The EU should provide funding for a new generation of nuclear reactors to replace the existing fleet, or risk jeopardising climate targets, the French nuclear ..
News 15 May 2019
Document Watch 15 May 2019 External Content
- Climate,Energy,General Policy
- Waste & Resources,Products,Markets & Corporate,EU's Circular Economy
Five European and global textile and fashion organisations have pledged to work with the EU to “co-develop” a vision for textiles in a circular economy ..
News 14 May 2019
WebNews 13 May 2019 External Content
- Waste & Resources,Chemicals
Parties to the Rotterdam Convention have agreed to establish a compliance mechanism on importing hazardous chemicals, 15 years after the convention came into force ..
News 10 May 2019
A controversial court system for investor disputes under the EU-Canada trade and investment agreement is compatible with EU law, according to an opinion by the ..
News 3 May 2019
Global CO2 emissions reached a historic high last year, and governments must remain open to all options, including nuclear power, the head of the International ..
News 30 Apr 2019
WebNews 29 Apr 2019 External Content
Maintaining a one-quarter share of nuclear capacity in the 2050 electricity mix will help decarbonise the economy and support jobs and economic growth in the ..
News 29 Apr 2019
- General Policy,Brexit and the EU
The draft EU withdrawal agreement risks undermining European environmental protections by allowing the UK to lower its standards without repercussions, a new report has warned ..
News 26 Apr 2019
Central and eastern European countries are preparing to work closely with the Russian State Atomic Energy Corporation to prolong the operation of their Soviet-era nuclear ..
News 25 Apr 2019
European agriculture ministers have handed the European Commission a mandate to develop a post-2020 EU forest strategy and to step up EU action against deforestation ..
News 16 Apr 2019
German chancellor Angela Merkel has said her government will consider introducing a cross-sector carbon tax in order to meet its 2030 climate targets ..
News 15 Apr 2019
- Climate,Paris Agreement,2019 European Elections
France will continue its opposition to trade talks with the US on the basis that it is not committed to the Paris climate agreement, despite ..
News 12 Apr 2019