Greenhouse gas emissions traded under Europe's ETS dropped 8.7 per cent overall last year, although many airlines saw their CO2 rise
California and the Natural Resources Defense Council have pledged to challenge the regulation, which the government is touting as its largest deregulatory initiative to date, in court.
Auto trade bodies call for 'some adjustment to timing' of EU CO2 standards, as White House seeks to weaken fuel efficiency rules in US
Environmental groups and green businesses broadly welcome strategy, which aims to 'make sustainable products the norm'
Experts appointed by the EU Commission presented their final recommendations for what investments and activities should be considered 'sustainable' - but there remain several key unanswered questions
Proposed EU Industrial Strategy forms part of Commission's vision to build a net zero economy by 2050
EU Commission President Ursula von der Leyen claims law will see net zero taken into account 'in all future policy and legislation'
With trade deal talks kicking-off on Monday BusinessGreen pulls together the UK's stance on a range of crucial climate and energy issues
'Unprecedented transformation': European Commission unveils €1tr investment strategy to decarbonise a continent
The Sustainable Europe Investment Plan also details plans for a Just Transition Mechanism to support those regions facing a particularly far-reaching transformation
Commission is said to be prepping a sustainable investment plan to mobilise €1tr investment over the next decade in support of the net zero transition
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Bloc must take 'urgent action' to address climate emissions, biodiversity loss and natural resource use, warns European Environment Agency
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EU urged to step up ambition on slashing greenhouse gas emissions as key climate meetings loom
Government says it expects back-up power auction scheme to soon be restored, with almost £1bn of back-payments to be made to generators in January
But plan to raise €54bn in taxes to pay for low-carbon shift has been dismissed by activists as too weak
New EU ecodesign rules will require TVs, fridges and dishwashers to be easier to recycle and more energy efficient
New green business group wants to accelerate climate across EU economy
Commission President-elect appoints Frans Timmermans as Executive Vice President for an EU Green Deal
Around 200 CEOs of major corporates call on newly-elected EU leaders to collaborate with business and society in driving climate action and pursuit of the SDGs
Former German Defence Minister becomes first female European Commission President. securing narrow parliamentary approval after promising increased climate action
Carbon targets, border taxes, and a climate bank: Von der Leyen promises overhaul of EU net zero efforts
Ahead of key vote, European Commission nominee presents ambitious decarbonisation plans as she seeks to secure backing from MEPs