The European wind industry contributed €36bn to the EU’s GDP in 2016, supports 263,000 jobs and generated €8bn of exports outside of Europe ..
Comment 4 Jan 2018
- Climate,COP23: call to action
Investment in low-carbon infrastructure and adaptation projects last year fell from the all-time high reached in 2015, according to research from the Climate Policy Initiative ..
News 1 Nov 2017
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
The consumption of ozone-depleting chemicals in Europe fell by 13% in 2016 compared to the previous year, the European Environment Agency said on Thursday ..
News 14 Sep 2017
The European Commission has begun an evaluation of the effectiveness of the EU law on substances that deplete the ozone layer, the ODS Regulation, which ..
News 17 Jul 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
Hundreds of companies have committed to installing only new equipment with natural or alternative refrigerants with low global warming potential as part of international efforts ..
News 7 Oct 2016
The EU is gradually phasing down ozone-depleting substances such as hydrofluorocarbons, with consumption in 2015 hitting its lowest point for 10 years, according to the ..
News 19 Sep 2016
A group of developed countries, including the EU, the US and Australia, have proposed reducing their production and use of hydrofluorocarbons by 85% by 2036 ..
News 25 Jul 2016
Negotiators have overcome a major roadblock in the Montreal Protocol talks to agree the basic principles covering financial aid for developing countries to reduce their reliance ..
News 18 Jul 2016
- Climate,Waste & Resources,Packaging
EU climate change policies focus too narrowly on energy and transport and should more strongly reflect the potential of the circular economy to cut greenhouse ..
News 17 Jun 2016
- Energy,General Policy,Markets & Corporate
Energy efficiency has proved to be a key beneficiary of the EU’s multi-billion euro Investment Plan, but more money needs to find its way to ..
News 14 Jun 2016
Divisions between EU and developing countries over how the latter should be supported as they reduce hydrofluorocarbons emerged during a recent preliminary meeting, ENDS has ..
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
- Climate,Energy,Waste & Resources
Resource and climate challenges can be opportunities not threats for the EU steel industry, says the European Commission ..
News 16 Mar 2016