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
- 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
Finland’s environment ministry is seeking regional partners in a plan to use gypsum to reduce fertiliser run-off from fields into the Baltic Sea by as ..
News 17 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
- Waste & Resources,Pollution
French researchers have revealed a threefold increase in litter at the bottom of the Mediterranean Sea since the 1990s ..
News 1 Aug 2019
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) last week firmly refuted media reports that it has proposed closing artificial turf pitches as part of its efforts to ..
News 30 Jul 2019
The European Commission must support new global rules on the export of plastic waste, despite pressure from industry groups to exclude OECD countries, campaigners say ..
News 9 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
The total carbon dioxide emissions from large ships operating in European waters came to more than 150 million tonnes in 2018 ..
News 2 Jul 2019
Iceland’s four largest emitters of carbon dioxide will explore a technique for capturing and permanently locking away the gas in basalt rock as part of ..
News 24 Jun 2019
Most of the emissions-free hydrogen in Europe in 2050 will come from natural gas through a technique that cracks natural gas into hydrogen and solid ..
News 24 Jun 2019
Environmental groups have called for an immediate ban on heavy fuel oil (HFO) in the Arctic as scientists sound the alarm over rapidly rising temperatures ..
News 19 Jun 2019
- Waste & Resources,Products,EU's Circular Economy
Tackling marine plastic litter will require the world’s leading economies to scale up improvements to waste management and product design, G20 environment and energy ministers ..
News 17 Jun 2019
Tackling record high levels of plastic pollution in the Mediterranean will require urgent government action both domestically and at a global scale, WWF has said ..
News 7 Jun 2019
Cruise ships emit far more harmful sulphur oxides (SOx) around Europe's coast than its entire passenger car fleet combined, campaigners have warned ..
News 5 Jun 2019