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  • News

    Aviation long-term decarbonisation workshop

    T&E convened a workshop to discuss emissions reduction pathways and measures for aviation in light of the Paris requirement for all sectors to cut emissions and to...

     Tuesday, January 30, 2018 - 13:54
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    Video in memory of Hernán Bedoya, Colombian community leader

    T&E strongly condemn the assassination of Hernán Bedoya, Colombian community leader and human rights activist, reportedly by neo-paramilitary group Autodefensas Gaitanisas de Colombia. He was...

     Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 13:51
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    Record surge in renewable energy

    The rapid growth of renewable energy has reached a new milestone, with renewable sources contributing more than two-thirds of new power added to the world’s electricity supply in 2016. The figures...

     Monday, October 30, 2017 - 20:04
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    Stop biofuels that fuel climate change and hunger

    Rainforests are cleared and burned, people are pushed off their land and endangered species such as the orangutans are dying to allow an expansion in production of palm oil and other food-based...

     Friday, October 20, 2017 - 12:27
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    UK must respect the environment post-Brexit

    A new report by T&E has concluded that any preferential access for the United Kingdom to the EU’s internal market must be conditional on the UK agreeing to respect EU environmental standards...

     Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 17:44
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    EU violating standard on environmental justice

    The bodies that enforce the Aarhus Convention, which guarantees public access to information and justice in environmental matters, have ruled that the EU is not compliant with the convention and...

     Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 12:38
  • News

    MEPs express doubts over global aviation CO2 scheme while reforming ETS

    The rising scepticism about a global measure to partially offset aviation emissions was underscored this month with MEPs demanding a review in 2019 of the UN’s voluntary scheme, known as CORSIA....

     Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 17:50
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    Are food-based biofuels the fuels of the future? Watch the video

    As the European Parliament and national governments prepare to take crucial decisions on Europe’s biofuels policy this autumn, T&E is helping policymakers to see more clearly the complex but...

     Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 17:06
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    MEPs vote for more ambitious climate law

    MEPs have backed a more robust climate law than that proposed by the European Commission – sending a sharp message to national governments that they too must support a strong Effort Sharing...

     Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 15:59
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    How to tackle the illegal diesel filter removal 'industry' in Belgium and beyond

    The recent Belgium TV expose has opened a new debate about how “clean” diesel cars really are in the real world and the...

     Monday, July 3, 2017 - 14:35