Resurgent wolf is back in Belgium after more than 100 years

The wild wolf has returned for the first time in more than a century to Belgium, which has become the last country in continental Europe to report a sighting of the resurgent... 05-02-2018

Air pollution in Europe

There has been a lot of hassle lately about air pollution in EU with 9 countries (Czech Republic, Hungary, Germany, Spain, France, Italy, Romania, Slovakia and UK) having... 02-02-2018

Austria - new government, new environmental policy?

The programme of Austria’s new government could spell trouble for the environment 31-01-2018

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