The new Dutch coalition government pledges to spend €4 billion to slash carbon emissions, move away from coal-fired plants and introduce a carbon price floor ..
News 11 Oct 2017
Negotiators from the European Parliament and EU Council have made “solid progress” towards a compromise on reforms to the EU emissions trading system, an Estonian ..
News 14 Sep 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 EU moved closer to linking its emissions trading scheme with the Swiss system on Wednesday as the European Commission adopted proposals to conclude a ..
News 16 Aug 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
Talks with national government delegates on planned reforms to the EU’s emissions trading system moved forward on Tuesday evening and could be wrapped up by ..
News 28 Jun 2017
Businesses have urged the UK to reach an early agreement with the EU to guarantee its participation in the EU’s emissions trading scheme until 2020 ..
News 26 Apr 2017
Stakeholders have generally welcomed a common position on rule changes to the EU emissions trading scheme (ETS) reached by environment ministers on Tuesday ..
News 1 Mar 2017
An EU-wide carbon price floor for power plants could avoid up to 943 million tonnes of CO2 by 2025, German researchers said on Monday ..
News 10 Jan 2017
- Climate,Energy,Brexit and the EU
MEPs' backing of an ambitious reform of the EU’s carbon trading scheme and the Brexit referendum shaped the carbon price chart in 2016, according to ..
News 6 Jan 2017
- Energy,Pollution,Markets & Corporate
The European Parliament’s lead MEP on the revision of the EU emissions trading scheme is seeking compromise over a hybrid system to compensate companies for ..
News 20 Oct 2016
An international carbon market could reduce the cost of delivering the emissions reductions pledged by countries under the Paris Agreement by 32% by 2030, according ..
News 19 Oct 2016
The European Parliament’s industry committee has rejected a proposal to channel free allowances from the EU emissions trading scheme to sectors at most risk of carbon leakage ..
News 13 Oct 2016
An EU fund to compensate industry for the indirect costs of the emission trading scheme has sufficient backing from member states to be approved by ..
News 12 Oct 2016