Removing market barriers to low energy technology would allow the EU to cut its energy consumption in half by mid-century, and by as much as ..
News 14 May 2019
WebNews 13 May 2019 External Content
- Transport,Waste & Resources,Pollution,Products
Europe could be compelled to recycle more of its plastic waste after a near unanimous United Nations vote that brings international shipments under the control ..
News 13 May 2019
Document Watch 29 Apr 2019 External Content
- Climate,2019 European Elections
More than €55 billion of EU taxpayers’ money should be diverted from subsidising the fossil fuel industry to investments in the ecological transition, according to ..
News 17 Apr 2019
The European Commission has successfully completed all the elements of its energy union package to further integrate Europe’s energy markets, vice-president Maroš Šefčovič has announced ..
News 9 Apr 2019
- Waste & Resources,Pollution,Nature
Fully implementing the EU’s environmental legislation could save the EU economy around €55 billion a year, environment commissioner Karmenu Vella has said ..
News 5 Apr 2019
The European Parliament voted in Plenary yesterday to approve the Single-Use Plastics Directive, bringing us one step closer to a world without plastic cotton buds, ..
Comment 2 Apr 2019
Draft national climate and energy plans (NECPs) outlining how EU countries intend to meet 2030 policy targets fall well short when it comes to meeting ..
News 2 Apr 2019
WebNews 27 Mar 2019 External Content
- Waste & Resources,Chemicals,Pollution
A Norwegian proposal to tackle marine pollution by extending UN rules on international shipment of hazardous waste to recovered plastic is supported by EU governments, ..
News 22 Mar 2019
- Climate,Transport,2019 European Elections
An alliance of 50 organisations representing the clean energy and electricity sector is calling on the next European Commission to focus on electrification to decarbonise ..
News 22 Mar 2019
New rules on persistent organic pollutants (POPs) will “keep millions exposed to toxic chemicals” in products containing recycled plastics, campaigners have warned ..
News 15 Mar 2019