The European Commission has opened an in-depth investigation to assess whether German carmakers BMW, Daimler, Volkswagen, Audi and Porsche colluded to restrict diesel emissions treatment ..
News 18 Sep 2018
- Waste & Resources,General Policy
The European Parliament’s environment committee has backed a report which calls for pollutant-free drinking water for all European Union citizens ..
News 12 Sep 2018
The EU and rest of the world can produce food without resorting to chemicals by adopting sustainable agricultural practices, MEPs heard at a session of ..
News 7 Sep 2018
The European Commission has opened an investigation into potential illegal practices around the market for bioethanol, it has confirmed to ENDS ..
News 6 Sep 2018
The EU green policy-making process is set to become more open after Europe’s top court ruled in favour of ClientEarth lawyers in a long-running case ..
News 5 Sep 2018
The Austrian government has said it will appeal an EU court ruling in favour of UK state aid for a controversial nuclear power station, with ..
News 4 Sep 2018
A Bavarian court will ask the the European Court of Justice (ECJ) to review whether German courts can imprison officials for failing to act on ..
News 28 Aug 2018
An unprecedented legal challenge to European climate legislation is now underway after the EU Court of Justice accepted a petition brought by families affected by global ..
News 14 Aug 2018
Green lawyers are launching legal action against a regional environment authority in Bulgaria, claiming that it did not carry out an EIA on a polluting ..
News 7 Aug 2018
Bulgarian president Rumen Radev has vetoed a law that would impose heavy costs on individuals and NGOs appealing environmental permitting decisions, saying it went against ..
News 2 Aug 2018
A coalition of health and environmental NGOs has joined the Brussels region of Belgium in its EU court case against the EC over the decision ..
News 26 Jul 2018
Bulgaria’s parliament has passed a law imposing heavy costs on individuals and NGOs that want to appeal environmental permitting decisions ..
News 26 Jul 2018
Plant strains whose genone has been tweaked using advanced laboratory techniques are GMOs and should be subject to strict control before marketing or release into ..
News 25 Jul 2018