European institutions and companies are set to work together on an industrial strategy for green hydrogen, senior EU officials and CEOs said at an event ..
News 11 Oct 2019
- Climate,Nature,Paris Agreement
The latest IPCC report on the damaging impacts of climate change on the planet’s oceans and frozen areas is “a wake-up call for the global ..
News 25 Sep 2019
- Products,General Policy,Paris Agreement
The construction sector needs 'radical action' for all buildings to produce net-zero emissions across their entire lifecycle by 2050, according to a report by the ..
News 23 Sep 2019
The head of the European Parliament's fisheries committee has pledged to address the issue of widespread government failure to manage marine protected areas ..
News 11 Sep 2019
Hydropower could become an increasingly important provider of flexibility and storage in a European power system increasingly dominated by renewables ..
News 10 Sep 2019
- Waste & Resources,Pollution,Nature
A growing body of scientific evidence suggests persistent, mobile, toxic chemicals “pose a great risk” to water sources, the water industry body EurEau has warned ..
News 2 Sep 2019
The EU’s transition to renewably sourced heating and cooling is being hampered by the lack of an effective carbon price on the sector, according to ..
News 27 Aug 2019
The “economic heart” of Europe will suffer the growing impacts of floods linked to climate change both directly and indirectly through its trading partners, new ..
News 15 Aug 2019
Several governments are on their way to court and others have been given final warnings over breaches to a raft of EU environmental legislation ..
News 25 Jul 2019
With drought becoming increasingly common and severe across Europe, the region’s water resources are being stretched “worryingly thin”, campaigners warn ..
News 23 Jul 2019
EU member states must do more to improve the quality of their freshwater bodies if they are to deal with the worsening effects of climate ..
News 15 Jul 2019
EU rules on detergent products have significantly reduced their impact on the environment, a European Commission report concludes ..
News 10 Jul 2019
- Waste & Resources,Chemicals
Increased use of digital platforms, smart devices, AI, the Internet of Things and blockchain could all help Europe move to a circular economy, but also ..
News 5 Jul 2019
- Climate,Waste & Resources
The French government has announced plans to reduce water consumption by a quarter within 15 years ..
News 2 Jul 2019
- General Policy,EU's Circular Economy
The EU is struggling to meet the UN sustainable development goals for climate action, biodiversity and resource use, according to official figures provided by Eurostat ..
News 28 Jun 2019