roll-out of clean mobility, according ..
News 5 Dec 2016
- Climate,Pollution,Markets & Corporate,Nature
The seven largest political groups in the European Parliament have sent a joint letter to the European Commission urging it not to use carbon offsets ..
News 10 Jun 2016
A global aviation offset deal likely to be agreed later this year could contribute up to 90% of the CO2 emissions reductions needed for carbon ..
News 7 Jun 2016
- Climate,Energy,Transport,COP21: climate crunch,Paris Agreement
The adoption of an EU emission reduction target for heavy duty vehicles such as trucks and buses will be delayed “until at least 2017”, EU ..
News 19 Apr 2016
The EU may have to compromise on how responsibility is split between rich and poor countries in a landmark UN plan to limit aviation CO2 ..
News 11 Apr 2016
MEPs and member states have agreed tighter air pollution standards for off-road engines such as those in lawn mowers, bulldozers and barges ..
News 7 Apr 2016
A new mechanism to limit aviation emissions beyond 2020 has been attacked over the environmental credibility of using international forestry offsets ..
News 4 Apr 2016