European Council meeting expected to set out timetable for adopting sweeping new net zero strategy for the world's largest trading bloc
EU greenhouse gas emissions rose 0.7 per cent in 2017 compared to the previous year new data reveals
Climate and environment were top EU election issues prompting a 'green wave' of MEPs, but how might this translate into policy action?
The dividing line between supporters of climate action and populist forces that are overtly hostile to the green economy has never been starker - every vote matters
Trade body warns the powerhouse of the European wind energy market is in 'deep trouble'
Bloomberg reports officials are working on net zero target, but as EU plans for a similar goal face opposition it remains unclear if whole cabinet is ready to back new target
Firm hit by EU's decision to suspend UK companies from accessing CO2 credits under emissions trading system until Brexit deal is ratified
Ratings agency warns of possible credit downgrades, while the UK's auto lobby says 'anti-diesel' agenda has made targets harder to reach
Green MEPs Molly Scott Cato in the UK and Bas Eickhout in the Netherlands make the case for a far stronger EU green investment framework
Influential new report from Sandbag claims policies already in place to deliver 50 per cent cut in emissions by 2030, paving the way for increased ambition
EU Commission's decision to scrap Energy Star labels for office equipment without consultation remains controversial with manufacturers, says TechUK's Susanne Baker
Open letter from leading business groups, investors, and trade unions signals support for wave of 'citizen mobilisations' and urges EU to formalise net zero emission strategy
Experts fear withdrawal of Energy Star label scheme from the EU market will make it trickier for businesses to source energy efficient office equipment
French President issues rallying cry to renew European project, set a net zero goal, and take on Brexit 'anger mongers'
Economist Pierre Larrouturou and climate scientist Jean Jouzel are leading a call to mobilise funds on a large scale, backed by more than 600 political figures
But WindEurope points to drop off in capacity growth in 2018 and calls for increase in renewables ambition from European policymakers
Amid US threats to slap import tariffs on European cars, the EU is wavering on its commitment to uphold the Paris Agreement through trade negotiations
Bloc boosts clean transport agenda with plan to cut emissions from new trucks 30 per cent by 2030
With markets shifting towards greener eating, EU should urgently prioritise plant-based and lab-grown meat industries, Chatham House report argues
Major corporates, including Unilever, Heathrow Airport, Tesco, Coca-Cola Europe, join NGOs in calling on EU to endorse net zero vision
Statistics show 11 member states have hit 2020 renewables target early, as bloc increases share of energy sourced from renewables
EU agency points to "economic dividends" from low carbon transition across Europe
UK proposals include new regulations on farmers, wood-burning stoves and diesel cars
Status of cross-border electricity cables connecting UK and Europe must be top priority for future relationship with EU, argues think tank E3G