The Swedish Environmental Court’s NO to the final repository for spent nuclear fuel: a major victory for safety

The Swedish Environmental Court says no to the power industry’s Nuclear Waste Company SKB’s license application for a final repository for spent nuclear fuel in Forsmark,... 25-01-2018

EU’s energy project list denounced by unimpressed MEPs

A proposed list of priority energy projects drawn up by the European Commission has come under intense scrutiny by MEPs, some of whom accuse the EU executive of focusing too... 24-01-2018

Breaking news!

Austria files a lawsuit against the EU Commission for allowing Hungary to finance the Paks 2 Nuclear Power Plant extension from state aid. 22-01-2018

Topic Leader Meeting in Vienna

J&E Topic Leaders are in Vienna today to discuss the details of our Annual Work Plan 2018 implementation 17-01-2018

Norway only liable for emissions produced within borders, court rules

Environmental groups have failed in their bid to prevent Norway from issuing exploration licences in the Barents Sea. A court did not agree that the decision breaches the... 15-01-2018

The ELD information is out there

Many say that the proper functioning of the Environmental Liability Directive and a good insight into how successful it was in the last 10 years is hindered by the lack of... 08-01-2018

Access to Justice for a Greener Europe

Read the 2017 November Newsletter 21-12-2017


A breakthrough in access to justice! 20-12-2017

News from Romania: Hydroelectric power plant in the Jiu River Canyon

News from Romania Bankwatch Romania Association a.k.a. J&E Romania received a final court decision lately, canceling the construction permit for a hydroelectric power... 18-12-2017