Environmental Policy News in the EU
2019 must be the beginning of the end for coal in Germany - report
Germany would need to start phasing out coal by 2019 and completely eliminate the fuel from its ...
2017 - the year of the long-term climate plan?
A new year is always a chance to reflect on what has gone past, and what is to come.
What the EU Commission officially decided on the EU Nature Directives
On Friday 16 December, the Commission published its conclusions (Staff Working Document) on the ...
MEPs put EU ETS back on track for effective climate action
With their vote today on the reform of the EU Emissions Trading Scheme for the period 2021-2030, ...
Bloomberg Task Force opens the way for ‘climate stress tests’ for companies and investors
Companies and investors should report the climate-related risks of their business plans, the ...
No more presents for polluters! Make the EU ETS work for the climate
On 15 December, the European Parliament’s environment committee will cast a decisive vote on the ...
€120 billion more for climate possible from strong EU carbon market reform - report
EU countries could receive up to €120 billion more for climate action through a strengthened ...
People’s support for nature has won in the Berlaymont
Nature won, together with over half a million people who stood up for it!
Environmental crime to be tackled with stronger capacity, Member States agree
WWF has welcomed the commitment by EU Member States to increase efforts to combat environmental ...
Nature dodges bullet: huge public campaign saves EU nature laws
European Commission confirms EU nature protection laws will be saved after record-breaking campaign ...