A European Commission-managed fund for environmental, nature conservation and climate action projects is delivering in line with its objectives, according to an independent evaluation of ..
News 3 Jan 2018
Dutch farmers will soon be able to buy and sell the right to release phosphate into the environment, just as industrial plants can trade permits ..
News 20 Dec 2017
Denmark is aiming to simplify its environmental and food laws from 95 to 43 in order to reduce bureaucracy and make them more effective and ..
News 14 Dec 2017
England will miss legally binding 2027 water quality targets, Environment Agency chief executive James Bevan told a House of Commons committee on Wednesday ..
News 23 Nov 2017
Environmental groups have condemned a decision by the EU and other fishing states to increase catch quotas for bluefin tuna while uncertainty remains over the ..
News 22 Nov 2017
Drinking water supply in many areas could be at risk within months unless the Spanish government imposes restrictions on agricultural irrigation during the current severe ..
News 22 Nov 2017
The S&D group in the European Parliament has called for forthcoming CAP reforms to drive a shift to sustainable farming to mitigate climate change and ..
News 16 Nov 2017
Campaigners have called on the EU to reject moves to increase the allowable catch of bluefin tuna which they say could threaten the recovery of ..
News 10 Nov 2017
Opponents of neonicotinoid pesticides, linked to the devastation of bee colonies, received support from an unexpected quarter on Thursday when the UK environment minister said ..
News 9 Nov 2017
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The EU should act against “underhand” lobbying tactics as monopolisation of the global agrifood industry threatens the environment and biodiversity, NGOs have warned ..
News 31 Oct 2017
More than half of all rivers in England and Wales are polluted with wastewater, according to a report by environmental group WWF ..
News 18 Oct 2017
The European Commission has urged Spain to put an end to its “systemic breach” of EU rules by sealing and regenerating inert waste landfills ..
News 6 Oct 2017
The European Commission has announced a slew of measures targeting environmental impacts on the seas ..
News 5 Oct 2017