Arthur Neslen – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com EU news and policy debates across languages Thu, 16 May 2019 12:46:27 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.2.2 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/02/ea_favicon_16x16.png Arthur Neslen – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com 32 32 EU clean water laws under attack from industry lobbyists https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/eu-clean-water-laws-under-attack-from-industry-lobbyists/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/eu-clean-water-laws-under-attack-from-industry-lobbyists/#respond Thu, 16 May 2019 08:09:07 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1341018 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/eu-clean-water-laws-under-attack-from-industry-lobbyists/feed/ 0 ExxonMobil faces EU Parliament ban after no show at climate hearing https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/exxonmobil-faces-eu-parliament-ban-after-no-show-at-climate-hearing/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/exxonmobil-faces-eu-parliament-ban-after-no-show-at-climate-hearing/#respond Sat, 23 Mar 2019 13:59:00 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1325432 https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/exxonmobil-faces-eu-parliament-ban-after-no-show-at-climate-hearing/feed/ 0 Europe’s most deprived areas ‘hit hardest by air pollution’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/air-pollution/news/europes-most-deprived-areas-hit-hardest-by-air-pollution/ Tue, 05 Feb 2019 06:05:22 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?p=1310644 Europe’s halogen lightbulb ban looms large https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/europes-halogen-lightbulb-ban-looms-large/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/europes-halogen-lightbulb-ban-looms-large/#respond Thu, 23 Aug 2018 10:03:07 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1264827 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/europes-halogen-lightbulb-ban-looms-large/feed/ 0 Banker: ‘Massive positive change’ underway for building renovation https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/interview/banker-massive-positive-change-underway-for-building-renovation/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/interview/banker-massive-positive-change-underway-for-building-renovation/#respond Thu, 19 Jul 2018 10:44:55 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1258246 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/interview/banker-massive-positive-change-underway-for-building-renovation/feed/ 0 Romania breaks up alleged €25m illegal logging ring https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/romania-breaks-up-alleged-e25m-illegal-logging-ring/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/romania-breaks-up-alleged-e25m-illegal-logging-ring/#respond Fri, 01 Jun 2018 11:21:08 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1243536 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/romania-breaks-up-alleged-e25m-illegal-logging-ring/feed/ 0 Dutch government appeals against court ruling over emissions cuts https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/dutch-government-appeals-against-court-ruling-over-emissions-cuts/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/dutch-government-appeals-against-court-ruling-over-emissions-cuts/#comments Tue, 29 May 2018 05:31:19 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1242117 https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/dutch-government-appeals-against-court-ruling-over-emissions-cuts/feed/ 5 Balearics launch pioneering plan to phase out emissions https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/balearics-launch-pioneering-plan-to-phase-out-emissions/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/balearics-launch-pioneering-plan-to-phase-out-emissions/#respond Fri, 16 Feb 2018 06:35:59 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1213879 https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/balearics-launch-pioneering-plan-to-phase-out-emissions/feed/ 0 Solar industry says EU tariffs on Chinese imports will raise panel prices https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/mon-solar-industry-says-eu-tariffs-on-chinese-imports-will-raise-panel-prices/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/mon-solar-industry-says-eu-tariffs-on-chinese-imports-will-raise-panel-prices/#comments Mon, 11 Sep 2017 04:29:24 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1173344 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/mon-solar-industry-says-eu-tariffs-on-chinese-imports-will-raise-panel-prices/feed/ 1 The end of coal: EU energy companies pledge no new plants from 2020 https://www.euractiv.com/section/electricity/news/the-end-of-coal-eu-energy-companies-pledge-no-new-plants-from-2020/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/electricity/news/the-end-of-coal-eu-energy-companies-pledge-no-new-plants-from-2020/#comments Thu, 06 Apr 2017 04:42:31 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1135776 https://www.euractiv.com/section/electricity/news/the-end-of-coal-eu-energy-companies-pledge-no-new-plants-from-2020/feed/ 1 EU stalls pledge to carry out independent checks on car emissions https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/eu-stalls-pledge-to-carry-out-independent-checks-on-car-emissions/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/eu-stalls-pledge-to-carry-out-independent-checks-on-car-emissions/#respond Mon, 28 Nov 2016 16:54:30 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1065517 https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/eu-stalls-pledge-to-carry-out-independent-checks-on-car-emissions/feed/ 0 Protected forests in Europe felled to meet EU renewable targets – report https://www.euractiv.com/section/all/news/protected-forests-in-europe-felled-to-meet-eu-renewable-targets-report/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/all/news/protected-forests-in-europe-felled-to-meet-eu-renewable-targets-report/#respond Thu, 24 Nov 2016 14:39:29 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1064604 https://www.euractiv.com/section/all/news/protected-forests-in-europe-felled-to-meet-eu-renewable-targets-report/feed/ 0 Renewables could lose European power grid priority, documents reveal https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/renewables-could-lose-european-power-grid-priority-documents-reveal/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/renewables-could-lose-european-power-grid-priority-documents-reveal/#respond Wed, 02 Nov 2016 08:48:48 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1056174 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/renewables-could-lose-european-power-grid-priority-documents-reveal/feed/ 0 Petrol cars allowed to exceed pollution limits by 50% under draft EU laws https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/petrol-cars-allowed-to-exceed-pollution-limits-by-50-under-draft-eu-laws/ Tue, 25 Oct 2016 05:45:07 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=1052848 Our partner The Guardian reports.]]> VW and Shell accused of trying to block EU push for electric cars https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/vw-and-shell-accused-of-trying-to-block-eu-push-for-electric-cars/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/vw-and-shell-accused-of-trying-to-block-eu-push-for-electric-cars/#respond Thu, 28 Apr 2016 16:09:30 +0000 http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2016/apr/28/vw-and-shell-try-to-block-eu-push-for-cleaner-cars VW and Shell have been accused of trying to block Europe’s push for electric cars and more efficient cars, by saying biofuels should be at heart of efforts to green the industry instead. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/vw-and-shell-accused-of-trying-to-block-eu-push-for-electric-cars/feed/ 0 TTIP: Chevron lobbied for controversial legal right as ‘environmental deterrent’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/ttip-chevron-lobbied-for-controversial-legal-right-as-environmental-deterrent/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/ttip-chevron-lobbied-for-controversial-legal-right-as-environmental-deterrent/#comments Wed, 27 Apr 2016 09:56:02 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=970324 https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/ttip-chevron-lobbied-for-controversial-legal-right-as-environmental-deterrent/feed/ 1 EU’s ban on inefficient toasters delayed to avoid pro-Brexit press attack https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/eus-ban-on-inefficient-toasters-delayed-to-avoid-pro-brexit-press-attack/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/eus-ban-on-inefficient-toasters-delayed-to-avoid-pro-brexit-press-attack/#comments Sun, 28 Feb 2016 16:57:02 +0000 http://www.theguardian.com/politics/2016/feb/28/eu-inefficient-toasters-ban-delayed-avoid-pro-brexit-press-attack https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/eus-ban-on-inefficient-toasters-delayed-to-avoid-pro-brexit-press-attack/feed/ 1 Germany leads Europe in offshore wind energy growth https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/germany-leads-europe-in-offshore-wind-energy-growth/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/germany-leads-europe-in-offshore-wind-energy-growth/#respond Tue, 02 Feb 2016 05:59:47 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=890230 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/germany-leads-europe-in-offshore-wind-energy-growth/feed/ 0 Europe lags behind US in tackling CO2 emissions from planes https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/europe-lags-behind-us-in-tackling-co2-emissions-from-planes/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/europe-lags-behind-us-in-tackling-co2-emissions-from-planes/#respond Fri, 22 Jan 2016 15:01:17 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=889482 Europe is calling for a considerably less ambitious carbon emissions standard for airplanes than the US in a new global push to reduce aviation’s contribution to climate change.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/europe-lags-behind-us-in-tackling-co2-emissions-from-planes/feed/ 0 TTIP talks: EU alleged to have given ExxonMobil access to confidential strategies https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/ttip-talks-eu-alleged-to-have-given-exxonmobil-access-to-confidential-strategies/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/ttip-talks-eu-alleged-to-have-given-exxonmobil-access-to-confidential-strategies/#respond Thu, 26 Nov 2015 16:04:21 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=885534 TTIP, documents reveal.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/ttip-talks-eu-alleged-to-have-given-exxonmobil-access-to-confidential-strategies/feed/ 0 Paris climate deal must be legally binding, EU tells John Kerry https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/paris-climate-deal-must-be-legally-binding-eu-tells-john-kerry/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/paris-climate-deal-must-be-legally-binding-eu-tells-john-kerry/#respond Fri, 13 Nov 2015 07:04:18 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=884233 Obama Administration that a global climate deal at the Paris summit must be legally binding, after the US secretary of state John Kerry said that it “definitively” would not be a treaty.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/paris-climate-deal-must-be-legally-binding-eu-tells-john-kerry/feed/ 0 Carmakers urge EU to delay new emissions limits by a year https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/carmakers-urge-eu-to-delay-new-emissions-limits-by-a-year/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/carmakers-urge-eu-to-delay-new-emissions-limits-by-a-year/#respond Mon, 05 Oct 2015 09:31:38 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=880877 public uproar at the VW rigging scandal.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/carmakers-urge-eu-to-delay-new-emissions-limits-by-a-year/feed/ 0 Samsung TVs appear more energy efficient in tests than in real life https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/samsung-tvs-appear-more-energy-efficient-in-tests-than-in-real-life/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/samsung-tvs-appear-more-energy-efficient-in-tests-than-in-real-life/#respond Thu, 01 Oct 2015 12:17:49 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=880677 Samsung TVs in Europe appear to use less energy during official testing conditions than they do during real-world use, raising questions about whether they are set up to game energy efficiency tests.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/samsung-tvs-appear-more-energy-efficient-in-tests-than-in-real-life/feed/ 0 Europe strengthens ban on seal products after WTO challenge https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/europe-strengthens-ban-on-seal-products-after-wto-challenge/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/europe-strengthens-ban-on-seal-products-after-wto-challenge/#respond Wed, 09 Sep 2015 08:39:37 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=878894 The Guardian reports. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/europe-strengthens-ban-on-seal-products-after-wto-challenge/feed/ 0 Kyoto protocol’s carbon credit scheme ‘increased emissions by 600m tonnes’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/kyoto-protocol-s-carbon-credit-scheme-increased-emissions-by-600m-tonnes/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/kyoto-protocol-s-carbon-credit-scheme-increased-emissions-by-600m-tonnes/#respond Tue, 25 Aug 2015 12:04:56 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=877823 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/kyoto-protocol-s-carbon-credit-scheme-increased-emissions-by-600m-tonnes/feed/ 0 UK lobbying for even weaker EU air pollution laws, leaked papers show https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/uk-lobbying-for-even-weaker-eu-air-pollution-laws-leaked-papers-show/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/uk-lobbying-for-even-weaker-eu-air-pollution-laws-leaked-papers-show/#respond Wed, 12 Aug 2015 15:14:04 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=877303 https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/uk-lobbying-for-even-weaker-eu-air-pollution-laws-leaked-papers-show/feed/ 0 European Commission hails ‘fiddled’ Serbian climate pledge https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/european-commission-hails-fiddled-serbian-climate-pledge/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/european-commission-hails-fiddled-serbian-climate-pledge/#respond Fri, 12 Jun 2015 08:53:54 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=873469 European Commission as an “exemplary” step towards EU accession, even though official figures show that it involves a 15% increase in the country’s emissions by 2030.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/european-commission-hails-fiddled-serbian-climate-pledge/feed/ 0 EU agrees ‘landmark’ carbon market deal https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/eu-agrees-landmark-carbon-market-deal/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/eu-agrees-landmark-carbon-market-deal/#respond Thu, 07 May 2015 08:58:06 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=871114 https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/eu-agrees-landmark-carbon-market-deal/feed/ 0 Shell lobbied to undermine EU renewables targets, documents reveal https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/shell-lobbied-to-undermine-eu-renewables-targets-documents-reveal/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/shell-lobbied-to-undermine-eu-renewables-targets-documents-reveal/#respond Mon, 27 Apr 2015 18:02:45 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=870375 reached in October last year, newly released documents reveal.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/shell-lobbied-to-undermine-eu-renewables-targets-documents-reveal/feed/ 0 UK faces European court over coal plant emissions https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/uk-faces-european-court-over-coal-plant-emissions/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/uk-faces-european-court-over-coal-plant-emissions/#respond Fri, 27 Mar 2015 07:28:43 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=868052 Aberthaw power plant in Wales, the bloc announced on Thursday.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/uk-faces-european-court-over-coal-plant-emissions/feed/ 0 Electric cars could cut oil imports 40% by 2030, says study https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/electric-cars-could-cut-oil-imports-40-by-2030-says-study/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/electric-cars-could-cut-oil-imports-40-by-2030-says-study/#respond Wed, 11 Mar 2015 08:17:11 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=866683 https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/electric-cars-could-cut-oil-imports-40-by-2030-says-study/feed/ 0 Balkan dam boom threatens Europe’s last wild waterways https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/balkan-dam-boom-threatens-europe-s-last-wild-waterways/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/balkan-dam-boom-threatens-europe-s-last-wild-waterways/#respond Fri, 20 Feb 2015 12:20:05 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=865383 https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/balkan-dam-boom-threatens-europe-s-last-wild-waterways/feed/ 0 ‘Suppressed’ EU report could have banned pesticides worth billions https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/suppressed-eu-report-could-have-banned-pesticides-worth-billions/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/suppressed-eu-report-could-have-banned-pesticides-worth-billions/#comments Tue, 03 Feb 2015 08:01:54 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=863884 Guardian has learned. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/suppressed-eu-report-could-have-banned-pesticides-worth-billions/feed/ 10 EU paper calls for binding CCS targets by 2030 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-paper-calls-for-binding-ccs-targets-by-2030/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-paper-calls-for-binding-ccs-targets-by-2030/#respond Tue, 27 Jan 2015 08:37:17 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=863375 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-paper-calls-for-binding-ccs-targets-by-2030/feed/ 0 EU to launch diplomatic offensive ahead of Paris climate talks https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/eu-to-launch-diplomatic-offensive-ahead-of-paris-climate-talks/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/eu-to-launch-diplomatic-offensive-ahead-of-paris-climate-talks/#respond Tue, 20 Jan 2015 16:24:12 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=862877 https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/eu-to-launch-diplomatic-offensive-ahead-of-paris-climate-talks/feed/ 0 GM crops to be fast-tracked in UK following EU vote https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/gm-crops-to-be-fast-tracked-in-uk-following-eu-vote/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/gm-crops-to-be-fast-tracked-in-uk-following-eu-vote/#respond Thu, 15 Jan 2015 17:12:23 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=862622 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/gm-crops-to-be-fast-tracked-in-uk-following-eu-vote/feed/ 0 UK accused of hypocrisy over plans to limit enforcement of EU climate goals https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/uk-accused-of-hypocrisy-over-plans-to-limit-enforcement-of-eu-climate-goals/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/uk-accused-of-hypocrisy-over-plans-to-limit-enforcement-of-eu-climate-goals/#respond Wed, 07 Jan 2015 09:42:53 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=861896 https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/uk-accused-of-hypocrisy-over-plans-to-limit-enforcement-of-eu-climate-goals/feed/ 0 Heatwaves likely ‘every other year’ by 2030s, says Met Office study https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/heatwaves-likely-every-other-year-by-2030s-says-met-office-study/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/heatwaves-likely-every-other-year-by-2030s-says-met-office-study/#respond Tue, 09 Dec 2014 08:30:45 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=860838 https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/heatwaves-likely-every-other-year-by-2030s-says-met-office-study/feed/ 0 Brussels targets super-sized TVs in drive for energy efficiency https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/brussels-targets-super-sized-tvs-in-drive-for-energy-efficiency/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/brussels-targets-super-sized-tvs-in-drive-for-energy-efficiency/#respond Thu, 20 Nov 2014 13:52:03 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=859593 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/brussels-targets-super-sized-tvs-in-drive-for-energy-efficiency/feed/ 0 Hinkley nuclear reactor project gains EU approval, leak reveals https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/hinkley-nuclear-reactor-project-gains-eu-approval-leak-reveals/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/hinkley-nuclear-reactor-project-gains-eu-approval-leak-reveals/#respond Tue, 23 Sep 2014 12:43:49 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=855186 https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/hinkley-nuclear-reactor-project-gains-eu-approval-leak-reveals/feed/ 0 EU polluters to land €5bn windfall under ‘carbon leakage’ proposal https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-polluters-to-land-5bn-windfall-under-carbon-leakage-proposal/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-polluters-to-land-5bn-windfall-under-carbon-leakage-proposal/#respond Tue, 16 Sep 2014 09:33:13 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=854580 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-polluters-to-land-5bn-windfall-under-carbon-leakage-proposal/feed/ 0 EU aid to Palestine ‘cannot continue indefinitely’ without results https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/eu-aid-to-palestine-cannot-continue-indefinitely-without-results/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/eu-aid-to-palestine-cannot-continue-indefinitely-without-results/#comments Fri, 05 Sep 2014 08:10:25 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=853815 SPECIAL REPORT: European frustration with the glacial pace of moves to Palestinian statehood could lead to the bloc’s aid contributions to the region becoming unsustainable in as little as 3-4 years, officials say.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/eu-aid-to-palestine-cannot-continue-indefinitely-without-results/feed/ 1 EU considers throwing ‘cordon sanitaire’ around ISIS https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/eu-considers-throwing-cordon-sanitaire-around-isis/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/eu-considers-throwing-cordon-sanitaire-around-isis/#respond Thu, 04 Sep 2014 08:13:58 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=853712 SPECIAL REPORT: The EU is weighing a proposal to impose a ‘cordon sanitaire’ around a swathe of territory the size of the UK, that is controlled by the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) group. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/eu-considers-throwing-cordon-sanitaire-around-isis/feed/ 0 EU source: Gaza reconstruction aid is ‘made in Israel’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/eu-source-gaza-reconstruction-aid-is-made-in-israel/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/eu-source-gaza-reconstruction-aid-is-made-in-israel/#comments Wed, 03 Sep 2014 08:13:16 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=853592 SPECIAL REPORT: A row is brewing over claims that Israel is earning millions of euros from a de facto policy of preventing non-Israeli reconstruction aid from entering the Gaza Strip.  ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/eu-source-gaza-reconstruction-aid-is-made-in-israel/feed/ 15 Piebalgs: Aid to conflict zones ‘becoming the rule, rather than the exception’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/piebalgs-aid-to-conflict-zones-becoming-the-rule-rather-than-the-exception/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/piebalgs-aid-to-conflict-zones-becoming-the-rule-rather-than-the-exception/#respond Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:16 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=853334 SPECIAL REPORT: Europe’s engagement with fragile and conflict-prone states is increasingly becoming the mainstay of its developmental work, the EU development commissioner, Andris Piebalgs, has told EURACTIV in an exclusive interview.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/piebalgs-aid-to-conflict-zones-becoming-the-rule-rather-than-the-exception/feed/ 0 EU must develop ‘best supporting actor’ role in war zones https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/eu-must-develop-best-supporting-actor-role-in-war-zones/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/eu-must-develop-best-supporting-actor-role-in-war-zones/#respond Mon, 01 Sep 2014 08:11:09 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=853105 SPECIAL REPORT: The new European Commission needs to shift its focus from humanitarian aid in conflict zones to conflict prevention and intervene more as a ‘best supporting actor to the UN’, says a paper by the European Think Tanks Group published today (1 September).]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/eu-must-develop-best-supporting-actor-role-in-war-zones/feed/ 0 Warsaw breaks ranks with Poland on 2030 climate goals https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/warsaw-breaks-ranks-with-poland-on-2030-climate-goals/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/warsaw-breaks-ranks-with-poland-on-2030-climate-goals/#respond Wed, 27 Aug 2014 08:10:21 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=853064 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/warsaw-breaks-ranks-with-poland-on-2030-climate-goals/feed/ 0 Watchdog rules Peabody ‘clean coal’ ad misleading https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/watchdog-rules-peabody-clean-coal-ad-misleading/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/watchdog-rules-peabody-clean-coal-ad-misleading/#respond Wed, 20 Aug 2014 08:11:03 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=852714 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/watchdog-rules-peabody-clean-coal-ad-misleading/feed/ 0 NGO backlash to Chief Scientific Advisor position grows https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/ngo-backlash-to-chief-scientific-advisor-position-grows/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/ngo-backlash-to-chief-scientific-advisor-position-grows/#respond Tue, 19 Aug 2014 08:07:47 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=852662 https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/ngo-backlash-to-chief-scientific-advisor-position-grows/feed/ 0 EU-Canada trade deal leak ‘ridicules’ TTIP consultation, campaigners say https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/eu-canada-trade-deal-leak-ridicules-ttip-consultation-campaigners-say/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/eu-canada-trade-deal-leak-ridicules-ttip-consultation-campaigners-say/#respond Thu, 14 Aug 2014 18:03:09 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=852614 https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/eu-canada-trade-deal-leak-ridicules-ttip-consultation-campaigners-say/feed/ 0 Showdown looms as Red Cross shuns Russian aid convoy https://www.euractiv.com/section/europe-s-east/news/showdown-looms-as-red-cross-shuns-russian-aid-convoy/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/europe-s-east/news/showdown-looms-as-red-cross-shuns-russian-aid-convoy/#respond Tue, 12 Aug 2014 14:44:42 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=852569 https://www.euractiv.com/section/europe-s-east/news/showdown-looms-as-red-cross-shuns-russian-aid-convoy/feed/ 0 How the Commission ‘blocked’ key environmental plans https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/how-the-commission-blocked-key-environmental-plans/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/how-the-commission-blocked-key-environmental-plans/#respond Tue, 05 Aug 2014 08:55:24 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=851511 https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/how-the-commission-blocked-key-environmental-plans/feed/ 0 Poland on road to EU Court over shale gas defiance https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/poland-on-road-to-eu-court-over-shale-gas-defiance/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/poland-on-road-to-eu-court-over-shale-gas-defiance/#respond Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:12:39 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=851307 https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/poland-on-road-to-eu-court-over-shale-gas-defiance/feed/ 0 €38 billion money pot could unlock 2030 clean energy deal https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/38-billion-money-pot-could-unlock-2030-clean-energy-deal/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/38-billion-money-pot-could-unlock-2030-clean-energy-deal/#respond Thu, 03 Jul 2014 08:36:47 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=849641 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/38-billion-money-pot-could-unlock-2030-clean-energy-deal/feed/ 0 IEA calls for action to cut $80 billion online energy drain https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/iea-calls-for-action-to-cut-80-billion-online-energy-drain/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/iea-calls-for-action-to-cut-80-billion-online-energy-drain/#respond Wed, 02 Jul 2014 10:05:22 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=849506 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/iea-calls-for-action-to-cut-80-billion-online-energy-drain/feed/ 0 Draft EU road machinery law ‘will create more pollution’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/draft-eu-road-machinery-law-will-create-more-pollution/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/draft-eu-road-machinery-law-will-create-more-pollution/#respond Fri, 27 Jun 2014 11:35:23 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=849157 https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/draft-eu-road-machinery-law-will-create-more-pollution/feed/ 0 Think Tank: Europe needs a building renovations directive https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/think-tank-europe-needs-a-building-renovations-directive/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/think-tank-europe-needs-a-building-renovations-directive/#respond Thu, 26 Jun 2014 08:25:33 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=849046 SPECIAL REPORT / Europe’s struggling bid to rein back energy wastage in the building sector could be boosted by a renovations directive implemented under a new Directorate-General for Resource Efficiency, says the sustainable energy think tank E3G. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/think-tank-europe-needs-a-building-renovations-directive/feed/ 0 ‘Acute’ gas crunch fears push efficiency into spotlight https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/acute-gas-crunch-fears-push-efficiency-into-spotlight/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/acute-gas-crunch-fears-push-efficiency-into-spotlight/#respond Wed, 25 Jun 2014 08:11:26 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=848965 SPECIAL REPORT / Energy security’s ascent to the top of the political agenda was cemented at the EU’s sustainable energy week yesterday (23 June), as a US ambassador to the EU, a Green MEP and the bloc’s energy commissioner, Günther Oettinger all used the Ukraine crisis to highlight the importance of energy saving measures.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/acute-gas-crunch-fears-push-efficiency-into-spotlight/feed/ 0 New research casts doubt on energy performance certificates regime https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/new-research-casts-doubt-on-energy-performance-certificates-regime/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/new-research-casts-doubt-on-energy-performance-certificates-regime/#respond Tue, 24 Jun 2014 08:21:25 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=848881 SPECIAL REPORT / The current system of certifying buildings according to their energy performance is beset by patchy enforcement, wildly-varying certificate costs, a laissez-faire attitude towards displaying information, and a lack of trained inspectors, according to the preliminary findings of a study by the Buildings Performance Institute Europe (BPIE).]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/new-research-casts-doubt-on-energy-performance-certificates-regime/feed/ 0 EU paper pencils in 30% or 35% efficiency target for 2030 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-paper-pencils-in-30-or-35-efficiency-target-for-2030/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-paper-pencils-in-30-or-35-efficiency-target-for-2030/#respond Mon, 23 Jun 2014 08:17:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=848809 SPECIAL REPORT / To maintain Europe’s emissions-cutting momentum, a 30% cut in energy usage is needed by 2030, rising to 35% if the EU wants to reap the benefits of energy security, jobs and growth, says a draft communication for the bloc’s energy efficiency review, seen by EURACTIV.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-paper-pencils-in-30-or-35-efficiency-target-for-2030/feed/ 0 EU plans bid to raise global rag trade working conditions https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/eu-plans-bid-to-raise-global-rag-trade-working-conditions/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/eu-plans-bid-to-raise-global-rag-trade-working-conditions/#respond Fri, 20 Jun 2014 08:10:54 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=848688 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/eu-plans-bid-to-raise-global-rag-trade-working-conditions/feed/ 0 Poll: Over 85% of east Europeans back robust 2030 climate goals https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/poll-over-85-of-east-europeans-back-robust-2030-climate-goals/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/poll-over-85-of-east-europeans-back-robust-2030-climate-goals/#respond Wed, 18 Jun 2014 08:39:20 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=848535 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/poll-over-85-of-east-europeans-back-robust-2030-climate-goals/feed/ 0 US embassy in Berlin sparks TTIP Twitter tangle https://www.euractiv.com/section/public-affairs/news/us-embassy-in-berlin-sparks-ttip-twitter-tangle/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/public-affairs/news/us-embassy-in-berlin-sparks-ttip-twitter-tangle/#respond Wed, 18 Jun 2014 08:22:56 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=848527 https://www.euractiv.com/section/public-affairs/news/us-embassy-in-berlin-sparks-ttip-twitter-tangle/feed/ 0 EU’s energy efficiency review puts high target on agenda https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/eu-s-energy-efficiency-review-puts-high-target-on-agenda/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/eu-s-energy-efficiency-review-puts-high-target-on-agenda/#respond Tue, 17 Jun 2014 08:10:33 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=848445 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/eu-s-energy-efficiency-review-puts-high-target-on-agenda/feed/ 0 Germany calls for three 2030 climate and energy targets https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/germany-calls-for-three-2030-climate-and-energy-targets/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/germany-calls-for-three-2030-climate-and-energy-targets/#respond Mon, 16 Jun 2014 08:17:20 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=848347 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/germany-calls-for-three-2030-climate-and-energy-targets/feed/ 0 Oettinger lashes out at ‘anti-European’ Ecodesign campaigns https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/oettinger-lashes-out-at-anti-european-ecodesign-campaigns/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/oettinger-lashes-out-at-anti-european-ecodesign-campaigns/#respond Fri, 13 Jun 2014 13:37:50 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=848335 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/oettinger-lashes-out-at-anti-european-ecodesign-campaigns/feed/ 0 EU slated for ‘cynical’ €113m shale gas subsidy https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-slated-for-cynical-113m-shale-gas-subsidy/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-slated-for-cynical-113m-shale-gas-subsidy/#respond Fri, 13 Jun 2014 08:15:30 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=848282 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-slated-for-cynical-113m-shale-gas-subsidy/feed/ 0 UN chief: EU has ‘great interest’ in public climate funds https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/un-chief-eu-has-great-interest-in-public-climate-funds/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/un-chief-eu-has-great-interest-in-public-climate-funds/#respond Tue, 10 Jun 2014 17:50:39 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=848054 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/un-chief-eu-has-great-interest-in-public-climate-funds/feed/ 0 UN faces ‘most extreme’ pressure ever on Palestinian aid https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/un-faces-most-extreme-pressure-ever-on-palestinian-aid/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/un-faces-most-extreme-pressure-ever-on-palestinian-aid/#respond Tue, 10 Jun 2014 07:43:47 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=847944 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/un-faces-most-extreme-pressure-ever-on-palestinian-aid/feed/ 0 EU touts 70% recycling and zero landfill law for 2030 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/eu-touts-70-recycling-and-zero-landfill-law-for-2030/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/eu-touts-70-recycling-and-zero-landfill-law-for-2030/#respond Fri, 06 Jun 2014 07:56:45 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=847868 SPECIAL REPORT / Europe could be recycling 70% of its municipal waste by 2030, if a binding proposal that would phase out the environmentally harmful practice of landfill disposal is approved by the European Commission this month, EURACTIV has learned. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/eu-touts-70-recycling-and-zero-landfill-law-for-2030/feed/ 0 Giving immunisation efforts a booster https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/linksdossier/giving-immunisation-efforts-a-booster/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/linksdossier/giving-immunisation-efforts-a-booster/#respond Tue, 03 Jun 2014 12:32:12 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=843465 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/linksdossier/giving-immunisation-efforts-a-booster/feed/ 0 First tar sands shipment to Europe sparks protests https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/first-tar-sands-shipment-to-europe-sparks-protests/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/first-tar-sands-shipment-to-europe-sparks-protests/#respond Mon, 02 Jun 2014 07:43:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=847492 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/first-tar-sands-shipment-to-europe-sparks-protests/feed/ 0 EU signals binding energy savings target in September https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-signals-binding-energy-savings-target-in-september/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-signals-binding-energy-savings-target-in-september/#respond Wed, 28 May 2014 18:43:45 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=847392 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-signals-binding-energy-savings-target-in-september/feed/ 0 Bioenergy push needs land ‘three times the size of the UK’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/bioenergy-push-needs-land-three-times-the-size-of-the-uk/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/bioenergy-push-needs-land-three-times-the-size-of-the-uk/#respond Wed, 28 May 2014 08:32:22 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=847297 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/bioenergy-push-needs-land-three-times-the-size-of-the-uk/feed/ 0 Fiat and BMW on track to miss Europe’s 2021 CO2 target https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/fiat-and-bmw-on-track-to-miss-europe-s-2021-co2-target/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/fiat-and-bmw-on-track-to-miss-europe-s-2021-co2-target/#comments Tue, 27 May 2014 08:17:31 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=847173 https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/fiat-and-bmw-on-track-to-miss-europe-s-2021-co2-target/feed/ 8 EU more than doubles vaccine aid as Gavi launches appeal https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/eu-more-than-doubles-vaccine-aid-as-gavi-launches-appeal/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/eu-more-than-doubles-vaccine-aid-as-gavi-launches-appeal/#respond Tue, 20 May 2014 12:30:13 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=846586 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/eu-more-than-doubles-vaccine-aid-as-gavi-launches-appeal/feed/ 0 EU figures show carbon credit glut persists, but offset data withheld https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-figures-show-carbon-credit-glut-persists-but-offset-data-withheld/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-figures-show-carbon-credit-glut-persists-but-offset-data-withheld/#respond Mon, 19 May 2014 07:57:20 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=846502 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-figures-show-carbon-credit-glut-persists-but-offset-data-withheld/feed/ 0 Europe’s ‘Energy Dependence Day’ is getting earlier each year https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/europe-s-energy-dependence-day-is-getting-earlier-each-year/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/europe-s-energy-dependence-day-is-getting-earlier-each-year/#respond Fri, 16 May 2014 07:15:36 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=846382 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/europe-s-energy-dependence-day-is-getting-earlier-each-year/feed/ 0 Ukraine crisis fires efficiency up the EU’s energy agenda https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/ukraine-crisis-fires-efficiency-up-the-eu-s-energy-agenda/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/ukraine-crisis-fires-efficiency-up-the-eu-s-energy-agenda/#respond Thu, 15 May 2014 07:52:31 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=846292 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/ukraine-crisis-fires-efficiency-up-the-eu-s-energy-agenda/feed/ 0 IEA: Coal use is spiking climate mitigation costs https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/iea-coal-use-is-spiking-climate-mitigation-costs/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/iea-coal-use-is-spiking-climate-mitigation-costs/#respond Mon, 12 May 2014 13:39:59 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=846062 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/iea-coal-use-is-spiking-climate-mitigation-costs/feed/ 0 UK advertising watchdog launches probe into Peabody ‘clean coal’ ad https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/uk-advertising-watchdog-launches-probe-into-peabody-clean-coal-ad/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/uk-advertising-watchdog-launches-probe-into-peabody-clean-coal-ad/#respond Thu, 08 May 2014 18:25:07 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=845939 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/uk-advertising-watchdog-launches-probe-into-peabody-clean-coal-ad/feed/ 0 Ukrainian cities unite to send out energy efficiency SOS https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/ukrainian-cities-unite-to-send-out-energy-efficiency-sos/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/ukrainian-cities-unite-to-send-out-energy-efficiency-sos/#respond Thu, 08 May 2014 07:57:45 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=845851 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/ukrainian-cities-unite-to-send-out-energy-efficiency-sos/feed/ 0 New EU state aid law is ‘a huge mess’ say lawyers https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/new-eu-state-aid-law-is-a-huge-mess-say-lawyers/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/new-eu-state-aid-law-is-a-huge-mess-say-lawyers/#respond Wed, 30 Apr 2014 08:22:10 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=845303 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/new-eu-state-aid-law-is-a-huge-mess-say-lawyers/feed/ 0 EU adviser flags district heating in efficiency review https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-adviser-flags-district-heating-in-efficiency-review/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-adviser-flags-district-heating-in-efficiency-review/#respond Tue, 29 Apr 2014 07:02:24 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=845287 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-adviser-flags-district-heating-in-efficiency-review/feed/ 0 First analysis: EU states energy saving plans ‘not credible’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/first-analysis-eu-states-energy-saving-plans-not-credible/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/first-analysis-eu-states-energy-saving-plans-not-credible/#respond Wed, 23 Apr 2014 18:04:56 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=845057 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/first-analysis-eu-states-energy-saving-plans-not-credible/feed/ 0 Environmental NGOs launch election demands as Green support dips https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/environmental-ngos-launch-election-demands-as-green-support-dips/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/environmental-ngos-launch-election-demands-as-green-support-dips/#respond Tue, 22 Apr 2014 08:17:22 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=844902 https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/environmental-ngos-launch-election-demands-as-green-support-dips/feed/ 0 Peace priest: CAR aid mission ‘a victory for money that never arrives’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/peace-priest-car-aid-mission-a-victory-for-money-that-never-arrives/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/peace-priest-car-aid-mission-a-victory-for-money-that-never-arrives/#respond Fri, 18 Apr 2014 15:24:58 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=844866 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/peace-priest-car-aid-mission-a-victory-for-money-that-never-arrives/feed/ 0 UK warns MEPs against evangelical attack on EU development aid https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/uk-warns-meps-against-evangelical-attack-on-eu-development-aid/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/uk-warns-meps-against-evangelical-attack-on-eu-development-aid/#respond Thu, 17 Apr 2014 10:10:49 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https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/compensation-calls-as-israel-seizes-eu-funded-aid-projects/feed/ 0 Commission pushes renewable energy into the free market https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/commission-pushes-renewable-energy-into-the-free-market/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/commission-pushes-renewable-energy-into-the-free-market/#respond Thu, 10 Apr 2014 08:22:04 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=844242 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/commission-pushes-renewable-energy-into-the-free-market/feed/ 0 Overseas aid ‘rebounds’ to record high, says OECD https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/overseas-aid-rebounds-to-record-high-says-oecd/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/overseas-aid-rebounds-to-record-high-says-oecd/#respond Wed, 09 Apr 2014 08:52:26 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=844154 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Ban Ki-Moon: EU must agree to a 2030 climate package in June https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/ban-ki-moon-eu-must-agree-to-a-2030-climate-package-in-june/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/ban-ki-moon-eu-must-agree-to-a-2030-climate-package-in-june/#respond Fri, 04 Apr 2014 06:38:06 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=843865 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/ban-ki-moon-eu-must-agree-to-a-2030-climate-package-in-june/feed/ 0 Report: New state aid rules offer big emitters €2 billion windfall https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/report-new-state-aid-rules-offer-big-emitters-2-billion-windfall/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/report-new-state-aid-rules-offer-big-emitters-2-billion-windfall/#respond Wed, 02 Apr 2014 08:40:58 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=843663 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/report-new-state-aid-rules-offer-big-emitters-2-billion-windfall/feed/ 0 Schulz: Cut aid to African countries with anti-gay laws https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/schulz-cut-aid-to-african-countries-with-anti-gay-laws/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/schulz-cut-aid-to-african-countries-with-anti-gay-laws/#respond Tue, 01 Apr 2014 09:40:32 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=843576 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/schulz-cut-aid-to-african-countries-with-anti-gay-laws/feed/ 0 Game on for 30% binding resource efficiency target by 2030 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/game-on-for-30-binding-resource-efficiency-target-by-2030/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/game-on-for-30-binding-resource-efficiency-target-by-2030/#respond Fri, 28 Mar 2014 08:52:07 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=843391 SPECIAL REPORT / The European Commission's environment directorate is pushing hard for a binding target to increase Europe’s resource efficiency 30% by 2030 as part of a waste review 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