Several EU countries are banking EU energy transition funds while doing little to curb their use of coal, according to a new report ..
News 29 May 2019
Industry representatives have called on the incoming European Commission to develop a consistent and clear definition of environmentally sustainable investments for low-carbon gases ..
News 23 May 2019
- Climate,General Policy,Nature
Climate action commissioner Miguel Arias Cañete has urged EU governments and the private sector to prepare more thoroughly for the worsening impacts of climate change ..
News 20 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
- General Policy,Markets & Corporate
Campaigners have welcomed a move by the European Commission to extend EU Ecolabel criteria to retail investment portfolios and activities, but the financial sector has ..
News 13 May 2019
Portuguese government plans to boost incineration capacity will impose unnecessary costs on citizens following the European Parliament’s decision to deny such projects EU funding, an ..
News 3 May 2019
- Climate,Energy,Markets & Corporate
Fewer than one in five fund managers controlling a combined $10 trillion in assets believe oil firms will be good investments five years from now ..
News 29 Apr 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
The European Parliament has given its backing to a provisional agreement on the EU’s Horizon Europe research and innovation programme, which will include a sharper ..
News 17 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
The European Commission has called for the abolition of national vetoes for decisions on energy taxation by making qualified majority voting the norm in the ..
News 9 Apr 2019
German agriculture minister Julia Klöckner has thrown her weight behind proposed reforms to the Common Agricultural Policy that would simplify the conditions for farmers to ..
News 3 Apr 2019