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November 21st 2018
Although ‘renewable’ and ‘low carbon’ gases are currently hyped as a way to make the gas industry ‘Paris compliant’ by 2050, these gases are neither green nor sustainable. Ahead of the EU Commission announcing its ‘2050 Climate Strategy’, Corporate Europe Observatory released a two-part briefing on the gas lobby's attempts to promote ‘renewable gas’ in the EU strategy.
November 14th 2018
Reacting to a protest letter they received this morning, the Austrian EU Presidency has just cancelled tomorrow’s talks about a controversial proposed EU directive that would create major new obstacles for progressive municipal policies and initiatives. The coalition behind the letter opposing the directive represents over ten million EU citizens.
October 31st 2018
More than 100 civil society organisations and institutions including Corporate Europe Observatory, as well as 25 individual experts, have banded together as Citizens for Science in Pesticide Regulation, a new European coalition launched today, which demands a comprehensive reform of the EU pesticide risk assessment system.