Environmental Policy News in the EU
EU opens way to net zero greenhouse gas emissions
Finally the EU is waking up to the challenge of climate change.
Boosted energy efficiency target still falls short of Paris Agreement
32.5% non-binding target is not enough
MEPs open door to banks assessing financial risk of fossil fuels
Banks could measure the financial risk of assets like coal, oil and gas
EU renewables deal will hurt climate and forests
A low 32% renewables target; biomass rules that will increase emissions
External action proposal fails to tackle global nature loss and climate change impacts
Today's proposal by the European Commission of a single external action financing instrument for ...
Post-2020 funding for maritime and fisheries falls short of EU sustainability objectives
How will EU Member States achieve a level playing field and increase capacity in sustainable ...
Clean Energy: New positive dynamic towards higher targets must not be undermined by misguided ‘flexibility’
Imke Lübbeke, Head of Climate and Energy, WWF European Policy Office commented on today’s Energy ...
Plastic pollution in Mediterranean Sea threatens the health of our ocean
Record levels of pollution from microplastics are threatening marine species, fisheries activities ...
Member States can increase EU renewables & energy efficiency ambition
“Having started off on the wrong foot, Member States have a chance to shuffle forward in the ...
InvestEU fund: sounds good, but devil will be in the detail
There is a 50% climate and environment spending target